• Barclays Premier League
  • Date: Sat 10 March 2012
  • Kick-off: 15:00
  • Venue: Stadium of Light

Sunderland vs Liverpool


Team Lineups

Sunderland

22 Mignolet
2 Bardsley
16 O'Shea
4 Turner
3 Bridge
7 Larsson
14 Colback
8 Gardner
23 McClean
52 Bendtner
9 Campbell
Substitutes
1 Gordon
10 Wickham
12 Kilgallon
15 Vaughan
18 Meyler
25 Kyrgiakos
27 Elmohamady

Liverpool

25 Reina
34 Kelly
37 Skrtel
16 Coates
3 Jose Enrique
18 Kuyt
14 Henderson
26 Adam
20 Spearing
39 Bellamy
7 Suarez
Substitutes
32 Doni
8 Gerrard
9 Carroll
11 Maxi
19 Downing
23 Carragher
38 Flanagan

Possession Stats

41%
59%

Form Guide - Barclays Premier League

Sunderland

W L D W W D D L

Liverpool

L W D L W D L L
Head to Head
Liverpool
1-1
Sunderland 13-Aug-2011
Sunderland
0-2
Liverpool 20-Mar-2011
Liverpool
2-2
Sunderland 25-Sep-2010
Liverpool
3-0
Sunderland 28-Mar-2010
Sunderland
1-0
Liverpool 17-Oct-2009
Liverpool
2-0
Sunderland 03-Mar-2009


Live Text Commentary
93:30 +3.3
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique concedes a free kick for a foul on Sebastian Larsson. Simon Mignolet takes the direct free kick.

91:33 +1.33
 

Stewart Downing produces a left-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the goal.

87:43
 

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Jack Colback gets a block in.

84:22
 

Unfair challenge on Jack Colback by Andy Carroll results in a free kick. Phillip Bardsley takes the free kick.

80:31
Substitution
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nicklas Bendtner by Martin Skrtel. The referee cautions Martin Skrtel for unsporting behaviour. (Sunderland) makes a substitution, with Connor Wickham coming on for Nicklas Bendtner. Free kick crossed left-footed by David Vaughan from right wing.

80:03
 

Craig Gardner gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard. Martin Skrtel takes the free kick.

78:47
Substitution
 

Stewart Downing comes on in place of Jordan Henderson.

77:36
 

Nicklas Bendtner fouled by Martin Skrtel, the ref awards a free kick. Wayne Bridge takes the free kick.

74:02
Substitution
 

Unfair challenge on Sanchez Jose Enrique by Sebastian Larsson results in a free kick. Fraizer Campbell goes off and David Vaughan comes on. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the direct free kick.

70:56
 

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Save made by Simon Mignolet.

67:59
Substitution
 

Luis Suarez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jack Colback. (Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Steven Gerrard coming on for Craig Bellamy. Andy Carroll is brought on as a substitute for Charlie Adam. Simon Mignolet takes the direct free kick.

65:48
 

Charlie Adam has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide right of the target.

65:00
 

Foul by Craig Gardner on Dirk Kuyt, free kick awarded. Jordan Henderson takes the direct free kick.

61:33
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez by Michael Turner. Free kick crossed left-footed by Charlie Adam from right wing.

59:45
 

Charlie Adam fouled by Sebastian Larsson, the ref awards a free kick. Charlie Adam takes the free kick.

58:50
 

Effort from the edge of the area by Luis Suarez goes wide of the left-hand upright.

57:50
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Nicklas Bendtner on Martin Skrtel. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

55:52
 

Fraizer Campbell takes a shot from just outside the area and strikes the post.

55:50
Goal
 

Nicklas Bendtner finds the net with a goal from close in to the top left corner of the goal. Sunderland 1-0 Liverpool.Fraizer Campbell provided the assist for the goal.

55:27
 

Jay Spearing challenges Jack Colback unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sebastian Larsson.

54:14
 

Long range shot by James McClean goes wide right of the goal.

52:26
 

Long distance shot from Jack Colback misses to the left of the goal.

46:23 +1.23
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Sebastian Larsson on Dirk Kuyt. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the free kick.

46:20
 

Luis Suarez gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Michael Turner. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Bridge.

45:31
 

Dirk Kuyt concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Colback. Direct free kick taken by Phillip Bardsley.

43:09
 

Free kick awarded for a foul by Charlie Adam on Wayne Bridge. Simon Mignolet takes the direct free kick.

42:39
 

Charlie Adam takes the inswinging corner, Dirk Kuyt takes a shot. Blocked by Michael Turner.

41:29
 

James McClean challenges Martin Kelly unfairly and gives away a free kick. The referee cautions James McClean for unsporting behaviour. Strike comes in from Charlie Adam from the free kick, save made by Simon Mignolet.

38:59
 

Craig Gardner has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box which goes wide left of the goal.

35:37
 

Sebastian Larsson takes the outswinging corner, Sebastian Coates manages to make a clearance.

32:51
 

Craig Bellamy challenges Jack Colback unfairly and gives away a free kick. Phillip Bardsley takes the free kick.

31:42
 

Shot by Charlie Adam from just outside the area goes over the net.

30:01
 

Dirk Kuyt takes a shot. Simon Mignolet makes a comfortable save.

27:10
 

Foul by Jack Colback on Luis Suarez, free kick awarded. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

26:40
 

Jack Colback challenges Charlie Adam unfairly and gives away a free kick. Free kick taken by Charlie Adam.

26:03
 

Jordan Henderson concedes a free kick for a foul on Craig Gardner. Direct free kick taken by Wayne Bridge.

25:43
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Craig Bellamy by Phillip Bardsley. Sanchez Jose Enrique restarts play with the free kick.

20:31
 

Charlie Adam takes a corner.

19:47
 

Sanchez Jose Enrique concedes a free kick for a foul on Fraizer Campbell. Phillip Bardsley takes the direct free kick.

18:24
 

Unfair challenge on Craig Gardner by Charlie Adam results in a free kick. Sebastian Larsson takes the direct free kick.

17:06
 

Fraizer Campbell is ruled offside. Jose Reina takes the indirect free kick.

12:22
 

Foul by Michael Turner on Luis Suarez, free kick awarded. Free kick taken by Martin Skrtel.

10:59
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Fraizer Campbell by Jay Spearing. Michael Turner restarts play with the free kick.

10:21
 

Corner taken by Sebastian Larsson from the left by-line, Jordan Henderson makes a clearance.

9:29
 

Sebastian Larsson takes a inswinging corner to the near post, clearance made by Sebastian Coates.

7:41
 

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on James McClean by Charlie Adam. A cross is delivered by Sebastian Larsson, Headed effort from inside the box by John O'Shea misses to the right of the target.

5:38
 

Charlie Adam is penalised for a handball. John O'Shea takes the direct free kick.

4:47
 

Charlie Adam fouled by Fraizer Campbell, the ref awards a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Sanchez Jose Enrique.

Barclays Premier League table

Pos Team Pld GD Pts
1 Chelsea 38 41 87
2 Man City 38 45 79
3 Arsenal 38 35 75
4 Man Utd 38 25 70
5 Tottenham Hotspur 38 5 64
6 Liverpool 38 4 62
7 Southampton 38 21 60
8 Swansea 38 -3 56
9 Stoke 38 3 54
10 Crystal Palace 38 -4 48

Full Barclays Premier League Table