In the Central match of the 25th round of the championship of England «Liverpool» beat «Tottenham» 2:0. Victory brought «red» to fourth place. Spurs remain in second place.
Liverpool: Mignolet, Clyne, Matip, Lukas (Klavan, 82), Milner, Henderson, Lallana, Wijnaldum, Manet (Arnold, 90), Robert Firmin, Philippe Coutinho (Emre Can, 77)
Tottenham: Lloris, Walker, Alderweireld, Dyer, Davies, Eriksen (Winks, 68), Wanyama, Dembele (Sissoko, 77), Allie, Son Heung-Min (Janssen, 82), Kane
It was expected that the match between the teams of the leading group will be tight, but it turned out otherwise. The hosts were stronger than the Londoners.
On 16 minutes, Wijnaldum gives a great pass. Sadio mane has escaped from the defender, went one on one and opened the score 1:0. On 18 minutes, Manet broke into the penalty area and passed the ball. Lallana struck under the crossbar, Lloris came to the rescue. Firmino struck — the goalkeeper again parried the ball. Manet finished the ball into the net 2:0.
On the 21st and 23rd minutes Manet could have scored twice more.But then he flashed and parried the ball away.