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Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win

Liverpool defeat Southampton and Twitter reacts to Reds win

"Hopefully we feel at the end of the game that we are growing and we are continuing with this feeling".

Southampton claimed a vital win away at West Brom last weekend in their quest for Premier League survival.

Southampton, they are on a decent run of six games unbeaten since opening the new year with a home defeat to Crystal Palace.

The African forward started the weekend one goal adrift of the Premier League's leading goal-scorer Harry Kane before the England global netted the victor in the north London derby.

Salah turned provider in the sixth minute when he picked out Roberto Firmino in the Southampton penalty area and the Brazilian calmly slotted past Saints goalkeeper Alex McCarthy.

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Adam Lallana is in contention for the Liverpool bench against Southampton on Sunday despite his dismissal for the Under-23 team in midweek, manager Juergen Klopp said on Friday.

"In footballing moments we would've loved to do it [play] a bit better". "

"We scored wonderful goals, both of them and we should have had more in the second half with some big changes.

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"No ex-Southampton player will play on Sunday!"

The pace that Liverpool have could cause a real issue for out back-line with Salah reeking havoc in the reverse fixture! "But I think we deserved the three points, clean sheets and no injuries, it was flawless".

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp on Southampton explained: "They're a good team, to be honest I don't get why they are in the region of the table they are".