In a 7-0 victory over Man Utd, Gakpo and Nunez each score twice. A Forest comeback stops Everton. All three of Liverpool’s starting front three score twice. As the Reds turned back the clock and put on their greatest performance of the year at a boisterous Anfield. Defeating Manchester United 7-0 and boosting Jurgen Klopp’s team’s chances of finishing in the top four. Liverpool In Seventh Heaven After Salah Double
United experienced their joint worst loss in history as a result of Liverpool’s largest triumph in league history. The game was open and equal for the opening 40 minutes before Cody Gakpo grab Andrew Robertson’s exquisite vertical ball. Cut inside, and past David De Gea with a curling shot to give Liverpool the lead.
Liverpool In Seventh Heaven After Salah Double
Liverpool extended the advantage 89 seconds after the halftime break. When Darwin Nunez headed home a cross from Harvey Elliott, dashign United’s hopes of a comeback.
Less than four minutes later, Gakpo scored from a tight angle after Mohamed Salah had charm Lisandro Martinez down the Liverpool right before passing the ball to him. On the 66th minute, Salah scored a decisive goal off a Liverpool counterattack to make it 4-0.
Before Salah added a sixth, Nunez headed Liverpool’s fifth goal and his second of the game. With his 129th Premier League goal, the Egyptian overtook Robbie Fowler as the club’s all time highest scorer in the league.
Pos Team Pl GD Pts
1 ARS 26 +34 63
2 MCI 26 +41 583
3 MUN 25 +6 49
4 TOT 26 +10 45
5 LIV 25 +19 42
6 NEW 24 +18 41