Burnley handed English Premier League protecting champions Liverpool a big shock at Anfield last night, ending their 68- game unbeaten home run after Ashley Barnes’ 83 rd-minute charge protected a 1-0 win for the visitors.
It was the Reds’ very first league defeat at home considering that April 2017, and it saw them stay in 4th place in the table, 6 points behind leaders Manchester United.
Liverpool have actually been far from impressive because the start of the year and lack a win and an objective in the EPL following 2 draws and 2 losses.
Jurgen Klopp’s guys have won just 4 league games out of their last 12 fixtures, and their chances of keeping the title have actually taken a huge hit.
Chelsea hold the record for many top-flight home games without a defeat after going on an impressive run of 86 matches in between 2004 and 2008, and Blues legend John Terry was quick to remind Liverpool of the accomplishment following last night’s result.
The Aston Vacation home assistant manager required to Instagram to react thus to Burnley’s hard-fought victory at Anfield:
Securing 55 league wins and 13 draws at Anfield is no doubt an impressive feat, but it can not be compared to Chelsea’s unbelievable record which took place under 4 different supervisors and saw them secure back-to-back Premier League titles in 2004-05 and 2005-06
That run was ended in October 2008 by Liverpool, however no one would have expected Burnley to end the Reds’ own.
It was fun while it lasted however, and the Mancunian clubs make up the other records in the top-five all-time list.
Manchester City went 37 video games unbeaten at the Etihad Stadium between December 2010 and December 2012, while Manchester United went 35 and 36 league games unbeaten in between December 1994 and November 1996, and in between December 1998 and December 2000 respectively.