Liverpool v Middlesbrough, 27 January 1998

Score2-1 to Liverpool
RefereeGary Willard
CompetitionLeague Cup Semi-final 1st leg
VenueAnfield
Attendance33,438

Goals:

Jamie Redknapp 31 G
Robbie Fowler 82 G

Goals:

Paul Merson 29 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Steve Harkness
Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Defender/Midfielder Dominic Matteo
Midfielder Paul Ince
Midfielder Oyvind Leonhardsen
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Steve McManaman
Midfielder Jamie Redknapp
Forward Robbie Fowler
Forward Michael Owen

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer
Defender Steve Baker
Defender Vladimir Kinder
Defender Nigel Pearson
Defender Steve Vickers
Midfielder Neil Maddison
Midfielder Paul Merson
Midfielder Robbie Mustoe
Midfielder Andy Townsend
Midfielder/Forward Craig Hignett
Forward Mikkel Beck

Substitutions:

Karl-Heinz Riedle for Steve Harkness 76

Substitutions:

Craig Harrison for Craig Hignett 78

Cards:

Phil Babb Y
Paul Ince Y
Dominic Matteo Y
Karl-Heinz Riedle Y

Cards:

Steve Baker Y
Vladimir Kinder Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender/Left back Craig Harrison