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  • Date:08 Feb 2014
  • Kick-off:12:45
  • Venue:Anfield
  • Attendance:44,701
  • Skrtel (0) Skrtel (9)
    Sterling (16) Sturridge (19)
    Sterling (51)
  • Arteta - pen (68)
Goal!

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The match has reached full-time.

92:59 +2.59

Aly Cissokho takes a shot and went wide right of the target.

91:48 +1.48

Aly Cissokho produces a cross.

91:04 +1.04

Chance falls to Lukas Podolski who heads at goal. Simon Mignolet safely holds on.

90:38 +0.38

Aly Cissokho concedes a free kick for a foul on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

89:46

Raheem Sterling fouled by Tomas Rosicky, the ref awards a free kick.

89:00

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Aly Cissokho gets a block in.

88:18

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain sends in a cross.

86:47

Shot by Jordon Ibe went wide of the right-hand post.

85:42

Raheem Sterling has an effort at goal. A parry by Wojciech Szczesny prevents the goal.

85:14

Luis Suarez leaves the field to be replaced by Iago Aspas.

83:38

Aly Cissokho makes a clearance.

80:45

Jordon Ibe concedes a free kick for a foul on Bacary Sagna.

80:28

Clearance made by Kolo Toure.

78:56

Luis Suarez has an effort at goal. Laurent Koscielny gets a block in.

78:22

Corner from the left by-line taken by Santi Cazorla.

76:13

Kolo Toure manages to make a clearance.

75:36

Jordon Ibe on for Steven Gerrard.

74:06

Tomas Rosicky takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Kolo Toure gets a block in.

72:50

Luis Suarez takes the free kick.

72:43

Mikel Arteta challenges Luis Suarez unfairly and gives away a free kick.

71:56

Mikel Arteta has an effort direct from the free kick. Simon Mignolet parries the effort to safety.

71:24

Jon Flanagan concedes a free kick for a foul on Jack Wilshere.

69:27

Clearance made by Mikel Arteta.

68:25

Penalty scored by Mikel Arteta. Liverpool 5-1 Arsenal.

67:51

Foul by Steven Gerrard on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Penalty awarded.

65:31

Joe Allen comes on in place of Daniel Sturridge.

63:46

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Sturridge on Mikel Arteta.

63:20

Free kick taken by Laurent Koscielny.

63:01

The ball is crossed by Luis Suarez.

62:19

Luis Suarez has a direct shot on goal from the free kick. Wojciech Szczesny parries the ball away.

61:49

Free kick awarded for a foul by Laurent Koscielny on Daniel Sturridge.

60:59

Kieran Gibbs manages to make a clearance.

60:40

Jack Wilshere takes a shot. Simon Mignolet safely holds on.

60:26

Jack Wilshere takes the free kick.

60:14

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Kieran Gibbs coming on for Nacho Monreal.

60:07

Tomas Rosicky replaces Mesut Ozil.

59:52

(Arsenal) makes a substitution, with Lukas Podolski coming on for Olivier Giroud.

59:29

Foul by Jordan Henderson on Jack Wilshere, free kick awarded.

58:39

Simon Mignolet restarts play with the free kick.

58:00

Jack Wilshere concedes a free kick for a foul on Raheem Sterling.

57:32

Mesut Ozil fouled by Jon Flanagan, the ref awards a free kick.

56:22

Corner taken by Santi Cazorla from the right by-line.

54:23

Raheem Sterling takes the chance to get an effort at goal. Wojciech Szczesny parries the ball but the danger is not over.

54:22

Header by Luis Suarez goes to the left of the goal.

53:37

Laurent Koscielny gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez.

53:28

Clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

51:09

Raheem Sterling has an effort at goal. Parried by Wojciech Szczesny back into danger.

50:36

Foul by Laurent Koscielny on Daniel Sturridge, free kick awarded.

49:37

Santi Cazorla manages to make a clearance.

48:56

Shot by Daniel Sturridge missed to the right of the net.

48:54

Luis Suarez crosses the ball in from the free kick.

48:18

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Henderson by Mikel Arteta.

48:12

Laurent Koscielny makes a clearance.

46:10

Jordan Henderson is given a yellow card.

The referee gets the second half started.

45:46

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Henderson on Jack Wilshere.

The first half comes to an end.

