Roberto Firmino last night in their EPL Matchday24 helped his team Liverpool record their 23rd win in 24league games. Liverpool has been very exceptional in the league this season, they are yet to lose a match in the 2019/20 season. It seems the title chase of the Reds for 30 years is finally coming to an end.
They traveled to the Molineux and claimed all three points from the encounter. Reds captain Jordan Henderson scored first goal in the first 8 minute of the game to put his team in front. The goal came from Trent Alexander-Arnold’s corner. Liverpool were first forced to make first half sub as Sadio Mane sustained an injury in the 32nd minute of the game.
The home side were not relenting as their skipper gave them an equalizer in the 51st minute of the game to level the scores. Things went in favor of the Liverpool side as Roberto Firmino drilled home the winner with six minutes left on the clock. Diogo Jota when came in the second half of the game would have leveled the scores again but he scrolled up a glorious chance to give Wolves a point in stoppage time.
Roberto Firmino, Savior of the Day
The Reds, who have won their past 14 league games, are the third team to go 40 games unbeaten in the Premier League. Liverpool were arguably put under more pressure here at a vibrant Molineux than at any time in the Premier League this season but the champions-elect did what champions do and found a way to get the job done. Roberto Firmino became the savior of the day after the late minute goal to give his team victory at the end.
Only Manchester United so have so far has has managed to share points with Liverpool this season in the English Premier League. Wolves were not doubt organized, and they played without fearbut still loss [in the end. Jimenez and Traore gave the Liverpool defense enough threat in the game, the qualities and power of Adama Traore was put to action.
Adama Traore’s power and pace gave Andrew Robertson a very uncomfortable night while Jimenez has developed into a striker of the highest class. Wolves can now regard themselves rightfully as a force in the Premier League. They are entertaining and superbly coached. This is a team that is here to stay in the upper reaches.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp commenting on the game:
“We changed the system two or three times, we calmed it down. We had incredible chances in the first half and then at the end it was a magic moment from Bobby. “The boys are human. It was a little bit up and down. We had discussion on the pitch, there was stuff to improve but set-pieces can bring us back in the game, a good bit of skill can bring us back in the game.
Wolves were really strong but it’s clear we could settle again. “You just have to find a way to win and have someone who makes the perfect decision and that was Bobby again.” Added the Liverpool manager.
Wolves boss Nuno Espirito Santo commenting on the game:
“It was a good game. We played well. There is nothing to be disappointed about. Getting the momentum was important. “We defended well, we were well organised. This is what we want. We want to compete and keep on growing. “We had in the last moment of the game [the chance to equalise]. It’s about creating. Things will come naturally. “I’m happy when we perform well. We faced a fantastic team. This is the standards we want.”