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As it happened: Liverpool 2-2 Tottenham Hotspur

2018-02-03 18:10
Last Updated at 01:14
04 Feb 20:30

FULL-TIME: Liverpool 2-2 Tottenham HotSpur

Harry Kane scores a dramatic late penalty after missing one previously to secure a point away at Anfield.

04 Feb 20:30

95' Kane makes no mistake from the spot as he scores a dramatic late penalty.

What a crazy end to a pulsating encounter!

04 Feb 20:29
04 Feb 20:21
93' PENALTY to Tottenham as Van Dijk commits a foul in the area!
04 Feb 20:19
90' Mo Salah wins it for Liverpool with an excellent individual goal before chipping it over Lloris.
04 Feb 20:18
04 Feb 20:15
87' PENALTY SAVED!! Karius stands his ground as Kane hits it straight at the goalkeeper.
04 Feb 20:12
84' Penalty to Tottenham!! Karius brings down Harry Kane!
04 Feb 20:08

79' Wanyama makes an immediate impact as he fires in a stunner from 30-yards out.

Pochettino has to get an assist for that.

04 Feb 20:07
04 Feb 20:06
78' Tottenham react immediately by bringing on Victor Wanyama for Moussa Dembele.
04 Feb 20:04

76' Liverpool make their final change as Joel Matip replaces James Milner.

Liverpool's defence now change to a back three.

04 Feb 20:01
73' Liverpool resorting to sitting back and hitting it long in the hopes of Salah getting on the end of the long balls.
04 Feb 19:58

70' Tottenham make their first substitution with Erik Lamela replacing Davinson Sanchez.

Dier moves from midfield into defence.

04 Feb 19:55
68' Alli receives a yellow card for a cynical dive in the area with his actions receiving jeers from the Kop end.
04 Feb 19:54
67' Liverpool's defence are doing just enough but their ball retention is not good enough as Tottenham are starting to take command.
04 Feb 19:52
63' Liverpool make two changes as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Georginio Wijnaldum replace skipper Jordan Henderson and Sadio Mane.
04 Feb 19:50
62' Eriksen with another dangerous set-piece for Kane but again he's ruled offside.
04 Feb 19:47

59' Eriksen swings in an inviting ball for Kane who forces Karius into another save.

But the linesman raises his flag to signal offside.

04 Feb 19:45

56' Karius rushes out to smother Son who was clear through on goal after a delightful through ball by Alli.

Important stop the the Liverpool goalkeeper.

04 Feb 19:41
53' Salah catches Tottenham on the break but the attack breaks down as he was one-on-one with Vertonghen.
04 Feb 19:38

49' Dembele is dispossessed in a dangerous position and gives away a free-kick in a dangerous position.

Tottenham clear the resulting Milner free-kick

04 Feb 19:32
46' We're back underway.
04 Feb 19:17

Half-Time: Liverpool 1-0 Tottenham HotSpur

Plenty of intrigue in a bruising encounter with Mo Salah giving the Reds an early lead.

04 Feb 19:16
45' The referee signals 1 extra minute of added time will be played.
04 Feb 19:15
43' Dembele in the wars again as he gives away a foul after harassing Mane who shows his displeasure at the foul.
04 Feb 19:12
41' Alexander-Arnold is the first player into the referee's book for a wild lunge on Ben Davis.
04 Feb 19:11
39' Dembele force Loris Karius into a smart save to his right with a stinging low drive after the second ball fell kindly to the Belgian.
04 Feb 19:09
37' Firmino catches out the Tottenham defence with a clever run in behind but the back-tracking Sanchez does well to cut out the square ball.
04 Feb 19:07
35' Alexander-Arnold finds space on the right to put in a dangerous cross that's cut out by Vertonghen.
04 Feb 19:03

31' Jan Vertonghen now gives away a cynical free-kick on Salah as Liverpool were on the counter.

Van Dijk heads over the resulting set-piece.

04 Feb 19:01

28' The referee is receiving jeers from the home crowd as he again stops play for a Firmino foul on Dembele.

The Reds seem intent on not letting the Belgian dictate play.

