• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Fri 30 December 2011
  • Kick-off: 19:45
  • Venue: Anfield
Liverpool

Liverpool

Bellamy 29"

Bellamy 28"

Bellamy 66"

Gerrard 77"

3 - 1
Newcastle United

Newcastle United

Agger 24" (OG)

Liverpool vs Newcastle United


Team Lineups

Liverpool

25 Reina
2 Johnson
37 Skrtel
5 Agger24"
3 Jose Enrique
14 Henderson
20 Spearing
26 Adam
19 Downing
9 Carroll
39 Bellamy29"28"66"
Substitutes
32 Doni
8 Gerrard77"
11 Maxi
18 Kuyt
23 Carragher
33 Shelvey
34 Kelly

Newcastle United

26 Krul
5 Simpson
6 Williamson
2 Coloccini
16 Taylor
25 Obertan
24 Tiote
4 Cabaye
18 Gutierrez
29 Vuckic
19 Ba
Substitutes
35 Elliot
3 Santon
10 Ben Arfa
14 Perch
20 Best
23 Ameobi
28 Ameobi

Possession Stats

48%
52%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Liverpool

W D W W W W W L

Newcastle United

W D D L W L L L
Head to Head
Liverpool
3-0
Newcastle 01-May-2011
Newcastle
3-1
Liverpool 11-Dec-2010
Liverpool
3-0
Newcastle 03-May-2009
Newcastle
1-5
Liverpool 28-Dec-2008
Liverpool
3-0
Newcastle 08-Mar-2008
Newcastle
0-3
Liverpool 24-Nov-2007

Live Text Commentary
92:59 +2.59
 

Shot by Stewart Downing from a long way out goes over the target.

89:07
 

Glen Johnson has an effort at goal from outside the box which goes wide left of the goal.

88:43
 

Centre by Sanchez Jose Enrique, clearance by Mike Williamson.

86:56
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique sends in a cross, Fabricio Coloccini makes a clearance.

83:42
Substitution
 

Sammy Ameobi is brought on as a substitute for Gabriel Obertan.

82:13
 

The ball is swung over by Glen Johnson, comfortable save by Tim Krul.

81:48
 

Foul by Andy Carroll on Cheick Tiote, free kick awarded. Indirect free kick taken by Cheick Tiote.

79:21
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Glen Johnson goes wide of the left-hand upright.

79:15
 

Stewart Downing produces a cross, Danny Simpson manages to make a clearance.

78:16
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Martin Skrtel on Demba Ba. Free kick crossed by Yohan Cabaye, clearance by Dirk Kuyt.

77:06
Goal
 

Steven Gerrard finds the net with a goal from inside the penalty area to the bottom right corner of the goal. Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle.Assist on the goal came from Jordan Henderson.

76:10
 

Corner taken right-footed by Jordan Henderson from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Danny Simpson.

75:28
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball.

73:11
Substitution
 

Dirk Kuyt comes on in place of Craig Bellamy.

71:56
 

The ball is crossed by Steven Gerrard, Andy Carroll takes a shot.

71:49
 

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball, Fabricio Coloccini makes a clearance.

71:33
 

Foul by Jonas Gutierrez on Stewart Downing, free kick awarded. Stewart Downing restarts play with the free kick.

69:54
 

Demba Ba takes a shot. Martin Skrtel gets a block in.

68:40
 

Craig Bellamy is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

65:43
Goal
 

Cheick Tiote concedes a free kick for a foul on Daniel Agger. Craig Bellamy finds the net with a goal direct from the free kick from outside the area to the bottom left corner of the goal. Liverpool 2-1 Newcastle.Daniel Agger provided the assist for the goal.

64:27
Substitution
 

Hatem Ben Arfa comes on in place of Haris Vuckic.

64:01
 

Centre by Steven Gerrard.

61:56
 

The ball is sent over by Steven Gerrard.

59:34
 

A cross is delivered by Jonas Gutierrez, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

58:34
Substitution
 

Steven Gerrard replaces Charlie Adam.

57:31
 

Jay Spearing gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Haris Vuckic. Yohan Cabaye has an effort direct from the free kick.

55:26
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Demba Ba. Jay Spearing restarts play with the free kick.

54:56
 

The assistant referee signals for offside against Craig Bellamy. Free kick taken by Fabricio Coloccini.

53:43
 

Davide Santon concedes a free kick for a foul on Stewart Downing. Craig Bellamy crosses the ball in from the free kick, free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Carroll on Mike Williamson. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

48:06 +3.06
 

Yohan Cabaye produces a right-footed shot from long range that goes harmlessly over the bar.

48:56
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot from a long way out clearing the bar.

48:01
 

The ball is swung over by Haris Vuckic, Craig Bellamy manages to make a clearance.

46:23 +1.23
 

Haris Vuckic concedes a free kick for a foul on Glen Johnson. Martin Skrtel takes the free kick.

45:41 +0.41
 

Centre by Craig Bellamy.

