Kevin de Bruyne’s deflected late equaliser gave Manchester Metropolis a completely deserved level after a second of genius by Mohamed Salah seemed to have earned Liverpool victory in an Anfield thriller.
Reigning champions Metropolis and Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool had been every hoping to take over from Chelsea on the high of the desk, however this outcome means Thomas Tuchel’s facet keep clear on the Premier League summit.
Metropolis dominated the primary half however wasted a number of possibilities and had been punished when Sadio Mane was the beneficiary of extra Salah brilliance to use a medical end to place Liverpool forward after 59 minutes.
Liverpool’s lead lasted simply 10 minutes till Phil Foden, who tormented the struggling James Milner all through, took a cross from Gabriel Jesus and fired a low, angled end throughout Alisson on the Kop finish.
Metropolis supervisor Pep Guardiola was nursing an comprehensible sense of injustice after Milner in some way escaped a second yellow card for blatantly upending Bernardo Silva, earlier than Anfield exploded in pleasure after 76 minutes when Salah slalomed his means past a succession of Metropolis defenders to energy residence a shocking end.
Metropolis’s efficiency merited at the least some extent they usually secured it when De Bruyne’s shot took a deflection off Joel Matip to beat Alisson with 9 minutes left.