Liverpool continue with their impressive performances this season. Jurgen Klopp’s team beat Sheffield United 2-0 on Thursday night to ensure the undefeated streak goes on. The Merseyside club is undefeated at home in the last 50 games (40 wins, 10 draws).
Liverpool completed 969 passes
According to stats by BT Sports, Liverpool managed to complete 969 successful passes during the game with Sheffield. A new record for the Premier League.
Jurgen Klopp’s team remain first in the Premier League with 13 points ahead of second-placed Leicester and 14 points above Man City. It’s worth noting that the Merseyside club also has a match more to play, so they could potentially increase the gap to 16 points.
The Champions League and Club World Cup winners have accumulated 58 points from their 20 Premier League games this season. In English top-flight history, only Manchester City in 2017/18 (also 58) have had as many points at this stage of a campaign.