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Division 2, Week 17

Liverpool 4 - 4 Chelsea

Division Two League Match, Liverpool vs. Chelsea (Sun Feb 04)


                            Liverpool  |  Chelsea
                          4-1-2-1-2 P  |  4-3-2-1 E
                          Mike McLeod  |  James Houston
                                       |
                         N_Winneke GK  |  GK Rafael
                           O_Price DF  |  DF Doria
                       M_Friedrich DF  |  DF S_Pearce
                            H_Matt DF  |  DF G_Burdisso
                       H_Norvdveit DF  |  DF A_Maxwell
                         X_Shaqiri DM  |  MF R_Castias
                          G_Cooper MF  |  MF Drexler
                       J_Hernandez MF  |  MF Park
                           T_Kroos AM  |  AM S_Gerrard
                         B_Wolford FW  |  AM P_Coutinho
                          D_Lehman FW  |  FW D_Trezeguet
                                       |
                          P_Parkes SUB |  SUB J_Bond
                          D_Abdoun SUB |  SUB M_Madl
                        A_Martinez SUB |  SUB Varane
                        B_TootToot SUB |  SUB Mo_Diame
                      Divock_Origi SUB |  SUB R_Lewandowski

Referee: K_Ippi (Finland)


Min. 3  :(lpl) B_Wolford gets to the by-line
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He plays the ball through to D_Lehman
          ...  D_Lehman is clean through, he is one on one with Rafael
          ...  He tries to slide it past Rafael
          ...  Rafael smothers the ball !!
Min. 5  :(chs) Drexler has the ball on the wing
          ...  He takes it past O_Price
          ...  He knocks it to D_Trezeguet!
          ...  D_Trezeguet tries to curl it into the bottom corner !
          ...  But it clips the post and goes wide
Min. 6  :(chs) S_Gerrard hoofs it up field to find D_Trezeguet
          ...  H_Norvdveit wins the ball with a clear tackle
Min. 8  :(lpl) T_Kroos with the nod to M_Friedrich
          ...  Fine tackle by G_Burdisso
          ...  He prevents the corner as well
Min. 11 :(lpl) O_Price jumps over D_Trezeguet's challenge
          ...  O_Price with a bicycle kick !
          ...  Rafael with a fantastic point blank save
          ...  He showed great Reflexes there
Min. 12 :(chs) D_Trezeguet finds his way through
          ...  He bears down on goal
          ...  D_Trezeguet with the 40 yard drive !
          ...  It's just over!
          ...  9 times out of ten he would have scored that!
Min. 15 :(lpl) G_Cooper with a measured pass to T_Kroos
          ...  A_Maxwell is forced to retreat
          ...  He knocks it back!
          ...  Rafael misses it!
          ...  It creeps just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  X_Shaqiri hits it towards the far post!
          ...  It comes to D_Lehman
          ...  He fires it towards to goal
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  Rafael is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  D_Lehman hits it towards the far post!
          ...  Rafael fists it away!
Min. 17 :(chs) R_Castias with a first time pass
          ...  P_Coutinho runs onto it!
          ...  An audacious effort from P_Coutinho !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  R_Castias lofts the ball in!
          ...  S_Gerrard with the header
          ...  But it's hit the defender and went out for a corner
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  S_Gerrard hits it into the box!
          ...  P_Coutinho gets something on it!
          ...  But it goes wide of the post
Min. 18 :(lpl) H_Matt kicks S_Gerrard off the ball
          ...  The linesman is flagging
          ...  RED CARD!!
          ...  K_Ippi sends him off the pitch !!
          ...  He deserved to walk for that!!
Min. 18 :(lpl) Up goes the substitution board - D_Abdoun on for X_Shaqiri as a DF
Min. 24 :(chs) D_Trezeguet pauses and waits for support
          ...  He runs towards goal
          ...  D_Trezeguet sees N_Winneke off his line !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He runs towards the bench
          ...  He jumps on a delighted James Houston
          ...  That's put Chelsea ahead!
          ...  Liverpool 0-1 Chelsea ...
Min. 29 :(lpl) D_Lehman steps over the ball
          ...  He nutmegs G_Burdisso
          ...  That a lovely piece of trickery
          ...  D_Lehman drives it low !
          ...  The shot takes a wicked deflection
          ...  Wide !!
          ...  That was fortunate
Min. 31 :(lpl) D_Abdoun drives it forward to B_Wolford
