Liverpoolcame from behind to beat 17th placed side Burnley at the Anfield tocome a point behind league leaders Manchester City.
Burnleyscored early in the 6th minute through Ashley WestWood who scoreddirectly from the corner.
Liverpooltrailed for only 13 minutes before Roberto Firmino scored from a blocked MohamedSalah’s cross bringing the game back to life.
10 minuteslater Sadio Mane doubled the lead for Liverpool curling a shot past Burnleygoalkeeper Heaton sending them in a lead in the first half.
RobertoFirmino scored the third goal for Liverpool in the 67th minutefollowing a poor clearance from Heaton.
Burnley pulled one back in the extra time through Johann Berg who shot from 6 yards away but it was sadio Mane who sealed the three crucial points for Liverpool scoring two minutes later.
The win keepsLiverpool in the second position, a point behind leaders Manchester City and 12points clear of third placed Tottenham Hotspurs.
Tottenhamsuffered a humiliating 2-1 defeat at Southampton who came from behind to bagthree points.
ManchesterUnited will on Sunday visit Arsenal at the Emirates and if they win, they mightovertake Tottenham in the third place.