Liverpool and Manchester City picked up positive results on their weekend premier league fixtures as they battered their opponents, but Manchester United saw their recent winning run ended after being held by Wolverhampton Wanderers.
The Reds’ keeping their fine early season results as Jurgen Klopp’s men showing their positive progress this season by picking up another league victory as they dismantled Southampton 3-0.
Playing in front of their home crowd at Anfield, Liverpool got off to a bright start thanks to an own goal from Wesley Hoedt.
Joel Matip made it 2-0 on 21 minutes, before Mohamed Salah got his name on the score sheet just before half time break to seal all three points already during the first 45 minutes.
Defending champion, Man City were keen on moving away from their disappointing Champions League defeat on midweek as they travel to Cardiff this Saturday.
It was a battering from Pep Guardiola’s men as they pummeled their opponent 5-0 with Sergio Aguero opening the score sheet followed by Bernardo Silva along with Ilkay Gundogan to make them having a 3-0 lead in the first 45 minutes.
After the break, City kept on pouring forward and added two more from substitute Riyad Mahrez, completing the visiting team’s dominance.
Meanwhile, Man United’s recent mini winning run come to an end as this weekend they were held into a 1-1 draw by Wolves.
Jose Mourinho’s men actually started pretty well as they found themselves 1-0 up after 18 minutes from Fred’s goal, but midway into the second half, Wolverhampton drew level thanks to Joao Moutinho’s effort.
Full results for English Premier League Saturday fixtures:
Fulham 1-1 Watofrd; Burnley 4-0 Bournemouth; Cardiff City 0-5 Manchester City; Crystal Palace 0-0 Newcastle United; Leicester City 3-1 Huddersfield Town; Liverpool 3-0 Southampton; Manchester United 1-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers; Brighton and Hove Albion 1-2 Tottenham Hotspur.