Georginio Wijnaldum goes off the pitch and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (Liverpool) comes on.
Substitution. Jonny leaves the pitch and is replaced by Ruben Vinagre (Wolves).
Jurgen Klopp prepares a substitution. Andrew Robertson is replaced by Joe Gomez (Liverpool).
A substitution has been made. Joao Moutinho goes off and Morgan Gibbs-White (Wolves) comes on.
Virgil Van Dijk (Liverpool) rises high to connect with a cross from the corner kick, but his powerful header from near the penalty spot crashes against the crossbar! The ball goes out of play and Wolves will have a goal kick.
The linesman makes the right call and Liverpool will have a corner.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) tries to slide the ball through to a teammate but it's well blocked by a defender.
Goal! Trent Alexander-Arnold swings the ball deep into the box and finds Sadio Mane (Liverpool) unmarked, and his close-range header flies past the keeper into the bottom left corner. 2:0.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) unleashes a missile of a shot towards goal, but his good effort is blocked by one of the defenders.
Here is a change. Matt Doherty is going off and Santo Espirito gives the last tactical orders to Adama Traore (Wolves).
James Milner (Liverpool) sends a long crossfield pass searching out one of his teammates, but his effort comes to nothing and they lose possession.
The corner from James Milner (Liverpool) is hurriedly cleared.
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Georginio Wijnaldum (Liverpool) controls a cross inside the six-yard box, but sends his shot slightly over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Wolves will have a goal kick.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) misses a good chance to score. An inch-perfect cross into the box finds Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) who rises for a header, but sends the ball well over the bar.
Lovely run from Diogo Jota (Wolves). He finds himself one-on-one with the goalkeeper, lines up a shot, but the keeper boldly launches himself to intercept the ball.
Jonny (Wolves) delivers a crossfield pass, but the ball is cut out before it reaches its intended target.
The referee signals that it is time for a substitution and James Milner (Liverpool) comes onto the pitch so that Divock Origi can be given a rest.
CHANCE! Divock Origi (Liverpool) picks up a pass inside the box and has a sight of goal, but he blazes his shot well over the top. The ball goes out of play and Wolves will have a goal kick.
Matt Doherty (Wolves) attempts a long crossfield pass, but the defence does well to intercept the ball.
A clever short pass gives Raul Jimenez (Wolves) a clear goal scoring opportunity, but he fluffs his lines and rifles the ball high over the bar. The ball goes out of play and Liverpool will have a goal kick.
Fabinho (Liverpool) brings his opponent down. Martin Atkinson has a clear sight of it and blows his whistle for a foul.
Andrew Robertson (Liverpool) tries to send a pass but it's blocked.
Jonny (Wolves) receives a good pass and from just outside the box he unleashes a promising strike, but the shot is blocked by the defender.
Willy Boly (Wolves) escapes without any punishment from the referee after using excessive force to foul his opponent.
What was Diogo Jota (Wolves) thinking? He will not get away with that. The referee shows him a yellow card.
Diogo Jota (Wolves) deprives his opponent of the ball, but the referee blows his whistle for a foul. He's not happy with the decision!
Martin Atkinson shows a yellow card to Ryan Bennett (Wolves) for his blatant foul.
Close effort! Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) takes the resulting free kick from a promising distance, but he sends it narrowly wide of the right post. The ball is off of the pitch and it's a goal kick for Wolves.
Willy Boly (Wolves) does well to dispossess the attacker with a slide tackle, but the referee blows his whistle for a foul. Liverpool win a free kick. It's a promising situation for a direct shot.
The second half gets underway.
There will be nothing more to see in the first half. The whistle blowing of Martin Atkinson has ended it.
The fourth official shows 1 min. of added time.
Wolves have a chance to score from a corner kick, but the ball is cleared by a defender.
Raul Jimenez (Wolves) fails to send a pass into the box as his effort is cut out.
Diogo Jota (Wolves) controls a pass, goes past a defender and curls a shot from the edge of the box right onto the crossbar.
A snap shot by Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) from the edge of the area flies towards the bottom left corner, but Rui Patricio produces a good save to thwart him.
A pass by Virgil Van Dijk (Liverpool) ends up in no man's land, and the attacking effort comes to an end.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) latches on to the corner kick and releases a quick strike from the edge of the box. The result differs significantly from his intention as the ball flies way over the crossbar. The ball goes out of play and Wolves will have a goal kick.
Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool) will try to find the head of one of his teammates from a corner kick.
One of the defenders reacts at the last minute to brilliantly block a pass from Trent Alexander-Arnold (Liverpool).
Jordan Henderson (Liverpool) fails to find a teammate across the pitch with a long ball.
A neat pass finds Andrew Robertson (Liverpool) in space. He needs no second invitation to shoot and hits a piledriver from distance towards the right side of the goal, but Rui Patricio denies him with a good save.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) strikes the ball towards goal, but it fails to reach the target after being well blocked by one of the defenders.
A pass by Joao Moutinho (Wolves) ends up in no man's land, and the attacking effort comes to an end.
Trent Alexander-Arnold finds Sadio Mane (Liverpool) with a sweet pass inside the penalty box, who then smashes the ball inside the right post. What a clinical finish to make it 1:0.
A crossfield pass from Virgil Van Dijk (Liverpool) fails to find any of his teammates.
Mohamed Salah (Liverpool) delivers a long ball, but it lacks enough power to reach his teammates and is intercepted by one of the defenders.
Jordan Henderson (Liverpool) sends a long ball across the pitch, but it misses its target.
Willy Boly (Wolves) attempts to find his teammate with a pass from outside the box, but the opposition's defence is quick to react and thwarts the attack. The ball is behind the touchline and Wolves will take a throw-in.
Here we go, today's match is starting right now.
Liverpool will kick-off.
Today's referee will be Martin Atkinson.
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