Liverpool hit five past hapless Huddersfield
Liverpool scored after just 14 seconds as Salah played in Naby Keita who guided the ball past Jonas Lössl onto the post and in.
A second goal soon followed as Liverpool pressed forward in numbers and a fine header from Mane made it 2-0 to Jurgen Klopp’s men.
Just as half-time was approaching Liverpool added another goal as Trent Alexander-Arnold whipped a delicious through ball to Salah whose beautiful lob went over the head of Lössl and trickled into the net.
In the second half, Huddersfield struggled to match Liverpool’s intensity as Daniel Sturridge flicked the ball into the net from an Alexander-Arnold cross, only to be denied by the linesman for offside.
Midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain made a welcome return to first team action after spending a year on the side-lines much to the delight of the Anfield crowd.
Mane almost scored his hat-trick as he headed onto the post after good work from Xherdan Shaqiri.
Egyptian Salah scored his 69th league goal in 100 appearances for Liverpool making it 5-0 and ensured a comfortable victory for Jurgen Klopp’s title chasers.
Liverpool are now unbeaten in 39 matches at Anfield and now have a club record 91 points and counting with two games still to play.
Keita 1, Mane 23, 66, Salah 45+1, 84
Competition: Premier League
Date: Friday 27th April 2019
Man of the Match: Sadio Mane. The Senegalese was unstoppable up front and his goals fired Liverpool back to the top of the Premier League.
James Spencer, Thoughts from the Stands
Hi my name is James Spencer and I am a huge Liverpool fan since I was a small boy!
Steven Gerrard was my favourite player growing up and I watched all the fantastic finals that Liverpool won under Houllier and Benitez! I also liked Jerzy Dudek, Sami Hyypia, Luis Garcia and Xabi Alonso.
Here are our current remaining fixtures:
Wednesday 1st May
UEFA Champions League
Barcelona 20:00 Liverpool – Live On BT Sport
Saturday 4th May
Newcastle United 19:45 Liverpool – Live On BT Sport
Tuesday 7th May
UEFA Champions League
Liverpool 20:00 Barcelona – Live On BT Sport
Sunday 12th May
Liverpool 15:00 Wolverhampton Wanderers – Live On Sky