Watford vs Liverpool: Watford gave a big surprise of 28 February of the Premier League with a win against the leader of the contest, Liverpool. It was 3-0 with two goals from Senegalese Ismaila Sarr and another from English Troy Deeney to cut with a streak of 44 games without defeats of the Reds in the British first division.
This is a hard blow for the team led by the German Jürgen Klopp, who had not registered falls in a season that has him headed for the title (it takes 22 units away to the Manchester City escort when ten matches will be subtracted).
So Arsenal remains the only English team to devote undefeated champion and maintains the historical unbeatable number of 49 duels.
Watford vs Liverpool: Watford won again after five games and also broke two other records of his opponent on duty. Who had tacked 18 straight wins and had 36 consecutive games converting.
In the host cast, the Argentines Roberto Pereyra (entered in the first half by the injured Gerard Deulofeu). And Ignacio Pussetto (inside at 82 instead of the scorer of the night) entered.
This is Liverpool’s second defeat in eleven days if the first leg of the round of 16 of the Champions League against Atletico Madrid in the Spanish capital is taken into account. The rematch of that series will be next Wednesday, 11 in Anfield.
The next appointment of the Klopp will be this Monday when they visit Chelsea at Stamford Bridge for the round of 16 of the FA Cup. And the competition that has not been achieved since 2006.
Liverpool defender Virgil van Dijk told the BBC that credit to Watford, they had played well, a lot of fight, very had disciplined and had scored three goals. — that was the reality, he could not find a way through. It had been difficult, and he had to do better.
Two throw-ins… he had to look at it, there was no reason for panic. He did not want to concede, he looked at it, but he did not have to panic. The record and the talk of the records were all media. He just tried to win every game ahead of him.
Van Dijk said that he would focus on the next game, the cup game, and he tried to win there. He had to stay humble and work harder next game.