Liverpool stretched their undefeated Premier League run to 11 video games, after they thrashed a helpless Swansea aspect 5-Zero at Anfield. Coutinho’s sixth minute stunner was adopted by a second-half blitz; with two objectives from Firminio, and one every from each
Jurgen Klopp made 4 adjustments to the aspect that drew Three-Three to Arsenal.
Salah received the ball in midfield and despatched Firminio away, the Brazilian did nicely initially getting previous the challenges of each Mawson and Fernandez, nevertheless, he then dallied on the ball for too lengthy and screwed his shot large of Fabianski’s purpose.
Liverpool had the primary actual alternative of the second-half within the 50th minute. Firminio fed Salah on the proper, earlier than the Egyptian reduce onto his favoured left foot and launched a low shot, however it was straight at Fabianski and the Pole made a routine cease.
Only a minute later and Jurgen Klopp’s aspect lastly prolonged their lead. Coutinho’s free-kick from the left sailed to the again put up and located the unmarked Firminio who volleyed in his first purpose of the sport.
63 – Roberto Firmino has been instantly concerned in additional objectives in all comps for Liverpool underneath Jurgen Klopp than another participant (38 objectives, 25 assists). Thriving. pic.twitter.com/fcuu5MixNr
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) December 26, 2017
13 minutes later and Alexander-Arnold scored his first Premier League purpose. The 19-year-old reacted first to Mawson’s clearing header, operating onto the ball contained in the Swans’ field earlier than thundering a shot in off the crossbar.
Only a minute later and Firmino scored his second and Liverpool’s fourth of the sport. Salah discovered area inside Swansea’s field and selflessly rolled the ball to an unmarked Firmino who was left with a easy end.
Quickly after and Jurgen Klopp determined to take of the instrumental pairing of Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino for Dominic Solanke and Adam Lallana.
The outcome was by no means actually unsure after Coutinho had curled Liverpool into the lead within the first-half. Swansea struggled to create any significant alternatives all through the 90 minutes, and their defence couldn’t take care of Liverpool’s scintillating attacking play, particularly after they’d drained within the second-half. Jurgen Klopp can be ecstatic with each the efficiency and the outcome which lifts his aspect again as much as fourth within the league.