Liverpool retakes Premier League lead thanks to Toby Alderweireld’s own goal

(CNN)“Ugly” was Jurgen Klopp’s assessment of the way his Liverpool team eked out a thrilling last-gasp 2-1 win over Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday as the Merseyside club returned to the top of the Premier League. But two errors from Spurs players following a corner cost Mauricio Pochettino’s team the chance of a point and also complicate their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League. Following a corner, first Hugo Lloris couldn’t collect Mo Salah’s header and then the ball ricocheted off Alderweireld and trickled over the line. READ: Manchester City brushes aside woeful Fulham ‘A bit fortunate’ “Massive,” was the assessment of Liverpool defender Andy Robertson, who had set up Firmino’s headed goal, of the importance of his team’s victory. …