Liverpool are in the lead with Firmino’s deadly goal against Tottenham

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Liverpool settled Tottenham Hotspur with a dramatic scenario, 2-1, in the match at Anfield Stadium this evening, Wednesday, in the climax of the 13th round of the English Premier League.

Liverpool opened the scoring in the 26th minute, with its striker Mohamed Salah, who hit a powerful ball that hit Aldererfield’s foot and tricked goalkeeper Lloris and settled into the net.

Tottenham adjusted the score in the 33rd minute, after a remarkable start from Lu Celso from midfield, who passed a perfect ball to Son, who was alone with goalkeeper Alison and hit the ball, scoring the equalizer.

Liverpool scored a deadly goal in the 90th minute, after Firmino climbed across from a corner kick, hitting a powerful header that landed inside Lloris ‘net, announcing the Reds’ 2-1 victory.

With that result, Liverpool rose to the top of the table with 28 points, while Tottenham stuck at 25 points, dropping to second place.

Jurgen Klopp, Liverpool coach, expressed his great happiness with his team’s victory.

“We played a good game against the counterattack monster, and our possession of the ball shows that we played very well, yes, they scored a goal and they had two chances, and apart from that, we dominated the match,” Klopp said in comments after the match. Three points are badly deserved, and I’m happy. ”

He added: “For me, Tottenham’s goal is offside. They saw the shot 20 times, but when I saw it, I found it offside. There is no one to blame, and the best way to defend against Tottenham is to keep the ball all the time.”

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