[Video Goals] Liverpool 2-2 Bournemouth: Cherries Snatch Late Point At Anfield

By on April 5, 2017

Liverpool’s top four hopes were dented after Bournemouth snatched a late 2-2 at Anfield this evening.

The visitors took a shock early lead when Benik Afobe pounced on a short backpass from Gini Wijnaldum and cooly poked past Simon Mignolet for 0-1 in the 7th minute.

Liverpool equalised shortly before half-time when Roberto Firmino found Philippe Coutinho with a lovely ball and the Brazilian made no mistake to make it 1-1 in the 41st minute.

The Reds then took the lead midway through the second half when Divock Origi headed home from a Wijnaldum cross from the byline in the 59th minute to make it 2-1.

However, there was late drama as the visitors grabbed a late equaliser as Josh King fired home on the turn in the 87th minute to salvage a point for Bournemouth.

The result leaves Liverpool third in the table but Man City, Arsenal and Man Utd could all move above them if they win their games in hand.

Watch the goals here:


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