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Arsenal 3 Liverpool 3: Points shared in classic Christmas cracker

Arsenal 3 Liverpool 3: Points shared in classic Christmas cracker

However, Arsenal then produced a stunning spell of three goals in five second-half minutes to swing the balance completely.

The result means Liverpool remain fourth in the Premier League table in the race for the Champions League spots and Arsenal are a point behind them in fifth.

Liverpool are one point better and one place above Arsenal on the log.

Sky Sports pundit Charlie Nicholas had some surprise answers when asked to pick his Arsenal and Liverpool combined XI.

Wenger sent on centre-back Shkodran Mustafi for Nacho Monreal, but the fault-lines in Arsenal's defence were still being exposed.

Thompson had only three Arsenal players (Aaron Ramsey, Petr Cech and Laurent Koscielny), while Nicholas had six.

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Arsenal 3 Liverpool 3: Points shared in classic Christmas cracker

Salah has delighted the Anfield faithful since joining from Roma during the close season and he reached 20 goals in all competitions by scoring in last weekend's 4-0 thrashing of Bournemouth.

However, only a minute later Alexis Sanchez gave the Gunners an immediate lifeline by heading home a lovely whipped cross from Hector Bellerin.

'We allowed them to take the game to us, we had a strong look at ourselves at half-time and improved.

Suddenly, Liverpool were in disarray and Wenger's men struck again with a majestic move in the 58th minute.

The comeback was seemingly complete thanks to Mesut Ozil's sensational finish, the playmaker chipping Mignolet after a sublime one-two with Alexandre Lacazette, but Firmino beat Cech with 19 minutes left to level the scores.

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