          ...  B_Wolford with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  Rafael is beaten!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Superb finish!!
          ...  Liverpool have squared things up with that goal!
          ...  Liverpool 1-1 Chelsea ...
Min. 33 :(lpl) B_Wolford has time and space on the edge of the box
          ...  B_Wolford with a powerful downward header!
          ...  But the ball goes harmlessly wide
Min. 34 :(lpl) D_Lehman backtracks with the ball
          ...  He hoofs the ball up field
          ...  T_Kroos gets on the end of it
          ...  The defender is caught ball watching
          ...  T_Kroos takes advantage and races towards the goal!
          ...  Just Rafael is between him and the goal
          ...  He rounds Rafael
          ...  He has been pushed wide!
          ...  He shoots from a tight angle
          ...  GOAL!!
          ...  And Liverpool are leading in the game now
          ...  Liverpool 2-1 Chelsea ...
Min. 34 :(chs) R_Castias miskicks!
          ...  He finds P_Coutinho though
          ...  That was fortunate
          ...  P_Coutinho tries the shot !
          ...  N_Winneke heads it away
          ...  He was showing off there!
Min. 36 :(lpl) J_Hernandez plays it to his team mate for a one-two
          ...  D_Lehman decides to keep possession instead!
          ...  He runs towards the goal now!
          ...  D_Lehman unleashes a pile driver !
          ...  But Rafael tips it behind
          ...  K_Ippi has given a goal kick
          ...  Unbelievable !
Min. 36 :(chs) R_Castias nutmegs D_Abdoun, he continues to run forward
          ...  R_Castias fires off a right-footed shot !
          ...  N_Winneke is just going to watch it go over!
          ...  It dips dramatically!!
          ...  And N_Winneke reacts well to palm it behind!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Park chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  B_Wolford heads it away
Min. 37 :(lpl) T_Kroos unselfishly lays the ball back to D_Lehman
          ...  A well-placed shot from D_Lehman !
          ...  Rafael with a great save
          ...  He holds onto it as well!
Min. 38 :(chs) P_Coutinho runs forward
          ...  He nicks it past the slide tackle skilfully
          ...  He only has going for the goal in mind!
          ...  Good sliding challenge from H_Norvdveit
Min. 39 :(chs) R_Castias dribbles it into the box
          ...  R_Castias with the overhead !
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  That was a terrible attempt!
Min. 41 :(lpl) O_Price runs at the defender
          ...  He gets past him!
          ...  He sees a team mate in space
          ...  He passes it to D_Lehman
          ...  Brilliantly taken away by A_Maxwell !!
          ...  Any youngsters out there should be taking notes
Min. 43 :(REF) The 4th official signals that there are 3 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 44 :(chs) Doria knocks the ball back to Rafael
          ...  Ohhhh no!!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  He has put it into his own net!!
          ...  Liverpool 3-1 Chelsea ...
Min. 44 :(lpl) Liverpool altered their play to a A strategy
Min. 44 :(chs) P_Coutinho picks up the loose ball and runs forward with it
          ...  P_Coutinho controls the ball well!
          ...  He hits the shot towards goal!
          ...  N_Winneke gets his fingertips to it
          ...  It's pushed around the post to safety
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Park chips the ball in towards the back post!
          ...  The ball finds its way to S_Gerrard
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  The shot deflects wide into the crowd!!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Park hits it towards the far post!
          ...  D_Trezeguet loses his marker
          ...  He gets his head onto it!
          ...  It grazes the bar
          ...  And goes over
          ...  Oh so close there!
Min. 45 :(chs) G_Burdisso unselfishly lays the ball back to S_Gerrard
          ...  From long range S_Gerrard bends the ball towards goal!
          ...  N_Winneke collects it comfortably
          ...  The shot never troubled him
Min. 48 :(chs) R_Castias gets possession in his own half
          ...  O_Price takes the players legs from beneath him!!
          ...  That's a poor tackle!
          ...  K_Ippi calls him for a talk
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  That could have been a penalty!
          ...  Drexler swings it in
          ...  P_Coutinho takes control of it!
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from P_Coutinho !
          ...  N_Winneke parries it
          ...  The defender clears it

