By Eniola Olatunji
The Liverpool Football Club of England Saturday night inched towards lifting the Premiere League trophy with a lone goal scored by Senegal’s ‘enfant terrible’, Sadio Mane against relegation bound Norwich Football Club at the Carrow Road Stadium.
Mane came from the bench to score his 57th goal in the EPL and 100 goal for Liverpool. He was the Man of the match.
The 25th win in the league, increases Liverpool points to 77 which is 25 points ahead of the next club on the table, Manchester City F. C.
It was the tenth meeting of the two clubs so far with Liverpool winning eight times and having two draws between them. Norwich tried their best holding Liverpool to a barren first half.
The two clubs opened the 2019/2020 season on August 9 and Liverpool bashed Norwich City 4-1. Norwich City club have their hopes dashedas the club lies on the bottom of the league with a woeful 19 points. Football fans already calls Liverpool Premiere League Champions elect and only need five more wins to be confirmed winners.
This Liverpool versus Norwich City match is the 27th out of the 40 matches to complete the league season. Liverpool won 24 matches, and drew two to earn her 77 points scoring 61 goals and conceding 15 goals.
Norwich won only four matches lost 16 matches and drew seven scoring 24 goals and conceding 48 to stand at the very bottom of the league table.
Manchester City who are defending champions surely have lost the Premiere League trophy to Liverpool who will not walk alone.