Fulham vs Liverpool LIVE: Premier League result, final standings and reaction

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Follow live coverage as Liverpool travel to Fulham on the opening weekend of the 2022/23 Premier League season.

Jurgen Klopp’s Reds fell just one point and one place short of Manchester City in the title race last season and will begin their battle to do better this time against the newly promoted Cottagers on Saturday afternoon.

Centre-back Ibrahima Konate has joined an injury roster that already includes Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (hamstring), Diogo Jota (thigh), Curtis Jones (calf), second-choice goalkeeper Caoimhin Kelleher (groin) and Kostas Tsimikas (knock), with Also Naby Keita is missing. For the hosts, Marco Silva as summer headliner includes Joao Palhinha making his Premier League debut, while last year’s top goalscorer Aleksandar Mitrovic hopes to pick up where he left off as they try to avoid the decline.

Follow the latest updates from Craven Cottage:

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Full time: Fulham 2-2 Liverpool

Jordan Henderson nearly seals the game for the Reds with a glorious attack from outside the box. He smokes it well and Rodak is beaten. Fulham is saved by the crossbar because the ball doesn’t dive enough.

The whistle goes for full time and points are shared at Craven Cottage.

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Fulham 2-2 Liverpool

90+3 min: Alexander-Arnold throws the ball into the penalty area and tries to play in Mo Salah. Fulham clears the ball for Aleksandar Mitrovic, who holds it up brilliantly and then goes down with a cramp.

He’s fine, but goes through the motions of wasting time to get his team closer to the finish.

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Fulham 2-2 Liverpool

90 minutes: five minutes of extra playing time. That seems quite exaggerated.

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Fulham 2-2 Liverpool

87 mins: Fulham look like they’re feeling it now. They try to slow down the game when they are in possession of the ball and Andreas Pereira takes the time to get off the field when Tom Cairney is called in.

Fulham deserve at least a point from this game. They’ve been great.

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Fulham 2-2 Liverpool

84 min: Can any of these teams push for a winning goal now? Fulham don’t deserve to lose, but Liverpool have turned these kinds of games into victories in recent seasons.

Six minutes plus stoppage time to play.

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GOAL! Fulham 2-2 Liverpool (81′, Salah)⚽️

81 minutes: Mo Salah! He scores again on the opening game of the season.

Trent Alexander-Arnold waves a long cross from the right into the penalty area and the ball is thrown in by Tim Ream before bouncing off Darwin Nunez. He kicks the ball down and the ball rolls back to the Egyptian who taps it home to put Liverpool back on an equal footing.

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Fulham 2-1 Liverpool

80 mins: Alexander-Arnold swings a corner in the penalty area for Liverpool, but Antonee Robinson is there to head it away. The ball falls to Carvalho, who shoots at goal for the first time and narrowly kicks the bar.

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Fulham 2-1 Liverpool

78 mins: Fabio Carvalho – a key man for Fulham in their Championship match last season – is brought in to replace Luis Diaz for his Liverpool debut.

Elliott singles out Salah who puts the ball to Alexander-Arnold. The right back shoots the ball to where Milner made the point, but Reed beats him to the ball and heads the ball away.

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Fulham 2-1 Liverpool

75 min: Liverpool when the team that got the most points back from losing positions last season has to do it again today.

Fulham have been great, they deserve their lead and have only 15 minutes left to play to finish what will be an incredible win.

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GOAL! Fulham 2-1 Liverpool (72′, Mitrovic) ️

72 min: The penalty is up and Mitrovic leads him home! He sticks it in the bottom right corner and Alisson can’t reach it despite jumping the right way.

Fulham are back in front. Craven Cottage is going wild.

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