Liverpool vs Newcastle – Premier League: Live score, lineups and updates

LIVE: Liverpool vs Newcastle – Sensational finish from Mohamed Salah puts Jurgen Klopp’s men ahead after just three minutes at Anfield as the Reds look to boost their Champions League hopes

Liverpool host Newcastle in Saturday’s lunchtime Premier League encounter needing a win to boost their hopes of qualifying for the Champions League.

Jurgen Klopp’s side come into the Anfield encounter two points behind fourth-placed Chelsea, who play fellow European hopefuls West Ham later in the day. 

Newcastle, meanwhile, are also desperate for points in their battle to avoid the drop but recent wins over Burnley and West Ham have steered them to eight points clear of the bottom three. 

Follow Sportsmail’s Kishan Vaghela for live EPL coverage of Liverpool vs Newcastle, including scoreline, lineups and build-up.