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Dublin: 12°C Wednesday 12 May 2021

All the goals as Liverpool throw away 3-goal lead at Crystal Palace

We all had Allen as first goalscorer right?

AFTER SKY SPORTS spent much of the pre-game build up discussing just how good Crystal Palace had been in defence since Tony Pulis took over as manager – 10 clean sheets and no goals conceded from set-pieces – it was almost inevitable that they would concede from a corner or similar this evening.

Step forward Joe Allen:

That was it for the first half for Liverpool but they’ve found their shooting boots in the second with first Daniel Sturridge:

And then Luis Suarez scoring to make it 3-0:

But then the comeback started from Palace as Irish defender Damien Delaney pulled one back:

And Dwight Gayle nicked a second soon after on the counter-attack:

Remarkably, Gayle got his second, and Palace’s third two, two minutes from time:

Move over Dortmund, Copenhagen are the new tifo kings

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Steve O'Rourke

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