Liverpool stumble in Premier League title run with 1-1 draw at West Ham on Monday, February 4, 2019 (image courtesy Reuters)
Liverpool stumble in Premier League title run with 1-1 draw at West Ham on Monday, February 4, 2019 (image courtesy Reuters)

Premier League leaders Liverpool on Monday night stumbled in their bid to win the title this season following a 1-1 draw with 12th-placed West Ham United in London.

The Anfield side, by virtue of this result, dropped points in consecutive league matches for the second time this season.

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And with 13 matches remaining, the Reds are just three points clear at the top of the EPL table.

Senegal international Sadio Mane had stunned the home fans when he put Jurgen Klopp’s men in front in the 22nd minute.

But the Hammers responded in the 28th minute with a strike by Michail Antonio.

Manchester City had reduced Liverpool’s lead at the top of the Premier League table to two points on Sunday after seeing off Arsenal at the Etihad Stadium.

After Monday’s match, here is the updated EPL table:

TEAMS P GD PTS
1 LIVERPOOL 25 41 62
2 MANCHESTER CITY 25 46 59
3 TOTTENHAM 25 27 57
4 CHELSEA 25 22 50
5 MANCHESTER UNITED 25 14 48
6 ARSENAL 25 15 47
7 WOLVES 25 01 38
8 WATFORD 25 -1 34
9 EVERTON 25  0 33
10 BOURNEMOUTH 25 -7 33
11 LEICESTER  25 -1 32
12 WEST HAM 25 -7 32
13 BRIGHTON 25 -9 27
14 CRYSTAL PALACE 25 -7 26
15 NEWCASTLE UNITED 25 -12 24
16 SOUTHAMPTON 25 -15 24
17 BURNLEY 25 -20 24
18 CARDIFF CITY 25 -24 22
19 FULHAM 25 -30 17
20 HUDDERSFIELD 25 -33 11