Thursday Mar 11, 2021. 10:00
Three of Africa’s top players right now starred for their respective teams on Wednesday evening.
Riyad Mahrez, 30, continued his superb run of form, scoring twice for Manchester City in a 5-2 win over Southampton in the Premier League. Victory moved the Cityzens 14 points clear atop the standings and another step closer to the league title.
The Algeria international has six goal contributions in his last six league matches for City, having established himself as a regular starter under Pep Guardiola in recent weeks.
Over in Budapest, Liverpool put their poor domestic form behind them with another 2-0 win over RB Leipzig to book their spot in the Uefa Champions League quarter-finals.
While Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane have struggled for consistency in the league, the duo scored a goal apiece to lead the Reds to victory at the Puskas Arena.
Watch highlights from both matches, here: