Premier League • Day 16
  • 2nd Half
  • Bournemouth
  • Liverpool
  • DanielsRico
    83'
  • Junior StanislasMings
    83'
  • FirminoHenderson
    81'
  • Salah
    77'
  • Fabinho
    70'
  • Cook (o.g.)
    68'
  • BrooksMousset
    65'
  • KeitaLallana
    65'
  • ShaqiriMané
    65'
  • Salah
    48'
  • 1st Half
  • Bournemouth
  • Liverpool
  • Salah
    25'
  • Lerma
    15'
  • Aké
    12'
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Bournemouth - Liverpool
Premier League - 8 December 2018

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  • End of 2nd Half
90'+5

FULL TIME: A Mo Salah hat-trick and an own goal from Cook gives Liverpool a resounding 4-0 away win and another cleansheet. It is over to you Man City who play Chelsea at 17:30 which you can follow with us..

90'+4 

Liverpool are top of the table on 42 points, a point clear of Man City.

90'+2 

Lallana is back on the field with a fresh shirt.

90' 

There will be 5 added minutes.

89'

Lallana has a nasty head injury after going up for a challenge, his face is covered in blood as he walks off the field.

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85' 

CHANCE! Good challenge from Francis on Lallana to force the corner. Its played short by Salah and Robertson swungs it in for Wijnaldum whose header floats wide.

  • Diego Rico
    OffCharlie DanielsBournemouthDiego Rico is the final change for the Cherries.
    TodayBlocked Shots1Wide1
  • Diego Rico
    OnDiego RicoBournemouth
83' 

Diego Rico is the final change for the Cherries.

  • Tyrone Mings
    OffJunior StanislasBournemouthTyrone Mings is on for King..
    TodayOn target1Blocked Shots1Fouls1Free Kicks2
  • Tyrone Mings
    OnTyrone MingsBournemouth
83' 

Tyrone Mings is on for King..

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  • Jordan Henderson
    OffRoberto FirminoLiverpoolFirmino makes way for Jordan Henderson. Liverpool's bench is looking strong.
    TodayAssists1On target1Fouls1
  • Jordan Henderson
    OnJordan HendersonLiverpool
81' 

Firmino makes way for Jordan Henderson. Liverpool's bench is looking strong.

81' 

CLOSE! Daniels with a long-range belter which flies narrowly over the bar, good effort.

79' 

Time for the focus to switch to the crunch Champions League game with Napoli at Anfield which is must-win in mid-week.

  • Mohamed Salah
    GoalMohamed SalahLiverpoolSALAH GETS HIS HAT-TRICK! He runs onto Lallana's through ball, rounds the keeper twice, takes his time and then slots it in.
    TodayGoals3On target3Fouls against1Wide1
77' 

SALAH GETS HIS HAT-TRICK! He runs onto Lallana's through ball, rounds the keeper twice, takes his time and then slots it in.

74' 

You have to feel for the Cherries, they have not done much wrong today but the rub of the green has gone against them. Is a surprise though that Defoe remains on the bench.

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  • Fabinho
    Yellow cardFabinhoLiverpoolCLOSE! Fabinho is booked for a challenge and its a free-kick 25 yards out. Stanislas' efofrt is a decent one and is saved by Alisson.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls3Fouls against1Wide1
70' 

CLOSE! Fabinho is booked for a challenge and its a free-kick 25 yards out. Stanislas' efofrt is a decent one and is saved by Alisson.

  • Steve Cook
    Own-goalSteve CookBournemouthOWN GOAL! Cook slumps his shoulders after he puts in Roberton's cross with the outside of his heel.
    TodayOwn goal1Fouls1Free Kicks1
68' 

OWN GOAL! Cook slumps his shoulders after he puts in Roberton's cross with the outside of his heel.

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  • Lys Mousset
    OffDavid BrooksBournemouthBournemouth finally make a change with Lys Mousset on for Brooks.
    TodayOn target1Fouls against2
  • Lys Mousset
    OnLys MoussetBournemouth
65' 

Bournemouth finally make a change with Lys Mousset on for Brooks.

