In a game played at before a highly electrified 53,000 fans at the Anfield stadium on Saturday, Liverpool put 3 goals past Arsenal to maintain their 100% record to the start of the EPL season.
The game saw both sides produce brilliant displays from their stars. Arsenal’s African stars, Pierre Aubameyang, and Nicolas Pepe tested Liverpool’s resolve early in the game, but they could not take their chances.
Liverpool opened the scoring from a thumping Joel Matip header from an Arnold Alexander corner kick in the 40th minute of the game. the
Mohammed Salah who gave a performance full of power, passion, greed, and energy scored a brace in the game.
In the 46′ minute of the game David Luiz was penalized for pulling Salah shirt’s in the penalty area as the Pacy Egyptian striker tried to get to the end of a wonderful Roberto Firmino pass and a penalty was awarded to him and on the 49’minute, Salah scored his first goal from the spot.
The Liverpool striker later scored his second goal on the hour mark as he picked up the ball on the right flank, beating Luiz and Nacho Monreal in the process before cutting inside, as he released a shot towards the left bottom corner of the goal.
Arsenal got a consolation goal when substitute Lucas Torreira put in a ball from a goalmouth scramble in the 83rd minute of the encounter.