4/21/2019 ESPN

Liverpool top thanks to tough win at Cardiff

Liverpool returned to the top of the table with a hard-fought 2-0 victory over Cardiff thanks to goals from Georginio Wijnaldum and a James Milner.

  • KO
    • Kickoff
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 57
    • Georginio Wijnaldum Goal
  • 67
    • On: Kenneth Zohore | Off: Oumar Niasse
  • 71
    • On: Fabinho | Off: Naby Keita
  • 75
    • On: James Milner | Off: Fabinho
  • 79
    • On: Leandro Bacuna | Off: Joe Ralls
  • 80
    • Aron Gunnarsson Yellow Card
  • 81
    • James Milner Penalty - Scored
  • 83
    • On: Josh Murphy | Off: Junior Hoilett
  • 86
    • On: Joe Gomez | Off: Trent Alexander-Arnold
  • 90+1
    • James Milner Yellow Card
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
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CAR
4-1-4-1
  • 1Etheridge
  • 3Bennett
  • 5Ecuele Manga
  • 4Morrison
  • 2Peltier
  • 17Gunnarsson
  • 19Mendez-Laing
  • 8Ralls
    On: Leandro Bacuna | Off: Joe Ralls
  • 21Camarasa
  • 33Hoilett
    On: Josh Murphy | Off: Junior Hoilett
  • 29Niasse
    On: Kenneth Zohore | Off: Oumar Niasse
No. Name
1 Neil Etheridge
Saves 4
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Bruno Ecuélé Manga
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
4 Sean Morrison
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
17 Aron Gunnarsson  80'
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 1 Yellow
    • 0 Red
3 Joe Bennett
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
2 Lee Peltier
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
8 Joe Ralls
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
79' 15  Leandro Bacuna
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
21 Víctor Camarasa
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
19 Nathaniel Mendez-Laing
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
33 Junior Hoilett
Goals 0
  • Shots 3
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
83' 11  Josh Murphy
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
29 Oumar Niasse
Goals 0
  • Shots 1
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 2
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 2
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
67' 10  Kenneth Zohore
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
12 Alex Smithies
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
14 Bobby Reid
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
23 Kadeem Harris
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
18 Gregory Cunningham
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Cardiff City Stadium
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 33,082

Match Commentary

90'+4' Match ends, Cardiff City 0, Liverpool 2.
90'+4' Second Half ends, Cardiff City 0, Liverpool 2.
90'+1' James Milner (Liverpool) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Match Stats

CAR
LIV

Possession

24% 76%

Shots (on Goal)

7 (2)
17 (6)
CAR LIV
6 Fouls 5
1 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
4 Offsides 2
5 Corner Kicks 10
4 Saves 2
Data is currently unavailable.

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