04 Feb 18:55
22' Dejan Lovren concedes a corner with Liverpool struggling but eventually manage to clear the resulting set-piece.
04 Feb 18:48
16' James Milner goes CLOSE with a looping deflected effort that goes just wide of Hugo Lloris' goal.
04 Feb 18:44
13' Danger for Spurs as Sadio Mane contests a through ball but Kieren Trippier does well to snuff out the danger.
04 Feb 18:42
11' Trent Alexander-Arnold gives away a free-kick as Dele Alli beats him to a loose ball.
04 Feb 18:40
8' Jordan Henderson gives away a free-kick on Moussa Dembele for a pull as the Belgian looked to start a quick attack.
04 Feb 18:37
6' Spurs are applying pressure as they look to hit back immediately in this encounter but the Liverpool defence are dealing well with the early onslaught.
04 Feb 18:33
2' Perfect start for Liverpool as Mo Salah gives the reds the lead!!
04 Feb 18:33
04 Feb 18:30
1' We're underway in this top four shootout from Anfield.
04 Feb 18:25
The teams are in the tunnel. The game of the weekend is 5 minutes away.
04 Feb 17:55

Tottenham legend Ledley King on today's game:

"I expect an open, exciting game. Both teams like to press high, try to force errors and are very capable on the counter-attack.

It's all about which team can dictate their style on the game. Liverpool are at home and will definitely look to press and keep a high tempo.

We have to be composed under pressure, look to beat their press and if we do that, there will be opportunities for us, I’m sure. We blew them away at Wembley and it could be down to how the teams start the game."

04 Feb 17:52

The team-sheets are in here at Anfield, and Jürgen Klopp has made two changes to his starting line-up from Tuesday’s 3-0 win at Huddersfield Town.

Virgil van Dijk and Trent Alexander-Arnold come in for Joel Matip and Joe Gomez. Matip is named on the Reds’ bench, but Gomez misses out altogether due to injury.

  • 95'

    FULL-TIME: LIVERPOOL 2-2 TOTTENHAM. It has been an electric game and one full of drama and some beautiful football. Great goals from Salah, Wanyama with the great goal and Kane sealed the draw with a penalty. It is 2-2 in the end.

  • 95'

    GOAL, TOTTENHAM, KANE! 2-2: Kane scores, he goes to his right and this is his 100th goal for Kane. Karius goes the wrong way and that will be 2-2 to Spurs. Brilliant goal from Kane.

  • 94'

    PENALTY TO TOTTENHAM! Drama again, the assistant stops play and and effectively gives another penalty to the Spurs. Van Dijk looks like he has caught Lamela on the calf.

  • 93'

    Llorente is coming on for Son as Spurs make a change.

  • 93'

    Four minutes of added time to this half, but Liverpool will feel like they have won this.

  • 91'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, SALAH! 2-1: Boom, Salah scores and puts Liverpool in the lead again. Salah goes through the defence and wriggles his way through and scores! Brilliant stuff from the Egyptian.

  • 89'

    Lots of drama at Anfield and Spurs should have been ahead by now, but Kane's penalty was a poor one. It is 1-1 with just a few minutes remaining.

  • 87'

    Now Liverpool are charged up after the penalty.

  • 86'

    SAVED! Drama and more drama at Anfield as Karius redeems himself as he saves the penalty from Kane and Kane can't believe it.

  • 84'

    PENALTY TO TOTTENHAM! Karius fouls Kane and Moss decides to give the penalty after consulting his assistant. But replays show that Kane was offside for the initial pass.

  • 82'

    Tottenham deserve this goal but what a goal it was to bring parity. Klopp is furious on the sidelines.

  • 81'

    GOAL, TOTTENHAM, WANYAMA! 1-1: Wanyama is the super-sub as he just comes on and scores for the Spurs. It is a rebound ball and he takes it in his stride and blasts it from a long range into goal!

  • 81'

    We are in the final 10 minutes of the game and these could be very important for both sides. Spurs win a corner

  • 79'

    Dembele is being replaced and Wanyama comes on for Spurs.

  • 79'

    Milner going off and Matip comes on as Liverpool make another change. Emre Can gets the captain's armband.

  • 78'

    It could be a few nervy minutes as the score remains at 1-0 and Spurs have dominated the possession in the second half.

