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Liverpool 4-2 Burnley: Firmino & Mane score brace for Reds

EPL By: Iseghohi Odianosen | 10/03/2019

Firmino and Mane scored a brace for the Reds in their 4-2 win over Burnley at the Anfield on Sunday.

Burnley went ahead with just six minutes into the game with Ashley Westwood breaking the deadlock from a straight corner. just five minutes after Liverpool responded after Mohammed Salah drove in to find Firmino from a close range who tapped in the equaliser from a close range in the 11th minute.

Liverpool went in front when Burnley defence failed to clear a ball in their area that found it's way to Sadio Mane in the 29th minute to score the second goal for The Reds.

The first half ended 2-1 in favour of the home team.

The second half started slowly for Liverpool but in the 67th minute after a blunder from Burnley goalkeeper fell to Mohammed Salah hands and Liverpool punished Burnley defence via a counterattack that ended up in the net via Firmino in the 67th minute.

Burnley pulled one back in the dying minute through Johan Gudmundsson in the 90th minute as Liverpool plan to hold on their lead.

Mane caught Liverpool defence unaware in the last minute as Firmino released Mane in a one on one situation with Burnley keeper he made no mistake to score the fourth goal for Liverpool to end the game 4-2.
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