Liverpool 3-2 West Ham: Sadio Mane strikes late to sink spirited Hammers
Match report and free highlights as Liverpool come from behind to preserve their unbeaten Premier League record
Sadio Mane’s 81st-minute strike ensured Liverpool overcame an almighty scare to beat a spirited West Ham 3-2 at Anfield and re-establish their 22-point lead at the top of the Premier League.
Jurgen Klopp’s side trailed the Hammers with 22 minutes remaining, but goals from Mohamed Salah (68) and Mane ensured Liverpool equalled Manchester City’s Premier League record of 18 consecutive league wins.
Georginio Wijnaldum’s ninth-minute opener was immediately cancelled out by Issa Diop’s third league goal in six games, before substitute Pablo Fornals completed a remarkable turnaround nine minutes into the second half.