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Liverpool Vs Newcastle: Klopp Reacts As Reds Escape Another Defeat

 

Liverpool Vs Newcastle: Klopp Reacts As Reds Escape Another Defeat
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Liverpool responded well to a Newcastle first-half goal to grab a vital three point in the English Premier League.

Newcastle had opened a lead against Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday night, netting a 38 minutes goal in the first half to unsettle the Reds.

Liverpool, however, equalized and eventually won the game, lifting the manager, Jurgen Klopp’s side.

Naija News understands that new £60m striker, Alexander Isak scored Newcastle’s goal before half-time. Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino, however, renewed the Reds’ hope with his third goal of the season to equalise at Anfield.

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Liverpool was on the verge of recording its second defeat in the league when Fabio Carvalho‘s extra effort gave the home side all three points with a 98th-minute goal.

The English Premier League match ended 2-1 in favour of Liverpool and Klopp was grateful after all.

The German manager named youngster, Harvey Elliott as ‘the best player on the pitch during the dramatic victory.

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Naija News understands that the referee added 5 minutes of stoppage time but waited until the 99th, after Liverpool had gotten the win, to end the game.

The development had generated a barrage of reactions on and off social media.

Reacting to the win, Klopp said: “This is the best way to win a football game. I think that we scored after 90+8 is the perfect response. I’m really happy about that.”

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Giving his remark on Elliott and Carvalho, Klopp added: “Harvey was the best player on the pitch, without a shadow of a doubt. It was nice to see him pick up from where he was before the bad injury.

“Fabio, what a boy. What a player. I am pretty sure he will want to have that feeling more often and I am pretty sure if he keeps working, he will have it more.”