Liverpool
3 - 0
Bournemouth
2019-02-09 | 17:00 |  English Premier League | Anfield |  Full Time
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Liverpool Bournemouth
  • 24' Sadio Mané (Goal)
    34' Georginio Wijnaldum (Goal)
    48' Mohamed Salah (Goal)
    3 Goals 0
  • 61' Joel Matip
    87' Andrew Robertson
    2 Yellow Cards 2 25' Diego Rico
    38' Adam Smith
  • Red Cards
Commentary
  • 94'

    FULL-TIME: LIVERPOOL 3-0 BOURNEMOUTH. Liverpool go to the top of the table again after a good performance at home. Mane, Wijnaldum and Salah scoring at Anfield. Salah scoring his 49th goal for Liverpool in the Premier League.

  • 91'

    We are in the closing minutes of the game and Liverpool will be happy with their performance here. Four minutes of added time to this half.

  • 89'

    Another great run from Salah and then he crosses the ball to Origi who could not take this in his stride and Bournemouth manage to scramble back in defence.

  • 88'

    Origi is coming on for Mane as Liverpool make another change.

  • 87'

    Save! Great play from Keita who releases Robertson on the left. Firmino gets the ball and looks to score but the keeper makes a good save.

  • 84'

    Over! Robertson drills the ball into the box and it falls to Milner who tries to shoot but his ball over the goal.

  • 81'

    Salah wins a corner for Liverpool and this will be an important set piece for them.

  • 80'

    Salah passes the ball to Firmino who looks to score. Smith blocks his shot and the Keita tries to hit the loose ball into goal but his shot goes high.

  • 78'

    Alexander-Arnold is coming on for Liverpool. Wijnaldum is being replaced.

  • 78'

    Mousset with a nice run on the right and then he looks to score but Alisson makes a good save.

  • 77'

    We are in the final 15 minutes of the game and Liverpool lead by 3 goals. Off the bar! Salah with a nice combination with Firmino and then Salah hits the crossbar as he look for another goal.

  • 75'

    Alexander-Arnold was seen warming up on the sidelines. It looks like Klopp will bring him on soon.

  • 73'

    Mousset is coming on as Bournemouth make another change.

  • 71'

    The game has slowed down a big now but Liverpool show look to push harder and get more goals here.

  • 68'

    Wijnaldum looks to receive a long pass from Salah but the pass is just too strong and it goes behind for a goal kick.

  • 66'

    The game has slowed down a little bit now as Liverpool have stopped attacking. They will try to score more here if they can.

  • 64'

    Goal difference could be a deciding factor in this year's League. Liverpool will look to get more goals here to get close to Manchester City.

  • 62'

    YELLOW! Matip picks up a yellow card for a foul on Fraser. Replays show it was a bit harsh.

  • 60'

    A free kick and Milner passes it short to Salah who shoots. His shot takes a deflection and goes out for a corner.

  • 58'

    Solanke is coming on for Ibe as Bournemouth make the first change of the game.

  • 56'

    Should have been four! Mane gets a nice ball on the far side, he looks to head the ball into goal but the ball goes wide. Liverpool playing with a lot of freedom.

  • 53'

    Bournemouth have no fear now so they will look to commit more bodies forward.

  • 51'

    Salah's goal has moved him onto 49 Premier League goals. If he gets another one today, he will be the fastest to 50.

  • 48'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, SALAH! 3-0: Terrific goal again! Firmino with the inside pass to put the ball in Salah's path and he scores with his second touch. Liverpool will have no anxiety anymore.

  • 47'

    HALF-TIME: LIVERPOOL 2-0 BOURNEMOUTH. Liverpool have enjoyed a good first half at home and they lead by two goals thanks to Mane and Wijnaldum.

  • 47'

    The second half begins.

  • 46'

    Two minutes of added time to the first half.

  • 45'

    Save! Salah sets up the shot with a wide pass and then Milner crosses the ball back to him. Salah's shot draws a good save from the keeper.

  • 42'

    We are in the final few minutes of the first half and Liverpool are in control. They are on the top of the log as things currently stand.

  • 40'

    Liverpool have another free kick as Cook brings down Fabinho. This is a good position for Liverpool.

  • 38'

    YELLOW! A bit of frustration from Bournemouth as Smith brings Keita down and goes in the book. Smith wanted a penalty after being tackled by Robertson, but the referee was uninterested.

  • 37'

    Salah gives away a free kick and he is not happy with the referee's decision.

