Jurgen Klopp’s side set a new record in Europe football, after beating Tottenham 1-0 at Tottenham Hotspur stadium to become the first club in Europe’s top five to reach 61 points in 21 matches, the best to a start of a season in history.
Liverpool moves closer to winning their first league title since 1990 with the win and are 16points clear at the top of the table with a game at hand. They have now won 38 league games without a defeat and seal their number 20 win of the season in the Premier League.
Firmino’s 37th-minute goal sealed the win for Jurgen Klopp’s side with Liverpool dominating the match giving no much space to the Spurs to operate in their half of the field.
Jurgen Klopp said after the match that “Result is the most important thing. There was a team who deserves to win and it is us and the fact that the game was not decided in the 50 0r 60 minutes was all our fault.
Roberto Firmino has now scored 5 goals in his last 6 games for the Reds in all competition with the winning goal he scored in the 37th minute making it his 7th in the Premier League this season with all the seven goals coming from away fixtures.