Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool claimed a 3-1 Premier League win over Norwich on Saturday, with Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane showing their worth after the Africa Cup of Nations
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Sadio Mane has shown his respect for teammate Mohamed Salah Liverpool’s Africa Cup of Nations stars have announced a return Premier League by inspiring their side to a 3-1 win over struggling Norwich City.
Mane’s overhead kick leveled after Milot Rashica’s deflected shot gave the Canaries a surprise lead.
Salah then scored his 150th Liverpool goal with a clever shot that went wide of the defence before scoring the first for January signing, Luis Diaz, to give the home side all three points.
But Mane’s gesture towards his Liverpool team-mate shows the respect the Senegal forward has for Salah.
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Mourinho’s view of Liverpool
AS Roma boss Jose Mourinho gave his assessment of Liverpool’s Champions League win over rivals Inter Milan in Serie A.
Goals from Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah put Liverpool in control of the Champions League game ahead of the second leg at Anfield, and it looks like the ‘Special One’ watched the game.
Speaking ahead of his team’s game against Verona on Saturday, Mourinho announced that he no longer watches big games if they are not related to his team.
But it appears he took the time to watch two of the Champions League ties last week, when he delivered a scathing criticism of Paris Saint-Germain’s game against Real Madridand heaped praise on Liverpool’s performance in Italy.
Norwich talking point
Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool close the gap with Premier League leaders City of Manchester as they picked up three points with a 3-1 win over Norwich City.
There were a few surprises in Liverpool’s squad as Klopp surprised opponents with his choice of full-back and rested his stars ahead of next Sunday’s Carabao Cup final.
While Salah and Mane stole the show, there was also another encouraging performance from rookie Luis Diaz.
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Mane’s amazing gesture
Liverpool forward Sadio Mane showed how much respect he has for team-mate Mohamed Salah during the club’s Premier League clash with Norwich City.
The match helped Mane return to Anfield after Salah’s Africa Cup of Nations victory over Egypt.
Mane’s penalty ensured his country could lift the trophy for the first time in history, and also meant Salah was unable to step up and take the fifth-place free-kick for his country. him in the penalty shootout.
But Mane made a special request to his club ahead of the game to show the respect he has for his team-mates.
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