Liverpool reclaimed their position as Premier League leaders with a 3-1 win against Burnley at Anfield. Despite a sluggish start, the Reds found their rhythm and secured a crucial victory.
Diogo Jota opened the scoring with a header from Trent Alexander-Arnold’s corner, giving Liverpool an early lead. However, Burnley responded before halftime with Dara O’Shea’s impressive header, leveling the score.
Liverpool made a tactical substitution at halftime, bringing on Harvey Elliott for Alexander-Arnold. Elliott quickly made an impact, assisting Luis Diaz for Liverpool’s second goal. Despite Burnley’s attempts to equalize, goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher made crucial saves to maintain Liverpool’s lead.
Darwin Nunez extended Liverpool’s advantage with a well-placed header, courtesy of Elliott’s second assist of the match. Although Nunez had another chance to score, his finish was off target.
The win sees Liverpool back at the top of the Premier League table, with their attacking trio of Jota, Diaz, and Nunez proving decisive in securing the three points.