  • 34'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, WIJNALDUM! 2-0: Wijnaldum scores! What a goal! Lovely scoop over the keeper for Wijnaldum and Liverpool have their second. Good finish!

  • 32'

    A great ball from Firmino as he puts in a good run for it, but the keeper gets there before him. Liverpool looking for a second goal.

  • 30'

    We are going into the final 15 minutes of the first half and Liverpool have dominated the game. They are in the lead.

  • 28'

    Mane clears the ball after the second throw in. Liverpool look to attack on the counter.

  • 27'

    Bournemouth have a throw and Mane makes sure they have another throw in instead of a corner.

  • 25'

    YELLOW! Milner is brought down by Rico and that will be the first booking of the game.

  • 24'

    GOAL, LIVERPOOL, MANE! 1-0: What a goal! Milner crosses the ball in from the right and Mane heads it down and into the goal. The keeper fails to keep it out. Liverpool lead.

  • 21'

    Blocked by Rico! Good build up again from Salah and then Milner looks to shoot but Rico blocks the ball away.

  • 18'

    One gets the feeling that if Liverpool want to win the title, these are they games they must win.

  • 15'

    Liverpool are enjoying a lot of possession and are looking to attack more. It feels almost inevitable that they will score.

  • 13'

    Another shot from Liverpool, Salah's shot deflects towards the goal but the keeper makes a good save.

  • 12'

    Nice pass from Milner to Firmino on the left but the angle is tight and the keeper makes a good save.

  • 10'

    Bournemouth are 10th on the log. Salah looks to shoot from the right, after beating Rico but the shot goes wide.

  • 7'

    A lot of possession to Liverpool but they have not been able to make an impact yet. Bournemouth strong in defence.

  • 5'

    Liverpool are looking to gain more control of the game as they settle down. Their supporters are loud and right behind their team.

  • 3'

    Bournemouth have kicked the game off and it is a busy start to the game.

  • 1'

    Kick-off! The first half begins. Anthony Taylor is the referee today.

  • 0'

    Hello and welcome to our live coverage of the Premier League clash between Liverpool and Bournemouth from Anfield.

  • 0'

    Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold is set to return to face Bournemouth after missing three matches with a knee injury.

  • 0'

    Dejan Lovren is out because of a hamstring injury.

  • 0'

    Bournemouth's only previous victory against Liverpool in their history came in the Premier League in December 2016

  • 0'

    Liverpool have won five and drawn one of their six home matches against Bournemouth in all competitions, keeping three clean sheets.

  • 0'

    Bournemouth: Boruc, Cook, Ake, Rico, Smith, Lerma, Gosling, Surman, Ibe, King, Fraser Subs: Mousset, Simpson, Taylor, Begovic, Solanke, Mepham, Surridge

  • 0'

    Liverpool: Alisson, Robertson, Matip, van Dijk, Milner, Wijnaldum, Keita, Fabinho, Salah, Mane, Firmino Subs: Mignolet, Henderson, Sturridge, Lallana, Origi, Camacho, Alexander-Arnold

  • 0'

    Nathaniel Clyne can't play today due to the terms of his loan agreement.

  • 0'

    Shaqiri will not be able to play today because of an abdominal strain.

Team Line-ups
Liverpool Bournemouth
  • Fabinho
  • Virgil van Dijk
  • Georginio Wijnaldum
  • James Milner
  • Naby Keita
  • Roberto Firmino
  • Sadio Mané
  • Mohamed Salah
  • Alisson
  • Andrew Robertson
  • Joel Matip
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 13
  • 26
  • 32
  • 1
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 8
  • 10
  • 15
  • 17
  • 21
  • 24
  • Artur Boruc
  • Steve Cook
  • Dan Gosling
  • Nathan Aké
  • Andrew Surman
  • Jefferson Lerma
  • Jordon Ibe
  • Adam Smith
  • Joshua King
  • Diego Rico
  • Ryan Fraser
Substitutions
  • Jordan Henderson
  • Daniel Sturridge
  • Adam Lallana
  • Simon Mignolet
  • Divock Origi
  • Rafael Camacho
  • Trent Alexander-Arnold
  • 14
  • 15
  • 20
  • 22
  • 27
  • 64
  • 66
  • 9
  • 25
  • 27
  • 28
  • 29
  • 33
  • 44
  • Lys Mousset
  • Jack Simpson
  • Asmir Begovic
  • Kyle Taylor
  • Dominic Solanke
  • Chris Mepham
  • Sam Surridge

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