Liverpool followers weren’t happy with the best way their star signing of summer time made his full Premier League residence debut on Tuesday (August 16). Darwin Nunez was despatched off within the 57th minute for headbutting Crystal Palace defender, who was giving the South American a troublesome night time to attain a objective. Nonetheless, Liverpool snatched some extent from Palace after Luis Diaz scored a screamer simply minutes later when Nunez was proven the purple card. A ten-man Liverpool in some way managed a 1-1 draw towards Crystal Palace however the followers have been upset on social media from the Uruguayan signing. (Chelsea 2-2 Spurs: Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte conflict twice in Premier League match – WATCH)
It represents one other early-season blow to Liverpool’s hopes of working champions Manchester Metropolis shut once more within the title race, already 4 factors behind their rivals, however as with their opening draw towards Fulham, it could really feel like some extent gained for Klopp within the circumstances. (Cristiano Ronaldo beats Man United teammates in dash)
Checkout the video of Nunez headbutting Palace defender and followers response right here…
Darwin Nunez RED CARD
Bro thinks he’s Zidane
— Lake (@_messiclear) August 15, 2022
@SkySportsPL @NOWTV @FA So, it is not troublesome to see what different groups within the @premierleague & @ChampionsLeague will likely be doing when enjoying towards @LFC #LiverpoolFC with @Darwinn99 on the pitch… Get him some counselling ASAP #JürgenKlopp @AlwaysBrexit
— Scouse Brexiteer (@BrexiteerScouse) August 16, 2022
Darwin Nunez spotlight vs Crystal Palace | The subsequent Aguero pic.twitter.com/x2Gq0eAjep
— (@Drexxen_) August 16, 2022
Chale, we’re already a objective down and also you go heading individuals? What nonsense was that @Darwinn99
— Smoke (@Mckenzie__Jnr) August 16, 2022
That Darwin Nunez is taking no prisoners with the Panda!! https://t.co/V11hXJV3mw
— Paul4one (@Paul4one1) August 16, 2022
Nunez falls into Crystal Palace’s entice as he despatched off for headbutting Andersen
Crystal Palace paid Darwin Nunez the praise of developing with a brand new, aggressive gameplan to cease him. Little may they’ve guessed how simply Liverpool’s hyped-up £85million striker would fall
— Adetiba Stephen (@AdetibaStephen) August 16, 2022
For the value Liverpool paid for Darwin Nunez.. You may purchase two Gabriel Jesus!
— GN_ (@GNfineboy_) August 16, 2022
After absorbing a lot on the different finish, it was Palace who took the lead within the thirty third minute when Eberechi Eze bought away from Fabinho earlier than enjoying Zaha in on objective, with the Ivory Coast worldwide inserting his shot previous Alisson into the bottom-right nook. (Ballon d’Or 2022 winner: Karim Benzema to Robert Lewandowski, prime contenders – In Pics)
The scenario bought worse for Liverpool with the purple card being proven to Nunez by referee Paul Tierney who was standing very shut when the incident came about. It began with Nunez being shoved by Joachim Anderson however he reacted with a headbutt pushing the Palace defender and referee right away confirmed a purple to the Liverpool striker.
The Reds began the sport brightly as they tried to seek out an early opener, with Nunez mishitting a volley on the far publish, whereas Mohamed Salah additionally went near scoring from Trent Alexander-Arnold’s pull again, however the Egyptian’s side-footed try whizzed simply large of the close to publish.
Nonetheless, the Anfield environment quickly improved as Diaz dribbled inside a number of Palace defenders earlier than unleashing a rocket of a shot previous Vicente Guaita`s despairing dive to his left. The hosts tried to discover a winner regardless of having fewer gamers, although Palace may even have gained it when Zaha missed an awesome probability on the far publish, however each have been compelled to accept some extent. (With IANS inputs)