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Sunderland 0 - Liverpool 2


25/08/2007 12:45

Attendance: 45645

Sunderland 0 Liverpool 2

A Liverpool side with aspirations to be premiership champions beat Sunderland with a classy display. The score should have been much more had it not been for the heroics of Craig Gordon.

The tone of the match was set when Halford`s ridiculous short back pass found Voronin only for Gordon to smother the shot.

Stokes had a good effort denied when he was though on goal only for his shot to go under Renia for Agger to clear.

Mohamed Sissoko then scored a 20 yard shot after Voronin teed him up.

Liverpool had to wait for their second as Sunderland defended well

Voronin then got Liverpool`s second with a well worked move. Hitting Sunderland on the counter attack Pennent, Babel and Torres played in Voronin who shot hard and low leaving Gordon no chance.

Sunderland Line Up

Yorke (Leadbitter)
Richardson (Stokes)
Murphy (Connolly

Subs not used

Star Player

Craig Gordon - The Scottish International kept us in the game when Liverpool could have been out of sight.

Match Comment

A potent Liverpool side outclassed us that look every inch the potential premiership champions.

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Writer: KEV1N Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday August 25 2007

Time: 7:37PM

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Good luck for the rest of the season.
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25/08/2007 20:09:00

I┤m with JD here, I hope you end up at 4th , just ahead of Pool. :)
Blue is the colour
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26/08/2007 20:52:00

we were simply outclassed
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26/08/2007 22:11:00

Our keeper was mint
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26/08/2007 22:18:00


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