Liverpool-Arsenal Duel Ends Dramatically

Liverpool-Arsenal Duel Ends Dramatically

Liverpool Liverpool should be grateful to Martin Skrtel when his header in the 90th minute + 7 make the final score to 2-2 against Arsenal.

Liverpool face Arsenal at Anfield Stadium, Sunday (12/21/2014) night in the Premier League weekend of the 17th. One goal of the Reds other printed Philippe Coutinho, while two goals for the Gunners printed Mathieu Debuchy and Olivier Giroud.

Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling lowered as a lone striker. He supported the two attacking wing, Adam Lallana and Philippe Coutinho. Steven Gerrard and Jordan Henderson support from midfield.

In the Arsenal camp, Olivier Giroud and Danny Welbeck lowered simultaneously. The midfield is filled Alexis Sanchez and Alex OxladeChamberlain.

The game

Liverpool immediately got a chance in the third minute. Unfortunately, Gerrard‘s free-kick was wide right of the goal keeper Szczesny.

12th minute, the home side threatened again. Receiving feedback Markovic, Lallana kick while playing in the penalty box was slightly over the crossbar.

The Reds re-spread threat and the first kick that led to the goal in the 30th minute. Coutinho dribbled from the halfway line and get the firing chamber. The Brazilian was the kick that leads right into the arms of Szczesny.

Arsenal really under pressure Liverpool. Brendan Rodgers‘s side have had another chance in the 35th minute. Markovic kick from the corner could still be ignored Szczesny.

The hosts finally broke the deadlock in the 45th minute. Coutinho horizontal kick in the penalty box and the ball had touched the pole into the net.

Excellence Liverpool did not last long. Arsenal equalized two minutes later or in minute 45 + 2. Debuchy‘s header in the penalty box was dammed Jones. 1-1 score lasted until halftime.

Entering the second half, Liverpool still look dominant. The first chance in the 48th minute. However, Coutinho kick from outside the box is still over the crossbar.

60th minute, back Liverpool got the opportunity through long-range shot. This time, turn Lucas Leiva. Unfortunately, the direction is still far from the target.

Liverpool spread threats again in the 62nd minute. Sterling is able to pass the advanced Szczesny left post. But, Sterling position to shoot very narrow although no goalkeeper. British players choose to release the feed side of the penalty box which was met Gerrard‘s header. Unfortunately, the ball bounced over the bar.

Continued pressure, Arsenal could actually scored in the 64th minute. Receiving feedback pull Cazorla, Giroud kick in front of goal can not be stopped Jones. 2-1.

Twice Gerrard kick from outside the penalty box in the 69th minute and 70. But, twice also kick blocked.

84th minute, forcing Coutinho kick from a narrow angle. As a result, the ball towards the side of the net. Three minutes later, Borini header utilizing cross Sterling still capable ignored Szczesny.

Liverpool have to play with 10 players in the 90th minute + 2 after Borini a second yellow card for lifting the feet too high and about Cazorla body.

Despite playing with 10 players, Liverpool were able to equalize in the 90th minute + 7. Skrtel’s header from a corner kick Lallana utilizing heavy pierced to Arsenal.

2-2 score lasted until the fight was over. These results make Arsenal sits in sixth with 27 points, while Liverpool at position 10 with 22 points.


Liverpool: Brad Jones; Kolo Toure (Rickie Lambert 81 ), Martin Skrtel, Mamadou Sakho; Jordan Henderson, Lucas Leiva, Steven Gerrard, Lazar Markovic (Fabio Borini 74 ); Philippe Coutinho, Raheem Sterling, Adam Lallana. Coach: Brendan Rodgers

Arsenal: Wojciech Szczesny; Martin Debuchy, Per Mertesacker, Callum Chambers, Kieran Gibbs; Mathieu Flamini; Alexis Sanchez (Monreal 90 + 4), Alex OxladeChamberlain, Santi Cazorla, Danny Welbeck; Olivier Giroud (Francis Coquelin 82 ). Coach: Arsene Wenger