The Reds have not scored a victory at Anfield since the start of 2021 in all competitions.
Liverpool ended 8 matches without winning at Anfield, after suffering 6 losses and two draws.
Thanks to winning today’s match, Liverpool reached the point of 2000 in the history of their Premier League participation, to become the fourth after Manchester United, Arsenal and Chelsea.
Ole Watkins opened the scoring for the Feylings, while Mohamed Salah and Alexander Arnold scored Liverpool’s goals.
A victory that brought Liverpool to fourth place with 52 points, while Villas balance stopped at 44 points, which he remained tenth.
Salah ended the curse of the absence of scoring for Liverpool at Anfield, as the team missed the scoring for 12 hours and 44 minutes in the English Premier League before Salah’s goal.
Salah has risen to the top scorer in the English Premier League with 19 goals, Tottenham striker Harry Kane.
Salah raised his goalscoring tally to 28 goals this season in all competitions, as his second best scoring season with the Reds after his first season.
Salah led the Liverpool attack, alongside Roberto Firmino and Diogo Jota, while Juergen Klopp kept Senegalese Sadio Mane on the bench.
Dean Smith pushed Mahmoud Hassan Trezeguet as a key player after his brilliance in the last match against Fulham, and Ahmed Al-Mohammadi remained on the bench.
Attacking trio led by Mohamed Salah
Widow’s Shoe, Roberto Fermino
Mane is on the bench
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Description of the match
In the 13th minute, Mohamed Salah almost opened the goals of the match after a mistake by defender Tyrone Mings, so the Egyptian wing was alone with the goalkeeper and shot a ball past the left post.
Liverpool’s attempts continued, so Alexander Arnold hit a steady ball saved by goalkeeper Martinez with the tips of his fingers and turned it to a corner in the 31st minute.
Salah returned to threaten the Villans goal with a shot from outside the penalty area, which went wide in the 35th minute.
Two minutes before the end of the first half, Oli Watkins snatched the goal for Villa.
The excitement of the first half did not end, as Roberto Firmino scored the equalizer in the third minute of time instead of lost, but the video technique canceled it out of offside.
Liverpool’s pressure continued to tie, so Diogo Jota hit a powerful ball from the left side inside the penalty area, which Martinez followed, followed by Salah with a header and lodged the net, announcing a tie in the 57th minute.
Trezeguet almost responded quickly to Salah’s goal after 5 minutes, and Watkins passed a long ball to Trezeguet, who hit the face of the outer foot, so his ball collided with the left post and tried to follow it with a header, but found the outside net for Allison’s goal.
In the 79th minute, Trezeguet fell to the ground after grabbing his knee after an intervention by Arnold, he went out to receive treatment and then returned to the field, but he could not complete the match and came out as a substitute in the 81st minute and Jacob Ramsey replaced him.
In the first minute of time, instead of stoppage, Alexander Arnold scored the deadly goal for the Reds with a missile shot from outside the penalty area to the left of the goalkeeper.
Anwar Al-Ghazi almost snatched the equalizer in the fourth minute of the time, instead of lost, but his header passed next to the post.
In the fifth minute of time instead of wasted, substitute Sadio Mane wasted a goal achieved by the goalkeeper completely alone, The referee ended the meeting with the Reds’ final victory at Anfield.