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Liverpool vs. Manchester United: As It Happened

Michael CummingsWorld Football Lead WriterSeptember 22, 2012

English Premier League—Anfield, Liverpool, England

Liverpool 1-2 Manchester United (full time)

Liverpool: Pepe Reina, Martin Kelly, Daniel Agger, Martin Skrtel (Jamie Carragher 80'), Glen Johnson; Joe Allen, Steven Gerrard, Jonjo Shelvey; Fabio Borini (Suso 46'), Raheem Sterling (Jordan Henderson 66'), Luis Suarez.

Subs: Brad Jones, Jose Enrique, Nuri Sahin, Oussama Assaidi, Jordan Henderson, Jamie Carragher, Suso

Manchester United: Anders Lindegaard, Rafael (Danny Welbeck 89'), Rio Ferdinand, Jonny Evans, Patrice Evra; Michael Carrick, Ryan Giggs, Antonio Valencia, Shinji Kagawa, Nani (Paul Scholes 46'); Robin Van Persie.  

Subs: David De Gea, Anderson, Javier Hernandez, Danny Welbeck, Paul Scholes, Tom Cleverley, Alexander Buttner

Goals: Steven Gerrard (LIV) 46', Rafael (MU) 51', Robin van Persie (MU) 81' (pen.)

Red card: Jonjo Shelvey (LIV) 39'


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