Mohamed Salah scored a hat-trick to make sure defending Premier League champions Liverpool overcame promoted Leeds United in a 4-Three thriller at Anfield.

5 targets have been scored in 33 minutes with Salah netting twice with a penalty and a fierce strike together with Virgil van Dijk’s header to edge out targets from Jack Harrison and Patrick Bamford to steer 3-2 at half-time.

Polish midfielder Mateusz Klich claimed Leeds’ third objective on 66 minutes however Liverpool have been awarded a second penalty three minutes from the top and Salah scored his 97th Liverpool objective to grab a nervous victory of their season opener.