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Liverpool FC: Remembering the 2011-12 EPL Season (Game 2/38)

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20:  Dirk Kuyt of Liverpool attempts to tackle Emmanuel Frimpong of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 20, 2011 in London, England.  (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)
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Michael KohCorrespondent IIIAugust 17, 2016

Liverpool's second game in the English Premier League was an away game at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium in London on a rainy August 20th.

Luis Suarez scored once and an own goal by Aaron Ramsey was enough for the Reds to chalk up a 2-0 win—their first in the season.

 

August 20: Arsenal (A)

Liverpool Lineup:
Goalkeeper: Reina
Defense: Kelly, Carragher, Agger, Enrique
Midfield: Kuyt (off 71'), Lucas (yellow 44'), Henderson, Adam, Downing
Attack: Carroll (yellow 28', off 71')
Substitutes: Maxi, Doni, Flanagan, Skrtel, Suarez (on 71', goal 90'), Meireles (on 71'), Spearing

Arsenal Lineup:
Goalkeeper: Szczesny
Defense: Jenkinson, Koscielny (off 16'), Vermaelen, Sagna
Midfield: Ramsey (own goal 78'), Frimpong (yellow 8', second yellow 70'), Walcott (off 80'), Nasri, Arshavin (off 72')
Attack: van Persie
Substitutes: Lansbury (on 72', yellow 88'), Miyaichi, Bendtner (on 80'), Fabianski, Miquel (on 16'), Chamakh, Oxlade-Chamberlain

You can read the full match report here.

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 20:  Martin Kelly of Liverpool holds off the challenge by Aaron Ramsey of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium on August 20, 2011 in London, England.  (Photo by Mic
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Match Stats: (Home | Away)
Total shots: 12 | 14
Shots on target: 3 | 6
Shot accuracy: 37.5% | 50%
Possession: 49% | 51%
Offsides: 0 | 6
Corners: 9 | 5
Total passes: 469 | 477
Passing accuracy: 81.7% | 80.9%
Total crosses: 24 | 25
Successful crosses: 16.7% | 16%
Tackles: 18 | 31
Tackes won: 77.8% | 77.4%
Fouls conceded: 10 | 8
Yellow cards: 1 | 2
Red cards: 1 | 0 

 

Liverpool Stats for the Season:
Goals: 3
Conceded: 1
Shots: 28
Shots on target: 9
Offsides: 7
Corners: 11
Passes: 957
Crosses: 46
Tackles: 49
Fouls conceded: 25
Yellow cards: 6
Red cards: 0

Liverpool Form: W, D, L (H) / w, d, l (A)
D-w-x-x-x-x 

 

Stay tuned for tomorrow's Liverpool: Remembering the 2011-12 EPL Season (Game 3/38)

Liverpool: Remembering the 2011-12 EPL Season (Game 1/38)

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