Liverpool missed out on the opportunity to grab three points from their match against West Brom at home. Liverpool was 1-0 up in the game till the 82nd minute, a late goal from Semi Ajayi settled the score to end the game 1-1 at Anfield.
The Reds took an early lead when Sadio Mane registered scored in the 12th minute of the game. Liverpool is the current table-toppers of the Premier League standings but will be disappointed by themselves for not winning against West Brom.
Liverpool was forced to substitute Joel Matip for young Rhys Williams. The defender is suspected to have a groin strain. West Brom has acquired the 19th position in the Premier League standings. Twitters reacts as Liverpool was held back at 1-1 on their turf by West Brom, let’s have a look at the best tweets:
— Sky Sports Statto (@SkySportsStatto) December 27, 2020
— Goal (@goal) December 27, 2020
For the first time since February 2018 vs Spurs, Liverpool have had fewer shots on target than their opponent in a Premier League game at Anfield.
◎ Liverpool: 2
◉ West Brom: 3
Give Big Sam a ring for advice on how to stop Liverpool. pic.twitter.com/8ZqnHxsjsS
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) December 27, 2020
Liverpool drop PL points at home for the first time this season.
The Big Sam effect pic.twitter.com/OhFLKVzblU
— ESPN FC (@ESPNFC) December 27, 2020
Liverpool well and truly Allardyced there. Fair play to West Brom – got their tactics spot on; solid and increasingly progressive. Men in red really sloppy in possession second half and ultimately got what they deserved. It happens. Move on.
— Sachin Nakrani (@SachinNakrani) December 27, 2020