Rose’s equaliser prickles Liverpool
London: Left- back Danny Rose’s 72nd- minute equaliser earned Tottenham Hotspur a 1- 1 draw with Liverpool in a hard- fought Premier League encounter at White Hart Lane on Saturday.
James Milner gave Liverpool a deserved lead with a penalty shortly before half- time, but Spurs got their reward for a spell of sustained secondhalf pressure when Rose drilled home the equaliser.
The England full- back’s strike means he has already matched his tally from last season and it preserved Spurs’ unbeaten record following their draw at Everton and victory over Crystal Palace.
It was a frustrating outcome for visiting manager Jurgen Klopp on his return to the scene of his first game at the Liverpool helm last October, which ended in a 0- 0 draw.
His side showed a much sharper cutting edge than in last weekend’s 0- 2 defeat at Burnley, but their inability to close the game out enabled Mauricio Pochettino’s Spurs to rescue a point. It was a