English Premier League

Liverpool vs Brighton & Hove Albion, 2023-24 English Premier League

· English Premier League
  • 27': Luis Díaz
  • 65': Mohamed Salah
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2 - 1
  • 2': Danny Welbeck

Misfiring Salah seals Liverpool win, keeps title bid on track

Striker Mohamed Salah scored the winner for Liverpool as they came back from a goal down to beat Brighton & Hove Albion 2-1 and go top of the Premier League ahead of Manchester City's showdown with Arsenal on Sunday.

Match Timeline

  • 0': Lineups are announced and players are warming up.
  • 0': First Half begins.
  • 2': Goal! Liverpool 0, Brighton and Hove Albion 1. Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.
  • 4': Offside, Liverpool. Mohamed Salah is caught offside.
  • 5': Offside, Brighton and Hove Albion. Tariq Lamptey is caught offside.
  • 8': Attempt blocked. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Alexis Mac Allister.
  • 9': Attempt missed. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the left. Assisted by Conor Bradley.
  • 10': Foul by Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool).
  • 10': Simon Adingra (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 11': Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Joe Gomez.
  • 12': Attempt missed. Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is too high. Assisted by Jarell Quansah.
  • 13': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Simon Adingra.
  • 14': Foul by Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool).
  • 14': Simon Adingra (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick on the left wing.
  • 14': Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 15': Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 15': Foul by Lewis Dunk (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 17': Foul by Luis Díaz (Liverpool).
  • 17': Joël Veltman (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 17': Attempt blocked. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 17': Attempt blocked. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 18': Attempt missed. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Alexis Mac Allister.
  • 18': Conor Bradley (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 18': Foul by Simon Adingra (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 19': Attempt missed. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses the top right corner. Assisted by Conor Bradley.
  • 19': Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 19': Foul by Pascal Gross (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 20': Delay in match because of an injury Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool).
  • 20': Pascal Gross (Brighton and Hove Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 21': Delay over. They are ready to continue.
  • 22': Offside, Liverpool. Luis Díaz is caught offside.
  • 24': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Joël Veltman.
  • 25': Offside, Liverpool. Darwin Núñez is caught offside.
  • 26': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Tariq Lamptey.
  • 27': Goal! Liverpool 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 1. Luis Díaz (Liverpool) right footed shot from very close range to the bottom left corner following a corner.
  • 29': Offside, Brighton and Hove Albion. Jakub Moder is caught offside.
  • 30': Offside, Liverpool. Conor Bradley is caught offside.
  • 31': Attempt missed. Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from the left side of the box is close, but misses the top left corner. Assisted by Simon Adingra.
  • 32': Attempt saved. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Dominik Szoboszlai.
  • 32': Foul by Luis Díaz (Liverpool).
  • 32': Tariq Lamptey (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 33': Attempt saved. Luis Díaz (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Conor Bradley.
  • 35': Foul by Wataru Endo (Liverpool).
  • 35': Pervis Estupiñán (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 35': Attempt blocked. Jakub Moder (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Danny Welbeck.
  • 35': Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Virgil van Dijk.
  • 36': Foul by Luis Díaz (Liverpool).
  • 36': Pascal Gross (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 37': Attempt saved. Darwin Núñez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box is saved in the bottom right corner.
  • 37': Foul by Tariq Lamptey (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 37': Joe Gomez (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 38': Attempt missed. Conor Bradley (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the box is too high. Assisted by Mohamed Salah.
  • 40': Attempt blocked. Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 42': Attempt blocked. Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 42': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Jan Paul van Hecke.
  • 43': Foul by Joe Gomez (Liverpool).
  • 43': Joël Veltman (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 44': Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 44': Foul by Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool).
  • 45': Foul by Luis Díaz (Liverpool).
  • 45': Pascal Gross (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+2': Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 45'+2': Foul by Wataru Endo (Liverpool).
  • 45'+3': Foul by Luis Díaz (Liverpool).
  • 45'+3': Joël Veltman (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick on the right wing.
  • 45'+5': First Half ends, Liverpool 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.
  • 45': Second Half begins Liverpool 1, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.
  • 46': Attempt blocked. Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 48': Foul by Joe Gomez (Liverpool).
  • 48': Jakub Moder (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 48': Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 48': Foul by Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool).
  • 48': Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) is shown the yellow card.
  • 49': Attempt missed. Luis Díaz (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Alexis Mac Allister.
  • 50': Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 50': Foul by Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool).
  • 50': Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 53': Attempt blocked. Conor Bradley (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Darwin Núñez.
  • 53': Attempt missed. Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the left.
  • 54': Attempt missed. Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) header from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Joe Gomez with a cross.
  • 55': Attempt missed. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) header from the right side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Luis Díaz.
  • 56': Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 56': Foul by Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool).
  • 57': Attempt missed. Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.
  • 58': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Pervis Estupiñán.
  • 58': Foul by Joe Gomez (Liverpool).
  • 58': Tariq Lamptey (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 58': Joe Gomez (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 59': Offside, Brighton and Hove Albion. Simon Adingra is caught offside.
  • 60': Alexis Mac Allister (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 60': Foul by Jakub Moder (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 63': Attempt missed. Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool) right footed shot from long range on the right misses to the left. Assisted by Virgil van Dijk.
  • 64': Attempt saved. Darwin Núñez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Dominik Szoboszlai.
  • 65': Goal! Liverpool 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 1. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom left corner. Assisted by Alexis Mac Allister with a through ball.
  • 66': Attempt blocked. Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked.
  • 67': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Jan Paul van Hecke.
  • 68': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Carlos Baleba.
  • 70': Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. Facundo Buonanotte replaces Tariq Lamptey.
  • 70': Facundo Buonanotte (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 70': Foul by Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool).
  • 71': Offside, Liverpool. Luis Díaz is caught offside.
  • 71': Jan Paul van Hecke (Brighton and Hove Albion) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 75': Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Conor Bradley.
  • 75': Attempt saved. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luis Díaz.
  • 80': Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the attacking half.
  • 80': Foul by Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool).
  • 81': Attempt saved. Lewis Dunk (Brighton and Hove Albion) header from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Pascal Gross with a cross.
  • 81': Corner, Brighton and Hove Albion. Conceded by Caoimhín Kelleher.
  • 82': Attempt saved. Lewis Dunk (Brighton and Hove Albion) header from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Pascal Gross with a cross.
  • 82': Attempt blocked. Luis Díaz (Liverpool) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Caoimhín Kelleher.
  • 82': Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Jan Paul van Hecke.
  • 83': Substitution, Liverpool. Harvey Elliott replaces Darwin Núñez.
  • 83': Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. Evan Ferguson replaces Simon Adingra.
  • 83': Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. Adam Lallana replaces Jakub Moder.
  • 83': Attempt missed. Harvey Elliott (Liverpool) header from a difficult angle on the left misses to the right. Assisted by Dominik Szoboszlai with a cross following a corner.
  • 84': Hand ball by Carlos Baleba (Brighton and Hove Albion).
  • 86': Attempt missed. Adam Lallana (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the left. Assisted by Joël Veltman.
  • 88': Attempt blocked. Dominik Szoboszlai (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked.
  • 88': Attempt blocked. Harvey Elliott (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Conor Bradley.
  • 88': Foul by Wataru Endo (Liverpool).
  • 88': Jan Paul van Hecke (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 88': Wataru Endo (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 89': Substitution, Liverpool. Cody Gakpo replaces Luis Díaz.
  • 90': Attempt saved. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner.
  • 90'+2': Substitution, Brighton and Hove Albion. Valentín Barco replaces Pervis Estupiñán.
  • 90'+3': Attempt missed. Danny Welbeck (Brighton and Hove Albion) right footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Facundo Buonanotte.
  • 90'+4': Substitution, Liverpool. Ryan Gravenberch replaces Dominik Szoboszlai.
  • 90'+4': Foul by Cody Gakpo (Liverpool).
  • 90'+4': Joël Veltman (Brighton and Hove Albion) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
  • 90'+5': Cody Gakpo (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.
  • 90'+5': Attempt missed. Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) left footed shot from the right side of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Alexis Mac Allister.
  • 90'+7': Second Half ends, Liverpool 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.
  • 0': Match ends, Liverpool 2, Brighton and Hove Albion 1.

