Premier League – Liverpool 3-1 Crystal Palace: Match Highlights

Liverpool Palace match highlights

Liverpool survived a second-half scare to overcome Crystal Palace by 3-1 at Selhurst Park, let’s look at the match highlights.

With the win, Liverpool cut the deficit at the top to 9 points with one game in hand.

There were two changes to the Liverpool team that played Arsenal in the EFL Cup semi-finals. Alisson and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain replaced Caoimhin Kelleher and Kaide Gordon.

Liverpool Palace match highlights

Liverpool started the game off really well, with Andy Robertson and Diogo Jota going close. Then in the seventh-minute skipper, Jordan Henderson forced Guaita into a good low save.

Then just a minute later, Virgil Van Dijk jumped above everyone to finish Andy Robertson’s corner to give Liverpool the lead.

Despite going behind Palace didn’t give up hope and sprung a few attacks themselves. However, Liverpool completely dominates the game.

Liverpool ends the first 25 minutes with eight attempts, two of them on target.

Then around the half-hour mark, Robertson swung in a cross, which Oxlade-Chamberlain picks up on and fires past Guaita, making it 2-0.

Gallagher, Mateta and Olise came close in the last ten minutes, only for Allison to save all of them.

Allison, in total, had a very solid game as he made 4 saves in the whole game.

Palace start the second half strong. Gallagher headed just wide of the post before Allison made a fantastic save to deny Edouard.

Palace kept the pressure and were rewarded ten minutes in. Schlupp put Mateta through on goal who squared it for Edouard to score.

Liverpool try weathering the storm, but Palace were relentless. They were unable to keep hold of the ball for sustained periods, as Palace pushed on.

Alisson was called on again when Olise beat the offside trap, but the Brazilian made a great save.

Then in the 89th minute, a controversial penalty is awarded after Guita and Jota clash. Fabinho steps up and slots it across Guaita.

Liverpool can count themselves lucky after coming away with three points. This is all about the Liverpool Palace match highlights from us.

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