  • 77'

    Firmino and Salah put in a great run but they are not able to score as Firmino takes too long to cross it back and Spurs clear.

  • 77'

    Kane and Karius clash after the corner but it ends in a goal kick.

  • 76'

    Lovren has been good today and he puts in another block. Spurs have a corner.

  • 76'

    Liverpool need more control in the midfield, they are just going long with the ball and hoping Salah or Firmino get involved.

  • 73'

    Spurs have had 70% of the possession in the second half, but they have not been able to score here so far.

  • 72'

    A slightly loose touch from Firmino and Spurs are quick to shut him down and clear the ball.

  • 71'

    Sanchez is coming off and Lamela comes on, Dier goes into the defence for Spurs.

  • 71'

    Salah has the ball and he puts in a great run from the right but eventually he is closed out by Davies. The crowd applauds the effort from Salah.

  • 69'

    YELLOW! Alli goes down in the box for no real reason and he goes in the book for the dive. Poor from Alli and Lovren was not happy with it either.

  • 68'

    Tottenham look to build and attack but again Karius comes out of his goal to collect the stray ball. Score remains at 1-0.

  • 66'

    Nothing comes from the free kick as a wall of Spurs' defenders blocks it out.

  • 65'

    A high foot from Davies as he tries to get the ball away from Salah and Liverpool have a free kick on the right.

  • 65'

    The Ox and Wijnaldum come on for Liverpool to replace Henderson and Mane. Milner gets the captain's armband from Henderson.

  • 63'

    Spurs win a free kick on the left and they curl it in, Kane is caught offside again and the keeper makes the save again. Good play from Liverpool.

  • 62'

    Van Dijk heads the ball out and Spurs have a corner. Nothing comes from the corner and Liverpool look to counter.

  • 61'

    Spurs have totally dominated the possession in the second half, but they have not been able to convert that into goals.

  • 60'

    Kane looks to head the ball into goal but the offside flag is up and Karius makes the save.

  • 60'

    YELLOW! Trippier is fouled by Milner and this will be a yellow to the Liverpool man.

  • 58'

    Son with a brilliant run after he gets the ball from Alli, Karius does really well and shuts Son out. Alli drills the rebound ball wide of goal.

  • 57'

    A wasted chance from Salah who is caught alone in the box but just gives it away as he tries to shoot. He should have done better there.

  • 55'

    We could see a change soon from Pochettino, Spurs need to do something different to score here.

  • 53'

    Good play by Spurs and they break quickly, but Liverpool have enough men in the back to clear this.

  • 51'

    Nothing come from the free kick but Spurs give the ball away again and Liverpool look to attack.

  • 50'

    Mane is brought down again and Liverpool have a free kick in a good position. Milner is standing over it.

  • 49'

    Robertson hoofs the ball clear but Spurs win the ball again and build on the left.

  • 48'

    Alexander-Arnold with a chance to cross from the right side of the box, but he rushes it a little and it's out of play.

  • 46'

    The second half begins.

  • 46'

    HALF-TIME: LIVERPOOL 1-0 TOTTENHAM! It has been a fast and exciting half and Liverpool are in the lead after their early goal. But Spurs have recovered well and have looked dangerous in their own way.

  • 45'

    Son is caught offside again, and there will be one minute of added time to this half.

  • 44'

    Mane goes down after a challenge from Eriksen and he wants to show the damage done to the referee as Liverpool win a free kick.

  • 44'

    Eriksen puts in a good delivery but the free kick comes to nothing. Liverpool are 1-0 ahead as we go into the final minute of the first half.

  • 43'

    YELLOW! Moss is taking his time, Alexander-Arnold stretches for a ball goes high and fouls Davies. He gets a yellow card for it.

  • 41'

    Karius does really well to make a low save, Dembele drills in a kick with his right foot. Good stop from the keeper.

  • 39'

    After a couple of attempts, Spurs manage to clear the corner. Lovren puts in a brilliant run on the right then but again Spurs manage to clear.

  • 38'

    Liverpool win a corner as Firmino looks to attack and Sanchez has to block the ball out.

  • 37'

    It has been a fast game so far and we are in the final 10 minutes of the first half. Liverpool have been brilliant over all.

