Jurgen Klopp‘s resurgent Liverpool is within four points of the Top Four after a second-half penalty helped the Reds to a 1-0 win over Swansea City at Anfield on Sunday.
James Milner converted a Jordon Ibe-won PK to boost Liverpool to 23 points, good for sixth place.
Swansea is in 15th place with just 14 points, having cooled off considerably.
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The opening 20 minutes belonged to the Reds, with timely tackles and deflections saving Swansea on several occasions.
Nothing got through.
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0 – Neither Liverpool nor Swansea managed a shot on target in the first half of their game. Bluster.
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) November 29, 2015
Liverpool went ahead on a PK, as Milner converted the chance after Ibe’s cross was handled by Neil Taylor.
Swansea looked better from the goal onward, but couldn’t find an equalizer as Liverpool held on to secure their third-straight win in seven days.