Surprised during the week in the Champions League, Liverpool continued the undefeated Premier League. The Reds defeated Fulham quietly and temporarily took the lead with the Mancunia derby (5:30 pm).
Liverpool did not make the same mistake twice this week. Surprised by the red star Belgrade (2-0) on Tuesday in the Champions League, the Reds did not suffer such disappointment on the 12th day of the Premier League. Against Fulham, Jurgen Klopp's men did everything they could to continue their undefeated run in this championship and put pressure on Manchester City and Chelsea playing this Sunday afternoon. With Liverpool's derby, Liverpool is alone in the lead thanks to Mohamed Salah and Xherdan Shaqiri. Without being obvious, Mersey's club will be able to watch citizens' liberated reactions against Manchester United and Blues against Everton's neighbor. In front of the red light of the Premier League, Sadio Mane was the first to start the hostilities, but Senegal, like his encounter, was deprived of the precision of killing the match (3rd).
End of mission for Jokanovic?
Largely prevailing, Liverpool played a bit of scandal and allowed Cottagers to believe it with two great opportunities for Ryan Sessegnon and Andre Schurrle. The course of the race struck shortly before the break. At the 40th minute on a cross from the right, Mitrovic believes he has cheated on Alison but has been reported offside. The Brazilian goalkeeper chose to play quickly that would benefit Salah who went on to open the score in a counter-express. A hit on the heads of the Londoners who never regained, suffered throughout the second period with a second quick goal (53th). Sergio Rico tried to ward off the unfavorable attacks (65th, 89th), the promoter is in crisis, despite Mercato XXL. In a position that was shot for a few weeks, Slavia Jotanovic certainly lived in his last moments on the Fulham bench, stuck in 5 small points.