More misery for Liverpool after losing at Wolverhampton 3-0
Wolverhampton Wanderers' Ruben Neves celebrates scoring his side's third goal of the game, during the English Premier League soccer match between Wolverhampton Wanderers and Liverpool, at Molineux Stadium, in Wolverhampton, England, Saturday, February 4, 2023. (Barrington Coombs/PA via AP)

WOLVERHAMPTON, England (AP) — Liverpool's troubles continued after losing to Wolverhampton 3-0 in the English Premier League on Saturday.

A season after being in the hunt for an unprecedented quadruple of trophies, Liverpool looks in danger of finishing mid-table in the league or perhaps worse.

The team has lost seven times in the league and its hopes of salvaging the campaign by qualifying for the Champions League look increasingly unlikely.

Joel Matip's own goal, Craig Dawson's debut strike, and Ruben Neves' effort sealed the win for Wolverhampton.

Wolves were plunged into the relegation zone by Everton's upset of Arsenal hours earlier, but responded impressively by scoring three goals or more in a game for the first time in 11 months.

Liverpool was left in 10th after a third straight away loss in the league.

Defender Matip put the ball into his own net after five minutes and Dawson struck from close range in the 12th. Neves slotted in from six metres to complete the scoring in the 71st.

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