Liverpool shocked in opener
- Published: 18 Aug 2012 at 22.49
- Online news:
West Bromwich handed Liverpool a rude opening day setback and Arsenal were unable to get a goal on Fulham as Premier League football resumed Saturday night.
West Brom defeated Liverpool handily by 3-0, including a penalty, while a close-marking Sunderland squad held Arsenal to the Week 1 afternoon's only scoreless match.In other first-day action, Fulham pounded Norwich 5-0, and Swansea dominated Queen's Park Rangers by the same score. Reading scored a late goal to draw 1-1 with Stoke, and West Ham beat Aston Villa 1-0.The shock to Liverpool will be the biggest surprise and subject of comment.While Liverpool...
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