Mike Marsh cuts past Steve Staunton down the right hand side and his low cross finds John Barnes. The Reds number 10 controls the ball, turns on a sixpence before placing a superb low drive into the Kop net.
Gerrard plays a great ball into the area which is missed by Gary Neville who falls on his backside trying to clear. Robbie Fowler controls the ball before firing a left footed shot beyond the reach of Barthez into the net.
Dietmar Hamann plays the pass of the season to Robbie Fowler down the left. Fowler's cross is eventually met by the inrushing Babbel who smashes a superb right footed drive into the back of the net to make it 2-1 to Liverpool.
Igor Biscan wins the ball in midfield and feeds Vladimir Smicer in space. The Czech spots Nick Barmby's forward run with a perfect pass, and Barmby finishes superbly beyond the reach of Alex Manninger into the far corner of the net.
Nicolas Anelka uses his lightening pace to leave defenders trailing before his superbly executed low ball finds the onrushing Danny Murphy who, slightly off balance, somehow manages to slide the ball past Shay Given into the net.
Jamie Redknapp picks out Mark Walters in space down the left wing and the winger cuts inside David May before unleashing a venomous right footed drive beyond the reach of Bobby Mimms and into the Kop net.
Rigobert Song's cross from the right is half cleared by Steve Howey. The ball falls to Dietmar Hamann who chests down the fires a stunning left footed volley beyond the reach of Nicky Weaver and into the net.
Fowler nutmeggs Rob Lee in midfield then sprays a pass to the lurking Steve McManaman down the right side. In a flash McManaman chests the ball down before sending a sublime right footed effort into the roof of the net.
Ian Rush stretches to pick out John Barnes in space 40-yards from goal. Barnes then turns past a despairing challenge and blasts an unstoppable right footed shot from 30-yards out into the top right hand corner of the net.
Jamie Redknapp finds Steve McManaman on the halfway line running forward. Macca then slides a perfect through ball to Michael Owen who runs away from three defenders before scoring through the legs of Shay Given.
Redknapp releases McManaman down the left with a superb pass. McManaman then passes square to David Thompson who rolls it back, and Redknapp smashes a right footed shot from 30-yards out beyond the reach of John Filan and into the net.