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Mohamed Salah
0 - 3
Roberto Firmino
Mohamed Salah
0 - 2
T. Cantwell
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Diogo Jota
Mohamed Salah
0 - 1
J. Milner
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Shots Off Target
Shots On Target 3 8
Total Passes 520 512
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That's all for today, goodbye! 
Liverpool start the season strongly with a win, joining seven other teams on three points at the top of the table. They're at Anfield next week to host Burnley. Norwich couldn't make a winning return to the league, and it's another tough test for them next time out as they travel to the champions, Manchester City.
Salah helps Liverpool to a 3-0 win over Norwich. The Egyptian was involved in all three goals today, assisting Jota in the first half when he slotted past Krul. After the break, he set up the substitute Firmino for a close-range tap-in before adding his own name to the scoresheet with a brilliant curling effort. Norwich almost pulled one back late on, but Alisson was there to make a double save to protect his clean sheet.
90' + 1' Liverpool are keeping the ball well as we head into two minutes of added time and Elliott plays another throughball forward for Firmino to chase. There's too much on it though and Krul comes off his line to collect it.
89' WIDE! Norwich are still chasing a late consolation goal as Dowell threads it through for Sargent on the right of the box. He's one-on-one with Alisson and drills a low shot across goal, but it's wide of the far post.
87' DOUBLE SAVE! It's a brilliant chance for Norwich as Gibson finds himself unmarked in the six-yard box but his shot is smothered by Alisson. It loops up for Idah, who bundles it towards goal, and Alisson claws it away with a strong hand.
K. Dowell
T. Cantwell
86' Last change for Norwich now and it's Cantwell that's going off for Dowell.
85' It's wonderful from Salah as he skips away from three Norwich defenders, holding off Giannoulis, to get to the byline on the right of the box. He goes for goal from the tight angle, sending his shot through Krul's legs, but Gibson is behind him to block it.
H. Elliott
N. Keïta
83' Final change for Liverpool now and Elliott is being brought on for Keita.
81' Cantwell cleverly turns away from Fabinho in midfield and plays a good throughball into the box for Idah to chase. Matip reads it well though and manages to hold off the substitute until Alisson can collect it.
79' Salah has become the first player to score on the opening weekend in five consecutive Premier League campaigns.
J. Sargent
M. Rashica
77' Rashica is also being taken off, with new signing, Sargent, coming on to replace him.
A. Idah
T. Pukki
77' Norwich are making a double change now and Pukki, who has struggled to get into the game in the second half, makes way for Idah.
76' Rashica holds off Alexander-Arnold to keep him off the ball as he chases it into the box and he taps it away from Alisson, who rushed off his line. He goes to ground asking for a penalty, with big shouts from the crowd as well, but the referee gives the free-kick to Liverpool.
Mohamed Salah
74' SALAH SCORES! He's waiting on the edge of the box and Gibson's clearance from the corner falls straight to him. He takes a touch before curling his shot between two Norwich defenders and past Krul's outstretched hand to make it 3-0 Liverpool! 
73' Firmino has scored Liverpool 8,000th goal in the Football League/Premier League, becoming only the second side to hit that total, after Manchester United (8,089).
71' Firmino pulls away from Aarons on the left after yet another quick break for Liverpool and he has Mane and Salah to aim for in the middle. It's a poor cross though which is cut out by Hanley at the near post.
69' CHANCE! Tsimikas isn't paying attention as he lets the ball roll away from him and Rashica reacts quickly to nick it off him. He picks out Rupp on the edge of the box, but his shot is always rising, much to Liverpool's relief.
67' Norwich are still pushing to get back in this game, but they're struggling to get the ball upfield quickly. They look to Lees-Melou down the right again and he plays a hopeful throughball into the box, but no one is there to chase it.
Mohamed Salah
65' Salah was alive in the box and got his head up before picking out a perfectly weighted pass into Firmino for his second assist of the game.
Roberto Firmino
65' FIRMINO SCORES! Liverpool break quickly and at first, it looked like the chance was gone when Mane's shot was blocked by Hanley, but it fell kindly to Salah. He squared it across the box to Firmino and he coolly tapped it past Krul and into the back of the net. 2-0 Liverpool! 
63' SAVE! Salah picks out Firmino, who squares it to Mane and he spots Tsimikas' late run down the left. He tees up the left-back and he drills a first-time shot at the near post, but Krul gets down quickly to hold onto it.
A. Oxlade-Chamberlain
61' Oxlade-Chamberlain is also making way, with Fabinho replacing him.
Roberto Firmino
Diogo Jota
61' There's a double change for Liverpool here and Jota is the first to make way, with Firmino on for him.
60' Alisson sets Liverpool on a quick counter-attack, picking out Oxlade-Chamberlain down the right. He has Salah behind him, but the pass into him is too short and Gibson clears his lines.
