Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 3-0 (1-0) at home and are the new leaders in the Premier League after five games played, three points clear of Manchester City. Palace is in 14th place in the league.
Away team Liverpool took the lead just before half time as Sadio Mane scored.
Mohamed Salah increased Liverpool’s lead with an assist by Virgil van Dijk, in the 78th minute.
Liverpool found the net once more, this time through Naby Keita, who scored in the 89th minute. This brought the final score to 3-0.
Liverpool have 4 wins and 1 draw with a 12–1 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Crystal Palace have 1 win, 2 draws and 2 losses and a 5–8 goal difference.
The last meeting between the teams ended in a 0-2 home win for Liverpool in May 2021.
Liverpool are unbeaten at home, after two games.
Liverpool have scored 12 goals. They have scored six goals at home. They’ve conceded 1 goals in total.
Crystal Palace have scored 5 goals in this campaign. Away from home they have scored 5 goals. They’ve conceded 8 goals in total.
Liverpool have opened the score in 3 of their 4 of the games, and have a winning ratio of 100 percent when scoring the first goal. Crystal Palace have scored 100 percent of their goals in the last 45 minutes, putting up a +3 (5–2) goal difference.
In the next games in the Premier League, Liverpool will take on Brentford (away) on 24 September 2021, Manchester City (home) on 02 October 2021 and Watford (away) on 15 October 2021. Crystal Palace play Brighton (home) on 26 September 2021, Leicester (home) on 02 October 2021 and Arsenal (away) on 17 October 2021.