• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sun 23 September 2012
  • Kick-off: 13:30
  • Venue: Anfield
Liverpool

Liverpool

Gerrard 45"

1 - 2
Manchester United

Manchester United

Da Silva 50"

van Persie 80" (P)

Liverpool vs Manchester United


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
34 Kelly
37 Skrtel
5 Agger
2 Johnson
8 Gerrard45"
24 Allen
33 Shelvey
29 Borini
7 Suarez
31 Sterling
Substitutes
1 Jones
3 Jose Enrique
4 Sahin
11 Assaidi
14 Henderson
23 Carragher
30 Fernandez Saez

Manchester United

13 Lindegaard
2 Da Silva50"
5 Ferdinand
6 Evans
3 Evra
16 Carrick
11 Giggs
7 Valencia
26 Kagawa
17 Nani
20 van Persie80"
Substitutes
1 De Gea
8 Anderson
14 Hernandez
19 Welbeck
22 Scholes
23 Cleverley
28 Buttner

Possession Stats

49%
51%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

L W D L L W W D

Manchester United

L L W D D W W D
Head to Head
Man Utd
2-1
Liverpool 11-Feb-2012
Liverpool
1-1
Man Utd 15-Oct-2011
Liverpool
3-1
Man Utd 06-Mar-2011
Man Utd
3-2
Liverpool 19-Sep-2010
Man Utd
2-1
Liverpool 21-Mar-2010
Liverpool
2-0
Man Utd 25-Oct-2009


Live Text Commentary
96:57 +6.57
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball, Anders Lindegaard makes a save.

95:24 +5.24
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jesus Fernandez Saez on Danny Welbeck. Paul Scholes takes the free kick.

94:44 +4.44
 

Javier Hernandez takes a shot. Save by Jose Reina.

92:43 +2.43
 

Foul by Ryan Giggs on Martin Kelly, free kick awarded. Jose Reina takes the direct free kick.

91:48 +1.48
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Henderson on Jonathan Evans. Direct free kick taken by Jonathan Evans.

91:23 +1.23
 

Foul by Jesus Fernandez Saez on Michael Carrick, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Antonio Valencia.

89:30
 

Ryan Giggs takes a short corner.

89:20
 

Patrice Evra sends in a cross.

88:16
Substitution
 

Martin Kelly concedes a free kick for a foul on Jonathan Evans. Rafael Da Silva leaves the field to be replaced by Danny Welbeck. Patrice Evra restarts play with the free kick.

85:26
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Rio Ferdinand by Luis Suarez. Free kick taken by Anders Lindegaard.

83:24
Yellow card
 

The ball is crossed by Glen Johnson, Rio Ferdinand makes a clearance. Robin van Persie booked for unsporting behaviour. Jesus Fernandez Saez takes the outswinging corner, clearance by Robin van Persie.

82:33
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, Header from close range by Martin Kelly misses to the right of the goal.

81:19
 

The ball is delivered by Antonio Valencia, clearance by Steven Gerrard.

75:43
Goal
 

Glen Johnson challenges Antonio Valencia unfairly and gives away a Penalty. Jose Reina is shown a yellow card for dissent. (Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Jamie Carragher coming on for Daniel Agger. Power penalty scored by Robin van Persie. Liverpool 1-2 Man Utd.Assist by Antonio Valencia. Shinji Kagawa leaves the field to be replaced by Javier Hernandez.

75:09
 

The ball is crossed by Martin Kelly, clearance by Rio Ferdinand.

73:02
 

Joe Allen fouled by Michael Carrick, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick crossed right-footed by Steven Gerrard from left wing, save by Anders Lindegaard.

68:58
 

Luis Suarez sends in a cross.

64:49
Substitution
 

Jesus Fernandez Saez takes a shot. Save by Anders Lindegaard. Steven Gerrard takes a corner. Jordan Henderson joins the action as a substitute, replacing Raheem Sterling.

64:17
 

The offside flag is raised against Ryan Giggs. Daniel Agger takes the free kick.

63:02
 

The ball is swung over by Michael Carrick, Header from deep inside the penalty area by Robin van Persie goes harmlessly over the crossbar.

62:04
 

The ball is swung over by Michael Carrick, Martin Kelly manages to make a clearance. Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Ryan Giggs, Glen Johnson manages to make a clearance. A cross is delivered by Rio Ferdinand, Raheem Sterling manages to make a clearance.

60:56
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Anders Lindegaard.

58:46
 

The ball is sent over by Patrice Evra, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

57:35
 

Paul Scholes concedes a free kick for a foul on Raheem Sterling. Paul Scholes goes into the referee's book. Martin Skrtel restarts play with the free kick.

56:09
 

Glen Johnson produces a cross, clearance made by Patrice Evra.

