Liverpool 3-1 Newcastle: Bellamy double, Gerrard great-strike
Liverpool face Newcastle United's dominant stage in front of his own supporters. The Reds also end the game with a 3-1 victory.
In a match that took place at Anfield on Friday (12/30/2011) , Liverpool had the ball more since the kick-off whistle sounded. Daniel Agger tried his fortune in the fifth minute, but his shot was wide.
Until the first twenty minutes, the game runs relatively slowly with the ball more in the legs of the players dressed in red. However, Newcastle actually managed to make a surprise.
In the 25th minute, Ryan Taylor sent a cross from the left side and was greeted with a header by Yohan Cabaye in the penalty box. Unfortunately for Liverpool, Cabaye header on the shoulders turn after Daniel Agger. Pepe Reina was already moving in the wrong direction so it could no longer block the ball. The visitors went ahead 1-0.
Liverpool immediately react quickly. They raise the tempo of the game and the result at the 29th minute they were able to equalize through Craig Bellamy.
'The Red' increasingly trengginas, but a number of chances they created still can not produce a goal. In the 33st minute, Martin Skrtel's header was off the mark on the side of the goal.
Newcastle had dominated possession early in the second half. However, Liverpool quickly took back the momentum. Steven Gerrard was inserted and Adam pulled out.
Gerrard played well and proved several times off a long pass to Carroll. However, some opportunities are created through great cross failed to be utilized by Carroll.
Liverpool eventually winning 2-1 when the game entered the 67th minute. Cheik Tiote breach of Agger outside the penalty box making Liverpool a free kick. Bellamy, who became the executor did not waste this opportunity. Dihantamnya ball hard and had the head of Danny Simpson, but still made it into the Newcastle goal.
Three minutes later, Newcastle get a golden opportunity through Demba Ba. Unfortunately for Ba, who had his shot past Reina were driven by Skrtel right on the goal line. The Magpies failed to equalize.
Shortly thereafter, Gerrard back create opportunities achieved Carroll. Bait was greeted with a header by Carroll, right in front of goal. Unfortunately for Carroll, his header hit the crossbar.
Liverpool then increase the advantage to 3-1 when the game entered the 78th minute. An operand Jay Spearing forwarded by Jordan Henderson to Gerrard. Calmly, the captain beat Tim Krul with a kick off to the far post.
3-1 score lasted until the game is finished. Thanks to this victory, while Liverpool climbed into the top five with a value of 34. While Newcastle remain in the order of seven with a value of 30.
Liverpool: Reina, Johnson, Enrique, Skrtel, Agger, Adam (Gerrard 59), Henderson, Spearing, Downing, Carroll, Bellamy (Kuyt 74).
Newcastle United: Krul, Coloccini, Williamson, Ryan Taylor (Santon 45), Simpson, Tiote, Cabaye, Gutierrez, Obertan (Ameobi 85), Vuckic (Ben Arfa 65), Ba.