Match details

Liverpool 3 - 3 West Ham United

Penalty shootout: 3 - 1

Game date: Saturday 13 May 2006 at 15:00 Stadium: Millennium Stadium
Competition: FA Cup Final Attendance: 71,140
Half - time score: 1 - 2 Referee: Wiley AG
Manager: Rafa Benítez Opposition manager: Alan Pardew

Opposition lineup

Shaka Hislop, Lionel Scaloni, Anton Ferdinand, Danny Gabbidon, Paul Konchesky, Yossi Benayoun, Carl Fletcher, Nigel Reo-Coker, Matthew Etherington, Dean Ashton, Marlon Harewood

Opposition goals

Jamie Carragher scored an own goal on 21'
Dean Ashton 28'
Paul Konchesky 64'

Opposition substitutions

Dean Ashton out for Bobby Zamora 71'
Carl Fletcher out for Christian Dailly 77'
Matthew Etherington out for Teddy Sheringham 85'

Penalty shootout

Didi Hamann scored 1 - 0
1 - 0 Bobby Zamora saved
Sami Hyypia saved 1 - 0
1 - 1 Teddy Sheringham scored
Steven Gerrard scored 2 - 1
2 - 1 Paul Konchesky saved
John Arne Riise scored 3 - 1
3 - 1 Anton Ferdinand saved


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.33
- Average age of the West Ham United starting lineup: 26.02
- Kewell goes off injured for his third Liverpool cup final in a row!

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Related files

Match programme
Match ticket
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