Oh Gross, Reds nick it

Mohamed Salah putting away the 50th-minute penalty he earned at Brighton yesterday after being hacked down by midfielder Pascal Gross. It earned the Premier League leaders their first win this year, after setbacks at champions Manchester City in the
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Mohamed Salah putting away the 50th-minute penalty he earned at Brighton yesterday after being hacked down by midfielder Pascal Gross. It earned the Premier League leaders their first win this year, after setbacks at champions Manchester City in the league and at Wolverhampton in the FA Cup third round. The Reds have 57 points to extend their lead to seven points over City, who host Wolves tomorrow.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on January 13, 2019, with the headline 'Oh Gross, Reds nick it'. Print Edition | Subscribe