Premier League: Liverpool prevails over Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-1 after recovering from a 0-1 deficit

LIVERPOOL. Liverpool managed to turn the table against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

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LIVERPOOL. Liverpool managed to turn the table against Wolverhampton Wanderers. It was Wolverhampton Wanderers to score first with a goal from P. Neto. However, later Liverpool found the way to turn the table scoring 3 consecutive goals with S. Mane (24′), M. Salah (84′) and A. Robertson (89′). Liverpool was vastly superior ball possession (63%) was among the key factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool on Sunday and it started at 4:00 pm local time. The referee was Anthony Taylor who had the assistance of Gary Beswick and Adam Nunn. The 4th official was Tony Harrington. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant around 17.9 degrees Celsius or 64.13 Fahrenheit. Humidity was up to 71%.​

Match Statistics

Liverpool was in firm control of the ball 63% while Wolverhampton Wanderers was struggling with a 37% ball possession.

Liverpool was more aggressive with 63 dangerous attacks and 29 shots of which 7 were on target. Which is one of the reasons Liverpool won the match.

Liverpool shot 29 times, 7 on target, 22 off target. On the opposite side, Wolverhampton Wanderers shot 7 times, 5 on target, 2 off target.

Cards

Liverpool received 1 yellow card (J. Matip). On the opposite side, No yellow cards were issued to Wolverhampton Wanderers.

After playing this encounter, Liverpool will have 89 points to stay in the 2nd place. On the opposite side, Wolverhampton Wanderers will stay with 51 points to stay in the 8th place.

Match Events

  • 3'
    3'

    P. Neto

    R. Jimenez

  • 22'
    22'

    Hwang Hee-Chan

    P. Neto

  • 24'
    24'

    S. Mane

    Thiago

  • 46'
    46'

    J. Milner

    Thiago

  • 46'
    46'

    J. Ruddy

    Jose Sa

  • 46'
    46'

    J. Matip

  • 50'
    50'

    S. Mané (Goal Disallowed)

  • 58'
    58'

    M. Salah

    Diogo Jota

  • 70'
    70'

    R. Firmino

    N. Keita

  • 84'
    84'

    M. Salah

  • 89'
    89'

    A. Robertson

  • 90'
    90'

    Trincao

    L. Dendoncker

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Liverpool: Formation and Lineups

Liverpool started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

The manager Jürgen Klopp chose to play with the following team: Alisson (7.2), Trent Alexander-Arnold (7.6), Joël Matip (8.1), Ibrahima Konaté (7.1), Andrew Robertson (7.8), Naby Keïta (6.8), Jordan Henderson (7.0), Thiago Alcântara (7.4), Diogo Jota (6.6), Sadio Mané (8.0) and Luis Díaz (6.6).

Substitutes

Liverpool made 3 changes: Thiago for J. Milner (46′), Diogo Jota for M. Salah (58′) and N. Keita for R. Firmino (70′).

Top player: Joël Matip

Probably the most impressive player in Liverpool was Joël Matip even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is (8.1) with 63 passes (90% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 10 duels out of 12.

Wolverhampton Wanderers: Formation and Lineups

Wolverhampton Wanderers started with a 3-5-2 line-up (3-5-2).

On the opposite side, Bruno Miguel Silva do Nascimento played with: José Sá (6.6), Willy Boly (7.2), Conor Coady (7.1), Toti Gomes (6.9), Jonny Otto (7.3), Leander Dendoncker (6.6), Rúben Neves (6.5), João Moutinho (6.8), Rayan Aït Nouri (7.0), Raúl Jiménez (8.0) and Pedro Neto.

Substitutes

Wolverhampton Wanderers made 3 changes: P. Neto for Hwang Hee-Chan (22′), Jose Sa for J. Ruddy (46′) and L. Dendoncker for Trincao (90′).

Top player: Raúl Jiménez

The player who no doubt impressed Wolverhampton Wanderers the most was Raúl Jiménez.

His rating is (8.0) with 24 passes (79% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 9.

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