Liverpool has been one of the teams to beat in the recent seasons. They have been rejuvenated under the able guidance of Jurgen Klopp. The team has been gifting its fans some exceptional brand of football. This year has also been no different.
LFC is in hot pursuit of the Premier League. They are chasing Manchester City and are hoping to topple them in the long run. The boys of LFC seemed to be very much focused as they keep on winning games after games. LFC met with one of the elite clubs of the league recently- Manchester United.
It was expected to be a high voltage clash with LFC desperate for the win. The game started at a great pace. Both the teams looked eager to go for the kill. Unfortunately, United could not hold their A-game for long.
The team succumbed to the continuous pressure from the LFC boys. LFC kept on attacking at the United goal, putting them back in their half. The attacks soon paid rich dividends as Luis Diaz scored in the fifth minute of the game. After this goal was scored, it was Liverpool all the way. Let us learn more about the match in detail below.
Liverpool Cruise To 4-0 Against Manchester United
Liverpool opened the floodgates right after the first goal was scored. Mohammad Salah scored twice in the twenty-second and eighty-fifth minutes to ensure victory for LFC.
Sadio Mane chipped in at the sixty-eighth minute of the match to add insult to the injuries of the Red Devils.
This was a much-needed boost for LFC. Liverpool has now taken the top spot from Manchester City with seventy-six points from thirty-two games.
Manchester City has a game in hand and will be playing Brighton & Hove Albion on Wednesday.