Liverpool today effortlessly took the measure of Leeds United in a make-up game of the nineteenth match day in the Premier League. It won 6-0 at home. With the win, Liverpool easily remains in the footsteps of leader Manchester City.
A dominant Liverpool already got a penalty after 15 minutes after a handball from Stuart Dallas. Mohamed Salah scored simply from the spot. On the half hour, Joel Matip (30.) was able to double the score on the advice of Mohamed Salah again.
After a foul on Sadio Mane, the ball went on the spot for Liverpool moments later. Mohamed Salah (35.) again did not hesitate and made it 3-0.
Liverpool then went looking for the fourth goal, but it only fell ten minutes before time via Sadio Mané (80.), who put the 4-0 on the board on Henderson’s instructions. Mané (90+1) took care of the 5-0 in added time. In the 93rd minute, captain Van Dijk made it 6-0.
Divock Origi came in five minutes before the end of the winning camp. The win puts Liverpool three points behind leader Manchester City. Leeds are only 15th, three points above the relegation zone.