Liverpool continued its 100% begin to the season with a convincing Three-Zero victory Saturday away at Burnley to remain atop of the Premier League.
Two first-half objectives — an personal objective from Chris Wooden and the second from Sadio Mane — put the sport to mattress, earlier than Roberto Firmino added gloss to the scoreline with a 3rd late on.
The win was Liverpool’s 13th in a row within the league, the longest profitable run within the membership’s historical past. The Reds are additionally the one workforce in England’s high 4 leagues to have gained each sport thus far this season.
Maybe the one draw back to Liverpool’s afternoon was Mane’s indignant response after being substituted, together with his frustration supposedly right down to Mo Salah not passing him the ball throughout an assault.
Nevertheless, supervisor Jurgen Klopp performed down the incident.
“Everyone is glad — Sadio is an emotional man,” Klopp informed the BBC. “Would he do it precisely like this once more? Most likely not. I like this. He’s utterly wonderful and every part is nice and we utterly like one another.”
Manchester Metropolis’s Four-Zero victory over Brighton earlier Saturday noticed Pep Guardiola’s facet quickly go high of the desk due to a brace from Sergio Aguero and objectives from Kevin De Bruyne and Bernardo Silva.
Within the day’s early kick-off, Manchester United’s struggles continued as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s facet might solely handle a draw away to 10-man Southampton.
New signing Daniel James continued his wonderful particular person type together with his third objective in 4 video games, firing a shocking first-half strike into the highest nook.
However Southampton defender Jannik Vestergaard drew his facet stage with a header simply earlier than the hour mark and the house facet managed to carry on for some extent regardless of shedding Kevin Danso to a purple card on 73 minutes.
In the meantime, Frank Lampard’s rocky begin to life within the Chelsea dugout continued because the Blues let a two-goal lead slip at dwelling to newly-promoted Sheffield United.
Tammy Abraham gave Chelsea a 2-Zero lead at half time, however Callum Robinson and a last-minute Kurt Zouma personal objective earned the guests an important level.