Statistics

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6 Fouls 20
3 Yellow Cards 5
0 Red Cards 0
3 Offsides 5
4 Corner Kicks 8
6 Saves 2
45.7 Possession 54.3
9 SHOTS 30
3 ON GOAL 8
0.3 On Target % 0.3
0 Penalty Goals 0
0 Penalty Kicks Taken 0
414 Accurate Passes 521
484 Passes 585
0.9 Pass Completion % 0.9
3 Accurate Crosses 3
16 Crosses 13
0.2 Cross % 0.2
41 Long Balls 39
19 Accurate Long Balls 21
0.5 Long Balls % 0.5
2 Blocked Shots 10
14 Effective Tackles 10
28 Tackles 19
0.5 Tackle % 0.5
9 Interceptions 12
23 Effective Clearances 14
23 Clearances 14

Game Information

Competition: English Premier League

Venue: Anfield
Location: Liverpool, England
Attendance: 60,061

Premier League Table

# TEAM GP GD PTS
1 Arsenal 0 0 0
2 Aston Villa 0 0 0
3 AFC Bournemouth 0 0 0
4 Brentford 0 0 0
Full Table

Line-Ups

LIV Liverpool (4-3-3)

No. Name
62 Caoimhín Kelleher (GK)
4 Virgil van Dijk Yellow Card
78 Jarell Quansah
2 Joe Gomez Yellow Card
84 Conor Bradley
3 Wataru Endo Yellow Card
8 Dominik Szoboszlai
10 Alexis Mac Allister Yellow Card
9 Darwin Núñez
7 Luis Díaz
11 Mohamed Salah

BHA Brighton & Hove Albion (4-2-3-1)

No. Name
1 Bart Verbruggen (GK)
5 Lewis Dunk
29 Jan Paul van Hecke Yellow Card
30 Pervis Estupiñán
34 Joël Veltman
15 Jakub Moder
20 Carlos Baleba
13 Pascal Groß Yellow Card
18 Danny Welbeck
24 Simon Adingra
2 Tariq Lamptey

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