  • 35'

    The offside flag goes up as Spurs look to attack. Karius makes a good save to keep the score to 1-0.

  • 34'

    Good free kick from Liverpool and Van Dijk gets a head to it but it goes straight to the keeper. Score remains on 1-0.

  • 33'

    Salah takes the free kick but nothing comes of it as the ball is played away.

  • 32'

    A free kick to Salah and Liverpool and they have been brilliant on the ball so far. Salah is standing over the kick.

  • 30'

    The referee has a few words with Milner and Dier, he could be just asking them to calm down.

  • 28'

    Spurs have a corner, but Liverpool clear again. The hosts lead by one goal, early goal from Salah.

  • 25'

    Dier goes down in the Liverpool box and Spurs appeal for a penalty but Moss says no again.

  • 24'

    Another mistake from Spurs in their defence and Salah gets the ball and looks to cross it to Mane, but the keeper comes out and collects.

  • 23'

    Interestingly, Kane has not seen much of the ball so far and that just shows how well Liverpool have defended.

  • 21'

    Poor end to a good move from Robertson, he looks to cross the ball but ends up just hitting it over the goal. He should have done better there.

  • 21'

    Liverpool have defended well today too, Spurs have seen a lot of the ball but the hosts have closed them out quickly.

  • 19'

    Nice cross from Milner, he was trying to find Salah but the ball just misses the striker and the goal.

  • 18'

    Son gets the ball and looks to cross it but Van Dijk blocks the ball out for a corner.

  • 18'

    Tottenham have had most of the possession so far but they have not been able to make it count.

  • 15'

    A corner to Spurs and Liverpool manage to clear it and they go on the counter.

  • 13'

    Can with a long and high pass, Mane tries to get on the end of it but the Spurs defender plays it back to his keeper.

  • 11'

    A corner to Liverpool but it goes straight to the keeper. Then, Spurs win a free kick for a foul on Alli.

  • 9'

    Salah has been in the middle of the action so far, even after scoring the opening goal. An aggressive start from the hosts.

  • 8'

    Emre Can is brought down on the halfway line and that will be a free kick to Liverpool.

  • 5'

    A couple of throws from the Spurs but they are under pressure after conceding so early. The Anfield faithful not making things easy for them either.

  • 3'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, SALAH! 1-0: Liverpool take the lead and the crowd erupts. A lose ball from the Spurs, Firmino controls it well and Salah gets the ball and drives it into goal past the keeper. Brilliant goal from Salah.

  • 2'

    Liverpool in their usual red kit and Spurs in white and blue.

  • 1'

    Kick-off! The first half begins. Liverpool kick us off.

  • 0'

    Mohamed Salah has scored 19 Premier League goals in 24 games this season.

  • 0'

    Liverpool have lost one of their last 23 home Premier League games against Spurs.

  • 0'

    Aurier and Winks were injured but have returned for training for the Spurs and they could get a chance to play today.

  • 0'

    Adam Lallana has returned to training after a thigh problem but he is unlikely to start today.

  • 0'

    Virgil van Dijk comes in for Joel Matip and Trent Alexander-Arnold replaces Joe Gomez as Liverpool make two changes after their win against Huddersfield.

  • 0'

    Liverpool: Karius, Alexander-Arnold, Van Dijk, Lovren, Robertson, Can, Henderson, Milner, Firmino, Salah, Mane

  • 0'

    Tottenham: Lloris, Trippier, Vertonghen, Sanchez, Davies, Dier, Dembele, Eriksen, Alli, Son, Kane.

  • 0'

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    • 3' Mohamed Salah
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    • 80' Victor Wanyama
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    • 42' Trent Alexander-Arnold
    • 58' James Milner
    • 90' Emre Can
    • 69' Dele Alli
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  • Hugo Lloris
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  • Jan Vertonghen
  • Davinson Sanchez
  • Son Heung-Min
  • Harry Kane
  • Eric Dier
  • Mousa Dembele
  • Dele Alli
  • Christian Eriksen
  • Ben Davies
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • Alberto Moreno
  • Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
  • Simon Mignolet
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  • Erik Lamela
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  • Michel Vorm
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  • Fernando Llorente
  • Serge Aurier
  • Harry Winks

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