Mane strikes late to give Liverpool derby joy.

Sadio Mane’s goal deep into injury time sank Everton and settled a scrappy Merseyside derby in Liverpool’s favour at Goodison Park.

The Reds’ thirty- four million pounds summer signing from Southampton reacted first to a loose ball after substitute Daniel Sturridge’s shot had hit the post in the fourth of eight minutes of stoppage time.

Everton, who had lost goalkeeper Maarten Stekelenburg to injury in the second half, have now won just one of their past twenty meetings with their local rivals.

Liverpool, which moved up to second, created the better chances, with Stekelenburg and his replacement Joel Robles saving well from Roberto Firmino.

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Published by: OJOBORUN TOSIN JOSEPH

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