  • Adam Lallana
    OffNaby KeitaLiverpoolAdam Lallana is on for Keita..
    TodayBlocked Shots1Fouls1Fouls against1Free Kicks1
  • Adam Lallana
    OnAdam LallanaLiverpool
65' 

Adam Lallana is on for Keita..

  • Sadio Mané
    OffXherdan ShaqiriLiverpoolShaqiri makes way for Sadio Mane. There is another change coming..
    TodayBlocked Shots1Fouls against1Free Kicks1Corners1
  • Sadio Mané
    OnSadio ManéLiverpool
65' 

Shaqiri makes way for Sadio Mane. There is another change coming..

63' 

Matip is now going on jinking runs into the box and wins a corner. Milner's first one is headed behind for another corner. This time the cross is swung in and the flag is raised for a free-kick to the hosts.

61' 

Nice slick passing from Salah and Shaqiri, the hosts are toying with Bournemouth who need to make some changes.

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What a list to top..

57' 

Lerma tries a volley from outside the box but it is well blocked.

55' 

Cook is limping off after a late challenge and needs treatment.

53' 

PENALTY APPEAL! A low cross is fired in for King who tries to steer it goalward and is then tripped by Alisson, the ref waves play on.

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50' 

Ake has an injury to his face and needs treatment. Might by a good time to bring on one Jermain Defoe..

48' 

Salah's shot took a slight deflection off Ake to give the Egyptian his second goal of the game. In the blink of an eye, the visitors are heading top of the table unless Eddie Howe's side can muster something up.

  • Mohamed Salah
    GoalMohamed SalahLiverpoolGOAL FOR SALAH! Cook gives the ball away, Firmino finds Salah who jinks his way into the box before rolling the ball into the bottom corner.
    TodayGoals2On target2Fouls against1Wide1
48' 

GOAL FOR SALAH! Cook gives the ball away, Firmino finds Salah who jinks his way into the box before rolling the ball into the bottom corner.

47' 

Bright start from Bournemouth, who have passed it around nicely and dont deserve to be behind.

  • 2nd Half
45' 

KICK OFF: Liverpool get the 2nd half underway. No changes made by either side.

  • End of 1st Half
45'+2

HALF TIME: Liverpool lead 1-0 courtesy of Salah's goal from Begovic's error. Has been a good half..

45' 

There will be 2 added minutes..

43' 

Good goalkeeping from Alisson to race off his line and head the ball away before clattering into King who has gone down. He looks to be okay to continue and gets a hug from the Brazilian.

42' 

Keita's wayward ball is collected by Salah near the corner flag, its played back to Robertson whose cross is blocked for a corner. Milner's cross is collected by Begovic.

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38' 

Surman's pass is deflected for another corner. Fraser's cross is punched clear by the keeper in the stormy conditions and the flag is raised for off-side.

36' 

Fraser is getting into the game more for the hosts, they have looked more lively since the goal.

34' 

Fraser wins a corner fown the right. Its swung in, it falls to Stanislas whose shot is deflected for another corner. This time Fraser's delivery to the back post is flicked on but Alisson gathers.

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32' 

TV replays show Salah was just on-side as he ran in to tuck in the rebound, was a close call.

30' 

Gareth Southgate is among the crowd today, he is also watching Chelsea v Man City in the evening game.

29' 

The Cherries have responded well to going behind but lack bite upfront, especially without Wilson.

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25' 

The shot from Firmino was speculative but powerful, Begovic could only parry it in front of him and Salah was there to open the scoring.

  • Mohamed Salah
    GoalMohamed SalahLiverpoolSALAH SCORES! Firmino's long-ranger is parried and the Egyptian cooly sidefoots in the rebound.
    TodayGoals1On target1Fouls against1Wide1
25' 

SALAH SCORES! Firmino's long-ranger is parried and the Egyptian cooly sidefoots in the rebound.

