Highlights of Bournemouth and Liverpool from the Premier League.
Liverpool extended their lead in the Premier League with a convincing 4-0 victory over Bournemouth, marking their 14th unbeaten league game. The first half saw few goal-scoring opportunities, but Liverpool shifted gears after the break.
Darwin Nunez opened the scoring in the 49th minute, capitalizing on a precise passing sequence. Diogo Jota then sealed the win with two clinical goals in the 70th and 79th minutes. Nunez added his second in stoppage time. Liverpool now has 48 points from 21 games, five points ahead of Manchester City, Arsenal, and Aston Villa. Despite missing Mohamed Salah, Liverpool showcased their attacking prowess.
Manager Jurgen Klopp, while critical of the first-half performance, praised the team’s flexibility and goal scorers Nunez and Jota. Bournemouth’s Justin Kluivert was active in the first half, avoiding punishment for a tackle and creating chances. Nunez, moved to a central role, and Jota’s contributions demonstrated Liverpool’s offensive depth.