Things went from bad to worse for Liverpool minutes later as Virgil van Dijk was sent off for bringing down Alexander Isak on the edge of the penalty area.
Alisson made a superb stop to palm Miguel Almirón’s fierce volley onto the crossbar to keep Liverpool in it. The winger later struck the post but Newcastle were largely limited after the red card.
Nunez was brought on late with the game in the balance, and the striker pounced on an error from Sven Botman to fire home with a great finish from a tight angle to draw the Reds level as his shot went across Nick Pope and in off the post.
Then, in stoppage time, a perfectly-weighted pass from Salah sent Nunez in again with the striker keeping his composure to snatch all three points for the Reds.
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A humpback whale calf was successfully freed from a shark net off the Queensland coast early on October 1 after being stuck there for hours, with its mother’s cries of distress audible through the night to locals.Damien Coulter recorded this drone footage of the imperiled calf, with its distressed mother nearby.“You could hear the mother’s distress call from all hours of the morning at Alexandra Headland,” Coulter wrote on Instagram. “The baby calf was fully entangled and time was running out.”Another local told the ABC the mother’s cries were “echoing through the whole headland”.Coulter said that fisheries department was called and managed to release the calf. Both mother and calf swam away freely shortly after, he said. Credit: Damian Coulter via Storyful