58' This time, Cantwell drills a good throughball into the box and Lees-Melou latches onto it on the right. He spins away from Van Dijk before hitting a low shot across goal, but it's always heading wide of the far post.
56' Giannoulis keeps his cool as he collects Milner's throughball into the box before setting Norwich on the counter again. He picks out Lees-Melou, who switches it out to Cantwell, but he can't find a way past Tsimikas again.
54' CLOSE! Alexander-Arnold steps up to take the free-kick for Liverpool just outside the box and he's trying to curl his shot into the near top corner. There's a bit too much swerve on it though and it flies just wide of the post.
T. Cantwell
Yellow Card
53' Cantwell chased Jota across the field to try and make up for the error that led to him gaining possession and he ends up sliding in and clipping him from behind. He's shown a yellow card.
52' Giannoulis drives forward down the left before cutting inside and switching play out to Cantwell on the right. He has four to aim for in the middle but chooses the wrong option as he pulls it back and gifts the ball to Jota.
50' Another quick break from Liverpool sees Milner tee up Mane on the edge of the box. He has his back to goal so he squares it to Jota on his left, but Gibson is there again to block his effort.
48' Norwich made a bright start to the second half, but they're caught out after Liverpool break quickly on the counter. Alexander-Arnold's low drilled cross rolls through to Mane at the far post, but Aarons is there to make an important block.
46' Liverpool get us back underway for the second half!
Despite leading at half-time, Klopp has looked a frustrated figure on the touchline and he will feel his side should be further ahead with some of the chances they've created. As for Norwich, they've looked dangerous on the counter-attack, but they need to try and find a way to get Pukki involved more. 
Jota's goal gives Liverpool a 1-0 lead over Norwich at half-time. Krul tipped Jota's early header over the bar before Alisson pushed away a great chance for Pukki at the other end before the deadlock was broken. Salah's heavy touch played in Jota and he coolly slotted past the keeper to put his side ahead. Liverpool dominated after that, but without creating too many clear cut chances.
45' Rashica leaves Tsimikas in a tangle and dances away from Mane with some great footwork to curl a cross into the box from the right. Rupp tries to flick it on near the far post, but his effort is always heading wide.
44' Yet again, Alexander-Arnold swings a lovely cross into Salah on the edge of the box from the right. The Egyptian has two defenders tight to him and his first touch lets him down again as Gibson clears his lines.
42' Giannoulis tries to link up with Cantwell down the left but has to go it alone as Cantwell was in an offside position. He holds off Alexander-Arnold to keep hold of the ball but overruns it straight out of play in the end.
40' It's better from the hosts now as they knock the ball around in their own half, but they can't find a way forward. Aarons tries to drive forward down the right, but has no one with him in support and is forced to turn back.
38' Norwich just can't get on the ball at the moment and they play themselves into trouble at the back again as Alexander-Arnold nicks it. Cantwell stays with him all the way though and does well to win his side a free-kick.
36' Salah has been directly involved in 22 goals in 24 Premier League starts against newly-promoted clubs for Liverpool (13 goals, nine assists).
34' BLOCK! Tsimikas' corner is half-cleared by Giannoulis to Salah on the edge of the box and he lets it drop to hit the shot on the volley. Gibson's block goes straight to Matip, who pokes the ball towards goal, only to be denied by Lees-Melou at the near post.
32' Tsimikas lets the ball roll past him and Aarons latches onto it before picking out Pukki in a lot of space ahead of him on the right. He, unselfishly, chooses to cross it to Rashica at the far post, but it's cut out ahead of him by Matip.
30' Liverpool are keeping Norwich penned back deep in their own half at the moment as Keita cuts inside from the left. He's trying to pick out Salah with his low cross, but Gibson steps across to intercept it.
28' Norwich are looking nervy at the back as Hanley plays the ball back to Krul and he's forced to hurry by Jota closing him down. He fires his clearance against Gilmour and the hosts just about manage to get themselves out of trouble.
Mohamed Salah
26' Salah was trying to bring the ball under control himself for a shot but actually set up Jota in a better position instead.
Diogo Jota
26' JOTA SCORES! It's another great ball into the box from Alexander-Arnold to Salah, and his heavy touch actually falls kindly for Jota through the middle. He gets between the defenders before slotting his shot under Krul and into the back of the net. 1-0 Liverpool!
J. Milner
Yellow Card
25' Milner is late as he sticks out a leg to win the ball back off Pukki. He catches the forward and is shown the first yellow card of the game.
24' Cantwell is the furthest forward for Norwich and he decides to have a speculative effort from the right when he spots Alisson off his line. The keeper scrambles back towards his goal, but the shot curls high and wide of the near post.
