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Twitter reacts as Christian Benteke-inspired Crystal Palace defeat Liverpool for the 3rd consecutive year

LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND - APRIL 23:  Christian Benteke (L) of Crystal Palace celebrates scoring his side's first goal with his team mate Bakary Sako (R) during the Premier League match between Liverpool and Crystal Palace at Anfield on April 23, 2017 in Liverpool, England.  (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
Christian Benteke and Mahamadou Sakho celebrated Crystal Palace’s victory

Crystal Palace came from behind to defeat Liverpool 2-1 and made a huge dent in the Reds’ Top 4 hopes, with Manchester United favourites to overhaul them. Philippe Coutinho opened the scoring for Liverpool in the 24th minute with a stunning free-kick, before Christian Benteke pulled one back for Palace before half time.

The former Liverpool striker then came back to haunt Jurgen Klopp with a 74th minute winner that gifted Sam Allardyce his first ever win at Anfield as a manager.

Here’s how Twitter reacted:


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