Liverpool 1-2 Arsenal: Van Persie superb-double
Robin van Persie once again be the champions Arsenal star. He scored two goals against Liverpool who led the Gunners a 2-1 win in a match at Anfield on Saturday (3/3/2012) .
In front of his own supporters, Liverpool look impressive at all the 2 x 45 minutes of the game and so the parties appear to dominate. Although many have a chance, protégé Kenny Dalglish could only scored one goal, and even then through suicide Laurent Koscielny on 23 minutes.
Inability to exploit opportunities must have paid handsomely for it uprooted goalkeeper Pepe Reina Robin van Persie on 33 minutes. It seems to be to finish the game with each can be a point, Van Persie was able to break down Liverpool for the second wicket in 92 minutes. Score 2-1 to the Gunners last until the fight was over.
The defeat was a setback for the 'The Red' because they were new last week won the League Cup, in addition to complicate efforts to achieve a top-four Champions League next season's quota. Liverpool are now in a position to survive the standings with seven points, 39.
While for Arsenal, three points from this match to make them have 49 points. 'Gunner' four points behind Tottenham Hotspur on it, which will compete Sunday (03/04/2012) tomorrow against Manchester United.
Impressive play throughout the first half, Liverpool actually threatened first in eight minutes. Made it into the penalty box, The Walcott fired a shot from a narrow angle and Pepe Reina managed to stop the ball as he fell.
In the 18th minute to gift Liverpool a penalty following a violation of Wojciech Szczesny committed against Luis Suarez, although replays showed there was no concussion occurs between the two.
Forward as an executor, Dirk Kuyt fired a shot toward the left that reads very well by Szczesny. Mental balls into a field trial in-a rebound Kuyt, this time to the right. But Szczesny re-create the glorious rescue the skin round the block.
Liverpool finally opened the scoring in minute 23. Which make the Reds the lead just the Laurent Koscielny Arsenal players after one anticipates a pass from the right side and it turned into his own net.
In 25 minutes the host had two consecutive occasions added advantage. Henderson denied by Szczesny low shot with his fingertips, the ball that led to the immediate left side of Suarez struck with a hard kick but the ball hit the pole.
33 minutes into the match when Arsenal equalized. Bacary Sagna cross from the right side off and managed headlong to perfection by Van Persie from the face of goal, after he escaped from custody Jamie Carragher.
Before the break Liverpool had the chance to add goals. The first of the actions of individuals Suarez past three Arsenal players but denied kicking terarahnya Szczesny, while in the period of injury time Kuyt flick just hit the goalpost.
At the beginning of the second half Liverpool still more dominant. They were immediately stung when Suarez kick from a narrow angle just outside of the target goal nets.
Another chance for the Reds came in the 70th minute when Martin Kelly, who was standing in front of goal failed to grab a cross came disposed Kuyt. Two minutes later turn threatened the Liverpool goal, but a goal nevertheless occur because Reina Walcott managed to kick the ball with his foot.
In 92 minutes, from a total of eight minutes of injury time period given the referee, the public silence Anfield. Why is the goal that made Van Persie.
Escaped the offside trap, the ball Van Persie who came to her stomach with the left foot volley kick. The skin round the pole leads to the near post and Reina could not be driven. Arsenal winning 2-1 behind.
Liverpool: Reina, Skrtel, Carragher, Enrique, Kelly, Adam, Spearing (90 +4 Carroll), Henderson, Downing ('88 Bellamy), Kuyt, Surez
Arsenal: Szczesny, Vermaelen, Koscielny, Gibbs, Sagna, Arteta (Arteta '53) ('81 Oxlade Chamberlain), Song, Benayoun (Gervinho '74), Walcott, Van Persie, Rosicky