54:56
 

Daniel Agger gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Robin van Persie. Direct free kick taken by Paul Scholes.

53:53
 

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Save by Anders Lindegaard.

53:40
 

The ball is crossed by Raheem Sterling, Rio Ferdinand makes a clearance.

52:21
 

Robin van Persie takes a inswinging corner to the near post, Header on goal by Antonio Valencia from inside the box goes harmlessly over the target.

50:28
Goal
 

Centre by Antonio Valencia. Rafael Da Silva gets on the score sheet with a goal from inside the penalty area to the top left corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-1 Man Utd.Shinji Kagawa provided the assist for the goal.

49:47
 

The ball is crossed by Robin van Persie, clearance made by Glen Johnson.

49:10
 

Shinji Kagawa takes a shot. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

48:52
 

Patrice Evra sends in a cross, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

46:56 +1.56
 

The ball is sent over by Martin Kelly, clearance made by Jonathan Evans.

47:15
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Antonio Valencia on Steven Gerrard. Joe Allen takes the direct free kick.

45:43
Goal
 

The ball is sent over by Jesus Fernandez Saez, Rio Ferdinand manages to make a clearance. Steven Gerrard grabs a goal from deep inside the penalty box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-0 Man Utd.Glen Johnson provided the assist for the goal.

45:01
Substitution
 

Luis Nani goes off and Paul Scholes comes on. (Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Jesus Fernandez Saez coming on for Fabio Borini.

44:58
 

Fabio Borini sends in a cross, clearance by Patrice Evra. Corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard, Headed effort from inside the area by Daniel Agger misses to the left of the goal.

44:01
 

The ball is crossed by Rafael Da Silva.

43:02
 

Michael Carrick takes a shot. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

42:48
 

Luis Nani crosses the ball, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

40:18
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Rio Ferdinand. Luis Suarez produces a strike on goal direct from the free kick, save made by Anders Lindegaard.

38:06
Red card
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jonathan Evans by Jonjo Shelvey. Red card for Jonjo Shelvey. Direct free kick taken by Michael Carrick.

37:27
 

Unfair challenge on Daniel Agger by Antonio Valencia results in a free kick. Jonjo Shelvey restarts play with the free kick.

36:44
 

The ball is sent over by Martin Kelly, Jonathan Evans manages to make a clearance. Raheem Sterling takes a shot. Jonathan Evans gets a block in.

35:45
 

Foul by Steven Gerrard on Shinji Kagawa, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Rafael Da Silva.

35:22
 

A cross is delivered by Martin Kelly, clearance by Rio Ferdinand.

33:27
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Blocked by Rio Ferdinand. Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard.

31:38
 

Patrice Evra gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Raheem Sterling. The ball is crossed by Steven Gerrard, Header by Luis Suarez from deep inside the penalty area misses to the right of the target.

29:53
 

The ball is sent over by Patrice Evra, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

28:08
 

Foul by Joe Allen on Shinji Kagawa, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

26:39
 

Luis Suarez has shot on goal from just outside the box which goes wide of the right-hand upright.

24:43
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Martin Kelly on Shinji Kagawa. Luis Nani has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.

20:11
 

Centre by Steven Gerrard, Anders Lindegaard makes a save.

19:26
 

Martin Kelly sends in a cross, Rafael Da Silva manages to make a clearance. Corner taken by Steven Gerrard from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Robin van Persie.

18:59
 

The ball is sent over by Martin Kelly, clearance by Jonathan Evans.

14:23
 

Unfair challenge on Rafael Da Silva by Jonjo Shelvey results in a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Rio Ferdinand.

13:11
 

The ball is delivered by Fabio Borini, clearance made by Rio Ferdinand.

10:52
 

Fabio Borini challenges Shinji Kagawa unfairly and gives away a free kick. Rio Ferdinand takes the direct free kick.

7:57
 

Raheem Sterling delivers the ball, clearance made by Rafael Da Silva. Corner taken short by Jonjo Shelvey, Effort from inside the area by Steven Gerrard misses to the right of the target.

6:56
 

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Clearance by Jonathan Evans.

6:18
 

Ryan Giggs produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide right of the target.

4:49
 

Pass corner from left by-line taken by Steven Gerrard to short, Rafael Da Silva makes a clearance.

2:02
 

The ball is delivered by Patrice Evra, Daniel Agger makes a clearance.

:40
 

Robin van Persie fouled by Daniel Agger, the ref awards a free kick. Ryan Giggs takes the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Man City 3 8 9
2 Leicester 3 3 7
3 Liverpool 3 2 7
4 Man Utd 3 2 7
5 Crystal Palace 3 2 6
6 Swansea 3 2 5
7 Everton 3 1 4
8 Norwich 3 0 4
9 Arsenal 3 -1 4
10 Chelsea 3 -2 4

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