Fans React as Liverpool Squander 2-Goal Lead at Southampton to Lose 3-2

Joe Gallagher@joesgallagherFeatured ColumnistMarch 20, 2016

SOUTHAMPTON, ENGLAND - MARCH 20:  Ronald Koeman manager of Southampton runs along the touchline as Sadio Mane of Southampton celebrates wtih team mates as he scores their third goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Southampton and Liverpool at St Mary's Stadium on March 20, 2016 in Southampton, United Kingdom.  (Photo by Michael Steele/Getty Images)
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For most of Sunday afternoon, it looked as though Liverpool were going to enjoy themselves on their visit to Southampton.

Jurgen Klopp's men raced to a 2-0 lead at half-time thanks to goals by Philippe Coutinho and Daniel Sturridge.

But then came the collapse, with Sadio Mane (two) and Graziano Pelle scoring in the second half to cap a remarkable comeback for the Saints.

The internet wasted no time in mocking the Reds:

Liverpool fans took their frustrations out on Martin Skrtel:

There's plenty of time for Klopp and Liverpool to dwell on the defeat, with their next game not until April 2 against Tottenham Hotspur.