Liverpool 2 - 2 N'castle

Premier League

2nd September 2002



Gerard Houllier called it a typical Liverpool v Newcastle game and he was right. Goals from Hamann and Owen saw Liverpool lead 2-0 but two goals in 11 minutes brought Newcastle level. Liverpool also missed a lot of good chances.

2nd Sep 2002

12:08 mins

Shearer (87)

Laurent Robert's corner from the left is headed home powerfully by Alan Shearer to make it 2-2, in front of the delighted Newcastle fans at the Anfield Road end.

2nd Sep 2002

0:45 mins

Bellamy in action

Craig Bellamy finds all sorts of space down the left and crosses to the unmarked Gary Speed who scores for Newcastle.

2nd Sep 2002

0:35 mins

Owen (72)

Michael Owen scores his first goal of the season from the penalty spot at the Kop end. Owen missed a lot of chances in the match but strides up to send Shay Given the wrong way to make it 2-0.

2nd Sep 2002

0:59 mins

Hamann (52)

Dietmar Hamann intercepts a Newcastle clearance and drives forward into the penalty area, and from a tight angle neatly angles a shot past the despairing dive of Shay Given for 1-0

2nd Sep 2002

0:42 mins


Post-Match Press

Watch Gerard Houllier's verdict on Liverpool's draw with Newcastle

2nd Sep 2002

2:26 mins

Pre-Match Press

Pre-Newcastle Press Conference with Phil Thompson at Melwood

30th Aug 2002

8:00 mins