9/22/2018 Reuters

Salah strikes as Liverpool beat Saints to go top

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah netted his first league goal since Aug. 25 in a 3-0 win over Southampton to send the Reds top of the Premier League.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • 10
    • Wesley Hoedt (OG)
  • 21
    • Joël Matip Goal - Header
  • 34
    • Oriol Romeu Yellow Card
  • 45+3
    • Mohamed Salah Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 45
    • On: James Milner | Off: Xherdan Shaqiri
  • 55
    • On: Joe Gomez | Off: Virgil van Dijk
  • 55
    • On: Stuart Armstrong | Off: Matt Targett
  • 55
    • On: Jan Bednarek | Off: Oriol Romeu
  • 56
    • Mario Lemina Yellow Card
  • 70
    • On: Naby Keita | Off: Georginio Wijnaldum
  • 79
    • On: Charlie Austin | Off: Shane Long
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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LIV
4-2-3-1
  • 13Alisson
  • 26Robertson
  • 4van Dijk
    On: Joe Gomez | Off: Virgil van Dijk
  • 32Matip
  • 66Alexander-Arnold
  • 14Henderson
  • 5Wijnaldum
    On: Naby Keita | Off: Georginio Wijnaldum
  • 9Firmino
  • 23Shaqiri
    On: James Milner | Off: Xherdan Shaqiri
  • 10Mané
  • 11Salah
No. Name
Saves 1
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
55' 12  Joe Gomez
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
32 Joël Matip  21'
Goals 1
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 3 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
70' 8  Naby Keita
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
11 Mohamed Salah  45'+3'
Goals 1
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 3
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Anfield
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 50,965

Match Commentary

90'+3' Match ends, Liverpool 3, Southampton 0.
90'+3' Second Half ends, Liverpool 3, Southampton 0.
90'+2' Offside, Liverpool. Sadio Mané tries a through ball, but Mohamed Salah is caught offside.

Match Stats

LIV
SOU

Possession

61% 39%

Shots (on Goal)

12 (4)
7 (1)
LIV SOU
7 Fouls 10
0 Yellow Cards 2
0 Red Cards 0
4 Offsides 1
5 Corner Kicks 4
1 Saves 1

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Manchester City 9 +23 23
2 Liverpool 9 +13 23
3 Chelsea 9 +13 21
4 Arsenal 9 +11 21
5 Tottenham Hotspur 9 +9 21
6 AFC Bournemouth 9 +4 17
7 Watford 9 +1 16
8 Everton 9 +3 15
9 Wolverhampton Wanderers 9 +1 15
10 Manchester United 9 -1 14
11 Leicester City 9 0 12
12 Brighton & Hove Albion 9 -3 11
13 Burnley 9 -7 8
14 West Ham United 9 -6 7
15 Crystal Palace 9 -6 7
16 Southampton 9 -8 6
17 Cardiff City 9 -11 5
18 Fulham 9 -14 5
19 Huddersfield Town 9 -14 3
20 Newcastle United 9 -8 2

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