Josh King racked up a late equaliser as Bournemouth nicked Liverpool’s top-four obstacle with a 2-2 draw at Anfield on Wednesday.
Benik Afobe placed the Cherries in advance in the 7th min when he capitalised on a slack backpass from Georginio Wijnaldum to end up previous Simon Mignolet.
Philippe Coutinho levelled prior to the break as well as Divock Origi goinged the Reds in front in the 59th min.
That resembled it would certainly suffice for Jurgen Klopp’s side till King ended up in the 87th min to make the Cherries a factor.
The draw is yet an additional trouble for Liverpool this period versus a group in the lower fifty percent of the table, as well as leaves them 3rd in the Premier League, 2 factors in advance of Manchester City, that have a game in hand.
On an evening when City were defeated by Chelsea, it was a possibility for Liverpool to reinforce their location in the leading 4.
Missing out on Sadio Hair via injury and also with Joel Matip on the bench due to a back concern, they went down factors for the 2nd time this period versus the Cherries, that came from 3-1 down to win 4-3 in the reverse component.
One more shock viewed on the cards as Afobe capitalised on a slack backpass from Wijnaldum to place the site visitors in advance in the 7th min.
Liverpool had a hard time to muster up a reaction and also their finest possibility to equalise originated from an edge that was snapped on and also volleyed large at the back message by Origi.
Marc Pugh rejected a comparable opportunity from an edge at the various other end as he terminated throughout goal on the battery from 6 lawns out.
The hosts continuouslied do not have a reducing side as well as were nearly captured out by a lengthy round over the top that King acquired prior to shooting a shot over bench.
Coutinho levelled prior to half-time, accumulating Roberto Firmino’s pass in his stride and also after that maintaining his equilibrium to complete previous Artur Boruc.
Liverpool upped the pace after the break and also went close when Nathaniel Clyne reduced in from the right and also saw a well-struck shot tipped into bench by Boruc.
They took the lead after 59 mins as Wijnaldum transformed intelligently in package and also place in a cross for Origi to going house from close quarters.
That appeared like it would certainly suffice for Liverpool as they showed up comfy and also maintained Bournemouth pushed back inside their very own fifty percent.
The Reds’ failing to prolong their benefit verified pricey as King terminated in an equaliser with 3 mins continuing to be after Harry Arter’s shot dropped to him 10 backyards out.
Liverpool pushed for a late victor yet Klavan goinged the very best possibility at Boruc.