Olympique Marseille v Liverpool, 16 September 2008

Score2-1 to Liverpool
RefereeKonrad Plautz
CompetitionUEFA Champions League Group D
VenueStade Velodrome, Marseille
Attendance45,000
Kick-off: 8.45pm local (7.45pm BST)

1 Olympique Marseille

Manager: Eric Gerets

2 Liverpool

Manager: Rafa Benítez

Goals:

Lorik Cana 23 G

Goals:

Steven Gerrard 26 G
Steven Gerrard penalty 32 P

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Steve Mandanda
Defender Laurent Bonnart
Defender Lorik Cana
Defender Hilton
Defender Taye Taiwo
Defender Ronald Zubar
Midfielder Hatem Ben Arfa
Midfielder Benoit Cheyrou
Midfielder Modeste Mbami
Forward Bakari Koné
Forward Mamadou Niang

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 Steven Gerrard
Midfielder Javier Mascherano
Midfielder/Forward Dirk Kuyt
Forward Ryan Babel
Forward Fernando Torres

Substitutions:

Mathieu Valbuena for Modeste Mbami 41
Karim Ziani for Hatem Ben Arfa 57
Mahamadou Samassa for Bakari Koné 75

Substitutions:

Albert Riera for Fernando Torres 64
Yossi Benayoun for Steven Gerrard 69
Robbie Keane for Dirk Kuyt 86

Cards:

Ronald Zubar 34 Y

Cards:

Martin Škrtel 21 Y
Lucas Leiva 47 Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Rudy Riou
Defender El Armine Erbate
Midfielder Charles Kaboré
Midfielder Mathieu Valbuena
Midfielder Bolo Zenden
Midfielder Karim Ziani

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Diego Cavalieri
Defender Philipp Degen
Defender/Centre back Daniel Agger
Midfielder Yossi Benayoun
Midfielder Albert Riera
Midfielder Xabi Alonso
Forward Robbie Keane