WATCH: Sarr scores twice to put Liverpool’s historic run in jeopardy

Ismaila Sarr
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Who would’ve penciled Watford in to the spoiler’s seat?

The relegation-threatened Hornets built a 2-0 lead on the unbeaten Premier League leaders with two Ismaila Sarr goals inside of seven second-half minutes.

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Both found all-world defender Virgil Van Dijk out to lunch, an uncharacteristic break from his outstanding nature.

Moments after Liverpool failed to capitalize on a mess in the Watford box, the Hornets took the lead.

Sarr darted in front of Andy Robertson after Abdoulaye Doucoure got the better of a sleepy Virgil van Dijk.

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It would only stay 1-0 for about a half-dozen more minutes.

Troy Deeney saved a ball from going out of bounds and it squirted past a sleepy Van Dijk.

Sarr was quick to recognize the opportunity and chipped the ball over an unrushing Alisson Becker for 2-0.