Aug 14, 2016 at 4pm UK at ‚ÄčEmirates Stadium
Attendance: 60,033

3-4

Walcott (31'), Oxlade-Chamberlain (64'), Chambers (75')
Coquelin (37'), Iwobi (57'), Xhaka (86')
FT(HT: 1-1)
Coutinho (45', 56'), Lallana (49'), Mane (63')
Lallana (26'), Moreno (29'), Lovren (41')
Result: Liverpool beat Arsenal in seven-goal thriller
Result: Liverpool beat Arsenal in seven-goal thriller
Liverpool hold off an Arsenal comeback to begin their 2016-17 Premier League season with a 4-3 victory over the Gunners at the Emirates Stadium.
Reaction
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on April 2, 2016
Jordan Henderson: 'Philippe Coutinho could get to Lionel Messi level'
Liverpool captain Jordan Henderson claims that Philippe Coutinho has the ability to be classed alongside the likes of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Aug 18, 19:56
Liverpool FC goalkeeper Simon Mignolet before the Europa League game between FC Girondins de Bordeaux and Liverpool FC at Matmut Atlantique Stadium on September 17, 2015 in Bordeaux, France.
Simon Mignolet: 'Liverpool defended really well against Arsenal'
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet claims that his side defended "really well" during their 4-3 victory over Arsenal.
Aug 16, 20:24
Philippe Coutinho celebrates scoring during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on April 2, 2016
Philippe Coutinho: 'I need to score more goals this season'
Liverpool midfielder Philippe Coutinho targets more goals in the 2016-17 season after scoring twice to help his side to a 4-3 win over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium.
Aug 15, 13:11
Arsenal's Czech goalkeeper Petr Cech acknowledges the fans following the UEFA Champions League football match between Arsenal and Bayern Munich at the Emirates Stadium in London, on October 20, 2015. Arsenal won the match 2-0.
Petr Cech crashes car after Liverpool defeat
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech crashes his car into a bollard in the Emirates Stadium car park following his side's 4-3 defeat to Liverpool on the opening weekend.
Aug 15, 01:40
Arsene Wenger watches on during the Premier League game between West Ham United and Arsenal on April 9, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'No need for Arsenal to panic'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists that there is no need for fans to panic following his side's 4-3 defeat to Liverpool on the opening weekend of the season.
Aug 14, 22:43
Jurgen Norbert Klopp knows where his loyalties lie during the Europa League quarter-final between Liverpool and Borussia Dortmund on April 14, 2016
Jurgen Klopp hails "wonderful" attacking performance
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp describes his side's attacking performance during their 4-3 win over Arsenal as "wonderful", but admits that they can improve defensively.
Aug 14, 21:53
Arsene Wenger serves the sass during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Norwich City on April 30, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal not ready for new season'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his side are not ready for the new Premier League season following their 4-3 defeat to Liverpool on the opening weekend.
Aug 14, 21:40
Adam Lallana of Liverpool FC looks to pass the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Adam Lallana: 'Liverpool need to improve defensively'
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana admits that his side will need to improve defensively this season following their 4-3 opening-weekend win over Arsenal.
Aug 14, 19:24
Arsene Wenger serves the sass during the Premier League game between Arsenal and Norwich City on April 30, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Lack of experience cost Arsenal against Liverpool'
Arsene Wenger admits that his Arsenal team lacked experience after suffering a 4-3 defeat at home to Liverpool.
Aug 14, 19:15
Jurgen Klopp gestures during the Europa League final between Liverpool and Sevilla on May 18, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: 'Liverpool switched off in second half against Arsenal'
Jurgen Klopp claims that his team "switched off the machines" during the second half of their 4-3 win at Arsenal.
Aug 14, 19:02
The Match
Match Report
Liverpool hold off an Arsenal comeback to begin their 2016-17 Premier League season with a 4-3 victory over the Gunners at the Emirates Stadium.
Live Commentary
Relive Liverpool's memorable 4-3 victory over Arsenal on the opening weekend of the 2016-17 Premier League season.
Team News
New Arsenal midfielder Granit Xhaka is named on the bench as the Gunners welcome Liverpool to the Emirates Stadium in Sunday's Premier League clash.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the standout fixture from the opening weekend of the Premier League, as Arsenal play host to Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium.
Head to Head
Jan 13, 2016 8pm
Liverpool
3-3
Arsenal
Firmino (10', 19'), Allen (90')
Firmino (10'), Clyne (53')
Ramsey (14'), Giroud (25', 55')
Aug 24, 2015 8pm
Arsenal
0-0
Liverpool

