Liverpool 2-1 Leicester: Highlights and Goals (Video)

Liverpool vs Leicester highlights – Liverpool continued their winning run in the Premier League with a late 2-1 win over .

Liverpool 2-1 Leicester

‣ 1-0: (40′)
Assist –
‣ 1-1: James Maddison (80′)
Assist – Ayoze Perez
‣ 2-1: (90+4′)
Assist – N/A: Penalty

made two changes to the side that beat Salzburg 4-3 at Anfield three days ago as and James Milner replaced and in the starting eleven.

Liverpool, who were forced to face the Kop in the first half, started with playing on the left-wing, with attacking through the middle.

An early chance saw nutmegging Ben Chilwell and lifting in a cross for Milner, who couldn’t control the half-volley and blazed over Kasper Schmeichel’s goal.

Liverpool vs Leicester Highlights
Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images

It was a tight opening 20 minutes although Liverpool looked the better of the two sides. Leicester grew into the game as the half wore on and made life difficult for ’s side, however, the Reds kept possession well and thwarted the Foxes’ attacks.

Another excellent cross from Alexander-Arnold almost reached the stretching Firmino, however, the Brazilian forward couldn’t turn it home to give Liverpool the lead.

With a little over five minutes to go in the first half, Milner’s fantastic lofted ball found , who managed to get in behind the visitors’ defence and tuck the finish away superbly to score his 50th Liverpool goal.

He then came close to doubling the Reds’ lead as he got on the end of Firmino’s cross, however, Schmeichel was up to the task and denied the Senegalese attacker.

Liverpool vs Leicester Highlights
Image: Liverpool FC via Getty Images

He kept Leicester in the game just after the interval as he saved from Salah’s effort before Evans did the same by keeping the Egyptian and Mane at bay minutes later, with the duo linking up fantastically in the build-up.

Liverpool’s intensity dipped towards the latter stages of the half as Leicester came close twice via Jamie Vardy and Dennis Praet.

They managed to get the equaliser with ten minutes to go as substitute Ayoze Perez found James Maddison, who tucked home past Lovren and through the legs of in front of a stunned Kop.

With time running out and the Reds seemingly having to accept the draw, they were given a late chance after Marc Albrighton brought down Mane in the box, with VAR confirming the referee’s penalty decision.

The reliable Milner stepped up to convert from the penalty spot, handing Liverpool their eighth consecutive Premier League win at the start of this season.

Liverpool: , Alexander-Arnold, Lovren, Van Dijk, Robertson, , Milner, Wijnaldum, Mane, Salah, Firmino.


Disclaimer: Liverpool vs highlights are provided and hosted by external sources, notably DailyMotion and We help you discover publicly available material and act as a search engine. We do not host or upload this material and are not responsible for the content.


LFC News

Timo Werner gives biggest indication yet of highly-anticipated summer move to Liverpool

Reported Liverpool target Timo Werner gave a candid answer after being questioned over a move to Anfield this summer.The RB Leipzig striker is widely...

Worrying update on Jordan Henderson’s suspected hamstring injury vs Atletico

Jordan Henderson was in visible discomfort as he left the stadium following Liverpool's 1-0 defeat against Atletico Madrid on Tuesday night.The Reds lost 1-0...

Andy Robertson and Virgil van Dijk confident Liverpool can put things right at Anfield

Andy Robertson and Virgil van Dijk both criticised Atletico Madrid's play-acting but remained full of confidence ahead of the second leg at Anfield.Liverpool fell...

“The plan was to get him sent off” – Jurgen Klopp explains why he withdrew Sadio Mane vs Atletico

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp explained his decision to take Sadio Mane off at half-time, citing Atletico Madrid's attempts to get him sent off.The Reds...

Liverpool supporters left fuming with Atletico’s theatrics in first-leg defeat

Liverpool supporters were left unhappy with Atletico Madrid's play-acting during Tuesday night's 1-0 defeat at Wanda Metropolitano.The Reds succumbed to defeat in the first...

Atletico Madrid 1-0 Liverpool – As it happened & reaction

Keep up with all the live updates from Liverpool's Champions League round-of-16 first-leg meeting against Atletico Madrid.The reigning European champions kick off the knockout...

Atletico Madrid 1-0 Liverpool – Highlights (Video)

Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool highlights: Liverpool were left frustrated against Atletico after an early Saul Niguez goal saw them fall to 1-0 defeat in...