Pacesetters and English Premier League (EPL) 2019-20 title contenders Liverpool conceded an early goal against visiting Newcastle at Anfield on Sunday. And scoring the unlikely goal was Dutch defender Jetro Willems, who produced a rocket strike from just inside the box. (More Football News)
Ghanaian Christian Atsu worked the ball to Willems on the left flank, then the Dutchman beat Trent Alexander-Arnold by cutting and let the ball fly, curling and beating a diving Reds goalkeeper Adrian to the far corner.
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Watch seventh-minute strike here:
A rocket from Jetro Willems!— GIBET | Gillionaire (@mygibet) September 14, 2019
Newcastle lead at Anfield! pic.twitter.com/9ysukVZDYF
Sadio Mane leveled the score 21 minutes later with a sublime finish from an Andrew Robertson set-up. Then, Senegal forward gave Jurgen Klopp's side a deserved lead with a lucky flick from a Roberto Firmino through pass.
Os reds empataram com Sadio Mané:pic.twitter.com/udz7iEuqgj— Liverpool Supporters Brasil (@LFCSBrasil) September 14, 2019
Thats what Bobby Firminos all aboutðÂÂÂÂÂÂðÂÂÂÂ¥ðÂÂÂÂ¥ only on the pitch a minute & the weight of pass after him & Fabinho win the ball back is sublime #LIVNEW #bobbyfirminomakesthedifferencepic.twitter.com/y4X6ZsOmqD— JayLFC (@Jasonbranagan11) September 14, 2019
As things stand, Liverpool continue to lead the points table with 15 points in the gameweek five. Liverpool are unbeaten at Anfield since April 2017.