Liverpool v Manchester City, 22 February 2009

Score1-1
RefereePhil Dowd
CompetitionPremier League
VenueAnfield
Attendance44,259
Kick-off: 3.00pm

1 Liverpool

Manager: Rafa Benítez

1 Manchester City

Manager: Mark Hughes

Goals:

Dirk Kuyt 78 G

Goals:

Craig Bellamy 51 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender Álvaro Arbeloa
Defender Andrea Dossena
Defender/Centre back Martin Škrtel
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Leiva
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Albert Riera
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt
Forward Fernando Torres

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Shay Given
Defender Nedum Onuoha
Defender Micah Richards
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Centre back Vincent Kompany
Defender/Left back Wayne Bridge
Midfielder Nigel de Jong
Midfielder Stephen Ireland
Forward Craig Bellamy
Forward Robinho

Substitutions:

Nabil El Zhar for Albert Riera 63
Fabio Aurelio for Andrea Dossena 76
Ryan Babel for Javier Mascherano 83

Substitutions:

Felipe Caicedo for Robinho 88

Cards:

Nabil El Zhar 76 Y

Cards:

Richard Dunne 32 Y
Vincent Kompany 74 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Diego Cavalieri
Defender/Centre back Sami Hyypia
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Aurelio
Midfielder Jay Spearing
Forward Ryan Babel
Forward Nabil El Zhar
Forward David N'Gog

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Joe Hart
Defender/Left back Javier Garrido
Midfielder Elano
Midfielder Vladimir Weiss
Forward Felipe Caicedo
Forward Ched Evans
Forward Darius Vassell

Comments:

League position: 2nd

Comments:

League position: 10th The Dubious Goals Committee has ruled on the following: - Manchester City's goal against Liverpool on 22nd February has been confirmed as a Craig Bellamy goal (not an own goal by Alvaro Arbeloa).