*************  HALF TIME  ****************
Half Time Score: Liverpool 3-1 Chelsea

Min. 48 :(chs) P_Coutinho turns past D_Abdoun
          ...  He has created space for himself now
          ...  T_Kroos wins the ball with ease
          ...  K_Ippi saw something no-one else did
          ...  He is fortunate to be given just a warning
Min. 48 :(chs) D_Trezeguet takes advantage of a mistake by O_Price
          ...  Can he make them pay?
          ...  D_Trezeguet has a dig at goal!
          ...  N_Winneke won't get to that!
          ...  It clips the post!
          ...  And goes wide!
Min. 49 :(lpl) M_Friedrich moves out over to the edge of the pitch
          ...  He plays the ball through to D_Abdoun
          ...  D_Abdoun has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  Rafael with a great save
          ...  He shows why he is the number 1
Min. 54 :(lpl) O_Price puts in D_Lehman
          ...  Good sliding challenge from A_Maxwell and it had to be
Min. 55 :(lpl) B_Wolford with a real burst of pace
          ...  He shows the defender a clean set of heals
          ...  B_Wolford with a bomb of a shot !
          ...  But Rafael just gets his fingers to that one
Min. 56 :(lpl) M_Friedrich squares it to B_Wolford
          ...  B_Wolford attempts the shot!
          ...  But Rafael hits it away
          ...  He could have held onto that!
Min. 56 :(chs) S_Gerrard puts in P_Coutinho
          ...  O_Price reads him well and hoofs it clear
Min. 56 :(lpl) The defender slips and falls over!
          ...  M_Friedrich is through!
          ...  A_Maxwell with an awful challenge
          ...  K_Ippi calls him for a talk
          ...  It's just a warning
Min. 57 :(chs) R_Castias nutmegs O_Price, he continues to run forward
          ...  A vicious shot by R_Castias !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  A classy finish
          ...  Liverpool 3-2 Chelsea ...
Min. 58 :(lpl) D_Lehman kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate in space!
          ...  He plays the ball in to him!
          ...  T_Kroos gets on the end of the pass
          ...  A scorcher of a shot from T_Kroos !
          ...  It hits off a defender!
          ...  Rafael is wrong footed!
          ...  It drifts just wide!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  J_Hernandez plays it towards the near post!
          ...  M_Friedrich gets on the end of it
          ...  He couldn't have struck it more sweetly!!
          ...  Rafael saves it !!
          ...  What a great save!
          ...  CORNER!
          ...  Swung in by J_Hernandez
          ...  The ball finds its way to T_Kroos
          ...  He gets the shot away
          ...  Rafael watches it sail safely wide!
Min. 59 :(lpl) D_Abdoun takes possession
          ...  He's got no outlet
          ...  He decides to go alone
          ...  D_Abdoun tries to chip the ball over Rafael!
          ...  He hits the side netting
Min. 59 :(chs) S_Pearce cuts inside his opponent
          ...  He worked that well
          ...  G_Cooper goes in studs first
Min. 60 :(lpl) D_Lehman takes on S_Pearce
          ...  He runs past him
          ...  D_Lehman with a powerful diving header!
          ...  But it goes just over
Min. 61 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit runs forward
          ...  He only has going for the goal in mind!
          ...  S_Pearce with a nasty foul
          ...  That looked malicious
          ...  FREE KICK
          ...  Just past the halfway line
          ...  J_Hernandez floats it forward
          ...  D_Lehman latches onto the end of it
          ...  D_Lehman uses the inside of his foot to curl a shot!
          ...  Rafael gets a hand to it!!
          ...  But he picks up the rebound
          ...  OHHHHHHHH !!
          ...  He's put it over
Min. 63 :(chs) S_Gerrard beats H_Norvdveit
          ...  It looked like he pushed his marker
          ...  "Play On!" Waves K_Ippi
          ...  But D_Abdoun clears the danger
Min. 64 :(lpl) O_Price takes on 3 men
          ...  O_Price unleashes a pile driver !
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 64 :(chs) P_Coutinho runs at the defender
          ...  The ball rebounds off the defender back to him!
          ...  That was fortunate, but he continues to go forward!
          ...  P_Coutinho with the diving header !
          ...  He had to be brave there
          ...  N_Winneke gathers it easily
Min. 65 :(chs) The assistant manager is out on the touchline shouting orders
          ...  It seems Chelsea will now be playing L
