LIVERPOOL WELCOME LEICESTER CITY TO ANFIELD Hello and welcome to LIVE updates of Leicester City's trip to Anfield to face Jurgen Klopp's high-flying Liverpool side. It's a must win for Liverpool to stay in touch with Manchester City at the top of the Premier League, after Pep Guardiola's men beat Brentford last night. Kick off 19.45 GMT

Premier League / Matchday 24
Anfield / 10.02.2022
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Michael Hincks
Updated 10/02/2022 at 21:39 GMT
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FT: LIVERPOOL 2-0 LEICESTER CITY
Jota's double gives Liverpool a comfortable win at Anfield to close the gap on Manchester City to nine points. Leicester are still without a win in 2022.
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JOTA'S SECOND KILLS THE GAME
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Liverpool
FINAL LIVERPOOL CHANGE
Minamino is on for Diaz
Luis Díaz
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Luis Díaz
Liverpool
Liverpool
On target2
Blocked Shots1
Fouls1
Fouls against1
Takumi Minamino
On
Takumi Minamino
Liverpool
Liverpool
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Leicester City
 Diogo Jota
Goal
Diogo Jota
Liverpool
Liverpool
Goals2
On target3
Fouls1
Fouls against2
GOAL! LIVERPOOL 2-0 LEICESTER CITY
Diogo Jota slots home from 12 yards after a pass from Matip. Liverpool have their second. Game over.
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Liverpool
BIG CHANCE FOR DIAZ
Schmeichel once again denies Liverpool a second goal, saving from Diaz. What a performance from the Leicester captain.
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Leicester City
THIRD CHANGE FOR LEICESTER
Barnes is on for Lookman
Ademola Lookman
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Ademola Lookman
Leicester City
Leicester City
Fouls against1
Harvey Barnes
On
Harvey Barnes
Leicester City
Leicester City
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Liverpool
DOUBLE CHANCE FOR THE REDS
So close for Liverpool, Salah's curler strikes the crossbar and Diaz's follow up is palmed away by Schmeichel. Liverpool are getting closer.
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Liverpool
SCHMEICHEL DENIES SALAH- AGAIN!
A mistake from Dewsbury-Hall sees Salah through on going but Schmeichel makes himself big and blocks the Egyptian's effort
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Liverpool
SALAH GOES CLOSE
Lovely feet from Salah takes him away from two Leicester defenders but his shot is blocked by Schmeichel from close-range.
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Liverpool
DIAZ SHOOTS WIDE
Luis Diaz finds himself one on one with Daniel Amartey but the Colombian shoots wide from the edge of the area.
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LIVERPOOL LOOKING MORE LIKELY
Liverpool continue to threaten on the break but are lacking cutting edge in the final third. It's still only 1-0 so Leicester are still very much in this.
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Leicester City
SECOND CHANGE FOR LEICESTER
Tielemans replaces Soumare
Boubakary Soumaré
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Boubakary Soumaré
Leicester City
Leicester City
Fouls1
Wide1
Youri Tielemans
On
Youri Tielemans
Leicester City
Leicester City
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Leicester City
CHANGE FOR THE FOXES
Iheanacho is on for Daka
Patson Daka
Off
Patson Daka
Leicester City
Leicester City
Fouls against2
Offsides1
Kelechi Iheanacho
On
Kelechi Iheanacho
Leicester City
Leicester City
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Liverpool
THE KING IS BACK
Salah is on for Liverpool replacing Firmino
Roberto Firmino
Off
Roberto Firmino
Liverpool
Liverpool
On target2
Blocked Shots1
Yellow Cards1
Fouls2
Mohamed Salah
On
Mohamed Salah
Liverpool
Liverpool
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Liverpool
SUBSTITUTION FOR LIVERPOOL
Elliott replaces Jones
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Liverpool
LIVERPOOL TURN UP THE TEMPO
Lovely interchange between Diaz and Robertson sees the Scotland international's fiercely-driven cross palmed away by Schmeichel.
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Liverpool
FIRST BOOKING OF THE EVENING
Firmino goes into the book for a reckless foul on Dewsbury-Hall
Roberto Firmino
Yellow card
Roberto Firmino
Liverpool
Liverpool
On target2
Blocked Shots1
Yellow Cards1
Fouls1
47'
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Liverpool
JOTA GOES CLOSE
A lovely strike on the angle from Jota is piushed away by Schmeichel for a corner. Another lovely save from the Leicester City captain.
2nd Half
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BACK UNDERWAY AT ANFIELD
Can Leicester get back into it or will Liverpool further show their dominance and take the three points.
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Liverpool
JOTA OPENS THE SCORING