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 started the match well and took the lead when Diogo Jota netted 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, from a pass from Trent Alexander-Arnold, to increase the lead for Liverpool. This brought the final score to 2-0.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-3 away win for Liverpool in May 2021.
In the next games in the Premier League, Liverpool will play 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.