Liverpool prevails over Fulham 3-1. HIGHLIGHTS

LONDON. Liverpool beats Fulham 3-1.

Liverpool prevails over Fulham 3-1. HIGHLIGHTS

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LONDON. Liverpool defeats Fulham 3-1. Liverpool was definitely superior in terms of ball possession (61%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Craven Cottage stadium in London on Sunday and it started at 4:30 pm local time. The referee was Craig Pawson with the help of Marc Perry and Wade Smith. The 4th official was Samuel Allison. The weather was few clouds. The temperature was cold at 8.93 degrees Celsius or 48.07 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 40%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 39 Ball Possession 61
Shots
  • 12 Total 14
  • 5 On Target 7
  • 5 Off Target 6
  • 2 Shots blocked 3
  • 80 Attack 130
  • 29 Dangerous attack 48
  • 81 Ball safe 90
  • 14 Free Kicks 6
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 1 Corners 4
  • 1 Off Sides 3
Fouls
  • 5 Total 11
  • 3 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 3 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Liverpool was in firm control of the ball 61% while Fulham was struggling with a 39% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Liverpool was putting more pressure with 48 dangerous attacks and 14 shots of which 7 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Liverpool won the match.​

Fulham shot 12 times, 5 on target, 5 off target. On the opposite side, Liverpool shot 14 times, 7 on target, 6 off target.

Cards

Fulham received 3 yellow cards (Timothy Castagne, Tosin Adarabioyo and João Palhinha). On the opposite side, Liverpool didn’t receive any yellow card.

Match Timeline

João Palhinha- Yellow
30'
32'
Trent Alexander-Arnold (goal)
Tosin Adarabioyo- Yellow
39'
Timothy Castagne(goal)
45'
53'
Ryan Gravenberch(goal)Harvey Elliott
Tom Cairney- sub ->João Palhinha
71'
Harry Wilson- sub ->Bobby De Cordova-Reid
71'
72'
Diogo Jota (goal)Cody Gakpo
74'
Alexis Mac Allister- sub ->Ryan Gravenberch
74'
Darwin Núñez - sub ->Diogo Jota 
74'
Mohamed Salah- sub ->Luis Díaz
Timothy Castagne- Yellow
79'
80'
Joe Gomez- sub ->Trent Alexander-Arnold 
Adama Traoré- sub ->Alex Iwobi
85'
86'
Dominik Szoboszlai - sub ->Cody Gakpo

Standings

After playing this match, Fulham stays with 42 points like AFC Bournemouth to remain in the 12th place. Talking about the opposition, Liverpool will has 74 points like Arsenal to hold in the 2nd place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Premier League, Fulham will host Crystal Palace on the 27th of April with a 3-3 head to head record.

Liverpool will play away against Everton on the 24th of April with a 22-3 head to head stats in favor of Liverpool (17 draws).

Fulham – Formation

Fulham
G
Bernd Leno 17.Germany
6.8
D
Calvin Bassey 3.Nigeria
6.4
D
Tosin Adarabioyo 4.England
6.3
39'
D
Timothy Castagne 21.Belgium
7.0
79' Goals45'
D
Antonee Robinson 33.United States
6.6
M
Andreas Pereira 18.Brazil
6.3
M
Willian 20.Brazil
M
Alex Iwobi 22.Nigeria
7.0
85'
M
João Palhinha 26.Portugal
7.0
71' 30'
M
Saša Lukić 28.Serbia
6.7
M
7.0
71'
F
Rodrigo Muniz 19.Brazil
7.0
Substitutes
G
Marek Rodák 1.Slovakia
D
Kenny Tete 2.Netherlands
D
Tim Ream 13.United States
M
Harrison Reed 6.England
M
Harry Wilson 8.Wales
6.4
71'
M
Tom Cairney 10.Scotland
6.7
71'
F
Raúl Jiménez 7.Mexico
F
Armando Broja 9.Albania
F
Adama Traoré 11.Spain
6.8
85'

Fulham started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Marco Alexandre Saraiva da Silva decided to play with the following team: Willian, Bernd Leno (6.8), Timothy Castagne (7.0), Tosin Adarabioyo (6.3), Calvin Bassey (6.4), Antonee Robinson (6.6), João Palhinha (7.0), Saša Lukić (6.7), Alex Iwobi (7.0), Andreas Pereira (6.3), Bobby De Cordova-Reid (7.0) and Rodrigo Muniz (7.0).

The home team had on the bench: Kenny Tete, Harrison Reed, Raúl Jiménez, Harry Wilson (6.4), Armando Broja, Tom Cairney (6.7), Adama Traoré (6.8), Tim Ream and Marek Rodák.

Substitutions

Fulham made 3 changes: Bobby De Cordova-Reid for Harry Wilson (71′), Alex Iwobi for Adama Traoré (85′) and João Palhinha for Tom Cairney (71′).

Player of the match: Rodrigo Muniz​

Following our analysis, the most impressive player for Fulham was Rodrigo Muniz.

His rating is 7.0 with 7 passes (57% accurate) and 1 key pass. He won 6 duels out of 9.

Liverpool – Formation

Liverpool
G
Alisson  1.Brazil
7.1
D
Virgil van Dijk  4.Netherlands
6.7
D
Andrew Robertson 26.Scotland
7.5
D
7.8
80' Goals32'
D
Jarell Quansah 78.England
7.3
M
Wataru Endo  3.Japan
6.7
M
Harvey Elliott 19.England
7.1
M
Ryan Gravenberch 38.Netherlands
7.5
74' Goals53'
F
Luis Díaz 7.Colombia
6.7
74'
F
Cody Gakpo 18.Netherlands
8.4
86'
F
Diogo Jota  20.Portugal
7.7
74' Goals72'
Substitutes
G
Caoimhín Kelleher 62.Republic of Ireland
D
Joe Gomez 2.England
6.4
80'
D
Ibrahima Konaté 5.France
D
M
6.6
86'
M
Alexis Mac Allister 10.Argentina
6.4
74'
M
Curtis Jones  17.England
F
Darwin Núñez  9.Uruguay
6.8
74'
F
Mohamed Salah 11.Egypt
6.7
74'

Liverpool started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).

Jürgen Klopp played with: Alisson  (7.1), Trent Alexander-Arnold  (7.8), Jarell Quansah (7.3), Virgil van Dijk  (6.7), Andrew Robertson (7.5), Harvey Elliott (7.1), Wataru Endo  (6.7), Ryan Gravenberch (7.5), Luis Díaz (6.7), Diogo Jota  (7.7), Cody Gakpo (8.4).

They had on the bench: Joe Gomez (6.4), Curtis Jones , Konstantinos Tsimikas, Caoimhín Kelleher, Ibrahima Konaté, Alexis Mac Allister (6.4), Dominik Szoboszlai  (6.6), Mohamed Salah (6.7) and Darwin Núñez  (6.8).

Substitutions

Liverpool made 5 changes: Trent Alexander-Arnold  for Joe Gomez (80′), Ryan Gravenberch for Alexis Mac Allister (74′), Diogo Jota  for Darwin Núñez  (74′), Luis Díaz for Mohamed Salah (74′) and Cody Gakpo for Dominik Szoboszlai  (86′).

Player of the match: Cody Gakpo​

As per our analysis, the most impressive player for Liverpool was Cody Gakpo even if he didn’t score any goal.

His rating is 8.4 with 36 passes (86% accurate) and 2 key passes. He won 7 duels out of 10. He performed 2 crosses.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Premier League.​