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Liverpool have continued their steady run towards the first league title 30 years ago, and yesterday they won their 26th in the Premier League this season, when they beat West Ham 3-2 in a match in the 27th round of the competition.
Liverpool are only 12 points away from crowning the Gal missed for years and years, but the Reds’ team with exceptional performance this season has put themselves in a position of more than strong to achieve the club’s first Premier League title and first Premier League title since 1990.
Although West Ham entered the game in eighteenth place in the table and without a win in the last 7 games, only collecting two points, but the London club presented a big match against the leader and currently dominating English football, and scored two goals in the stronghold of Liverpool to end a series that extended from Beginning last December, Liverpool witnessed keeping their nets clean without receiving any goals at Anfield Stadium in the Premier League, since the Everton match on the fourth of December 2019.
Liverpool received two goals in the first 54 minutes of play yesterday, which is the largest number received by the team during the last 11 league games (one goal).
English right back Trent Alexander Arnold starred in his making two of his team’s 3 goals in the match, raising his record from goalmaking to 12, and becoming the first defender in the history of the Premier League to make more than 10 goals for two consecutive seasons (12 in the 18/19 season and 12 in the 19 season / 20).
The Egyptian star Mohamed Salah scored one of Liverpool’s three goals (the second goal) to maintain his habit of brilliance against the Hummers team, recording 6 goals and making two goals in the last 6 games he played against the London club in the Premier League.
With this victory, Liverpool managed to lift its Premier League win streak to 18 consecutive matches, equaling the record set for Manchester City, to be the longest winning streak in the history of the Premier League.
Liverpool equaled its record by winning 21 consecutive matches at Anfield and Blogger in 1972, the largest number of consecutive victories for a team at home in the Premier League competition.
David Moyes failed to break his contract as a coach at Anfield, which he visited as a coach with 4 different rival teams for the Reds (Everton, Manchester United, Sunderland and West Ham United), receiving a loss of 8 and equaling in the same number between 16 visits.
West Ham’s poor record continued at Anfield, which saw the team win only one of the last 46 league matches between the two teams in the Reds stronghold, and West Ham lost 34 games during these matches, receiving a total of 100 goals.