45:45 +0.45

Luis Suarez has an effort at goal and missed to the left of the target.

45:11 +0.11

Clearance by Aly Cissokho.

44:57

Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

44:20

Unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard by Jack Wilshere results in a free kick.

43:30

Foul by Jack Wilshere on Phillippe Coutinho, free kick awarded.

40:40

Free kick awarded for a foul by Daniel Sturridge on Bacary Sagna.

37:15

The ball is delivered by Mesut Ozil.

36:52

Bacary Sagna manages to make a clearance.

35:12

Clearance by Steven Gerrard.

33:15

Clearance made by Bacary Sagna.

31:26

Free kick taken by Simon Mignolet.

30:54

Olivier Giroud challenges Jon Flanagan unfairly and gives away a free kick.

29:30

The ball is delivered by Bacary Sagna.

27:10

Kolo Toure manages to make a clearance.

26:36

Free kick crossed by Steven Gerrard.

26:08

Bacary Sagna concedes a free kick for a foul on Raheem Sterling.

24:43

Mesut Ozil crosses the ball in from the free kick.

24:20

Free kick awarded for a foul by Steven Gerrard on Mesut Ozil.

23:12

Luis Suarez delivers the ball.

23:04

Clearance made by Laurent Koscielny.

21:57

Jordan Henderson makes a clearance.

21:48

Clearance by Martin Skrtel.

19:17

Daniel Sturridge scores a left footed goal. Liverpool 4-0 Arsenal.Assist on the goal came from Phillippe Coutinho.

17:05

Free kick awarded for a foul by Bacary Sagna on Raheem Sterling.

16:03

Raheem Sterling grabs a goal with a right foot finish. Liverpool 3-0 Arsenal.The assist for the goal came from Luis Suarez.

15:27

Unfair challenge on Jack Wilshere by Phillippe Coutinho results in a free kick.

14:46

Corner from the right by-line taken by Santi Cazorla.

12:46

Luis Suarez takes a fantastic shot and hits the post.

12:42

Short corner taken by Steven Gerrard.

12:05

Jack Wilshere makes a clearance.

11:25

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot and went wide of the right hand upright.

11:12

Mesut Ozil takes the free kick.

11:02

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jordan Henderson on Santi Cazorla.

10:35

Free kick awarded for a foul by Kolo Toure on Olivier Giroud.

10:26

Per Mertesacker makes a clearance.

9:27

Corner from the right by-line taken by Steven Gerrard. Martin Skrtel scores a headed goal. Liverpool 2-0 Arsenal.Steven Gerrard provided the assist for the goal.

8:52

Jon Flanagan takes the chance to get an effort at goal. A parry by Wojciech Szczesny prevents the goal.

7:45

Corner taken by Mesut Ozil.

7:21

Simon Mignolet manages to make a clearance.

7:20

Martin Skrtel makes a clearance.

5:15

Martin Skrtel manages to make a clearance.

4:32

Free kick awarded for a foul by Jon Flanagan on Santi Cazorla.

4:06

Daniel Sturridge takes a shot. Wojciech Szczesny catches the ball.

2:32

Jon Flanagan takes the free kick.

2:10

Nacho Monreal gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Luis Suarez.

1:50

Laurent Koscielny manages to make a clearance.

0:55

Martin Skrtel scores with their right foot. Liverpool 1-0 Arsenal.

0:54

Clearance by Mikel Arteta.

0:50

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball in from the free kick.

0:28

Per Mertesacker challenges Luis Suarez unfairly and gives away a free kick.

The ref blows the whistle to begin the match.

