Liverpool suffered a shock: 1-0: defeat to bass Burnley at Anfield on Thursday, ending their 68-game unbeaten residence win within the Premier League as their title protection continued to fade.
An 83-minute penalty from Ashley Barnes, after being shot down by goalkeeper Alisson Becker, determined the competition after Jurgen Klopp’s aspect failed to attain for the fourth league match.
Liverpool haven’t gained by 5 video games within the league and leaders Manchester United by six factors, in fourth place.
It was Burnley’s first win at Anfield since a 1-0 win in September 1974 and Sean Dyche’s aspect have been rewarded for an outstanding defensive show.
Divock Origi had crushed the bar at Liverpool within the first half, with solely Burnley goalkeeper Nick Pope to beat and Roberto Firmino missed an excellent likelihood after the break.
However for all his strain and: 72 % ball possession:, Liverpool have struggled to create true openings with distinctive Ben Mee and James Tarkowski in Burnley’s center-back.
When Liverpool managed to seek out area for a shot, Burnley keeper Nick Pope was as much as the check, failing properly to maintain out the efforts of Trent Alexander-Arnold and substitute Mohamed Salah.
However too usually Liverpool drifted into poor crosses that have been simply handled by Burnley’s protection.
The Clarets, who’ve made a foul begin to the season, transfer as much as sixteenth place on 19 factors, whereas the first-pass setters, Liverpool are in 4th with 34 factors.