Min. 69 :(lpl) T_Kroos pass splits open the defence and finds O_Price
          ...  But S_Pearce with the fine tackle
Min. 70 :(lpl) A_Martinez will replace T_Kroos and play AM
Min. 71 :(lpl) A_Martinez kills the ball dead
          ...  He sees a team mate making a run!
          ...  He plays the ball across to him!
          ...  G_Cooper gets on the end of the pass
          ...  G_Cooper pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Rafael will be disappointed he did not save that!
          ...  Liverpool 4-2 Chelsea ...
Min. 72 :(lpl) Curled in dangerously from D_Abdoun to D_Lehman
          ...  G_Burdisso cleanly tackles him
          ...  He judged that well
Min. 73 :(lpl) B_Wolford with a glorious 60-yard pass to G_Cooper
          ...  Doria gets in the way of the ball and clears!
Min. 74 :(lpl) B_Wolford knocks the ball past Drexler
          ...  B_Wolford has his eyes on the goal!
          ...  He shoots!
          ...  But he puts it wide
          ...  He found himself with no room to manoeuvre
Min. 75 :(lpl) Divock_Origi replaces B_Wolford and will play FW
Min. 76 :(chs) Park is out on the right
          ...  He moves the ball left to D_Trezeguet
          ...  Good sliding challenge from H_Norvdveit
Min. 80 :(chs) M_Madl will come on for Doria and play DF
Min. 80 :(chs) Mo_Diame is being brought on
          ...  Drexler is leaving the pitch
          ...  Looks like the substitute will play DM
Min. 80 :(chs) R_Lewandowski takes off his tracksuit, he'll replace S_Gerrard
          ...  He'll play as a FW
          ...  The manager will be hoping the substitution pays off
Min. 83 :(chs) Park controls the ball with a deft piece of skill
          ...  He plays the ball out to the right!
          ...  G_Burdisso gets onto the end of the pass!
          ...  M_Friedrich goes in with the block tackle
          ...  He comes out of it with the ball
          ...  Great tackle!
Min. 85 :(lpl) H_Norvdveit breaks clear of the defence!
          ...  He is clean through on Rafael!
          ...  G_Burdisso brings him down!
          ...  He could be off here!
          ...  K_Ippi reaches to his pocket!
          ...  He jots down his name!
          ...  YELLOW CARD!!
          ...  I think he deserved that!
          ...  FREE KICK!
          ...  What a silly place to give away a free kick
          ...  Divock_Origi hits it over the wall
          ...  Rafael gets his fingertips to it
          ...  He pushes it on to the post
          ...  The defender clears the loose ball
Min. 88 :(REF) The board goes up indicating that there are 4 minutes of time to be added on
Min. 88 :(lpl) O_Price takes advantage of a mistake by G_Burdisso
          ...  That mistake could prove costly
          ...  Mo_Diame takes out the attacker
          ...  He looked to have fouled him there
Min. 88 :(chs) Mo_Diame volleys it forward. He finds S_Pearce
          ...  The cross hits S_Pearce on the butt and rebounds towards goal !
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  Runs off and slides on his knees!!
          ...  The fans go wild!
          ...  That's given Chelsea a lifeline!
          ...  Liverpool 4-3 Chelsea ...
Min. 90 :(chs) P_Coutinho gets the ball on the wing
          ...  He cuts inside the defender!
          ...  He has some space now!
          ...  P_Coutinho pounds a rocket on goal !
          ...  But the ball goes harmlessly wide
Min. 91 :(lpl) M_Friedrich looks for options
          ...  His team mate makes an overlapping run now!
          ...  He knocks a through ball to Divock_Origi
          ...  Divock_Origi beats the offside trap!
          ...  He is clean through
          ...  Rafael comes towards him
          ...  He rounds Rafael
          ...  He thumps it towards the goal!
          ...  Rafael somehow manages to get to it !!
Min. 91 :(chs) P_Coutinho with a probing pass to G_Burdisso
          ...  G_Burdisso hits a curling shot!
          ...  GOAL !!
          ...  N_Winneke was left standing
          ...  Chelsea have done it!!
          ...  They are all square
          ...  Liverpool 4-4 Chelsea ...
Min. 92 :(lpl) G_Cooper with the cross-field pass to Divock_Origi
          ...  Divock_Origi attempts the shot!
          ...  It goes wide!
          ...  He has squandered a golden opportunity
Min. 93 :(lpl) A_Martinez plays a quick one-two with his team mate
          ...  He heads towards the goal
          ...  He slides it past the defender!
          ...  A_Martinez with a powerful diving header!
          ...  Rafael beats the ball away

