Liverpool picked up a hard fought 1-0 win over Everton. The match winner came late in the match when Sadio Mane struck for gold in the 90th minute plus four to lift the Reds into second place with 37 points.
EPL match summary: “Sadio Mane struck a stoppage-time goal to claim victory for Liverpool in the Merseyside derby.
In a frenetic first half at Goodison Park, dominated by an industrious home side, Ramires Funes Mori had the best chance, steering a free header wide from an Everton corner.
After the break Liverpool were in the ascendancy, with Roberto Firmino denied when through on goal by Maarten Stekelenburg, who later went off injured.
Funes Mori had another headed chance but directed it straight at Simon Mignolet, while Stekelenburg’s replacement, Joel Robles, saved well from Firmino’s volley.
The winner came in the fourth minute of added time when Mane reacted fastest to Daniel Sturridge’s shot hitting a post.
The result moves Liverpool to second, six points behind Chelsea. Everton are ninth.”
Chelsea sits in the catbird seat with 43 points. Liverpool is second with 37 and Man Shitty is third with 36. My Gunners are fourth with 34 and Tottenham is fifth with 33 points. Manchester United is sixth with 30 points.