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Unfair challenge on Raheem Sterling by Danny Murphy results in a free kick. Free kick crossed by Sanchez Jose Enrique, clearance made by Chris Baird.
Stephen Kelly gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Andy Carroll. Jonjo Shelvey has a direct shot on goal from the free kick.
Sanchez Jose Enrique produces a cross, save by Mark Schwarzer.
Corner taken by Rodriguez Maxi from the right by-line played to the near post.
Inswinging corner taken right-footed by Jonjo Shelvey, clearance by Brede Hangeland.
Centre by Raheem Sterling, save by Mark Schwarzer.
Centre by Martin Kelly.
Moussa Dembele leaves the field to be replaced by Chris Baird.
Sanchez Jose Enrique sends in a cross, Brede Hangeland makes a clearance.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Brede Hangeland on Andy Carroll. Martin Skrtel takes the free kick.
Moussa Dembele fouled by Sebastian Coates, the ref awards a free kick. John Arne Riise restarts play with the free kick.
The assistant referee flags for offside against Stewart Downing. Indirect free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.
The ball is swung over by Martin Kelly, clearance by Brede Hangeland.
Pavel Pogrebnyak leaves the field to be replaced by Dickson Etuhu.
Pavel Pogrebnyak takes a shot. Blocked by Sebastian Coates.
Clint Dempsey takes a shot. Alexander Doni makes a save.
Unfair challenge on Kerim Frei by Jay Spearing results in a free kick. John Arne Riise takes the free kick. Raheem Sterling is brought on as a substitute for Dirk Kuyt.
Andy Carroll handles the ball and concedes a free kick. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.
Martin Kelly concedes a free kick for a foul on Kerim Frei. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.
Shot from long distance by John Arne Riise goes wide of the left-hand post.
Corner taken by Jonjo Shelvey, Aaron Hughes manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Dirk Kuyt, Moussa Dembele makes a clearance.
The referee penalises Clint Dempsey for handball. Sanchez Jose Enrique takes the indirect free kick.
Unfair challenge on Kerim Frei by Jay Spearing results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.
Fabio Aurelio concedes a free kick for a foul on Clint Dempsey. Danny Murphy takes the direct free kick. Fabio Aurelio goes off and Sanchez Jose Enrique comes on.
Fabio Aurelio sends in a cross, Andy Carroll has a headed effort at goal from deep inside the area missing to the left of the target.
Stewart Downing delivers the ball, Aaron Hughes makes a clearance.
John Arne Riise takes a shot. Blocked by Alexander Doni.
Kerim Frei produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that goes wide left of the target.
The ball is crossed by Stephen Kelly, Martin Kelly manages to make a clearance.
Centre by Fabio Aurelio, Brede Hangeland manages to make a clearance.
Outswinging corner taken left-footed by Fabio Aurelio from the right by-line to the near post, clearance by Pavel Pogrebnyak.
Rodriguez Maxi takes a shot. Blocked by Brede Hangeland.
Alex Kacaniklic goes off and Kerim Frei comes on.
The ball is sent over by Stewart Downing, Effort from the edge of the penalty area by Andy Carroll goes wide of the left-hand post.
Stewart Downing has an effort at goal from outside the penalty area missing to the wide left of the goal.
Fabio Aurelio produces a cross, clearance made by Brede Hangeland.
A cross is delivered by Fabio Aurelio, clearance by Brede Hangeland.
The offside flag is raised against Dirk Kuyt. Free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.
Damien Duff takes the inswinging corner, Header from close range by Clint Dempsey misses to the right of the target.
Dirk Kuyt is flagged offside by the assistant referee. Aaron Hughes takes the free kick.
Jay Spearing takes a shot. Mark Schwarzer makes a save.
Effort from just outside the area by Jonjo Shelvey goes over the bar.
Andy Carroll takes a shot from inside the box clearing the bar.
Jordan Henderson goes off and Stewart Downing comes on.
The ball is sent over by Fabio Aurelio, Andy Carroll takes a shot. Save by Mark Schwarzer.
Dirk Kuyt crosses the ball, save by Mark Schwarzer.
Jonjo Shelvey produces a left-footed shot from deep inside the penalty box which goes wide of the left-hand upright.
The ball is delivered by Dirk Kuyt, Rodriguez Maxi takes a shot from inside the six-yard box clearing the crossbar.
The ball is crossed by Sebastian Coates, clearance by Brede Hangeland.
Martin Skrtel challenges Aaron Hughes unfairly and gives away a free kick. Stephen Kelly takes the free kick.
Pavel Pogrebnyak challenges Dirk Kuyt unfairly and gives away a free kick. Indirect free kick taken by Dirk Kuyt.
