Liverpool closing in on fourth place after unimaginable 7-0 win over Manchester United
Liverpool stormed to an unimaginable 7-0 win over Manchester United at Anfield within the Premier League on Sunday night.
Erik ten Hag’s facet gained the Carabao Cup final weekend to finish a trophy drought relationship again to 2017, however got here into this match 10 factors forward of their north-west rivals.
Their current kind made them favourites for this match, however Liverpool took the lead two minutes earlier than half-time by way of January signing Cody Gakpo.
Nonetheless, although, there was little signal of what was to return because the Reds went in with a slender benefit on the break.
However within the second half, all the pieces went fallacious for United as Liverpool made it 2-0 after which 3-0 inside 5 minutes of the restart.
Darwin Nunez netted the primary of these after 47 minutes, with Gakpo getting his second shortly afterwards.
Mohamed Salah scored twice in a while, Nunez netted his second and Roberto Firmino added a seventh two minutes from time to spherical off an unimaginable victory for Jurgen Klopp’s facet.
The large win sees Liverpool transfer as much as fifth and the Reds are simply three factors behind fourth-place Tottenham, with a recreation in hand over Antonio Conte’s facet. Newcastle are some extent behind Klopp’s facet in sixth, having performed one fewer fixture.
United, in the meantime, stay in third spot. Ten Hag’s facet are actually 9 behind Manchester Metropolis and 14 adrift of leaders Arsenal, with a recreation in hand over each groups.