• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 26 August 2012
  • Kick-off: 16:00
  • Venue: Anfield
Liverpool

Liverpool

Skrtel 33"

Suarez 65"

2 - 2
Manchester City

Manchester City

Toure 62"

Tevez 79"

Liverpool vs Manchester City


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
34 Kelly
37 Skrtel33"
16 Coates
2 Johnson
21 Lucas
24 Allen
29 Borini
8 Gerrard
31 Sterling
7 Suarez65"
Substitutes
1 Jones
3 Jose Enrique
9 Carroll
14 Henderson
19 Downing
23 Carragher
33 Shelvey

Manchester City

1 Hart
5 Zabaleta
4 Kompany
28 Toure
13 Kolarov
42 Toure62"
34 De Jong
7 Milner
32 Tevez79"
8 Nasri
45 Balotelli
Substitutes
30 Pantilimon
6 Lescott
10 Dzeko
15 Savic
17 Rodwell
21 Silva
62 Razak

Possession Stats

43%
57%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

W W W W L L W D

Manchester City

L W L W L L W W
Head to Head
Man City
3-0
Liverpool 03-Jan-2012
Liverpool
1-1
Man City 27-Nov-2011
Liverpool
3-0
Man City 11-Apr-2011
Man City
3-0
Liverpool 23-Aug-2010
Man City
0-0
Liverpool 21-Feb-2010
Liverpool
2-2
Man City 21-Nov-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:47 +3.47
 

Joe Allen takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

93:27 +3.27
Yellow card
 

Booking for Luis Suarez for unsporting behaviour.

92:54 +2.54
 

Carlos Tevez has an effort at goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the left-hand post.

92:23 +2.23
 

Outswinging corner taken by David Silva, clearance made by Sebastian Coates.

91:25 +1.25
 

Effort on goal by Glen Johnson from 20 yards. Comfortable save by Joe Hart.

90:31 +0.31
 

A cross is delivered by Pablo Zabaleta, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

88:45
 

The ball is swung over by Steven Gerrard, save by Joe Hart.

87:29
 

Andy Carroll takes a shot. Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

87:14
 

Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, clearance made by Pablo Zabaleta.

87:00
 

Jonjo Shelvey produces a drilled right-footed shot from 25 yards. Clearance by Kolo Toure.

86:29
 

Corner from right by-line taken by Steven Gerrard.

86:21
 

The ball is delivered by Raheem Sterling, Pablo Zabaleta makes a clearance.

86:07
 

The ball is crossed by Raheem Sterling, clearance made by Kolo Toure.

85:41
 

Aleksandar Kolarov delivers the ball, Shot from inside the area by Edin Dzeko clears the bar.

84:27
 

The ball is crossed by Steven Gerrard.

84:21
 

The ball is crossed by Glen Johnson, clearance made by Vincent Kompany.

82:49
Substitution
 

Andy Carroll on for Fabio Borini.

82:40
 

Shot from just outside the box by Edin Dzeko misses to the right of the goal.

81:56
 

Shot from just outside the box by Jonjo Shelvey goes over the crossbar.

81:10
 

Unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Vincent Kompany results in a free kick. Sebastian Coates restarts play with the free kick.

79:19
Goal
 

Carlos Tevez grabs a goal from just inside the area low into the middle of the goal. Liverpool 2-2 Man City.

78:13
 

The ball is sent over by Yaya Toure, Martin Skrtel manages to make a clearance.

77:01
 

Effort on goal by Edin Dzeko from just inside the area clears the crossbar.

76:25
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball, clearance by Kolo Toure.

75:19
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Sanchez Jose Enrique by James Milner. David Silva replaces James Milner. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

69:13
 

Pablo Zabaleta fouled by Luis Suarez, the ref awards a free kick. Pablo Zabaleta takes the free kick.

68:53
 

The ball is crossed by Fabio Borini, clearance made by Jack Rodwell.

64:40
Goal
 

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. The referee gives a free kick against Jack Rodwell for handball. Sanchez Jose Enrique comes on in place of Martin Kelly. Luis Suarez grabs a goal direct from the free kick from just outside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Liverpool 2-1 Man City.The assist for the goal came from Steven Gerrard. Jack Rodwell gets a block in.

62:50
Goal
 

Carlos Tevez crosses the ball, Yaya Toure scores a goal from deep inside the penalty area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-1 Man City.Carlos Tevez provided the assist for the goal.

61:18
Substitution
 

Edin Dzeko replaces Mario Balotelli.

60:59
 

Centre by Martin Kelly, Nigel De Jong manages to make a clearance.

