Arsenal v Liverpool, 08 May 2005

Score3-1 to Arsenal
RefereeGraham Poll
CompetitionPremier League
VenueHighbury
Attendance38,119
KICK-OFF: 4.05pm

3 Arsenal

Manager: Arsene Wenger

Goals:

Robert Pires 25 G
José Antonio Reyes 29 G
Cesc Fàbregas 90 G

Goals:

Steven Gerrard 51 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jens Lehmann
Defender/Centre back Philippe Senderos
Defender/Midfielder Lauren
Defender/Midfielder Kolo Touré
Defender/Left back Ashley Cole
Midfielder Cesc Fàbregas
Midfielder Gilberto Silva
Midfielder Robert Pires
Midfielder Patrick Vieira

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jerzy Dudek
Defender/Right back Steve Finnan
Defender John Arne Riise
Defender Djimi Traore
Defender/Centre back Sami Hyypia
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Dietmar Hamann
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Forward Milan Baros
Forward Luis Garcia

Substitutions:

Dennis Bergkamp for Robin van Persie 68
Edu for Robert Pires 68
Jeremie Aliadiere for José Antonio Reyes 86

Substitutions:

Harry Kewell for John Arne Riise 46
Djibril Cisse for Milan Baros 46
Vladimir Smicer for Dietmar Hamann 68

Cards:

Cards:

Milan Baros 15 Y
Dietmar Hamann 23 Y

On the bench:

Midfielder Edu
Forward Dennis Bergkamp

On the bench:

Midfielder Vladimir Smicer
Midfielder/Forward Harry Kewell
Forward Djibril Cisse

Comments:

League position: 2nd Unused substitutes: Manuel Almunia and Sol Campbell

Comments:

League position: 5th Unused substitutes: Scott Carson and Igor Biscan The FA Premier League's Dubious Goals Committee ruled on the following: - Liverpool’s goal against Arsenal on 8th May 2005 has been confirmed as a Steven Gerrard goal. [re: Circular 5 – 16/5/2005]