LONDON (REUTERS) – Liverpool’s spluttering assault burst back to life to help the heroes re-visitation of winning ways with an ordering 3-1 triumph at Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Thursday (Jan 28).
Objectives from Roberto Firmino, Trent Alexander-Arnold and Sadio Mane covered a predominant showcase by Juergen Klopp’s side whose first group win since Dec 19 sent them back into the best four.
Firmino’s work in first-half stoppage time finished Liverpool’s fruitless run of 482 minutes without an alliance objective.
Alexander-Arnold multiplied their lead in the 47th moment before Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg lashed in his first objective for Tottenham a moment later to give the hosts trust.
With Tottenham’s safeguard disentangling, Mane struck again for Liverpool in the 65th moment and there was no returning for Jose Mourinho’s side who lost charm Harry Kane to injury.
Liverpool’s seventh progressive success over Spurs in all rivalries moved into fourth spot with 37 focuses from 20 games, four focuses behind pioneers Manchester City who have played a game less.
Tottenham, who might have gone above Liverpool with a success, stay 6th with 33 focuses.