Hello and welcome to Sportstar’s live blog of this evening’s Premier League encounter between defending champion Liverpool and newly-promoted Leeds United.
An absolute cracker of a contest comes to an end as Liverpool ekes out a win over Leeds United, which was playing its first game in the Premier League in 16 years.
Salah put Liverpool ahead in the fifth minute, before a stunner from Harrison restored parity. Liverpool went up soon after through Van Dijk, but Leeds clawed back into the game through Bamford.
MATCH REPORT –
Salah hits hat-trick as Liverpool outguns impressive Leeds
However, it was Liverpool that went into the interval with a one-goal lead as Salah struck a screamer in the 32nd minute.
The second half came to life in the 66th minute when Klich rifled a shot past Alisson to pull Leeds back into the match yet again. The game appeared to be heading for a draw…