Match details

Liverpool 2 - 2 Middlesbrough

Penalty shootout: 14 - 13

Game date: Tuesday 23 September 2014 at 19:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: League Cup 3rd round Attendance: 41,857
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Jones M
Manager: Brendan Rodgers Opposition manager: Aitor Karanka
   

Opposition lineup

Jamal Blackman, Ryan Fredericks, Daniel Ayala, Kenneth Omeruo, George Friend, Albert Adomah, Adam Clayton, Grant Leadbitter, Adam Reach, Lee Tomlin, Enrique García Martínez

Opposition goals

Adam Reach 62'
Patrick Bamford 120' pen

Opposition substitutions

Enrique García Martínez out for Yanic Wildschut 75'
Lee Tomlin out for Jelle Vossen 111'
Grant Leadbitter out for Patrick Bamford 111'

Penalty shootout

Mario Balotelli scored 1 - 0
1 - 0 Patrick Bamford saved
Lucas Leiva scored 2 - 0
2 - 1 Adam Clayton scored
Adam Lallana scored 3 - 1
3 - 2 Adam Reach scored
Suso scored 4 - 2
4 - 3 Albert Adomah scored
Raheem Sterling saved 4 - 3
4 - 4 Jelle Vossen scored
Jordan Williams scored 5 - 4
5 - 5 George Friend scored
Kolo Touré scored 6 - 5
6 - 6 Daniel Ayala scored
Mamadou Sakho scored 7 - 6
7 - 7 Ryan Fredericks scored
Javier Manquillo scored 8 - 7
8 - 8 Kenneth Omeruo scored
Jose Enrique scored 9 - 8
9 - 9 Yanic Wildschut scored
Simon Mignolet scored 10 - 9
10 - 10 Jamal Blackman scored
Mario Balotelli scored 11 - 10
11 - 11 Patrick Bamford scored
Lucas Leiva scored 12 - 11
12 - 12 Adam Clayton scored
Adam Lallana scored 13 - 12
13 - 13 Adam Reach scored
Suso scored 14 - 13
14 - 13 Albert Adomah missed

Notes

- Jordan Rossiter makes his LFC debut
- Jordan Williams makes his LFC debut
- Suso scores his debut goal for LFC
- Jordan Rossiter scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.3
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 24.36
- Liverpool beat Middlesbrough 14-13 in the penalty shoot-out from 30 penalties, unsurprisingly a club record.The marathon shoot-out also set a new League Cup record for the number of penalties taken. The previous record was 9-8, which has happened on three occasions.

Related files

Various newspaper reports compiled by Graeme Riley
Match programme

Other games during this season

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