Seem things are started to look bright at the end of the tunnel for Liverpool as they cruised past Arsenal in a crucial game that could determine their fate to enter into the league top four.
The game started really slowly in the first half, which ended in a draw. However, Diogo Jota’s introduction and a couple of others in the second half opened the Reds scoring. They defeated Arsenal 3 – 0.
Elsewhere, Chelsea was dazed by relegation-threatened West Bromwich Albion side at their home turf. The blue side of London went from scoring first in the 27th minutes of the match before Thiago Silva received his second card in the game that saw him dismissed from the game.
The goals started coming in for West Brom in the first half, and they wouldn’t stop scoring. The match ended 5 – 2 in favour of The Baggies.
With Leicester City losing to league leader Manchester City, Manchester United needed a win to increase the gap between the second and third position. They didn’t disappoint as they defeated Brighton by 2 – 1, having come from a goal down.
In Spain, Real Madrid defeated Eibar to reduce the gap between them and the league leaders, Atletico Madrid. The latter was beaten by Sevilla yesterday by a lone goal.
Atletico Madrid currently leads by 3 points at the summit with 66 points, Real Madrid with 63 points. In the third position, we have Barcelona 62 points with a game in hand. Sevilla currently occupies the fourth position with 58 points.
Bayern Munich cements their hold on the Bundesliga table’s first position as they defeated Leipzig by 1 – 0. Leipzig who are currently the second on the log trail by 7 points. A third, with 54 points, Wolfsburg beat relegation-threatened Koln to reduce the gap between them and Leipzig.