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Crystal Palace 1-2 Liverpool: Sadio Mane equals Premier League record

Mohamed Salah found the back of the net again as Liverpool came from behind to steal three points off Crystal Palace.

The home side had taken the lead from the spot before Sadio Mane drew the sides level. Salah delivered the fatal blow with just seven minutes left to play after showing great composure to control the ball and finish into the corner of the net.

Here, Sportsmail runs you through everything you might have missed from Selhurst Park.

Mohamed Salah scored a late winner as Liverpool came from behind to beat Crystal Palace

All the best banners from Selhurst Park

All the banner boys and girls were out in full force for Liverpool’s clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Before the match at Selhurst Park, fans from the home and away sections displayed numerous banners.

Some were hilarious, others sent out a more serious message. Below are some of the best ones that were on show. 

Supporters in the home end displayed a banner protesting against early kick-offs

Supporters in the home end displayed a banner protesting against early kick-offs

Liverpool supporters held up a hilarious banner depicting their manager Jurgen Klopp

Liverpool supporters held up a hilarious banner depicting their manager Jurgen Klopp

Two young fans showed off their banners in hope it would get them Salah and Firmino's shirt

Two young fans showed off their banners in hope it would get them Salah and Firmino’s shirt

Another young Liverpool fan held up a banner to show support for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Another young Liverpool fan held up a banner to show support for Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain

Mane joint-highest scoring Senegalese player in Premier League history

Sadio Mane’s equalising goal at the weekend was his 43rd in the Premier League.

The Liverpool forward is now the joint-highest scoring Senegalese player in Premier League history, equalling Demba Ba’s haul of 43 goals. 

He possibly could have broke the record on the same afternoon but had to be substituted with Jurgen Klopp concerned about him picking up a second yellow card.

Sadio Mane's is now the joint-highest scoring Senegalese player in Premier League history

Sadio Mane’s is now the joint-highest scoring Senegalese player in Premier League history

Liverpool fans fear for Alexander-Arnold against City

Liverpool fans took to Twitter on Saturday afternoon to express their fear for when Trent Alexander-Arnold has to face Leroy Sane.

The Manchester City winger is likely to go up against Alexander-Arnold when the two teams meet in the Champions League next Wednesday.

Alexander-Arnold started for Liverpool at Selhurst Park and while he looked a danger going forward, seemed to struggle with his defensive duties.

Liverpool fans are fearing Trent Alexander-Arnold facing Leroy Sane after his display

Liverpool fans are fearing Trent Alexander-Arnold facing Leroy Sane after his display

The young defender had a tough day trying to cope with the pace and directness of Wilfried Zaha – something Sane has in abundance – leaving some Liverpool fans worried about the City match.

One Liverpool fan used the maximum characters in a tweet by repeating ‘I will not think about Trent v Sane’. 

Christian Benteke’s woes in front of goal continue

The Palace forward has scored just once since the turn of the year and his performance on Saturday afternoon showed why that is.

Against his former club Liverpool, Benteke should have been chomping at the bit to prove them wrong for selling him in 2016.

But if anything he vindicated that decision in two short minutes. A lucky deflection fell kindly for Andros Townsend to flick on for Benteke. 

Christian Benteke fluffed his lines after being presented with a golden opportunity to score

Christian Benteke fluffed his lines after being presented with a golden opportunity to score

Loris Karius came off his line, presenting the Belgian forward with a chance to lob him. But he got his effort completely wrong and scuffed his half-volley wide.

A minute later he had another chance to score. Townsend was again involved and teed Benteke up to strike at goal in the box. 

But he was leaning back as he made contact with the ball and curled it harmlessly over the bar. The look on his face said it all.

Benteke showed his frustration minutes later after again missing a glorious scoring chance

Benteke showed his frustration minutes later after again missing a glorious scoring chance

Wilfried Zaha too hot to handle

No player in the Premier League has won more penalties than Wilfried Zaha.

The Crystal Palace winger has now won four – joint with Raheem Sterling and Dominic Calvert-Lewin.

That in turn has helped team-mate Luka Milivojevic convert the most penalties in the league – with seven goals to his name now.

Wilfried Zaha has now won the joint-most penalties in the Premier League this season 

Wilfried Zaha has now won the joint-most penalties in the Premier League this season 



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