Blackburn 2 - 2 Liverpool

Premier League

28th August 2002


Grabbi (83)

Substitute Ciccio Grabbi grabs the equaliser for Blackburn a minute after coming on as a substitute. Duff's cross isn't cleared and Dunn plays in a pinpoint cross from the right and Grabbi, unmarked, heads past Jerzy Dudek.

28th Aug 2002

1:20 mins

Riise (72)

Vladimir Smicer's pinpoint cross from the left finds John Arne Riise at the back post who sends a stunning header into the net leaving Brad Friedel stranded.

28th Aug 2002

1:26 mins

Murphy (31)

Danny Murphy scores the equaliser for Liverpool. Murphy's superb pass finds Abel Xavier down the right, and from his low cross the Reds midfielder fires an unstoppable shot beyond the reach of Brad Friedel.

28th Aug 2002

1:19 mins

Dunn (16)

David Dunn opens the scoring for Blackburn after great play down the left from Damien Duff. His cross is dummied by Andy Cole and Dunn steadies himself before shooting low past Jerzy Dudek.

28th Aug 2002

1:00 mins


Liverpool earned a point from Ewood Park but it so easily could have been three after a stunning header from John Arne Riise made it 2-1. However, Blackburn substitute Grabbi grabbed a late equaliser for Graeme Souness' side.

28th Aug 2002

11:44 mins


Pre-Match Press

Pre-Blackburn Press Conference with Gerard Houllier at Anfield

27th Aug 2002

8:06 mins