Mar 4, 2017 at 5.30pm UK at ​Anfield
Attendance: 53,146

3-1

Firmino (9'), Mane (40'), Wijnaldum (91')
Can (68')
FT(HT: 2-0)
Welbeck (57')
Coquelin (35'), Xhaka (78')
Result: Liverpool go third with win over Arsenal
Result: Liverpool go third with win over Arsenal
Liverpool move into third place in the Premier League table with a 3-1 victory over Arsenal at Anfield.
Reaction
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil in action during his side's Champions League clash with FC Basel at the Emirates Stadium on September 28, 2016
Arsene Wenger also planned to drop Mesut Ozil at Anfield?
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger would not have started Mesut Ozil in Saturday's meeting with Liverpool even if he had been fully fit, according to a report.
Mar 6, 10:58
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Report: Alexis Sanchez dropped after training ground row
Alexis Sanchez was reportedly dropped from Arsenal's starting XI in their 3-1 defeat at Liverpool due to a training ground bust-up.
Mar 5, 22:05
Arsenal full-back Hector Bellerin in action during his side's Premier League clash with Hull City at the Emirates Stadium on September 17, 2016
Hector Bellerin: 'Arsenal were not ready for Liverpool'
Hector Bellerin believes that Arsenal were not motivated or ready for Liverpool's fast start in the Gunners' 3-1 defeat at Anfield on Saturday.
Mar 5, 19:16
Sadio Mane celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on February 11, 2017
Sadio Mane wants Liverpool to be consistent
Sadio Mane admits that Liverpool cannot afford to continue their inconsistency if they are to qualify for the Champions League.
Mar 5, 13:34
Ragnar Klavan in action for Liverpool on August 6, 2016
Ragnar Klavan: 'We produced an important response against Liverpool'
Liverpool centre-back Ragnar Klavan praises his side's important response after the Reds' 3-1 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Mar 5, 11:50
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the match against Liverpool on March 4, 2017
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal lacked rhythm in defeat to Liverpool'
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits that his side did not play with a cohesive enough rhythm during their 3-1 loss to Liverpool at Anfield in the Premier League.
Mar 5, 09:51
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Ian Wright expecting Alexis Sanchez departure
Arsenal legend Ian Wright admits that he cannot see why Alexis Sanchez would want to stay at the club after being left out of the starting lineup to face Liverpool.
Mar 4, 21:54
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech in action during the Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Petr Cech: 'Arsenal out of Premier League title race'
Arsenal goalkeeper Petr Cech admits that his side's 3-1 defeat at the hands of Liverpool has ended any hopes of winning the Premier League title this season.
Mar 4, 20:42
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp before the match against Arsenal on March 4, 2017
Jurgen Klopp: 'Win over Arsenal is one of Liverpool's best'
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp hails his side's 3-1 win over Arsenal as one of their best performances and results of the season.
Mar 4, 20:29
Alexis Sanchez in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Arsenal on December 13, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Alexis Sanchez gamble backfired'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that his decision to leave Alexis Sanchez out of the starting lineup to face Liverpool backfired.
Mar 4, 20:17
Adam Lallana in action during the Premier League game between Everton and Liverpool on December 19, 2016
Adam Lallana "disappointed" with Liverpool inconsistency
Liverpool midfielder Adam Lallana admits that the team's recent inconsistent form has been 'disappointing' after following up defeat to Leicester with a win over Arsenal.
Mar 4, 20:05
Sadio Mane celebrates scoring during the Premier League game between Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur on February 11, 2017
Sadio Mane hails "great" Liverpool performance
Liverpool winger Sadio Mane praises his side's reaction to defeat against Leicester having bounced back with a 3-1 win over top-four rivals Arsenal at Anfield.
Mar 4, 19:54
The Match
Match Report
Liverpool move into third place in the Premier League table with a 3-1 victory over Arsenal at Anfield.
Live Commentary
Relive Sports Mole's live coverage of Liverpool's 3-1 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Team News
Alexis Sanchez starts on the bench and Mesut Ozil is absent as Arsenal travel to Liverpool.
Preview
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between top-four rivals Liverpool and Arsenal at Anfield.
Head to Head
Aug 14, 2016 4pm
Arsenal
3-4
Liverpool
Walcott (31'), Oxlade-Chamberlain (64'), Chambers (75')
Coquelin (37'), Iwobi (57'), Xhaka (86')
Coutinho (45', 56'), Lallana (49'), Mane (63')
Lallana (26'), Moreno (29'), Lovren (41')
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')
Build-up
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge in action during his side's EFL Cup clash with Tottenham Hotspur at Anfield on October 25, 2016
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge suffers fresh injury setback
Daniel Sturridge will miss at least another week of training due to a "very small" injury, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp reveals.
Mar 4, 10:59
Jordan Henderson of Liverpool FC passes the ball during the international friendly match between Adelaide United and Liverpool FC at Adelaide Oval on July 20, 2015
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson ruled out of Arsenal clash
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson is ruled out of his side's Premier League clash with Arsenal on Saturday evening.
Mar 3, 16:27
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger on the touchline during the Premier League clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on November 19, 2016
Arsene Wenger: 'Arsenal players owe themselves a performance'
Arsene Wenger believes that the Arsenal players owe it to themselves to put in a good performance at Liverpool after a disappointing last few weeks.
Mar 3, 13:25
Arsenal's French headcoach Arsene Wenger arrives for the UEFA Champions League Group F second-leg football match between FC Bayern Munich and Arsenal FC in Munich, southern Germany, on November 4, 2015
Arsene Wenger: 'Bayern Munich loss playing on Arsenal's minds'
Arsene Wenger urges his players to be "strong enough" to deal with any potential hangover from their 5-1 loss to Bayern Munich, as they prepare to face Liverpool.
Mar 2, 20:48
Dejan Lovren in action during the EFL Cup semi-final between Liverpool and Southampton on January 25, 2017
Dejan Lovren returns to Liverpool training
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren returns to training ahead of Saturday's clash with Arsenal having missed his side's last three matches with a knee injury.
Mar 2, 18:52
Laurent Koscielny celebrates with Aaron Ramsey during the game between Arsenal and Newcastle on January 2, 2016
Aaron Ramsey, Laurent Koscielny return to Arsenal training
Arsene Wenger confirms that Aaron Ramsey and Laurent Koscielny are back in full training ahead of Saturday's Premier League clash with Liverpool.
Mar 2, 17:21
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 looking for Liverpool reaction against Arsenal
Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Mignolet challenges his side to use their recent form and the criticism it has drawn to spur them on against Arsenal on Saturday.
Mar 2, 16:49



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