45:53
 

Inswinging corner taken by Craig Bellamy, Martin Skrtel gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Demba Ba. Tim Krul restarts play with the free kick.

45:21 +0.21
 

Corner taken right-footed by Craig Bellamy from the left by-line to the near post, Danny Simpson makes a clearance.

45:38
 

Craig Bellamy crosses the ball, Mike Williamson gets a block in.

45:09 +0.09
 

Jay Spearing takes a shot. Cheick Tiote gets a block in.

45:01
Substitution
 

Davide Santon replaces Ryan Taylor.

43:15
 

The ball is crossed by Sanchez Jose Enrique. The assistant referee flags for offside against Stewart Downing. Indirect free kick taken by Tim Krul.

42:52
 

Glen Johnson produces a cross, clearance made by Fabricio Coloccini.

41:28
 

Centre by Stewart Downing, clearance by Haris Vuckic.

41:15
 

Stewart Downing decides to take a short corner.

41:08
 

The ball is crossed by Daniel Agger, clearance by Ryan Taylor.

40:14
 

The ball is sent over by Craig Bellamy, Danny Simpson manages to make a clearance.

39:23
 

Effort on goal by Haris Vuckic from long range goes over the crossbar.

38:11
 

Demba Ba challenges Jay Spearing unfairly and gives away a free kick. Martin Skrtel restarts play with the free kick.

35:50
 

Jordan Henderson produces a cross, clearance by Fabricio Coloccini.

35:14
 

Stewart Downing fouled by Ryan Taylor, the ref awards a free kick. Ryan Taylor goes into the referee's book for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Glen Johnson.

35:03
 

Yohan Cabaye concedes a free kick for a foul on Charlie Adam. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

34:27
 

Cheick Tiote fouled by Charlie Adam, the ref awards a free kick. Free kick taken by Cheick Tiote.

33:01
 

Corner taken by Craig Bellamy played to the near post, Close range headed effort by Martin Skrtel misses to the right of the goal.

31:56
 

Charlie Adam concedes a free kick for a foul on Cheick Tiote. Tim Krul takes the free kick.

30:32
 

Danny Simpson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy. Free kick crossed right-footed by Craig Bellamy, clearance by Mike Williamson. Stewart Downing takes a shot. Fabricio Coloccini gets a block in.

29:02
 

Assist on the goal came from Charlie Adam.

29:01
Goal
 

Craig Bellamy scores a goal from the edge of the penalty box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-1 Newcastle.

28:52
 

The ball is delivered by Sanchez Jose Enrique, clearance made by Ryan Taylor. A cross is delivered by Daniel Agger, Fabricio Coloccini manages to make a clearance.

28:27
 

Yohan Cabaye gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Spearing. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

28:11
 

Corner taken left-footed by Charlie Adam, Haris Vuckic manages to make a clearance.

28:00
 

Jonas Gutierrez goes into the book.

27:55
 

Jonas Gutierrez challenges Glen Johnson unfairly and gives away a free kick. Charlie Adam crosses the ball from the free kick left-footed from right wing, blocked by Jonas Gutierrez.

24:19
Goal
 

The ball is swung over by Ryan Taylor, Yohan Cabaye takes a shot. Daniel Agger heads into his own net. Liverpool 0-1 Newcastle.Assist by Yohan Cabaye. Daniel Agger gets a block in.

24:09
 

The ball is delivered by Danny Simpson, clearance made by Glen Johnson.

23:45
 

Centre by Demba Ba, Daniel Agger manages to make a clearance.

22:09
 

Stewart Downing delivers the ball, save by Tim Krul.

21:42
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Glen Johnson by Ryan Taylor. Free kick taken by Charlie Adam.

19:16
 

Stewart Downing takes a shot. Save by Tim Krul.

18:19
 

Effort on goal by Charlie Adam from long range goes harmlessly over the bar.

18:03
 

Andy Carroll takes a shot. Craig Bellamy gets a block in.

17:57
 

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing, clearance made by Cheick Tiote.

14:51
 

Centre by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

13:02
 

The ball is delivered by Glen Johnson, Fabricio Coloccini manages to make a clearance.

10:58
 

The ball is crossed by Sanchez Jose Enrique, clearance made by Ryan Taylor.

5:49
 

Shot from long range by Daniel Agger misses to the right of the target.

2:32
 

The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Jose Reina.

2:06
 

Fabricio Coloccini delivers the ball, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

1:17
 

Corner taken by Stewart Downing, Haris Vuckic makes a clearance.

1:06
 

The ball is delivered by Daniel Agger.

:58
 

Centre by Craig Bellamy, clearance by Mike Williamson.

:29
 

The offside flag is raised against Craig Bellamy. Fabricio Coloccini takes the free kick.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 29 36 67
2 Man City 30 34 61
3 Arsenal 30 27 60
4 Man Utd 30 25 59
5 Liverpool 30 12 54
6 Southampton 30 21 53
7 Tottenham Hotspur 30 5 53
8 Swansea 30 -4 43
9 West Ham 30 3 42
10 Stoke 30 -3 42

Full Barclays Premier League Table