Egyptian captain and Liverpool forward, Moh Salah started the 2020-2021 Premier league with a hat trick scoring twice from the penalty spot and another goal in a 4-3 thriller against new comers Leeds United.
Leeds played the game of their life forcing Liverpool to nine fouls against Leeds six and the only yellow went to Liverpool.
Virgil Van Dijk also scored for Liverpool in the 20th minute to make up the scores for Liverpool. Salah had scored a penalty in the 9th minute; made a beautiful goal in the 33rd minute while he scored the decider via the spot kick in the 88th minute.
Jack Harrison opened scores for Leeds in the 12th minute; Patrick Bimford scored the second in 30th minute while Mateus Klich scored the third in 66th minute.
In another encounter, Crystal Palace defeated Southampton by a slim 1-0.
On Sunday at 1400 hours Nigeria’s Ndidi will file out with Leicester against West Brom while at 1630 hours Jose Maurinho’sTottenham will slug it out with Everton.