Crystal Palace vs Liverpool player ratings: Sadio Mane shines as leaders pinch all three points

Lawrence Ostlere
The Independent
Sadio Mane scores Liverpool's first goal: Getty
Sadio Mane scores Liverpool's first goal: Getty

Liverpool scored a late winner to take all three points from a testing afternoon against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.

Sadio Mane gave the Reds the lead early in the second half after an underwhelming first 45 minutes from the league leaders.

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Wilfried Zaha seemed to have secured a crucial point for Palace with a late reply, until the final throes.

Firmino turned home from close range after a goalmouth scramble to ensure Liverpool earned a major win that preserves their lead at the top.

Here's how every player rated:

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