Match Officials: Our referee is Andy Madley. He will be
assisted by Adrian Holmes and Eddie Smart. The fourth official is Geoff Eltringham and the VAR is Andre Marriner.
Crystal Palace: Guaita, Ward, Guehi, Andersen, Mitchell, Gallagher, Kouyate, McArthur, Ayew, Benteke, Zaha.
Subs: Butland, Tomkins, Clyne, Kelly, Riedewald, Milivojevic, Hughes, Olise, Edouard.
Liverpool: Alisson, Milner, Van Dijk, Konate, Tsimikas, Thiago, Henderson, Fabinho, Jota, Salah, Mane.
Subs: Kelleher, Gomez, Phillips, Robertson, Keita, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Jones, Minamino, Origi.
Liverpool will hope to continue their good run against Palace having won their last eight Premier League games against the Londoners. They have also won the last four times Palace played here at Anfield.
Crystal Palace have their own injury concers and will be without Jeffrey Schlupp and
We expect to see the return of the Liverpool duo Virgil Van Dijk and Sadio Mane after they were rested for the game against AC Milan. They will however continue to be without Roberto Firmino due to a hamstring injury.
Liverpool share the top spot on the table with Manchester United and Chelsea and they are just separated by goal difference.
Crystal Palace are currently in 11th position on the table and are fresh off a 3-0 thrashing of Tottenham Hotspur last Saturday.
G'Day and welcome to Anfield for our live coverage of this Premier League clash between Liverpool and Crystal Palace.
Kick-Off ! We are underway here at Anfield after a stirring rendition of "You'll never walk alone".
Palace secure an early free-kick. It is initially cleared and then Zaha takes a chance and Alisson pulls off an extraordinary SAVE! Palace hit the posts twice in that attack.
Gallagher and Benteke have caused early trouble on the Tsimikas side of the Liverpool defence. Palace have another free-kick and The Reds clear.
Thiago looking for Salah and it then goes back to Milner under close supervision of Zaha.
Liverpool come again after settling down now. Mane finds Tsimikas, who combines with Jota and the final shot is just WIDE from a rather tight angle!
Good pressure from Liverpool but great work from Gallagher to win the ball back before Thiago gives away a free-kick.
McArthur tries to find Zaha with a long-ball, but he is stuck on his heels and he cannot get there in time.
The Palace counter-attack breaks down as Zaha has too much on it and Milner controls and clears it.
Mane is dispossessed by Kouyate but Tsimikas does well to win it back inside the final-third.
Great work by Guaita to SAVE the Henderson shot after a quick Liverpool build-up that started with Tsimikas.
Salah runs down the right and he almost gets the ball to Jota but Andersen gets a very important flick on the ball.
Zaha is down after a good run and he goes down after a challenge by Konate. The referee is not interested. Palace secure a corner at The Kop end and the Benteke header is OVER!
Liverpool secure a free-kick inside the Palace half but Benteke and Mitchell clears well. Good pressure from Van Dijk in the build-up.
Benteke is fed by Ayew and he moves in but Konate does well to clear the threat for a corner. This third Palace corner from Galagher is BLOCKED and Liverpool launch a counter, which Mane messes up.
Milner makes his way down the right and Henderson fires it towards goal. The ball goes off Mitchell for a corner. Jota has a swing and a miss and Palace come away with it.
Liverpool come and come again. Somehow Palace keep them out thanks to great work by Benteke and Guaita.
Liverpool secure their third corner after another period of attacking. Great defending by Palace though and Jota secures another corner.
The corners are coming quick and fast for Liverpool. How long can Palace hold on?
Liverpool have a set-piece and Milner swings it in. After some ping-pong play in the box Palace come away with it.
MISS! Jota cannot put away the rebound after a header from Thiago is punched away by Guaita. How did he miss that?
YELLOW! Jordan Henderson is booked in his 200th game as Liverpool captain. That was a cynical foul on Zaha.
Palace will be happy with their defending as we approach the break.
GOAL, LIVERPOOL, MANE! 1-0: Tsimikas floats in Liverpool's sixth corner. Salah fires it towards goal. A great save by Guaita falls into Sadio Mane's path and he has a simple tap in. The Palace defenders were just watching there.
HALF-TIME: LIVERPOOL 1-0 CRYSTAL PALACE. Sadio Mane's 10th goal in nine Premier league matches against Crystal Palace separates these teams at the break. What an explosive fast paced game we have had thus far.
Kick-Off! We are back underway in the second half.
Henderson is involved early on and he tries a long-range effort which is well WIDE!
Milner now fouls Zaha and Palace have a set-piece.
Jota is fouled by Palace as he went back to assist his defenders.
MISSED OPPORTUNITY! Zaha bursts through two challenges and offloads to Gallagher, who's touch is just too heavy and Alisson clears.
Palace have looked good in bursts when they have the ball in attack. Zaha has been very quiet at times but Alisson has been forced into more saves since the break.
Milner floats in a Liverpool corner but Benteke clears it deep for Palace.
Liverpool secure a free-kick in a decent position after a foul by Gallagher on Henderson.
Fabinho drives the free-kick into the wall. Liverpool win it back and then Zaha takes control for Palace.
SUBSTITUTION: Palace have a dangerous free-kick on the edge of the Liverpool penalty area. That was a foul by Jota on Gallagher. Thiago is injured and has been replaced by Keita.
SUBSTITUTION: Edouard is on for Palace in place of Benteke. Riedewald is on for McArthur.
Liverpool are now increasing the tempo of this game.
YELLOW! Tsimikas is booked after a cynical foul on Gallagher.
SUBSTITUTION: Jota who has had an on and off day for Liverpool has been replaced by Jones.
GOAL, LIVERPOOL, SALAH! 2-0: Salah slots his 101st goal in the Premier League after a superb Tsimikas delivery. Too much space for Salah and the rest is history.
YELLOW! Tsimikas is now on the receiving end of a bad foul and Ward is booked as a result.
SUBSTITUTION: Jordan Henderson has been replaced in his 200th game as Liverpool captain by Origi.
GOAL, LIVERPOOL, KEITA! 3-0: Liverpool have a corner. Tsimikas floats it in and Guaita punches it away into the path of Keita. He watches it roll onto the top of his boot and volleys it home past the keeper. What a GOAL! What a long-range effort.
FULL-TIME: Liverpool 3- 0 Crystal Palace. Liverpool take the points but the Palace team can be proud of what they achieved here this afternoon. They defended well and it took Liverpool a long time to assert control of this game. Thank you for joining us.