LONDON (AP) — Wiping out Manchester City's 11-point lead at the top of the Premier League looks an onerous task. Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp is at least gaining hope from a season with so many sudden variables. Squads are being stretched by coronavirus cases, African Cup of Nations absentees, injuries and postponements that can overload schedules. Liverpool did manage to end a three-match winless run in the league by beating Brentford 3-0 on Sunday, even with its attacking options depleted by
A comfortable 3-0 victory over Brentford secured a first league win since mid-December and closed the gap to 11 points.
Late drama in Groups E and F as Arsenal forward Nicolas Pepe nets in draw for The Elephants