Liverpool suffered a shock 1-0 defeat to Southampton on Monday night time.
Danny Ings got here again to hang-out his former membership, scoring the winner early within the first half.
It was solely the second defeat for Jurgen Klopp’s males this season, having misplaced scandalously to Aston villa.
Liverpool stay on 33 factors, forward of second-placed Manchester United who’ve the identical quantity of factors, however have performed a recreation much less.
This units it up properly for the Reds’ Premier League conflict with United subsequent weekend.
The champions could possibly be changed as outright leaders by Manchester United after the sport at Anfield on January 17.
With Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s males in incredible kind from the festive season, one can’t rule out them coming away with a win and taking charge of the 2020/2021 title race.