In the 66th minute of this afternoon’s Premier League encounter between Leicester and Liverpool, the Reds took the lead after a moment of sheer magical.Trent Alexander-Arnold tried his luck with a long-range pass, which was deflected back into his path, leaving the right-back to slot the ball to Roberto Firmino.Firmino, who was under fierce pressure from Jonny Evans and Wilfried Ndidi, somehow managed to lay the ball off to Mohamed Salah with a mesmerising spinning backheel.Salah tucked the ball into the back of the net with a wonderful first-time finish.See More: Video: Trent Alexander-Arnold crafts Liverpool chance with superb outside-foot pass against Leicester
Roberto Firmino with a contender for assist of the season ?
Mo Salah’s finish was top class too, what a beautiful goal for Liverpool! pic.twitter.com/wj0tLvFMH6
— Football on BT Sport (@btsportfootball) February 13, 2021
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Pure inspiration from Firmino and Salah has fired Jurgen Klopp’s side into the lead in a must-win clash after a dire run of form since the turn of the year.