The home team opened the scoring after 58 seconds, Gabriel Martinelli Home team Martin Odegaard made a perfect pass, but Liverpool were increasingly dominating and Darwin Nunez leveled the lead in the 34th minute.
Saka put Arsenal ahead in the fifth minute of injury time of the first half as the home side went on the counter-attack and this time Martinelli was the assist, kicking the ball across the box to Saka’s simple finish.
Liverpool leveled again eight minutes into the break as Diogo Jota found Firmino with a perfectly weighted ball, and the Brazilian had a touch of the ball before dribbling past goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale and going on. net.
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Arsenal were back in the spotlight and a series of shots and intercepts ended in a penalty as Liverpool’s Thiago Alcantara was allegedly fouled Gabriel Jesus, and Saka made no mistake from the spot to put the ball in. The home team took the lead 3-2 in the 76th minute.
That was enough to win Arsenal back to first place with 24 points, one point ahead of second place City of Manchester after nine games. Liverpool’s second defeat of the season leaves them in 10th place with 10 points from eight games.