*************  FULL TIME  ****************


Match Details
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Venue                : Anfield
Attendance           : 60,000
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Liverpool Match Info
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Best player          : B_Wolford (Man of the Match)
Scorers              : B_Wolford (31), T_Kroos (34), Doria (44 og), G_Cooper (71)
Sent Off             : H_Matt (18)
Booked               : N/A
Injured              : N/A
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Chelsea Match Info
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Best player          : P_Coutinho
Scorers              : D_Trezeguet (24), R_Castias (57), S_Pearce (88), G_Burdisso (91)
Sent Off             : N/A
Booked               : G_Burdisso (85)
Injured              : N/A
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Match Statistics
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                            Liverpool     |     Chelsea
Attempts on Goal     :          25        |       20
Off target           :          11        |       10
On target            :          14        |       10
Possession           :          49        |       51
Corners              :           4        |       5
Red Cards            :           1        |       0
Yellow Cards         :           0        |       1
Subs Used            :           3        |       3
Fouls                :           7        |       12
Key Tackles          :           6        |       8
Key Passes           :          18        |       11
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Final Score          : Liverpool 4 - 4 Chelsea
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Player Statistics - Liverpool
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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N_Winneke      GK  30   2   2   3  20 |  97   6   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -10   0   0   0
O_Price        DF   2  27  12   7  26 |  97   0   1   2   0   2   0   0   0   0  20  20   6
M_Friedrich    DF   2  27  11  10  29 |  97   0   1   3   0   1   0   0   0   0  20  30   5
H_Matt         DF   2  24  12   7  34 |  18   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   1   0 -10 -10 -10
H_Norvdveit    DF   3  23  11  10  11 |  97   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
X_Shaqiri      DM   1  17  25   7  29 |  18   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
G_Cooper       MF   4   8  28  14  27 |  97   0   0   2   0   1   1   0   0   0   0  20  30
J_Hernandez    MF   1   7  25  19  26 |  97   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
T_Kroos        AM   3   8  24  20  30 |  73   0   0   3   0   3   1   0   0   0   0  30  32
B_Wolford      FW   1  12  14  27  28 |  78   0   1   2   0   5   1   0   0   0  20  20  42
D_Lehman       FW   3   9   7  25  33 |  97   0   0   2   1   7   0   0   0   0   0  35  19
P_Parkes       GK  27   4   2   4  21 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
D_Abdoun       DF   3  25   9   7  30 |  79   0   1   2   1   2   0   0   0   0  20  35   6
A_Martinez     AM   1   6  24  16  32 |  24   0   0   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  25   5
B_TootToot     AM   2   9  23  10  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Divock_Origi   FW   1   5   9  24  33 |  19   0   0   0   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0  11

Player Statistics - Chelsea
Name          Pos  St  Tk  Ps  Sh  Ag | Min Sav Ktk Kps Ass Sht Gls Yel Red KAb TAb PAb SAb
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Rafael         GK  29   2   2   2  20 |  97  12   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0   0   0
Doria          DF   3  27   7   5  32 |  83   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0 -20   0
S_Pearce       DF   1  25   7  10  18 |  97   0   1   0   0   1   1   0   0   0  20   0  30
G_Burdisso     DF   2  25   5   9  39 |  97   0   2   1   0   1   1   1   0   0  38   8  28
A_Maxwell      DF   2  25   5   3  27 |  97   0   3   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  60   0   0
R_Castias      MF   2   9  28   9  29 |  97   0   0   2   0   3   1   0   0   0   0  20  36
Drexler        MF   3   8  27   9  12 |  83   0   0   1   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  10   0
Park           MF   1   6  27   9  23 |  97   0   0   2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0  20   0
S_Gerrard      AM   2   6  26  17  21 |  83   0   0   3   0   3   0   0   0   0   0  30   7
P_Coutinho     AM   2   7  24  15  31 |  97   0   0   1   1   7   0   0   0   0   0  25  23
D_Trezeguet    FW   3   6  10  26  21 |  97   0   0   0   0   5   1   0   0   0   0   0  34
J_Bond         GK  27   3   3   3  42 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
M_Madl         DF   3  24   8   6  22 |  14   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Varane         DF   2  23   9   6  10 |   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Mo_Diame       DM   2  13  24   7  42 |  14   0   1   1   1   0   0   0   0   0  20  25   0
R_Lewandowski  FW   2   9   8  26  20 |  14   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
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