Diogo Jota struck a late winner for Liverpool because the Premier League champions got here from behind to defeat West Ham and make historical past at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp’s males are actually extremely unbeaten of their final SIXTY-TWO Premier League residence video games (W51 D11) – equalling their longest ever unbeaten residence run (63 between February 1978 and December 1980) set when Reds icon Bob Paisley was in cost.
The hosts began brightly however it was the Hammers who struck first by way of Pablo Fornals.
Gomez headed straight to Spaniard as he tried to clear a cross and Fornals drove residence off the put up with 10 minutes gone.
Regardless of dominating possession, Liverpool struggled to carve out clear-cut alternatives after conceding.
Jordan Henderson did drive narrowly vast and Andrew Robertson volleyed over however there have been no openings for his or her forwards till Mohamed Salah gained a penalty simply earlier than the interval.
The Egypt worldwide went down after being clipped on the ankles by Arthur Masuaku and the Egyptian took benefit as he stepped as much as make it 1-1 from the spot.
Liverpool thought they’d claimed the lead with simply over 10 minutes remaining when substitute Jota turned in a free ball however VAR intervened.
The Portuguese ahead had pounced after Lukasz Fabianski saved a shot from Sadio Mane however, after a prolonged delay that finally noticed referee Kevin Buddy make use of the monitor, the aim was dominated out for a foul.
Moments later, nevertheless, Jota obtained his aim after being teed up by Xherdan Shaqiri to fireside residence from shut vary and seal the victory for his aspect.