West Brom 0-3 Liverpool Highlights
Brendan Rodgers’ first Barclays Premier League game in charge ended in defeat as 10-man Liverpool went down to a 3-0 opening-day loss at West Bromwich Albion.
Watch English Premier League match, West Brom Vs Liverpool highlights here.
Venue: The Hawthorns
Date: Saturday,18 August
Kick off: 15:00
1-0 Gera 43′
2-0 Odemwingie (Penalty) 64′
3-0 Lukaku 77′
There has never been a Premier League draw in 12 previous contests between the clubs, and in 11 of those the victors kept a clean sheet.
West Brom’s heaviest home Premier League defeat came courtesy of Liverpool, when they lost 6-0 in April 2003. Michael Owen scored four goals in the match.
Liverpool have lost only once in 11 league trips to the Hawthorns, dating back 31 years.
The Baggies have taken just two points from six previous opening Premier League fixtures – losing their last three.
West Brom started last season with four defeats in their opening five league matches.
Only the three relegated clubs lost more times at home than West Brom (10) during the 2011-12 campaign.
West Brom were winless in the final three league matches of the 2011-12 season. Their last league victory was a 1-0 win over Liverpool at Anfield.
The Reds are winless in their last three season-opening Premier League matches.
Liverpool lost 11 of their final 19 league games in the 2011-12 campaign.
The Merseysiders failed to score in nine of their 14 league defeats last term.
Liverpool won 14 league matches last term – it was their lowest number of top-flight victories in a single season since they registered only nine wins during the 1953-54 campaign.