Divock Origi (2), Xherdan Shaqiri and Gini Wijnaldum additionally acquired on the scoresheet within the Reds’ 5-2 win, however Mane’s strike was arguably the decide of the bunch on Wednesday night time.
With seconds remaining of the primary half, Everton’s failed nook fell to Alexander-Arnold who ran the size of the sector and put the ball on a plate for Mane.
The Senegal ahead transformed from close-range shortly earlier than Richarlison made it 4-2 on the strike of half-time.
While Mane wheeled off to rejoice with the remainder of Liverpool’s gamers, Alexander-Arnold took the chance to taunt Everton’s away help at Anfield.
The England right-back briefly thought-about becoming a member of his team-mates in celebration earlier than turning again in the direction of Everton supporters and holding his arms aloft mockingly.
Unsurprisingly, it didn’t go down too nicely with that nook of fans whose nightmare night would get even worse within the second half.
Jurgen Klopp was delighted with Liverpool’s efficiency after naming a number of fringe gamers in his beginning XI at Anfield.
‘All the goals were incredible, outstanding. Wonderful goals, sensational passes, super pieces of football. I loved it a lot!’ the Liverpool supervisor mentioned.
‘We needed fresh legs and I had to show my respect to the boys in the squad, that’s all. They proved it.
‘It is far more enjoyable making modifications, all the boys are able to ship performances like this.
‘It was a massive moment in my first season when Divock Origi got injured in the derby. It changed his career for a bit.’
Marco Silva, who’s now underneath severe stress at Everton, was left to rue his facet’s expensive errors at Anfield.
‘We cannot concede goals in the way we conceded,’ he mentioned.
‘We knew all the things about them earlier than the match and the way they prefer to play whether or not with Origi, [Mohamed] Salah or [Roberto] Firmino, we all know how they’d play. There was lots of errors.
‘I’m not the precise person to reply in regards to the scenario, this query is for various individuals. We are making some errors which put us underneath large, large stress.
‘The type of mistakes we are making is because the players are playing under big pressure because of the position in the table.’