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Liverpool edges West Ham to retain top spot

London, England (SportsNetwork.com) - Steven Gerrard netted a pair of penalties at Upton Park on Sunday to help Liverpool retain first place in the Premier League with a 2-1 defeat of West Ham United.The Reds slipped from the summit following Chelsea's defeat of Stoke City on Saturday, but Sunday's win at West Ham sees Brendan Rodgers' side improve to 74 points to move two points clear of the Blues at the top.Liverpool only managed to break the deadlock in the 43rd minute when James Tompkins handled the ball in the box, which allowed Gerrard to convert on the ensuing penalty attempt.It looked as if the visitors would take the one-goal lead into the halftime interval, but West Ham leveled the score in the second minute of stoppage time. Simon Mignolet came to collect a corner kick and was on the receiving end of a forearm from Andy Carroll, but play was allowed to continue and Guy Demel tucked home a controversial equalizer.The match remained level until the 71st minute when Adrian trip...

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