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23' 

GOOD SAVE! Stanislas threads it through to Brooks whose shot at the near post is palmed away by Alisson. The corner is played short, it comes out to Surman whose half volley goes wide.

22' 

CHANCE! King jinks his way into the box past Fabinho and skews a low shot wide of goal, the home side's first chance.

20' 

Good goalkeeping from Begovic to palm away Roberton's low cross towards Salah. The ball eventually goes out for a corner which is headed away.

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17' 

Similar to their law few performances, the Reds are not at their freeflowing best today but have previously done just enough to win like against Everton and Burnley.

  • Jefferson Lerma
    Yellow cardJefferson LermaBournemouthLerma is booked for a late challenge on Fabinho, that looked a nasty one.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls2
15' 

Lerma is booked for a late challenge on Fabinho, that looked a nasty one.

14' 

CHANCE! Lovely ball from Shaqiri over the top for Salah who scuffs his shot well wide from a tight angle inside the box.

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13' 

From the corner, Milner's delivery is flicked on by van Dijk but the home side clear the danger.

  • Nathan Aké
    Yellow cardNathan AkéBournemouthIts a free-kick for a handball against Ake 25 yards out in a central position. Shaqiri takes it, it hits the top of the wall and goes for a corner.
    TodayYellow Cards1Fouls1Free Kicks1
13' 

Its a free-kick for a handball against Ake 25 yards out in a central position. Shaqiri takes it, it hits the top of the wall and goes for a corner.

11' 

The Cherries are zipping the ball nicely but up front lack a bit of physicality up against the likes of van Dijk.

9' 

Bournemouth are playing their favoured high defensive line and so far it has coped well with that triple threat up front.

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Liverpool have won 39 points from 15 league games this season, their best ever start to a top-flight season.

5' 

Salah's passing has been a bit wayward in the chilly conditions. But overall its been a fairly bright start from the visitors.

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3' 

Alisson with a loose pass seized on by Bournemouth but they dally and the visitors win the ball back and break. Milner lofts in a cross for Firmino who heads it well over but is penalised for a push.

2' 

Liverpool have a chance to go top of the table with a win with Man City playing Chelsea at 17:30.

1' 

Keita, who impressed against Burnley, gets a knock to the back of the head as he went up for a header but looks to be okay to continue.

  • 1st Half
12:30

KICK OFF: The Cherries get the game underway..

12:25 

Five minutes until kick-off!

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12:20 

Bournemouth lie 7th after the win over Huddersfield in midweek. Manager Eddie Howe said: "The game on Tuesday was a big win for us. We won without playing well, something we've rarely done in the Premier League. I anticipate we'll play better [against Liverpool].

"We have to be excellent to get something - Liverpool won't take us lightly though. They're unbeaten and we anticipate a full-strength team against us."

12:15 

Aside from his war of words with Burnley boss Sean Dyche, Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on a club record 39 points from the opening 15 games: "So far we showed consistency, which is the most important thing.

"If you reach a specific level then you have to improve that, then you need first of all the consistency to stay on that level and that's actually what the boys do.

"Whatever happens in a game, believe in your own tools, believe in your own strength and use them. That's what we did."

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Junior Stanislas comes in for the injured Callum Wilson..

12:05 

Following the ill-tempered 3-1 win over Burnley which saw Joe Gomez injured, James Milner is deployed at right-back. Fabinho, Mohamed Salah and Roberto Firmino are recalled while Andy Robertson is back from injury.

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11:55 

BOURNEMOUTH: Begovic, Francis, S Cook, Ake, Daniels, Stanislas, Surman, Lerma, Fraser, Brooks, King... Subs: Boruc, Mings, Rico, Pugh, Ibe, Mousset, Defoe.

11:50 

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

11:45 

Hello and welcome to LIVE commentary as unbeaten Liverpool face Bournemouth away in the lunchtime Premier League game. Kick-off is at 12:30 GMT.