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  • Date:14 Apr 2012
  • Kick-off:12:30
  • Venue:Wembley Stadium
  • Attendance:87,231
  • Suarez (61)
    Carroll (86)
  • Jelavic (23)
Goal!

Live Commentary

95mins

Sylvain Distin produces a cross, clearance made by Martin Skrtel.

95mins

The ball is sent over by Phil Neville, clearance made by Glen Johnson.

93mins

Short corner worked by Craig Bellamy.

91mins

The referee gives a free kick against Marouane Fellaini for handball. Brad Jones restarts play with the free kick.

91mins

Luis Suarez takes a shot. Save by Tim Howard.

90mins

Johnny Heitinga concedes a free kick for a foul on Luis Suarez. Steven Gerrard takes the direct free kick.

90mins

A cross is delivered by Phil Neville, save made by Brad Jones.

89mins

The ball is delivered by Luis Suarez, Seamus Coleman makes a clearance.

88mins

Leon Osman challenges Steven Gerrard unfairly and gives away a free kick. Martin Skrtel takes the direct free kick.

88mins

Victor Anichebe joins the action as a substitute, replacing Leighton Baines.

86mins

Steven Gerrard fouled by Seamus Coleman, the ref awards a free kick. A cross is delivered by Craig Bellamy, Andy Carroll grabs a headed goal from inside the six-yard box. Liverpool 2-1 Everton.Assist on the goal came from Craig Bellamy.

85mins

Outswinging corner taken from the right by-line by Craig Bellamy, clearance by Marouane Fellaini.

83mins

Andy Carroll has an effort at goal from close range which goes wide left of the target. (Liverpool) makes a substitution, with Craig Bellamy coming on for Stewart Downing.

83mins

The ball is crossed by Marouane Fellaini, Jamie Carragher makes a clearance.

82mins

Andy Carroll concedes a free kick for a foul on Tim Cahill. Leighton Baines takes the direct free kick.

82mins

Effort from the edge of the box by Nikica Jelavic goes wide of the left-hand post.

81mins

Andy Carroll has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

81mins

The ball is delivered by Nikica Jelavic, clearance by Steven Gerrard.

80mins

Leon Osman delivers the ball, clearance by Glen Johnson.

80mins

A cross is delivered by Andy Carroll, Leighton Baines makes a clearance.

78mins

Effort from the edge of the area by Andy Carroll goes wide of the right-hand post. The referee books Seamus Coleman for unsporting behaviour.

78mins

Steven Gerrard crosses the ball, clearance by Phil Neville.

77mins

Curled right-footed shot by Leon Osman. Save by Brad Jones.

76mins

Leighton Baines takes the outswinging corner, Andy Carroll makes a clearance.

76mins

The ball is swung over by Seamus Coleman, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

75mins

Rodriguez Maxi on for Jordan Henderson.

73mins

Handball by Nikica Jelavic. Free kick taken by Martin Skrtel.

73mins

Jordan Henderson goes into the referee's book for dissent.

71mins

Unfair challenge on Johnny Heitinga by Andy Carroll results in a free kick. Phil Neville takes the free kick.

69mins

Tim Cahill is penalised for a handball. Jamie Carragher takes the free kick.

68mins

Seamus Coleman comes on in place of Magaye Gueye.

67mins

Darron Gibson sends in a cross, Brad Jones makes a save.

66mins

Shot by Glen Johnson. Save by Tim Howard.

66mins

The ball is swung over by Daniel Agger, clearance by Sylvain Distin.

64mins

Corner taken short by Stewart Downing, The ball is crossed by Glen Johnson, clearance by Phil Neville.

64mins

Steven Gerrard takes a shot. Leon Osman gets a block in.

64mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Phil Neville on Luis Suarez. Luis Suarez takes the free kick.

62mins

Luis Suarez finds the back of the net with a goal from inside the box to the bottom left corner of the goal. Liverpool 1-1 Everton.

61mins

Glen Johnson challenges Marouane Fellaini unfairly and gives away a free kick. Direct free kick taken by Tim Howard.

61mins

The ball is delivered by Stewart Downing, Johnny Heitinga makes a clearance.

