Liverpool beat Leicester
Liverpool left it late to beat Leicester on Sunday.
A James Milner injury-time penalty maintained Liverpool’s perfect start to the Premier League season.
Leicester drew level at Anfield via a James Maddison goal, after Sadio Mane fired Liverpool ahead in the first half.
Prior to Man City’s match with Wolves on Sunday, Liverpool are eight points clear in first place.
Liverpool 2 – Leicester 1
Liverpool stats after their 8th Premier League win of the year
Liverpool have won 17 Premier League games in a row.
Liverpool are unbeaten at home for 2 years and 5 months. That’s 44 league games at Anfield.
That run includes 33 wins and 10 draws, which is the longest current unbeaten run in the top five European leagues.
Trolling Everton & Manchester United
While Liverpool’s biggest challengers this season are Man City, the club’s eternal rivals will always be Everton and Man United.
Everton were also in action on Saturday, as the Toffees lost 1-0 away at Burnley.
Another terrible day for Marco Silva was capped with Seamus Coleman’s red card.
Everton are 17th in the league with only 7 points from 8 games.
That’s lead to the following trolling stat.
If Everton gave City all their points, we’d still be sat top of the league.
— Joe ob (@joe4444_) October 5, 2019
Man United are in action on Sunday against Newcastle at St James’ Park.
The Red Devils head to Tyneside sitting 11th in the division with 9 points on the board.
Prior to the Magpies clash, Liverpool fans are enjoying the following comparison to Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s Old Trafford record.
Since Ole Gunnar Solskjaer was appointed as Manchester United boss, Liverpool have won the same number as Premier League matches (17) as United have won points.
— Colin Millar (@Millar_Colin) October 5, 2019