Sadio Mane, meanwhile, sank to his knees and thanked Allah above for what was his 18th goal of the season.
Taking a cursory glance at the top corner he unleashed a stunning strike which curled in the air and flew past the hapless Kepa.
Yet again, it was another "must win" game-and, yet again, the Reds won.
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Beresheet made the final cut, but after several deadline extensions, the competition ended previous year without a victor . An IAI spokesman said: "The Beresheet effect will lead the children of Israel to dream about Beresheet 2.0".
"[Sadio] Mane is having a very good season, so is [Roberto] Firmino, they are scoring more goals than last season, because the attention on me is giving them more freedom, and I am very happy for them".
"We just focus on our games, we have a massive game next in the Champions League then to Cardiff which will be tough as well", the Liverpool defender said on Sky Sports after the match.
Despite being a certain contender for goal of the season, Salah doesn't even rank it as the best of his Liverpool career.
After Manchester City defeated Crystal Palace earlier in the day, Liverpool knew they needed to get a result against Chelsea, and they have shown their title credentials in abundance against Sarri's men. When these teams met earlier in the season, Chelsea recorded a 1-1 draw in the Premier League and a 2-1 win in the League Cup.
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If you seek drama and tension, or perhaps simply to be moved by football , City's Premier League games are probably not for you. After Palace, City host Tottenham twice in four days in the second leg of their Champions League tie and the Premier League.
"The biggest challenge for us is always facing the world outside - you [journalists] and other people - because we don't think like that", he added. We play our game.
'If City had lost and we heard five minutes before the game, that's not a help.
"We don't have to be scared and no matter who plays we will be 100% focused on winning the game", Giroud said. What we want to do is collect as many points as possible, really - 85 points, four games to play, that means [we can get] 97. "If that's enough, perfect, and if not, we can not change it".
However, during the dying embers of the first half a costly Gerrard slip allowed Demba Ba to score the opening goal.
UMass men's hockey's Cale Makar signs with Avalanche, will immediately join team
Makar won the Hobey Baker award this season as the NCAA's top hockey player after scoring 16 goals and 33 assists over 41 games. Coming off of Saturday night's overtime thriller, the Avs will host the Flames on Monday for Game 3.