“Red Army” Liverpool beat West Ham 1-0 at Anfield after scoring a goal with Nunes in yesterday’s Premier League , and after taking all 3 points, they rose to seventh place in the standings. And Nunes scored his first home goal for Klopp’s team through this game. However, the biggest contributor to Liverpool’s ability to score 3 points again is Alisson. The Red Army goalkeeper was also officially selected as the best player by the Premier League after the game.
In the 45th minute of the campaign, Alisson bravely saved Bowen’s penalty, helping Liverpool escape the equalizer. According to the data, this is the 13th penalty Alisson has faced in his Liverpool career. Only 6 penalties have been missed, and the penalty rate is 54%, making Alisson the only 10 or 10 in the Premier League in the same period. The goalkeeper with the lowest percentage of goals scored among the above penalty shooters.
When the game went to the 87th minute, Alisson also flew to block Soucek’s shot with his foot. With these two brave saves, Liverpool kept the score 1-0 until the end of the game.
“Need to have a faster response”
In addition to helping Liverpool score 3 points in this game, Alisson also successfully blocked 6 threatening shots from Manchester City in Liverpool’s earlier focus game against Manchester City, including Haaland and Bell. Goal by Nado Silva and De Bruyne. In addition, Alisson in the game against Manchester City, in addition to keeping the team’s stronghold, also has outstanding performance in attack.
The game went on to the 75th minute of the second half. After De Bruyne’s free kick in the frontcourt was confiscated, Alisson then kicked the ball hard. Salah immediately seized the opportunity to cross Cancelo and made a single-handed attack. Ultimately helped Liverpool beat defending champion Manchester City.
After scoring 6 points in two games, Liverpool are only 4 points away from the top four in the standings, so Liverpool can achieve a winning streak, and Alisson definitely contributed.
Alisson, 30, said in an interview recently that it was a very difficult game because the opponent gave them a lot of pressure. “We did better than them, we created more chances. It’s important that the goalkeeper saves the penalty, but I also believe the problem is with the player who takes the penalty because the advantage is in their hands. ”
“I’m very happy to help the team save the penalty and help the team win. In order to save the penalty, I need to have a quicker reaction, it’s a psychological game, so it needs to be determined correctly.”