Match Preview

Wait goes on for Rodgers Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is still waiting for the return of his injured players and will select from the same squad as last weekend for Saturday's visit of Arsenal. Defenders Daniel Agger (calf) and Glen Johnson (ankle) should be back in training next week but Mamadou Sakho is still short of fitness. Left-back Jose Enrique's recovery from a knee operation is taking longer than required and he may not be available for another month. The Reds have not beaten Saturday's visitors at Anfield in the league since March 2007. Yet fourth-placed Liverpool have lost just once in the last 18 home matches and scored the same number of league goals at Anfield - 33 - as they did in the whole of last season at home. They have dropped just five points in 12 matches at Anfield, winning 10 times, and are three league places and 12 points better off than the same stage last season. "Our home form has been brilliant and that is vitally important for any team, especially a team who wants to be challenging at the top of the table," said Rodgers. "We are going to go into each game looking to win the game. There is a greater confidence now. "I certainly sensed (last season) there was maybe that little bit of fear of playing at Anfield because of the result. "What we've tried to do over the course of the time I've been here is focus on the performance. "You worry so much about the result but there is a process to getting the result - and if you worry too much about the result only it can hinder your performance. "We want to win but what we can look to control is how we win and our performance level. "That's something that over time has given us a confidence and a greater belief in winning games. We'll aim to replicate that at the weekend. "We will always respect every opponent we play and none more so than the leaders but we will come into the game looking to perform and hopefully win. "We expect to win now. I think when I first came in the pressure to win was difficult for us. "We expect it because of the size of the club but we were never that confident to consistently do it, but now we go into every game expecting to win and none more so than at Anfield." Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger hopes England midfielder Jack Wilshere can return from an ankle injury to help his side make a "big statement" at Anfield. Wilshere should be fit having sat out last weekend's 2-0 win over Crystal Palace, which would be a welcome boost following suspension to Mathieu Flamini while both Aaron Ramsey and deadline-day loan signing Kim Kallstrom are still several weeks away from recovery. "In the big games it is always decided by having the complete squad available," said Wenger. "(It's important to have) as many top players as possible because most of the time these games are decided by players who come on or strong players who have a big statement in a big game."

Formation:433Manager: Brendan Rodgers

Liverpool

Formation: 4231Manager: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal

  • Simon Mignolet
  • Jon Flanagan
  • Martin Skrtel
  • Kolo Toure
  • Aly Cissokho
  • Phillippe Coutinho
  • Steven Gerrard
  • Jordan Henderson
  • Luis Suarez
  • Raheem Sterling
  • Daniel Sturridge
  • SUBS
  • Brad Jones
  • Luis Alberto
  • Iago Aspas
  • Victor Moses
  • Joe Allen
  • Jordon Ibe
  • Martin Kelly

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Match Report

Form Guide

    LWWDWD
  • Liverpool
  • VS
  • Arsenal
  • WWWWDW

Last Meetings

  • Arsenal
  • 2 - 0
  • Liverpool
  • 02/11/2013
  • Arsenal
  • 2 - 2
  • Liverpool
  • 30/01/2013
  • Liverpool
  • 0 - 2
  • Arsenal
  • 02/09/2012
  • Liverpool
  • 1 - 2
  • Arsenal
  • 03/03/2012
  • Arsenal
  • 0 - 2
  • Liverpool
  • 20/08/2011
  • Arsenal
  • 1 - 1
  • Liverpool
  • 17/04/2011

Top Scorers

Liverpool

  • L Suarez 23
  • D Sturridge 14
  • R Sterling 3
  • S Gerrard 2
  • M Skrtel 2
  • P Coutinho 2
  • D Agger 1
  • M Sakho 1
  • V Moses 1
  • J Henderson 1
  • J Flanagan 1

Arsenal

  • O Giroud 9
  • A Ramsey 8
  • T Walcott 5
  • SG Cazorla 4
  • M Ozil 4
  • L Podolski 3
  • J Wilshere 3
  • P Mertesacker 2
  • N Bendtner 2
  • A Oxlade-Chamberlain 2
  • B Sagna 1
  • M Flamini 1
  • S Gnabry 1

Goals

Liverpool

    • Total goals 87
    • Goals per game 58
  • 5 (For) 2 (Against) Period 0-10 mins
  • 7 (For) 3 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 10 (For) 2 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 11 (For) 4 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 8 (For) 2 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 4 (For) 5 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • (For) 4 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 5 (For) 3 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 8 (For) 4 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

Arsenal

    • Total goals 76
    • Goals per game 47
  • 3 (For) Period 0-10 mins
  • 4 (For) 1 (Against) Period 11-20 mins
  • 3 (For) 4 (Against) Period 21-30 mins
  • 4 (For) 1 (Against) Period 31-40 mins
  • 5 (For) 4 (Against) Period 41-50 mins
  • 5 (For) 1 (Against) Period 51-60 mins
  • 8 (For) 3 (Against) Period 61-70 mins
  • 6 (For) 2 (Against) Period 71-80 mins
  • 9 (For) 5 (Against) Period 81-90 mins

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