Liverpool was up and doing against Crystal Palace at the Europa Premier League (EPL) wins when they visited Selhurst park on Sunday but it turned out another difficult night for Klopp’s men.
Palace dominated the first half and took the lead just after the break when Joseph Ledley scored to make it 1-0 for home side.
James Milner got sent off for second bookable offence making Liverpool’s task even more difficult. Roberto Firmino equalized to make things interesting in last 15 minutes and Christian Benteke the penalty in the last minute to earn all three points for Liverpool.
Joseph Ledley’s goal had put Crystal Palace 1-0 up just after the break and game looked to have slipped away from Liverpool’s hands when James Milner got sent off in 63rd minute. But Liverpool bounced back with Roberto Firmini scoring in 72nd minute to make it exciting finish to the game in last quarter.
Crystal Palace were left shell-shocked when referee awarded a harsh penalty in the last minute of the injury minute and Benteke scored to turn things around for 10 men Liverpool who somehow managed to find a way through Palace with even 10 men.
Crystal Palace 2-1 Liverpool –Match Highlights
- 49′ 1–0 Joseph Ledley.
- 63′ (Two(2) Yellow/Red) for James Milner.
- 72′ 1–1 Roberto Firmino.
- 90′ 1–2 (penalty) Christian Benteke.
Christian Benteke gave Liverpool a controversial 2-1 win over Crystal Palace on Sunday, tucking home a last second penalty after a contentious decision from the referee.
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