Subs not used: Adrian, Mane, Origi, Elliot. Great pass to release Firmino for an opportunity, and made a couple of key interceptions when Bournemouth have threatened. ", Another said, "Funny old world. Drew roars of approval from the home crowd with two great tackles first half, and played in Wijnaldum for the second. Some great counter-pressing and gliding runs through midfield to top it all off, and he looks ready to launch his Anfield career after a frustrating time of things. Mohamed Salah celebrates after scoring their third goal during the English Premier League football match between Liverpool and Bournemouth at Anfield, Mohamed Salah follows in Luis Suarez's Liverpool footsteps as goal-machine nets against Bournemouth, Liverpool fans notice what Mohamed Salah's did when celebrating Bournemouth goal, Liverpool fans unveil brilliant new Alisson banner ahead of Premier League showdown with Bournemouth, Red Bull Salzburg expect Liverpool to sign Erling Haaland, Liverpool have been linked with Borussia Dortmund sensation Erling Haaland, Gary Lineker responds to criticism over 'diving' claims around Liverpool star Mohamed Salah, Gary Lineker has responded after Liverpool's Mohamed Salah came in for criticism for the way he won a penalty against West Ham United, Liverpool news and transfers - David Alaba concrete interest blow, Thiago injury latest, Perr Schuurs monitored. On social media many were questioning how it would help considering the fact that it's a contact sport. Ahead of the weekend the league put out a statement saying, "The Premier League fair-play handshake will not take place between players and match officials from this weekend until further notice based on medical advice. No handshakes in football but feel free to spend the next 90 minutes gobbing with impunity. The perfect gift for any Liverpool fan, the ‘Liverpool Mishmash’ poster tells the glorious history of the Reds through hundreds of illustrations. Xherdan Shaqiri (on for Oxlade-Chamberlain, 86′) – N/A. Played only the first 40 minutes before being forced off with an injury, which hopefully is not anything serious given the busy schedule. The Brazilian was surprisingly ineffective in open play, with his usually immaculate first touch deserting him in a couple of key moments. Booked. 9 was restored to his usual central role but it was another day where it didn’t quite happen for him. Ryan is a writer for SPORTbible. Full of energy as usual and dominated the space in front of the back four really well, providing good defensive protection—albeit against a non-existent Cherries attack. Evening headlines as Erling Haaland expected to join Liverpool, All the latest Liverpool news, views and transfer rumours from the ECHO, Liverpool helped Paris Saint Germain sign Rafinha Alcantara, Thiago Alcantara joined Liverpool in September after snubbing Paris Saint Germain, Everton evening headlines as Robin Olsen explains why he joined, All the latest Everton news, views and transfer rumours from the ECHO, Everton news and transfers - Arkadiusz Milik boost, Isco admission, PSG make Moise Kean claim. Dominated the physical battles but was nervy under pressure with some sloppy play in possession, and unconvincing in his one-vs-one defending. Should have shot when clear on one break but made amends with a sumptuous finish for the second. There are still going to rub all that sweat and saliva into each other's glands anyway. Supporters were left bemused after watching Liverpool and Bournemouth's players eschew the traditional pre-game handshake following the Premier League ban, Enter your e-mail address below to receive a, Chance to cement Group D top spot in first-ever clash – Atalanta vs. Liverpool Preview, CL opponent linked as Van Dijk replacement & PPV could be scrapped – Liverpool FC Roundup, Matip to return and rewards for Shaqiri & Jota? December 7, 2019, Goals: Oxlade-Chamberlain 35′, Keita 44’ , Salah 54’. After a quiet spell, Salah was back to his best on the south coast. Was very noticeable once again how much Liverpool’s attacking threat and creativity improves with Trent in the team. Liverpool and Bournemouth players weren't allowed to shake hands before their match on Saturday afternoon but the players still did the 'Respect' line up, which looked particularly stupid. Had limited influence in open play from that role but popped up with the crucial opener with a controlled, volleyed finish on the stretch which was a brilliant piece of play. That hasn't happened in England yet but authorities have put in place some precautions. explains more about how we use your data, and your rights. Liverpool extended the lead at the top of the Premier League to 11 points with a comfortable 3-0 win at Bournemouth, where several Reds were in excellent form. Looked lively from the off with some good movement in behind Bournemouth’s defence, and soon produced a sublime assist for Keita’s goal with an exquisite back-heel.