60mins

Tim Cahill gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Jay Spearing. Brad Jones takes the free kick.

60mins

Marouane Fellaini produces a cross.

58mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Nikica Jelavic by Martin Skrtel. Martin Skrtel is shown a yellow card for unsporting behaviour. Nikica Jelavic is cautioned by the ref for unsporting behaviour. Direct free kick taken by Johnny Heitinga.

56mins

Leon Osman takes a shot. Comfortable save by Brad Jones.

56mins

Foul by Marouane Fellaini on Jay Spearing, free kick awarded. Jay Spearing takes the free kick.

55mins

Nikica Jelavic has an effort at goal from outside the penalty box missing to the wide right of the goal.

55mins

The ball is crossed by Glen Johnson, Phil Neville manages to make a clearance.

54mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Jordan Henderson by Leon Osman. Brad Jones takes the free kick.

53mins

Corner from the right by-line taken by Magaye Gueye, Brad Jones makes a save.

52mins

Free kick awarded for a foul by Andy Carroll on Marouane Fellaini. The free kick is delivered left-footed by Leighton Baines from left channel, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

50mins

Inswinging corner taken by Magaye Gueye from the right by-line played to the near post, Glen Johnson makes a clearance.

50mins

The ball is sent over by Magaye Gueye, clearance made by Daniel Agger.

47mins

A cross is delivered by Stewart Downing, Andy Carroll has a headed effort at goal from close in which goes wide left of the goal.

47mins

Centre by Stewart Downing, save made by Tim Howard.

45mins

The offside flag is raised against Nikica Jelavic. Brad Jones restarts play with the free kick.

43mins

Foul by Martin Skrtel on Nikica Jelavic, free kick awarded. Direct strike on goal from the free kick comes in from Nikica Jelavic.

42mins

Stewart Downing delivers the ball, Header from deep inside the area by Andy Carroll goes over the bar.

42mins

Short corner taken by Stewart Downing.

40mins

Glen Johnson delivers the ball.

37mins

Effort from long distance by Steven Gerrard goes wide right of the target. Sylvain Distin booked.

35mins

The ball is sent over by Stewart Downing, save by Tim Howard.

35mins

Corner taken by Stewart Downing, Tim Cahill manages to make a clearance.

34mins

The official flags Nikica Jelavic offside. Free kick taken by Martin Skrtel.

30mins

The ball is swung over by Luis Suarez, clearance by Phil Neville.

29mins

The ball is delivered by Glen Johnson.

28mins

Stewart Downing produces a cross, Marouane Fellaini makes a clearance.

27mins

Stewart Downing delivers the ball.

24mins

Nikica Jelavic finds the net with a goal from inside the box to the bottom right corner of the goal. Liverpool 0-1 Everton.Assist by Tim Cahill.

23mins

The official flags Luis Suarez offside. Johnny Heitinga restarts play with the free kick.

22mins

Jay Spearing fouled by Magaye Gueye, the ref awards a free kick. Glen Johnson takes the free kick.

21mins

Phil Neville sends in a cross, Shot by Nikica Jelavic. Save by Brad Jones.

18mins

Outswinging corner taken right-footed by Steven Gerrard from the right by-line.

16mins

Corner from the left by-line taken by Magaye Gueye, free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Daniel Agger by Sylvain Distin. Brad Jones takes the direct free kick.

16mins

Leon Osman takes a shot. Blocked by Jamie Carragher.

13mins

Foul by Sylvain Distin on Luis Suarez, free kick awarded. Daniel Agger shoots direct from the free kick. Martin Skrtel takes a shot. Save made by Tim Howard.

10mins

Jordan Henderson gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Darron Gibson. Free kick taken by Johnny Heitinga.

5mins

Steven Gerrard gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Nikica Jelavic. Leighton Baines produces a shot on goal direct from the free kick.

4mins

Marouane Fellaini concedes a free kick for a foul on Stewart Downing. Daniel Agger takes the free kick.

3mins

Effort on goal by Jay Spearing from just inside the penalty box goes harmlessly over the target.

2mins

Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Steven Gerrard by Darron Gibson. Jamie Carragher takes the direct free kick.

