Analysis – Four things learned from Liverpool 2-1 Tottenham

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - MARCH 31: Mohamed Salah of Liverpool celebrates during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on March 31, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)

Liverpool needed a last minute own goal to secure a 2-1 win over Tottenham at Anfield.

In a scintillating first half of football, Liverpool were the happier as Roberto Firmino’s header meant they were leading at the break.

They threatened to add to that tally in the second half with a number of chances that they came close to converting.

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, GERMANY - MAY 01: Maurizio Sarri, Manager of Chelsea speaks to the media during a Chelsea press conference ahead of the UEFA Europa League semi-final second leg match between Chelsea and Eintracht Frankfurt on May 02 2019 at Commerzbank-Arena on May 01, 2019 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Scheuber/Getty Images)

Analysis – Four replacements for Maurizio Sarri at Chelsea

Maurizio Sarri may have led Chelsea to a top-four finish, Carabao Cup fin and Europa League final but his job remains far from safe.

Their failure to do so came back to haunt them, though, as Lucas Moura tapped home from close range to level the scores.

That goal ensured another scintillating 30 minutes of football as both sides pushed for a winner. That came in the dying moments when Mohamed Salah headed a corner goalwards, and Toby Alderweireld turned into his own net. Here’s what we learned from the game:


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