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Liverpool Equal Chelsea, Close In On All-Time EPL Record

Liverpool's remarkable run in the Premier League continued on Thursday evening with a 2-1 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers, and the Reds are now closing in on one of the league's all-time records. 

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Jurgen Klopp's side extended their unbeaten run in England's top flight to 40 matches following their victory over Wolves, coming away with all three points courtesy of goals from captain Jordan Henderson and Roberto Firmino. 

The result sees the reigning European champions draw level with Chelsea's run between 2003 and 2004 in second place, with only Arsenal's "Invincibles" having gone unbeaten for a longer run of games in the league. 

Click through the gallery below to see the longest unbeaten runs in Premier League history:

Liverpool's last Premier League defeat came on 3 January 2019 against title rivals Manchester City, since which the Reds have won 35 of their past 40 matches and played out to a draw in the other five. 

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Klopp's charges currently hold a 16-point advantage over City in the league standings, and look increasingly likely to win a first league title since 1990.

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