Liverpool Close In On Title

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Fabinho scored a sensational goal as Liverpool beat Crystal Palace 4-0 to move within two points of securing the Premiere League title.

Palace,who lost Wilfred Zaha to an early injury, went behind on 23 minutes when Trent Alexander-Arnold curled in a brilliant free-kick.

Mohammed Salah converted Fabinho's pass over the Palace defender a minute before half-time to put Liverpool 2-0 ahead.

Fabinho then headed a third at Anfield on 55 minutes with a spectacular strike from 30 yards out.

Sadio Mane put Liverpool further ahead on the 69th minute, receiving Sallah's first-time brilliant through-ball before slotting pass Wayne Hennessy.

Liverpool move 86 points, 23 above Manchester City with eight matches left for their nearest rivals.

The Reds will be confirmed as Premiere League champions of Pep Guardoila's side fails to win at Chelsea today Thursday.

Crystal Palace are ninth on 42 points.

Next fixtures

Liverpool: 2 July v Man City (A)

Crystal Palace: 29 June Burnley (H)

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