Liverpool Saturday with a 5-1 victory at Arsenal’s own position in the Premier League has been strengthened. Number two Spurs fell further behind by a surprising 1-3-thuisnederlaag against Wolverhampton Wanderers. Jürgen Locadia gave Brighton & Hove Albion with a hit in the victory at Everton (1-0).
Liverpool increased its lead on number two Tottenham Hotspur by the big win to nine points. Manchester City on Sunday, with a win at Southampton, on seven points from Liverpool. Arsenal remains fifth and has sixteen points less than Liverpool.
Arsenal was at Anfield from the first minute under pressure. Yet, it was the team of coach Unai Emery, who took the head. Ainsley Maitland-Niles worked the ball in the eleventh minute at the second pole.
The home team was not impressed. Roberto Firmino made in the fourteenth minute, equal, and put the home team in the sixteenth minute, after a good individual action, at 2-1.
Liverpool was not satisfied with that lead and kept pressing on the goal of Arsenal. Sadio Mané increased in the 32nd minute the lead. Mo Salah utilized in injury time of the first half on a penalty kick and ensured that the tension completely out of the race disappeared.
After peace was just one goal for Liverpool, again from a penalty. Firmino made from the dot, his third hit of the contest. Orange-internationals Virgil van Dijk and Georginio Wijnaldum were both with him at Liverpool. Wijnaldum in the 78th minute and replaced by Adam Lallana.
Spurs suffer a surprising defeat at Wembley
The Spurs came against Wolverhampton after a 22-minute lead through a screamer from Harry Kane. The attacker shot the ball from outside the penalty area hard in the intersection. The home team was also after a long time, the better team, but failed even more goals.
On notification of a substitute João Moutinho made Willy Boly eighteen minutes before time, the equalizer for Wolverhampton. By hits of Raúl Jiménez and Hélder Costa in the final stage, the number seven of the Premier League a surprising victory at Wembley.
This brought an end to the chain of victories of the Spurs. The team of coach Mauricio Pochettino had in the last five duels won in the Premier League. Wolverhampton, earlier this month even though Chelsea won, stands firmly in the middle.
Locadia scored again for Brighton
Locadia was on behalf of Brighton & Hove Albion responsible for the only hit in the thuisduel with Everton. From a corner shot the attacker in the 59th minute of the 1-0. The 25-year-old Dutchman was last Wednesday, even though accurate in the match against Arsenal (1-1).
Locadia came out in January of this year on PSV and must have it at the Premier League club primarily with a development this year and wanting to do. He came in almost a year to only 22 official matches and score three goals.
Chris Hughton, coach, Brighton, was happy for Locadia. “Locadia had a bit of luck. But he was in the right place. He is used a lot to score. Here he has a while to wait. I’m happy for him, he has worked hard for it.”
Brighton, where the midfielder Davy Pröpper also the entire contest, participated, took, thanks to the victory away from the bottom places and is now thirteenth. Number ten Everton now only two points more.
Fulham won the degradatieduel with Huddersfield Town. The Serbian Aleksandar Mitrovic made in injury time the only goal: 1-0. Fulham now have four points more than Huddersfield, that latter state. Terence Kongolo had goals at Huddersfield.
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