“Red Army” Liverpool in the 14th round of the Premier League , although Salah’s goal in the first half to equalize the score, but in the final stage of the second half, it was kicked by the opponent, and finally at Anfield Stadium. They lost 1-2 to the relegation zone team Leeds United, and Liverpool also lost to a team in the relegation zone for the first time since March 2012.
Only 4 minutes into the campaign, Rodrigo scored a goal to help Leeds United get a fantastic start 1-0. In the 14th minute, Robertson made a pass from the left side of the penalty area, and Salah hit the goal from the back point to help Liverpool equalize 1-1.
However, in the final stage of the second half, Bamford made the ball and Somerville made a low shot from the left side of the penalty area. In the end, Leeds United defeated Liverpool 2-1.
Liverpool are currently 9th in the standings with 16 points, 8 points away from the top four and 15 points behind Arsenal, who have returned to the top spot. Liverpool have lost five of their 18 games in all major competitions this season. In addition, Liverpool lost only 4 of the 63 games they participated in last season, and their unbeaten record of 22 wins and 7 draws at home was also ended.
Liverpool manager Klopp said in an interview after the game: “This is definitely a setback for the team, we conceded a very strange goal at the beginning, and the equalizer did not bring any safety to the team. Feeling. We lost a lot of the ball even though we kept trying to control the tempo of the game.”
Klopp also said, “Maybe some players are overused, the same players are playing a game all the time, and they are the only three strikers we have left, but we still have to fight, this is what we need to do.”