LIVERPOOL. Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool draw 1-1. S. Heung-Min scored the first goal (56′) for Tottenham Hotspur. L. Diaz settled the score (74′). Liverpool was definitely superior in terms of ball possession (66%)
The match was played at the Anfield stadium in Liverpool on Saturday and it started at 7:45 pm local time. The referee was Michael Oliver assisted by Stuart Burt and Simon Bennett. The 4th official was Martin Atkinson. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was cold at 12.7 degrees Celsius or 54.93 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 79%.
Liverpool was in firm control of the ball 66% while Tottenham Hotspur was struggling with a 34% ball possession.
Attitude and shots
Liverpool was more pushing with 99 dangerous attacks and 22 shots of which 3 were on target. Nonetheless, that was not enough Liverpool to win the match.
Liverpool shot 22 times, 3 on target, 19 off target. On the other side, Tottenham Hotspur shot 8 times, 3 on target, 5 off target.
Liverpool received 3 yellow cards (K. Tsimikas, Fabinho and N. Keita). Talking about the opposition, Tottenham Hotspur received 2 yellow cards (B. Davies and R. Sessegnon).
After playing this match, Liverpool will have 83 points like Manchester City to hold in the 1st place. On the other side, Tottenham Hotspur will have 62 points to hold in the 5th place.
In the next match in the Premier League, Liverpool will play away against Aston Villa on the 10th of May with a 18-7 head to head record in favor of Liverpool (5 draws).
Tottenham Hotspur will host Burnley on the 15th of May with a 12-3 head to head stats in favor of Tottenham Hotspur (5 draws).
Liverpool – Formation
Liverpool started with a aggressive line-up (4-3-3).
The manager Jürgen Klopp decided to play with the following team: .
Liverpool made 3 changes: J. Henderson for Diogo Jota (65′), A. Robertson for K. Tsimikas (65′) and Fabinho for N. Keita (88′).
Tottenham Hotspur – Formation
Tottenham Hotspur started with an extremely aggressive line-up (3-4-3).
Antonio Conte played with: .
Tottenham Hotspur made 3 changes: R. Sessegnon for D. Sanchez (78′), D. Kulusevski for H. Winks (85′) and Son Heung-Min for S. Bergwijn (90′).
Results of the day
These are the results of the day in the Premier League.