Five things we learnt from Liverpool 2-1 West Brom
It was job done in the end for Liverpool after they beat West Brom 2-1 at Anfield this evening.
The Reds scored the opener through Sadio Mane after a well-worked team move saw the Senegalese international hit a fine volley across the front of Baggies ‘keeper Ben Foster before Philippe Coutinho scored the second.
The Brazilian was the best player on the pitch and his goal summed up his performance. He cut inside two West Brom defenders before driving a shot low into the corner at the near post to put the Reds in control going into half-time.
They then had chances to kill the game off and could have ended up ruing missing them when West Brom nicked a goal back with ten minutes to play, ensuring a nervy finish, but the men from Anfield did manage to see the game out.
Their title challenge is well and truly still on, then, and here are FIVE things we learned from the game…