Premier League

April 23, 2011

Full-time

Liverpool

5 - 0

Birmingham City

Premier League

14:00 +00:00, April 23, 2011

Anfield, England

Referee: Howard Webb

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    Match ends, Liverpool 5, Birmingham City 0.

  • 90'

    Second Half ends, Liverpool 5, Birmingham City 0.

  • 90'

    Attempt blocked. Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) right footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Jay Spearing.

  • 90'

    Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Stephen Carr.

  • 89'

    Substitution, Liverpool. David Ngog forward replaces Maxi Rodríguez.

  • 89'

    Jay Spearing (Liverpool) wins a free kick on the left wing.

  • 89'

    Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).

  • 86'

    Goal! Liverpool 5, Birmingham City 0. Joe Cole (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the box to the bottom right corner. Assisted by Dirk Kuyt.

  • 85'

    Substitution, Liverpool. Joe Cole midfielder replaces Raul Meireles.

  • 84'

    Foul by Jonjo Shelvey (Liverpool).

  • 84'

    Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 83'

    Attempt saved. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Keith Fahey.

  • 83'

    Attempt saved. Kevin Phillips (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Stephen Carr.

  • 82'

    Attempt saved. Luis Suárez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the left side of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  • 79'

    Substitution, Birmingham City. Kevin Phillips forward replaces Craig Gardner.

  • 79'

    Substitution, Liverpool. Jonjo Shelvey midfielder replaces Jack Robinson.

  • 78'

    Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 78'

    Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).

  • 78'

    Attempt blocked. Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Lee Bowyer.

  • 78'

    Attempt saved. David Bentley (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Sebastian Larsson.

  • 76'

    John Flanagan (Liverpool) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 76'

    Foul by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).

  • 73'

    Goal! Liverpool 4, Birmingham City 0. Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the six yard box to the bottom right corner.

  • 73'

    Attempt saved. Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luis Suárez.

  • 73'

    Attempt missed. Stephen Carr (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the right. Assisted by David Bentley.

  • 69'

    Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 69'

    Foul by Craig Gardner (Birmingham City).

  • 67'

    Offside, Liverpool. Lucas Leiva tries a through ball, but Maxi Rodríguez is caught offside.

  • 67'

    Substitution, Birmingham City. David Bentley midfielder replaces Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 66'

    Goal! Liverpool 3, Birmingham City 0. Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal. Assisted by Luis Suárez with a cross following a fast break.

  • 63'

    Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Martin Skrtel.

  • 63'

    Attempt blocked. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sebastian Larsson.

  • 62'

    Foul by Martin Skrtel (Liverpool).

  • 62'

    Roger Johnson (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 61'

    Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Martin Jiránek.

  • 59'

    Attempt missed. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the left. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 55'

    Attempt missed. Luis Suárez (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is too high from a direct free kick.

  • 54'

    Luis Suárez (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 54'

    Foul by Stephen Carr (Birmingham City).

  • 53'

    Offside, Birmingham City. Craig Gardner tries a through ball, but Liam Ridgewell is caught offside.

  • 52'

    Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Stephen Carr.

  • 51'

    Lucas Leiva (Liverpool) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 51'

    Foul by Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City).

  • 51'

    Raul Meireles (Liverpool) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 51'

    Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).

  • 49'

    Jack Robinson (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

  • 48'

    Foul by Jack Robinson (Liverpool).

  • 48'

    Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 46'

    Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 46'

    Foul by Roger Johnson (Birmingham City).

  • 46'

    Attempt saved. Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Cameron Jerome with a headed pass.

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    Second Half begins Liverpool 2, Birmingham City 0.

  • 45'

    First Half ends, Liverpool 2, Birmingham City 0.

  • 45'

    Attempt saved. Luis Suárez (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom left corner. Assisted by Lucas Leiva.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Keith Fahey (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Lee Bowyer.

  • 45'

    Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) left footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Aliaksandr Hleb.

  • 45'

    Attempt blocked. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Sebastian Larsson.

  • 44'

    Foul by Lucas Leiva (Liverpool).

  • 44'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 43'

    Attempt missed. Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) header from the left side of the six yard box misses to the right. Assisted by Raul Meireles with a cross following a set piece situation.

  • 43'

    John Flanagan (Liverpool) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 43'

    Foul by Lee Bowyer (Birmingham City).

  • 42'

    Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 42'

    Foul by Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City).

  • 41'

    Substitution, Birmingham City. Colin Doyle goalkeeper replaces Ben Foster because of an injury.

  • 39'

    Attempt missed. Jack Robinson (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is high and wide to the left.

  • 39'

    Attempt blocked. Lucas Leiva (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Jay Spearing.

  • 39'

    Attempt blocked. Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) left footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Martin Skrtel.

  • 38'

    Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Martin Jiránek.

  • 37'

    Foul by Martin Skrtel (Liverpool).

  • 37'

    Liam Ridgewell (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 36'

    Corner, Liverpool. Conceded by Martin Jiránek.

  • 32'

    Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) wins a free kick on the right wing.

  • 32'

    Foul by Keith Fahey (Birmingham City).

  • 32'

    Attempt saved. Sebastian Larsson (Birmingham City) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Stephen Carr with a cross.

  • 30'

    Attempt blocked. Raul Meireles (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is blocked. Assisted by Maxi Rodríguez.

  • 30'

    Attempt blocked. Jay Spearing (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is blocked. Assisted by Raul Meireles.

  • 26'

    Delay over. They are ready to continue.

  • 25'

    Delay in match Ben Foster (Birmingham City) because of an injury.

  • 23'

    Goal! Liverpool 2, Birmingham City 0. Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box to the bottom right corner.

  • 23'

    Attempt saved. Dirk Kuyt (Liverpool) left footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal.

  • 23'

    Attempt saved. Luis Suárez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Raul Meireles with a through ball.

  • 19'

    Corner, Birmingham City. Conceded by Jack Robinson.

  • 16'

    Foul by Jay Spearing (Liverpool).

  • 16'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in the attacking half.

  • 15'

    Offside, Birmingham City. Aliaksandr Hleb tries a through ball, but Craig Gardner is caught offside.

  • 11'

    Jamie Carragher (Liverpool) wins a free kick in his own half.

  • 11'

    Foul by Cameron Jerome (Birmingham City).

  • 10'

    Attempt missed. Craig Gardner (Birmingham City) left footed shot from the centre of the box is too high. Assisted by Liam Ridgewell with a cross.

  • 7'

    Goal! Liverpool 1, Birmingham City 0. Maxi Rodríguez (Liverpool) right footed shot from very close range to the centre of the goal.

  • 7'

    Attempt saved. Jay Spearing (Liverpool) right footed shot from outside the box is saved in the centre of the goal. Assisted by Dirk Kuyt.

  • 7'

    Attempt blocked. Luis Suárez (Liverpool) right footed shot from the right side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Raul Meireles.

  • 3'

    Foul by Jay Spearing (Liverpool).

  • 3'

    Aliaksandr Hleb (Birmingham City) wins a free kick in his own half.

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    First Half begins.

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    Lineups are announced and players are warming up.