Download Liverpool vs Arsenal 5-1 2018/19 Highlights
Liverpool extended their business lead near the top of the Premier Group to an imposing 9 factors with a devastating attacking dismissal of Arsenal in Anfield – with hat- technique hero Roberto Firmino the motivation.
Arsenal took the lead following just 11 minutes when Ainsley Maitland-Niles slid in at the much post to score from Alex Iwobi’s cross – nonetheless it was a fake dawn for Unai Emery’s side.
Liverpool, lifted after name rivals Tottenham’s house defeat by Wolves previous, responded with an explosive screen that saw them 4-1 up by the interval and on the method to extending their unbeaten group set you back 20 games.
Firmino took benefit of Arsenal’s defensive confusion to quickly equalise then slalom former a posse of defenders to put Liverpool in front after Lucas Torreira lost possession, all in the space of two minutes.
Sadio Mane extended Liverpool’s lead after 32 moments when Andrew Robertson’s long cross exposed Arsenal after they needlessly conceded a corner.
Mohamed Salah then effectively ended the contest from the penalty spot in first-half stoppage time, having been fouled by Sokratis.
Liverpool cruised to close out the get in the second fifty percent, Firmino completing his hat-trick from the location after 65 a few minutes following Sead Kolasinac’s force on Dejan Lovren.