Crystal Palace 1-3 Liverpool: Van Dijk, Fabinho & Ox hearth as Reds claim 3pts
Game is over and also the final score is Crystal Palace 1-3 Liverpool. Here is that the match report.
volt-ampere arguing sees Jurgen Klopp' men forbid a fightback from the Eagles with Fabinho marking from the spot when half goals by Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Vergil Van Dijk
this can be the turf, of course, wherever a title chase against Manchester town was splendidly destroyed eight years past as Liverpool, 3 goals to the good, were undone by a devastating finale. The draw on it Spring evening in 2014 was a brutal word of advice in complacency.
The dynamics are completely different this time. town stay up to now ahead within the title race that even in Gregorian calendar month that, as Jurgen Klopp place it before this game, each game is 'a final' for his team. however the success was a reminder that an equivalent perils recent lurk, even together with his reprimand presence on the touchline. Palace may - and may – have found parity with port before a questionable late penalty took the sport beyond them.
Klopp will cite the 3 points, unneeded to say. port still accumulate them whereas Mahomet pillar of Islam and Sadio Mane are away at the African Cup of Nations. City' lead at the highest is reduced to 9 points and it'll be six if Liverpool win their game in hand. There would possibly simply be life during this title race yet.
Liverpool were assisted by a urgently anaemic half performance by Palace that ought to have place the sport virtually out of sight and did injury to the name patron saint Vieira' team have designed as a powerful, fast side. Vergil van Dijk and Alex Oxlade Chamberlain' goals were gift-wrapped
however that might take nothing far from Liverpool' half e fluency. saint Robertson' impeccable delivery power-assisted in each goals, that were terrible from a Palace perspective.
Van Dijk unclothed away undiscovered because the full-back' eighth minute corner from the left had been stricken and wouldn't have had a better exercise on the coaching ground all week.
Odsonne Eduard was within the general neck of the woods but the van Dijk' headed goal was within the web before anyone had computed the danger.
0' The match is on the brink of start!
1' KICK-OFF! Who will win this match?
5' Robertson' long shot over the bar
7' GOAL! Crystal Palace 0-1 port (Van Dijk)
24' Febinho' shot over the bar
31' GOAL! Crystal Palace 0-2 Liverpool (Oxlade-Chamberlain)
41' CLOSE! Mateta virtually score for Crystal Palace
46' Olise' shot wide out
47' Alisson makes smart save
52' Henderson' shot wide out
54' GOAL! Crystal Palace 1-2 port (Édouard)
82' Alisson makes tight save
88' Penalty Goal! Crystal Palace 1-3 Liverpool (Fabinho)
Crystal Palace XI: Guaita, Ward, Schlupp, Hughes, Andersen, O. Édouard, J. Mateta, Guehi, C. Gallagher, M. Olise, T. Mitchell
Subs: Benteke, Martin Kelly, Clyne, Milivojevic, Jordan Ayew, J. Butland, Riedewald, E. Eze, N. Ferguson
Liverpool XI: Henderson, Matip, Alisson, Firmino, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Van Dijk, Fabinho, Robertson, Jota, Alexander-Arnold, Curtis Jones
Subs: Milner, Minamino, Joe Gomez, Tsimikas, Kelleher, Konate, Neco Williams, T. Morton, K. Gordon