A free header for Andy Cole and Blackburn are back in the game. Dudek manages to get a hand to the header but it's not enough. 2-2.
An excellent equaliser from Damien Duff - a player constantly linked with the Reds. After a string of controlled passes around the Liverpool area, Duff slots his shot neatly past Dudek to make it 1-1.
Goals from Murphy, Anelka, Hyypia and Heskey secured a vital three points for the Reds and with Arsenal winning, Liverpool went second in the EPL. Blackburn ran Liverpool close but GH's side showed great character.