Liverpool vs Norwich City results in week 26 of the 2021-2022 Premier League are known. The Reds-Liverpool’s nickname- successfully won with a score of 3-1.
Playing in front of the public itself at Anfield Stadium, Saturday (19/2/2022), Liverpool had to fall behind because of the action of Milot Rashica (48′). However, Jurgen Klopp’s team were able to turn things around with goals from Sadio Mane (64′), Mohamed Salah (67′), and Luis Diaz (81′).
The course of the match
Playing in front of the public itself, Liverpool quite dominated the game. However, the attacks they launched against Norwich City still haven’t produced a golden opportunity.
Too busy attacking, Liverpool’s goal actually received a threat in the 15th minute. Norwich City striker, Teemu Pukki, almost broke into the goal guarded by Alisson. Unfortunately, the kick is still slightly off the mark.
Liverpool got their chance in the 20th minute through Mohamed Salah’s header. However, a header that was very directed at Norwich’s goal could still be blocked by one of their defenders
Many times Liverpool pounded Norwich City’s defense, but there has not been a single chance that can be converted into a goal. In fact, the team nicknamed the Reds was very dominant in terms of ball possession.
Entering the final five minutes of the first half, Jurgen Klopp’s team was still trying to score its superior goal. Salah had another chance in the 43rd minute, but his shot was still high. In the end, Liverpool and Norwich City drew 0-0 in the first half.
In the second half, Norwich City surprisingly managed to break into Liverpool’s goal in the 48th minute. It was Milot Rashica who scored the goal. The kick he shot hit Matip, causing the ball to change direction.
After carrying out attack after attack, the deadlock for the Reds was finally solved in the 64th minute. Sadio Mane’s overhead kick managed to tear the Norwich City goal net. Liverpool managed to equalize to 1-1.
It didn’t take long for Liverpool to score their second goal thanks to a goal scored by Salah in the 67th minute. The Egyptian player managed to outwit Norwich City goalkeeper, Angus Gunn, before finally striking the ball.
The Reds again added to the coffers of his goals in the 81st minute. This time through the feet of Luis Diaz. He managed to convert Jordan Henderson’s through ball very well. Liverpool lead 3-1 over Norwich City.
Entering the final five minutes of the match, the Reds were still trying to add to their goals. But unfortunately they still can’t. As a result, Liverpool closed the game with a 3-1 win over Norwich City.
Line-up for Liverpool vs Norwich City:
Liverpool (4-3-3): Alisson; Joe Gomez, Matip, Virgil van Dijk, Tsimikas; Oxlade-Chamberlain (Thiago Alcantara 62′), Henderson, Naby Keita (Divock Origi 62′); Mohamed Salah, Luis Diaz, Sadio Mane.
Coach: Jurgen Klopp
Norwich City (4-3-3): Gunn; Aarons, Hanley, Gibson, Williams; Gilmour, Norman, McLean; Sargent, Rashica, Teemu Pukki.
Coach: Dean Smith