23' CLOSE! Mane holds off Pukki down the left before putting a brilliant cross back into the box for Salah. He watches it all the way and hits the shot on the volley, but it sails wide of the far post.
22' Norwich break quickly again with Rashica leading the attack down the left after being played in by Pukki. The forward continues his run into the box, but the cross misses everyone waiting in the middle.
20' GOOD SAVE! Cantwell picks out Pukki through the middle with a lovely cross from the right and the forward brings it down well as he cuts inside. He hits the shot from a tight angle, and Alisson gets both hands behind it to push it away.
18' SAVE! Alexander-Arnold drills a low cross into Salah on the right of the box and he takes a touch before having a go from a tight angle. He gets a lot of power behind the shot, but it's straight at Krul.
17' There's some sloppiness just creeping into Norwich's play in their own half and Gilmour is caught on the ball by Milner. He touches it onto Jota on the edge of the box, but he can't get his feet sorted out quickly enough for a shot.
15' Liverpool have won their last seven away Premier League matches against Norwich, only having a longer away top-flight winning run against West Brom (eight in a row between 1983 and 2009).
13' Rupp cuts inside from the left and whips a good cross towards the far post. It's too high for Pukki at the near side though and nobody is following in behind him, so Alisson is happy to see it roll out of play.
11' GOOD SAVE! Alexander-Arnold goes over to take the corner and curls another good cross into the box. Jota rises highest to reach it and his looping header looks like it's dipping under the bar until Krul tips it over.
10' Aarons can't get anywhere near Tsimikas as he pushes forward down the left and he fizzes a dangerous cross into the six-yard box. Jota is running onto the end of it, but Gibson gets there just ahead of him to put it out for a corner.
8' Liverpool are moving the ball upfield quicker now and Keita plays a throughball forward down the left for Salah to chase. He ends up clipping Hanley's heels in his attempts to reach it though and gives away a free-kick.
6' Alexander-Arnold whips a lovely, early cross into the box and Mane can only flick it on at the near post. Jota is making a late run at the back and he tries to square it into the middle, but it's blocked by Hanley.
4' Norwich aren't giving Liverpool any time on the ball when they don't have possession and are winning it back high upfield. Lees-Melou tries to pick out Cantwell's run down the right this time, but Keita cuts it out for the visitors.
2' Giannoulis drives down the right and pulls the ball back for Cantwell on the edge of the area. He has his back to goal but manages to lay it off to Lees-Melou before he sweeps it out wide. Aarons is chasing it down, but Tsimikas gets there first to clear it.
1' Pukki gets the game underway for Norwich!
The teams are out on the pitch now, with kick-off just moments away.
This is the fourth time Norwich will face Liverpool in their opening top-flight match of the season, winning none of the previous three (D1 L2), including in their last Premier League campaign in 2019-20, losing 4-1 at Anfield.
Jurgen Klopp's only new signing, Konate, is named on the bench today, but he is boosted by Van Dijk's return as he plays in the Premier League for the first time since his injury last October. Tsimikas comes in for the injured Andy Robertson, while club captain, Jordan Henderson, isn't in the squad.
Daniel Farke welcomes five of his new signings into the team, with Rashika, Gibson, Giannoulis, Lees-Melou and Gilmour all starting. Gunn, Tzolis and Sargent are all named on the bench. Last season's top scorer, Pukki, leads the line for Norwich.
LIVERPOOL SUBS: Harvey Elliott, Ibrahima Konate, Roberto Firmino, Joe Gomez, Ben Woodburn, Caoimhin Kelleher, Divock Origi, Fabinho, Takumi Minamino.
LIVERPOOL STARTING XI (4-3-3): Alisson; Trent Alexander-Arnold, Joel Matip, Virgil van Dijk, Konstantinos Tsimikas; Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, James Milner, Naby Keita; Mohamed Salah, Diogo Jota, Sadio Mane.
NORWICH CITY SUBS: Adam Idah, Christoph Zimmermann, Bali Mumba, Angus Gunn, Jacob Lungi Sorensen, Joshua Sargent, Kenny McLean, Christos Tzolis, Kieran Dowell.
NORWICH CITY STARTING XI (4-3-3): Tim Krul; Max Aarons, Grant Hanley, Ben Gibson, Dimitrios Giannoulis; Pierre Lees-Melou, Billy Gilmour, Lukas Rupp; Milot Rashica, Teemu Pukki, Todd Cantwell.
Norwich are back in the Premier League after just one season in the Championship, winning the league to gain automatic promotion. They struggled last time they were in the top-flight, being relegated after just one season and Daniel Farke will be hoping to avoid the same fate this time around. Last season, Liverpool were hindered by injuries during their title defence but finished strongly to get third place. Jurgen Klopp has a lot of his key players back now though and the aim will be to challenge for the title once again.
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