Gutted Dean Henderson

Henderson howler means Liverpool still stay perfect

Liverpool’s winning streak nearly took a twist on Saturday, but a howler from Sheffield’s number one [Henderson] handed the visitors all the maximum points.

Following a win over Liverpool’s city rivals; Everton, Sheffield United matched current European champions [Liverpool] boat for boat as they were on the verge of securing a point before a nasty goalkeeping error from Henderson gifted Gini Wijnaldum the winning goal, thus Liverpool’s first victory there [Bramall Lane Stadim] since 1990.

Liverpool’s hero, Gini Wijnaldum

Klopp said after the game -“it’s unlucky for them [Sheffield United], for sure. We were playing against a proper unit with the team. The manager and the crowd all making it feel as if you were playing against the wall. I was very impressed.”

“The way they fight and play reminded me of my old team at Mainz. They do so many really good little things.”- He added.

Liverpool’s Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool still sit at the top of the Premier League standings with 21 points, followed by rivals Manchester City, who trial league leaders by five points, after their 3-1 win over Everton at the Goodison Park on Saturday evening.


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