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  • Westbrom 2-1 Liverpool: Skrtel header, Brunt double-penalties

    Liverpool go home empty-handed in the cage trip to West Bromwich Albion. Had superior first, the Reds finally gave up with the score 1-2.

    In the match at The Hawthorns on Saturday (04/02/2011), not too many opportunities are created in the first half. Score glasses even last until halftime.

    In the second half, Liverpool winning first. Raul Meireles corner successful hit by Martin Skrtel into the goalkeeper Scott Carson.

    However, the home team did not give up so easily. Through the hard struggle, they finally managed to turn lead thanks to two penalties Chris Brunt.

    This defeat did not alter the position of Liverpool is ranked sixth English Premier League standings. Kenny Dalglish troops collecting 45 points from 31 matches. While West Brom in the rankings to 12th with 36 points.

    The game

    The Reds immediately press since the early minutes. Luis Suarez shots in the first minute can still be secured by Scott Carson.

    A minute later, Dirk Kuyt turns that threaten the goal Carson. Starting from a header from Andy Carroll, this Dutch players attempt to hit the ball with his head back successfully anticipated by Carson.

    Opportunities Kuyt in the 20th minute was also not yet produced results. His strike from inside the penalty box was wide.

    Two minutes later, the home team get a chance. However, Chris Brunt's free kick was too easy to catch by Pepe Reina.

    In the 36th minute, Martin Skrtel almost made an own goal. Trying to throw the ball, his header towards goal instead. Luckily for Liverpool, Reina performed brilliantly to catch fly balls. Position 0-0 halftime.

    The second half has been running for 29 seconds, West Brom had endanger hard kick past Liverpool goalkeeper Simon Cox. However, Reina with gemilan managed to block the ball.

    Liverpool opened the scoring in the 50th minute. Raul Meireles headlong corner kick perfectly by Skrtel without being able to be anticipated by Carson.

    Kuyt did a solo run from midfield in the 56th minute. Once inside the penalty box, the Dutch player was fired hard. The result? Still can be driven by Carson with his foot.

    Two minutes later, Reina Liverpool goalkeeper again saved. He successfully dispels Brunt hard shot from the face of the penalty box.

    In the 62nd minute, the home team awarded a penalty after Sotirios Kyrgiakos violated Peter Odemwingiein a restricted area. Brunt who was appointed as executioner successfully conquer Reina.

    West Brom attempted to score the second. In the 84th minute, Jerome Thomas shot from inside the penalty box can be captured well by Reina.

    Their efforts finally paid off at minute 88. Again Odemwingie be the cause. Striker number 24 this past fall while trying to Pepe Reina. Despite Liverpool's players protested, referee Martin Atkinson remained unmoved in her decision.

    Brunt re-appointed to be executor. For the second time, he forced Reina picked up the ball from the net. A score of 2-1 to win the Baggies survive until the game broke up.

    Team Line-up:
    West Bromwich Albion: Carson, Reid, Meite, Olsson, Shorey, Scharner, Mulumbu, Brunt, Cox (Fortune 74 '), Thomas (Jara 90'), Odemwingie

    Liverpool: Reina, Carragher, Skrtel, Agger (Wilson 25 '), Johnson (Kyrgiakos 8'), Kuyt (Cole 87 '), Spearing, Lucas, Meireles, Carroll, Suarez


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