23 Apr Liverpool news: Reds set record for many Premier League points in history
The Reds attained the mark with three matches to spare following their success in Cardiff on Sunday
Liverpool have put up a club record for Premier League points in a year after their triumph in Cardiff on Sunday.
The Reds won 2-0 in south Wales on the potency of second-half targets from Gini Wijnaldum and James Milner, moving back to first position in the Premier League table.
Together with the triumph Jurgen Klopp’s side attained 88 factors for the effort, carrying 27 wins, seven draws and only 1 reduction from their 35 matches so far.
The 88 points established a new team record for the most at a Premier League effort, together with Liverpool still having three matches to go.
88 – Liverpool have amassed 88 points in the league this year, their best total at a Premier League season; adapting to 3 points for a win, and they’ve just earned more at a top-flight effort in 1978-79 (98) and 1987-88 (90). Machine. pic.twitter.com/edp4XD7std
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When adjusting to 3 points for a win, Liverpool have just earned more points at a top-flight effort in 1978-79 (98) and 1987-88 (90).
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Klopp’s guys went two points clear of Manchester City together with the triumph, although Pep Guardiola’s side finally have a match in hand.
Liverpool might need to browse a Champions League semi-final against Barcelona since they pursue a Premier League title also, together with the two legs of the tie set for May 7 and 1.
The Reds have games against Huddersfield, Newcastle and Wolves staying in the league because they seem to win their initial top-flight crown because 1989-90.