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Liverpool 2 Burnley 1- Reds win despite dire first half performance

Liverpool narrowly escaped being Burnley’s first away scalp this season in the Premiership as two second half goals allowed them to come from behind to beat the Tykes after a first half performance that only could be described as terrible.

The Reds had lost 2-0 at Turf Moor earlier this season and manager Jurgen Klopp was relieved that his side had prevented the Tykes from claiming a league double, saying that it was the “first ugly game” they had won. Liverpool’s goals came from Wijnaldum and Emre Can while Burnley’s goal, their first at Anfield in over 40 years, was scored by Ashley Barnes Continue reading