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.
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.