After a 1-1 draw with Tottenham Hotspur, Liverpool face sliding farther behind Manchester Metropolis within the Premier League championship chase.
— Premier League (@premierleague) May 7, 2022
Metropolis went to the highest of the league on aim distinction, however they’ve the chance to extend their result in three factors in opposition to Newcastle on Sunday.
After a goalless first half, Son Heung-min stroked house within the 56th minute following a fluid Spurs transfer to provide the Londoners a shock lead.
They then resolutely defended amid steady Liverpool strain, and have been barely unfortunate to give up after 74 minutes to a deflected effort from Luis Diaz.
Liverpool appeared the extra more likely to rating, regardless of Tottenham’s menace on the break, however didn’t create the decisive probability. This was the primary time they’ve misplaced any factors at Anfield since October.
Whereas it is a fantastic efficiency for Tottenham, Antonio Conte’s crew continues to be one level behind Arsenal within the combat for fourth, with their opponents having a sport in hand.
Liverpool nonetheless have three Premier League video games left, in opposition to Aston Villa, Southampton, and Wolves.
Metropolis can now afford to attract one in all their remaining video games and nonetheless win the league.