Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers, 06 December 2020

Score4-0 to Liverpool
RefereeCraig Pawson
CompetitionPremier League
VenueAnfield
Attendance2,000
Kick-off: 7.15pm Attendance limited due to COVID-19 restrictions. Premier League Head to Head Played: 13 Liverpool won: 10 Drawn: 2 Wolverhampton Wanderers won: 1 Liverpool scored: 23 Wolverhampton Wanderers scored: 4 Liverpool had now won the last eight meetings in the Premier League by an aggregate scoreline of 19 goals to two.

4 Liverpool

Manager: Jürgen Klopp

0 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Manager: Nuno Espírito Santo

Goals:

Mohamed Salah 24 G
Georginio Wijnaldum 58 G
Joël Matip 67 G
Nélson Semedo own goal 78 OG

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher
Defender Andy Robertson
Defender Neco Williams
Defender/Midfielder Fabinho
Defender/Midfielder Jordan Henderson
Defender/Midfielder Joël Matip
Midfielder Curtis Jones
Midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum
Midfielder/Forward Roberto Firmino
Midfielder/Forward Sadio Mané
Midfielder/Forward Mohamed Salah

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Rui Patrício
Defender Willy Boly
Defender Marçal
Defender Nélson Semedo
Defender/Midfielder Conor Coady
Defender/Midfielder Leander Dendoncker
Midfielder João Moutinho
Midfielder Pedro Neto
Midfielder Rúben Neves
Midfielder/Forward Daniel Podence
Midfielder/Forward Adama Traoré

Substitutions:

Trent Alexander-Arnold for Neco Williams 68
Diogo Jota for Roberto Firmino 73
Naby Keïta for Jordan Henderson 81

Substitutions:

Fábio Silva for Rúben Neves 62
Rayan Aït-Nouri for Daniel Podence 71
Vitinha for Pedro Neto 79

Cards:

Neco Williams 3 Y

Cards:

João Moutinho 89 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Adrián
Defender Nat Phillips
Defender/Midfielder Trent Alexander-Arnold
Defender/Midfielder Kostas Tsimikas
Midfielder Naby Keïta
Midfielder/Forward Diogo Jota
Midfielder/Forward Takumi Minamino

On the bench:

Goalkeeper John Ruddy
Defender Rayan Aït-Nouri
Defender Ki-Jana Hoever
Defender Max Kilman
Defender/Midfielder Romain Saïss
Midfielder Vitinha
Forward Fábio Silva

Comments:

League position: 2nd Liverpool remained as the only team to score in all of their games so far in this Premier League season. Mohamed Salah had now scored in the Premier League at Anfield for the Reds against 22 of 26 opposition teams that he had faced. They were now unbeaten in their last seven games in the Premier League (won four).

Comments:

League position: 10th Wolverhampton Wanderers had now conceded four or more goals in two of their 11 games so far in this Premier League season after doing so in only one game in the two previous seasons in the division. Wolves had now lost two of their last eight games in the Premier League (won four). They had now failed to score in three of their 11 games so far in this Premier League season. Wolverhampton Wanderers were awarded a penalty after 44 minutes but the decision was reversed after a VAR review as a foul had not been committed.