1mins

Luis Suarez is caught offside. Johnny Heitinga restarts play with the free kick.

Match Preview

Cups will make season a success - Gerrard Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard believes reaching the FA Cup final will provide some compensation for the club under performing this season. The chances of Champions League qualification have disappeared after just three wins in 2012 but Liverpool still have the chance to add to February's Carling Cup triumph, their first trophy for six years. Despite coming up short in the Barclays Premier League, Gerrard believes two finals in one season will represent progress. But first they have to get past Everton in Saturday's semi-final. "Everyone's frustrated with the league position, we won't hide that fact," the England midfielder said. "The simple facts are our league campaign hasn't been good enough. "We're all frustrated and the players have under-delivered in the league, all of us. "Not just the new signings, not just certain individuals, all of us have under-delivered in the league but we've done fantastically in the cups. "We had three targets at the beginning of the season. One was top four and then we wanted to have two cup runs and I think we've done fantastically well. "There's one more big hurdle to get over and to deliver two cup finals would be an unbelievable achievement. "I think if this team, this squad, delivers two major cup finals in one season, it can turn the season into a success." Everton may be in better form heading into the semi-final but Gerrard believes Liverpool's successful trip to the capital in February gives them confidence. "It will help us having been to Wembley. It was a lot of our squad's first experience of being there so that experience can only help us," he added. "The Carling Cup run has helped us and given us a taste of Wembley and that is the reason why we have done so well in the FA Cup as well. "I don't think we played well against Cardiff and I think some players will learn that sometimes when you go to Wembley you have to forget about the occasion and what is going on around you." Liverpool goalkeeper Brad Jones is set to make his first start since December 2010 with Jose Reina and Alexander Doni suspended. Daniel Agger and Glen Johnson are pushing for starting places having made their comebacks from injury in the midweek win at Blackburn. Everton manager David Moyes believes his side now have all the right ingredients in place to be able to deliver success. The Scot will not accept his side go into the match as favourites despite their vastly superior form since the turn of the year taking them above the Reds in the Premier League. But he does admit the way things have come together since January, having bedded in new signings, gives them the absolute best chance of not only beating their near-neighbours but going one better than in 2009 when they lost in the final to Chelsea. "We have played really well, we have shown lots of good things and great character in what we have done and have got a bit of momentum," Moyes said. "We couldn't be going into the semi-final in any better form as we are in as good a condition as we possibly could be. "I think teams who have lots of quality and good footballers often need a great heart and desire. "You need all those elements to be a great side and win big games and at this present time we are getting all the qualities I hope you would from Everton, but we are playing well just now. "The players have a feeling they are doing the right things; we are scoring goals, which we weren't at the start of the season, so we have to keep that momentum going. "We know we go into the game not as favourites as Liverpool have beaten us twice this year so we have to put that in perspective. "We are probably underdogs even though we are in fine form at this time. "We feel good about ourselves but we are up against a side we know are as good as anyone on their day. They have won some really big games, but we have as well. "We've beaten Chelsea and Manchester City this season but one of the hardest games we've had has been against Liverpool, as shown by the two results (2-0 and 3-0 defeats)." Moyes is set to revert to his strongest line-up after resting a number of players on Easter Monday. Leighton Baines, Tim Cahill and Nikica Jelavic are all set to return having been left out of the squad for the 4-0 win over Sunderland. On-loan Tottenham midfielder Steven Pienaar is cup-tied but Darron Gibson will return to the team having been an unused substitute earlier in the week.

Formation:442Manager: Kenny Dalglish

Liverpool

Formation: 4411Manager: David Moyes

Everton

  • Brad Jones
  • Glen Johnson
  • Jamie Carragher
  • Martin Skrtel
  • Daniel Agger
  • Jordan Henderson
  • Steven Gerrard
  • Jay Spearing
  • Stewart Downing
  • Luis Suarez
  • Andy Carroll
  • SUBS
  • Peter Gulacsi
  • Sanchez Jose Enrique
  • Rodriguez Maxi
  • Dirk Kuyt
  • Jonjo Shelvey
  • Martin Kelly
  • Craig Bellamy

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