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Atletico Madrid vs Liverpool result: Mohamed Salah sets another record as Reds hold on for victory

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Atletico Madrid 2-3 Liverpool: Salah wins it from the spot after Griezmann saw red early in the second half

Mohamed Salah set yet another goalscoring record as Liverpool recovered from squandering a two-goal lead to beat 10-man Atletico Madrid 3-2 on a wild Champions League night in the Wanda Metropolitano.
Salah became the first man in the club’s history to score in nine successive matches with the first and last goals of a thoroughly-absorbing and occasionally crazy game.

In a game which had virtually everything, a penalty was almost inevitable and 14 minutes from time Mario Hermoso completely took out Diogo Jota – on for Mane – allowing Salah to slot home as Liverpool scored three for the seventh-successive away match this season.
Still the drama continued as Jota tangled with Jose Maria Gimenez only for Siebert to subsequently reverse his penalty decision, while Klopp was annoyed by Simeone racing down the tunnel at the final whistle without a handshake.

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