Outswinging corner taken by Jonjo Shelvey from the right by-line, Rodriguez Maxi has a header from close range and clears the crossbar.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Moussa Dembele on Andy Carroll. Indirect free kick taken by Jay Spearing.
The offside flag is raised against Rodriguez Maxi. Free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.
Martin Kelly produces a cross, clearance by Brede Hangeland.
Dirk Kuyt takes a shot. Save by Mark Schwarzer.
Dirk Kuyt gives away a free kick for an unfair challenge on Alex Kacaniklic. John Arne Riise takes the indirect free kick.
Jonjo Shelvey takes a shot. Clearance by Brede Hangeland.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Martin Kelly on Alex Kacaniklic. Danny Murphy takes the free kick.
Dirk Kuyt produces a right-footed shot from just outside the box that misses to the right of the net.
Jonjo Shelvey sends in a cross, clearance made by Brede Hangeland.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Pavel Pogrebnyak by Jordan Henderson. Danny Murphy restarts play with the free kick.
Effort from just outside the area by Rodriguez Maxi goes over the target.
The referee blows for offside. Free kick taken by Mark Schwarzer.
Corner taken by Damien Duff, Andy Carroll manages to make a clearance.
Pavel Pogrebnyak takes a shot. Save made by Alexander Doni. Danny Murphy takes a inswinging corner from the left by-line to the near post, clearance by Dirk Kuyt.
Unfair challenge on Damien Duff by Fabio Aurelio results in a free kick. Free kick taken by Danny Murphy.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Martin Skrtel by Clint Dempsey. Free kick taken by Jay Spearing.
Inswinging corner taken from the left by-line by Danny Murphy.
Jordan Henderson has a shot on goal from outside the box which misses right.
Free kick awarded for an unfair challenge on Andy Carroll by Danny Murphy. Fabio Aurelio produces a cross, Headed effort from inside the box by Martin Skrtel misses to the right of the target.
Martin Skrtel concedes an own goal. Liverpool 0-1 Fulham.Assist by Alex Kacaniklic.
Free kick awarded for a foul by Jonjo Shelvey on Moussa Dembele. Direct free kick taken by Danny Murphy.
Dalglish wants players to fight for FA Cup spot
Liverpool manager Kenny Dalglish has urged his players to stake their claim for a place in this weekend's FA Cup final.
The Reds face Fulham at Anfield on Tuesday but the most significant game in terms of their season is the Wembley encounter against Chelsea four days later.
Dalglish is usually adamant he and his players focus on the next match only, but even he has hinted he may pick his team to face the Cottagers with one eye on the final, in which Liverpool could win their second trophy of the campaign.
"We've said to all of the players we want to give you the best possible chance to be available for selection on Saturday," said the Scot. "We want the strongest possible squad we can to pick from for Saturday's game, and there are many ways we can do it.
"If someone needs a break we'll give them a break and if someone needs a game we will give them a game, because every single one of them are more than capable of playing in a cup final for this club.
"It's going to be a difficult selection as it always is but it's a difficult selection for Tuesday night as well. Everybody will be treated fairly and equally and everybody will be allowed to put their CV in for selection on Saturday."
Striker Andy Carroll has recovered from the injury which meant he missed Saturday's victory at Norwich and is available for selection .
The club's record signing was left out because of a minor groin complaint but returned to training on Monday.
Fulham were on Monday still waiting to learn whether Martin Jol would be forced to sit out their second match on Merseyside in four days.
Jol did not travel with the team for the game at Anfield after missing Saturday's defeat at Everton with a chest infection. The Dutchman's presence appeared to be badly missed at Goodison Park as the Cottagers crashed to their heaviest away defeat since he was appointed manager last summer.
First-team coach Billy McKinlay will once again take charge on Tuesday if Jol is deemed not fit to link up with the squad during the next 24 hours.
Regardless of who is in the dugout, Fulham's Belgian playmaker Mousa Dembele believes a famous scalp is there for the taking, as well as an immediate chance to put things right on Merseyside.
"We can go level on points with Liverpool with a win, which is why I am so hungry to beat them," he told the Cottagers' official website, www.fulhamfc.com. "We want to prove ourselves when we go back up to Liverpool because the Everton game was not our best performance.
"We still aim to finish above Liverpool so now is our chance to show them that we can. If we want to do that, we have to win this game and give ourselves the best chance of catching them in the league."
Andy Johnson is a doubt for the match. Striker Johnson missed Saturday's 4-0 thrashing at Everton with an adductor injury and was not expected to recover in time.
Stephen Kelly may also have to wait before making his comeback, while winger Bryan Ruiz (foot), Steve Sidwell (hernia) and Zdenek Grygera (knee) are long-term absentees.
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