Liverpool claimed a comfortable win at home against Burnley in the Premier League. The match finished 2-0 (1-0) after goals from Diogo Jota and Sadio Mane.
Liverpool took an early lead when Diogo Jota scored after 18 minutes, with an assist by Kostas Tsimikas, making it 0-1.
After that the game came to a long standstill. In the 69th minute, Sadio Mane scored, with an assist by Trent Alexander-Arnold, to increase the lead for Liverpool. The 2-0 goal was the last one of the game.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-3 away win for Liverpool in May 2021.
After this game in the Premier League, Liverpool will take on Chelsea (home) on 2021-08-28, Leeds (away) on 2021-09-12 and Crystal Palace (home) on 2021-09-18. Burnley play Leeds (home) on 2021-08-29, Everton (away) on 2021-09-13 and Arsenal (home) on 2021-09-18.