Don Kopleone’s player ratings as Liverpool slipped to their first Premier League defeat of the season against Watford on Saturday.
Daniel Moxon reports on a thoroughly humbling defeat and a dreadful performance from Liverpool as they were stung by the impressive Hornets.
Pádraig O’Callaghan brings the recent form of the two sides, team news and predictions ahead of the match at Vicarage Road on Saturday evening.
Mohamed Salah was back amongst the goals as Liverpool increased their lead in the title race with a 2-0 win against Watford.
It was tricky at times as the Hornets fought hard to impress Nigel Pearson, their third manager of the season. Still, the win was secured and the Reds head to Qatar in fine form.
The Hornets gave a good showing at Anfield under their new manager, but lacked any sting as the Reds eased over the line.
As he celebrates his 56th birthday, Daniel Moxon takes a look back at the club legend’s illustrious career on Merseyside.