60:15
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against James Milner. Jose Reina takes the free kick.

59:48
 

Centre by Carlos Tevez, clearance by Martin Skrtel.

58:59
Substitution
 

(Man City) makes a substitution, with Jack Rodwell coming on for Samir Nasri.

58:36
 

Centre by Raheem Sterling, Pablo Zabaleta manages to make a clearance.

57:48
 

Luis Suarez sends in a cross, clearance by Kolo Toure.

56:20
 

The ball is swung over by Fabio Borini, Pablo Zabaleta makes a clearance.

54:44
 

Corner taken right-footed by Samir Nasri to the near post, clearance by Martin Skrtel.

51:05
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Vincent Kompany on Luis Suarez. Free kick taken by Luis Suarez.

50:10
 

Unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard by Mario Balotelli results in a free kick. Steven Gerrard takes the free kick.

49:14
 

Effort from inside the area by Luis Suarez misses to the left of the target.

47:27
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Kolo Toure by Raheem Sterling. Kolo Toure takes the indirect free kick.

45:53 +0.53
 

Raheem Sterling gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli. Aleksandar Kolarov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick.

45:45
 

James Milner fouled by Raheem Sterling, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is swung in left-footed by Aleksandar Kolarov.

45:20 +0.2
 

Raheem Sterling crosses the ball, Kolo Toure makes a clearance.

45:15
 

Unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli by Martin Skrtel results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Samir Nasri.

43:51
 

Inswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Aleksandar Kolarov, Fabio Borini makes a clearance.

42:54
 

Aleksandar Kolarov takes the inswinging corner, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

41:34
 

Luis Suarez has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.

40:58
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Vincent Kompany. Free kick taken by Steven Gerrard.

33:01
Goal
 

Outswinging corner taken by Steven Gerrard from the right by-line, Martin Skrtel finds the net with a headed goal from close range. Liverpool 1-0 Man City.The assist for the goal came from Steven Gerrard.

32:52
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball, Vincent Kompany makes a clearance.

32:38
 

Glen Johnson produces a cross, Pablo Zabaleta makes a clearance.

32:30
 

Luis Suarez sends in a cross, clearance by Kolo Toure.

30:59
 

Effort on goal by Mario Balotelli from inside the area goes harmlessly over the bar.

29:51
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonjo Shelvey on Yaya Toure. Free kick taken by Vincent Kompany.

29:25
 

Luis Suarez takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Blocked by Vincent Kompany.

28:01
 

Inswinging corner taken by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line played to the near post, clearance by James Milner.

27:50
 

Fabio Borini takes a shot. Blocked by Kolo Toure.

27:01
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Glen Johnson on James Milner. Free kick taken by Joe Hart.

24:44
 

Mario Balotelli fouled by Martin Kelly, the ref awards a free kick. The free kick is delivered right-footed by Samir Nasri from left wing.

22:41
 

The ball is delivered by Aleksandar Kolarov, Martin Kelly gets a block in.

20:40
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kolo Toure on Raheem Sterling. Direct free kick taken by Jonjo Shelvey.

20:30
 

Shot from 35 yards by Kolo Toure. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

18:37
 

Carlos Tevez takes a shot from close range that bounces off the post.

17:09
 

Raheem Sterling crosses the ball, Close range shot by Fabio Borini goes wide of the left-hand upright.

16:05
 

Joe Allen fouled by Carlos Tevez, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Jose Reina.

13:55
 

The ball is sent over by Carlos Tevez.

12:01
 

James Milner sends in a cross, save by Jose Reina.

10:07
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Fabio Borini on Aleksandar Kolarov. Yaya Toure takes the direct free kick.

9:03
 

Samir Nasri produces a cross, clearance by Martin Skrtel.

7:55
 

Unfair challenge on Mario Balotelli by Martin Skrtel results in a free kick. Aleksandar Kolarov fires a strike on goal direct from the free kick, Jose Reina makes a comfortable save.

4:02
Substitution
 

Jonjo Shelvey on for Leiva Lucas.

3:06
 

Effort from outside the penalty area by Steven Gerrard goes wide left of the target.

1:20
 

A cross is delivered by James Milner, clearance by Sebastian Coates.

:29
 

Steven Gerrard produces a right-footed shot from just outside the penalty box that misses to the left of the target.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 33 39 77
2 Man City 34 34 67
3 Arsenal 33 31 67
4 Man Utd 34 25 65
5 Liverpool 33 11 58
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 6 58
7 Southampton 34 21 57
8 Swansea 34 -3 50
9 Stoke 34 -3 47
10 Everton 34 1 44

Full Barclays Premier League Table