Manchester City v Liverpool, 05 October 2008

Score3-2 to Liverpool
RefereePeter Walton
CompetitionPremier League
VenueCity of Manchester Stadium
Attendance47,280
Kick-off: 7.45pm

2 Manchester City

Manager: Mark Hughes

3 Liverpool

Manager: Rafa Benítez

Goals:

Stephen Ireland 19 G
Javier Garrido 41 G

Goals:

Fernando Torres 55 G
Fernando Torres 73 G
Dirk Kuyt 90 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Joe Hart
Defender Micah Richards
Defender Pablo Zabaleta
Defender/Centre back Richard Dunne
Defender/Centre back Vincent Kompany
Defender/Left back Javier Garrido
Midfielder Elano
Midfielder Stephen Ireland
Midfielder/Forward Shaun Wright-Phillips
Forward Jo
Forward Robinho

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pepe Reina
Defender Álvaro Arbeloa
Defender/Centre back Martin Škrtel
Defender/Midfielder Fabio Aurelio
Defender/Midfielder Jamie Carragher
Midfielder Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder Albert Riera
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt
Forward Fernando Torres

Substitutions:

Gelson Fernandes for Jo 70
Ched Evans for Robinho 80
Martin Petrov for Elano 85

Substitutions:

Andrea Dossena for Fabio Aurelio 70
Robbie Keane for Javier Mascherano 71
Yossi Benayoun for Albert Riera 81

Cards:

Pablo Zabaleta 67 R
Richard Dunne 86 Y

Cards:

Álvaro Arbeloa 90 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel
Defender Tal Ben Haim
Midfielder Gelson Fernandes
Midfielder Dietmar Hamann
Forward Ched Evans
Forward Martin Petrov

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Diego Cavalieri
Defender Andrea Dossena
Defender/Centre back Daniel Agger
Defender/Midfielder Lucas Leiva
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Forward Ryan Babel
Forward Robbie Keane

Comments:

League position: 11th

Comments:

League position: 2nd