Liverpool 3 - 1 Arsenal
LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - AUGUST 24: (THE SUN OUT, THE SUN ON SUNDAY OUT) Mohamed Salah of Liverpool celebrates scoring from the penalkty spot during the Premier League match between Liverpool FC and Arsenal FC at Anfield on August 24, 2019 in Liverpool, United Kingdom. (Photo by John Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images)

Liverpool’s new signing Diogo Jota seize a home debut goal as the champions demonstrated their resolve to retain an iron grip on their Premier League crown.

The Gunners, who had won their opening two league games, went ahead after 25 minutes when Alexandre Lacazette took advantage of Andrew Robertson’s error to bundle a close-range finish past Alisson but ended well beaten.

Liverpool, who maintained their 100% start to the season and moved second behind Leicester City, responded instantly as ma of the match Sadio Mane pounced two minutes later after Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno could only push out Mohamed Salah’s shot.

Liverpool went ahead prior to half time when Robertson make amends for his earlier error by getting on the end of Trent Alexander Arnold’s cross to beat Leno.

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