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Analysis – Four things learned from Fulham 1-2 Liverpool

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Liverpool returned to the top of the Premier League with a 2-1 win over Fulham at Craven Cottage.

The Reds were headed into the break in front after Sadio Mane bagged his 20th goal of the campaign.

Fulham bounced back after the break, though, and were level when former Liverpool man Ryan Babel took advantage of a mistake from Virgil van Dijk.

The Cottagers then contrived to hand Liverpool all three points when goalkeeper Sergio Rico tugged back Sadio Mane in the box, with James Milner converting the resulting penalty to secure all three points.

Here’s what we learned from the game: