Premier League Logo
Liverpool 2-1 Leicester City

Match summary

30 Dec 2017
Liverpool v Leicester City

Mohamed Salah scored two second-half goals, taking his tally to 17 for the season, as Liverpool came from behind to beat Leicester City 2-1 at Anfield.

Claude Puel’s team took the lead in the third minute, with Jamie Vardy netting for the seventh time in five matches against the Reds.

But Liverpool responded strongly, Salah going close three times and Sadio Mane having a goal disallowed before the break.

Salah’s equaliser arrived in the 52nd minute and, after Mane had had another strike ruled out, the Egyptian notched a 76th-minute winner.

It moved him one goal behind Tottenham Hotspur’s Harry Kane at the top of the goalscoring chart.

Liverpool remain fourth while Leicester stay eighth.

See: Liverpool report | Leicester report

Next fixtures

Liverpool: 1 Jan v Burnley (A)
Leicester: 1 Jan v Huddersfield (H)

Latest News

More News: Latest News

Latest Videos

More Videos: Latest Videos

Cookies on premierleague.com

The Premier League website employs cookies to make our website work and improve your user experience. Essential cookies are required for the operation of our website. You may disable these but this may affect website functionality. Non-essential cookies help us improve the functionality of our website by collecting information and reporting on your use of the website as well as improving your user experience. You can manage your cookie settings and switch off non-essential cookies via the “Manage Settings” below.

Manage Settings
I accept cookies from this site