Liverpool back on track with Bournemouth blowout (video)
- Reds dominant in return to win column
- Wijnaldum scores beauty (video)
- Liverpool puts nine shots on target
Liverpool hammered Bournemouth for the fourth-straight time, scoring a 3-0 defeat to go back ahead of Manchester City on the Premier League table on Saturday at Anfield.
Sadio Mane, Georginio Wijnaldum, and Mohamed Salah scored in the win, as all four matches have finished 3-0 or 4-0.
Liverpool and Man City are currently even in matches played, with City playing tomorrow.
Bournemouth sits 11th with 33 points.
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Mane has been performing well in Liverpool’s lull, and made it 1-0 when he darted in front of Dan Gosling to put a header inside of the near post.
The goal made Anfield explode, a week of title consternation eased by the stadium’s heroes.
Wiljnaldum spun a classy chip over the top of Boruc to make it 2-0, an exquisite bit of work.
Mohamed Salah nearly put the match out of reach in the 45th minute, an inventive half volley nearly dipping over Boruc.
He would end it early in the second, with Roberto Firmino backheeling a Naby Keita set-up to Salah for a left-footed finish inside the 18.
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