Liverpool on Saturday put pressure on league leaders Chelsea with a convincing victory over Southampton.
After securing a 2-0 win over Porto in midweek, Klopp’s men were on fire as they thrashed the Saints 4-0 at Anfield.
Below are the impressive stats from the game:
- Diogo Jota (6) had twice as many shots as the entire Southampton side combined in the first half (3).
He also had the same amount of shots on target (2) and scored twice as many goals.
2. Mohamed Salah has now scored or assisted in each of his last ELEVEN Premier League games for Liverpool.
3. Trent Alexander-Arnold has now provided nine assists in his last five starts for club & country:
vs Atlético Madrid
vs West Ham
vs San Marino
It’s TAAAAAAAAA now.
4. Most Premier League assists provided by defenders:
53 – Leighton Baines (420 games)
44 – Graeme Le Saux (327 games)
41 – Andy Robertson (197 games)
40 – Trent Alexander-Arnold (140 games)
5. Liverpool have scored 39 goals in their 13 Premier League games this season, their highest goal total at this stage of a top-flight campaign.
6. Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah has been directly involved in 25 goals in all competitions this season (17 goals, 8 assists), more than double that of any other Premier League player.
7. Only Wayne Rooney (22y 200d) and Cesc Fàbregas (21y 188d) have reached 40 Premier League assists at a younger age than Trent Alexander-Arnold (23 years & 51 days).