However, their happiness fell short and they likewise suffered a 0-2 loss at home against Everton in the Merseyside derby.
Besides the defeat, Jurgen Klopp and his boys were also left with a bitter aftertaste as the Liverpool captain, Jordan Henderson sustained a groin injury.
The 30-year-old midfielder went down at the half-hour mark, after being caught from behind by Abdoulaye Doucoure.
Now with Joel Matip, Fabinho, Virjil van Dijk, and Joel Gomez recovering on the sidelines, the Reds are in ruins and remain devoid of major first team centre-backs.
Also, according to Anfield Watch, Henderson is likely tend to miss the upcoming matches for Liverpool. Nevertheless, the boss spoke and gave an update about the same,
“It was in the groin, adductor region. It doesn’t look good. It’s a massive blow to lose Henderson. But unfortunately we have got used with having to change things. “ — Jurgen Klopp during the post-match conference
Liverpool are slowly seen sailing away from the title race, and sit sixth in the table with 40 points. They will next play on Monday with Sheffield United, during matchday 26 of the Premier League.
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