And though they made it difficult for themselves, struggling to carve open a stoic Hornets defence, a moment of magic from their No. 23 proved enough to take the three points.
Here’s how Jurgen Klopp‘s side marked the victory on social media.
Tough game but well deserved win !!! ??? #YNWA
— Nathaniel Clyne (@Nathaniel_Clyne) May 1, 2017
— Gini Wijnaldum (@GWijnaldum) May 1, 2017
— Loris Karius (@LorisKarius) May 1, 2017
We did what we had to do, apart from Emre Can who did just a bit more??????? pic.twitter.com/t46d3ZweEC
— Simon Mignolet (@SMignolet) May 1, 2017