Liverpool v Newcastle United, 03 May 2009

Score3-0 to Liverpool
RefereePhil Dowd
CompetitionPremier League
VenueAnfield
Attendance44,121
Kick-Off: 1.30pm

3 Liverpool

Manager: Rafa Benítez

0 Newcastle United

Manager: Joe Kinnear

Goals:

Yossi Benayoun 22 G
Dirk Kuyt 28 G
Lucas Leiva 87 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender Álvaro Arbeloa
Defender/Centre back Daniel Agger
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Aurelio
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Albert Riera
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Harper
Defender Habib Beye
Defender/Midfielder Fabricio Coloccini
Midfielder Joey Barton
Midfielder Nicky Butt
Midfielder/Forward Damien Duff
Midfielder/Forward Alan Smith
Forward Obafemi Martins
Forward Mark Viduka

Substitutions:

Ryan Babel for Albert Riera 63
Lucas Leiva for Xabi Alonso 80
David N'Gog for Javier Mascherano 89

Substitutions:

Jonas Gutierrez for Peter Lovenkrands 46
Kevin Nolan for Mark Viduka 80
Michael Owen for Obafemi Martins 80

Cards:

Cards:

Alan Smith 62 Y
Joey Barton 77 R
Fabricio Coloccini 84 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Diego Cavalieri
Defender Andrea Dossena
Defender/Centre back Martin Škrtel
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Leiva
Forward Ryan Babel
Forward Nabil El Zhar
Forward David N'Gog

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Tim Krul
Defender David Edgar
Defender/Midfielder Jonas Gutierrez
Midfielder Danny Guthrie
Midfielder Kevin Nolan
Forward Andy Carroll
Forward Michael Owen

Comments:

League position: 2nd

Comments:

League position: 18th