- Can scores first PL goal
- Firmino adds two
- Henderson concedes PK
Liverpool hung five goals on Brighton and Hove Albion in a rout at the Amex Stadium on Saturday.
Coutinho’s goal was a slick free kick under the wall.
The Reds climb above Arsenal for the time being, into fourth on 29 points, while Brighton sits 11th with 17.
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A set piece helped Can put the Reds, already in near complete control, ahead of the hosts.
Mohamed Salah, surprise, was at the helm for Liverpool’s second, cuing up Firmino for a finish.
The second half started with fury, as Simon Mignolet turned aside Glenn Murray for close range and Liverpool flipped the field with vigor. At the other end, Firmino sent an arrow into the top of the goal to make it 3-0.
The Reds again scored quickfire goals late, a finish from Coutinho followed by a Lewis Dunk own goal.
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