Liverpool regain top spot with late Alderweireld own goal

Liverpool regain top spot with late Alderweireld own goal
Source: Wires
Date: 31-03-2019 Time: 05:03:08:pm
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Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah celebrates after Tottenham’s Toby Alderweireld scored an own goal and Liverpool’s second. Photograph: Paul Childs/Action Images via Reuters

Toby Alderweireld's late own goal gave Liverpool a dramatic win over Tottenham as they moved back to the top of the Premier League.

Roberto Firmino's first-half header from Andrew Robertson's superb cross gave the home side the lead.

Tottenham. who remain third, levelled when Lucas Moura swept in Christian Eriksen's pass after the break.

But Alderweireld turned the ball past his own goalkeeper Hugo Lloris to give Jurgen Klopp's side a vital win.


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