Liverpool defeated Manchester United and returned to first place in the Premier League

Ливерпуль победил МЮ и вернулся на первое место в АПЛ

Take Shaqiri helped Liverpool beat Manchester United

Liverpool Central was completed the 17th round of Premier League between the local team and the guests from Manchester.

Liverpool and Manchester United met in the Central confrontation of the 17th round of the English Premier League.

From the first minutes of the meeting of the initiative seized by the home team. Wards Klopp showed high speed and in a manner peculiar to himself trying to put pressure on his opponent’s half of the field. All this bore fruit in the 24th minute Fabinho found a gorgeous pass to mané, but the Senegalese managed less effectively to control the ball and send it into the goal De GEA.




“Red devils”, showing not particularly attractive football, managed to equalize 10 minutes later – Lingard took advantage of the mistake of Alisson.




In the second half, nothing changed – Liverpool dominated the field, Manchester continued to play the second number.

The key moment of the match was a substitute appearance Shaqiri, who scored two goals and set the final score in the match.

First, the Swiss were in the right place at the right time and receiving the ball picking the ball up in the penalty area, shot under the crossbar.




But after 7 minutes Xherdan scored a brace with a shot from the penalty area. The ball ricocheted off the defenders and flew into the net, David De GEA was helpless.




Thus, Liverpool won, Manchester United with the score 3:1 and returned to first place in the standings of the Premier League. In the asset “red” is now 45 points. The United in turn, 26 points and sixth position.

Liverpool – Manchester United 3:1
: Manet, 24, Shaqiri, 73, 81 – Lingard, 33

Liverpool: Alisson – Clyne, Lovren, Van Dyck, Robertson – Fabinho, Wijnaldum, Keita (Shaqiri, 70) – Salah, Roberto Firmino, Manet (Henderson 84)

Manchester United: De GEA – Bailly, LindelEf, Darmian – Dalat (Fellaini, 46), Herrera (Martial, 79), Martin, Lingard (Mat 85), Young Lukaku, Rashford

Warning: Dalat, Lukaku

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