Paulista (65')

Skrtel (61'), Can (66'), Gomez (79'), Mignolet (85')
Apr 4, 2015 12.45pm
Arsenal
4-1
Liverpool
Bellerin (37'), Ozil (40'), Sanchez (45'), Giroud (91')
Bellerin (70')
Henderson (76' pen.)
Can (49')
Can (84')
Dec 21, 2014 4pm
Liverpool
2-2
Arsenal
Coutinho (45'), Skrtel (97')
Borini (90')
Borini (92')
Debuchy (47'), Giroud (65')
Flamini (14'), Debuchy (47'), Cazorla (93')
Feb 16, 2014 4pm
Arsenal
2-1
Liverpool
Oxlade-Chamberlain (16'), Podolski (47')
Monreal (7'), Flamini (35')
Gerrard (58' pen.)
Flanagan (15'), Coutinho (20'), Gerrard (42')
Build-up
Jurgen Klopp ist eine froh Hase after the Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Liverpool on March 6, 2016
Jurgen Klopp: 'Arsenal play with a direct style'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp suggests that Arsenal have used a "more direct style" in the Premier League in recent years.
Aug 13, 10:46
James Milner, Daniel Sturridge and Paul Verhaegh in action during the Europa League game between Augsburg and Liverpool on February 18, 2016
Jurgen Klopp unsure of James Milner, Daniel Sturridge fitness
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is unsure whether James Milner and Daniel Sturridge will be fit in time for their Premier League opener away to Arsenal.
Aug 12, 14:37
Arsene Wenger looks on prior to the Champions League round-of-16 second leg between Barcelona and Arsenal on March 16, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Young Arsenal centre-backs will cope with Liverpool'
Arsene Wenger believes that Arsenal will cope with Liverpool in their first Premier League game of the season despite not having a senior centre-back available for selection.
Aug 12, 11:38
Mesut Ozil says coo-ee after scoring his side's second during the game between Arsenal and Bournemouth on December 28, 2015
Arsenal trio return to training ahead of new Premier League season
Mesut Ozil, Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny all take part in Arsenal training for the first time since returning from their extended summer breaks.
Aug 10, 14:51
Aaron Ramsey celebrates scoring the opener during the Premier League game between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal on March 5, 2016
Arsenal's Aaron Ramsey "ready to go" in Premier League opener against Liverpool
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey insists that he is "ready to go" for Sunday's Premier League opener against Liverpool.
Aug 8, 16:37
Daniel 'damn, back at it again with the white vans' Sturridge scores the third during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Everton on April 20, 2016
Jurgen Klopp has "no idea" if Daniel Sturridge will be fit for season opener
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits that he has "no idea" if Daniel Sturridge will be fit for their opening Premier League game of the season against Arsenal.
Aug 8, 11:02
Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil celebrates with Arsenal's French striker Olivier Giroud after Ozil scored his team's second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Newcastle United at the Emirates Stadium in London
Arsenal trio ruled out of opening Premier League game
Mesut Ozil, Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny are all confirmed out of Arsenal's meeting with Liverpool later this month, while Jack Wilshere is also a doubt.
Aug 6, 10:13



Tables
TeamPWDLFAGDPTS
1Manchester CityMan City87102942522
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd86202121920
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs85211551017
4Watford84311313015
5Chelsea8413138513
6Arsenal84131210213
7Burnley834186213
8Liverpool83411312113
9Newcastle UnitedNewcastle832398111
10West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom824279-210
11Southampton823379-29
12Huddersfield TownHuddersfield823359-49
13Swansea CitySwansea822458-38
14Brighton & Hove AlbionBrighton8224610-48
15West Ham UnitedWest Ham8224814-68
16Everton8224513-88
17Stoke CityStoke8224918-98
18Leicester CityLeicester81341013-36
19Bournemouth8116412-84
20Crystal Palace8107218-163