Saturday, 21 January 2012
VIDEO HIGHLIGHTS: Bolton Vs Liverpool (3-1), English Premier League 2011/12
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83 mins - Bolton with no thoughts of protecting the lead, they are still pressing forward, this time through Eagles who lets rip and gets a deflection off a Liverpool defender, corner taken but nothing from it. Video up.
79 mins - Liverpool fans around the ground starting to feel the pinch, arms folded, looking skyward the order of the day.
77 mins - Bellamy makes a run up the middle, Wheater is tracking him back but Bellamy is a touch quicker, he gets a shot away but it takes a slight deflection and losses it's power.
74 mins - Just starting to get a little desperate for Liverpool now, they know they need one back soon.
70 mins - Eagles let one rip from 40 yards, one for the crowd...Awww! Agger does the same down the other end, probably from 30 yards this one, a cracking strike and he hits the crossbar, close, he had Bogdan beaten all ends up, video coming.
67 mins - Kuyt getting into his work for Liverpool, they will be throwing men forward in an attempt to get one back...Ohh Carrol goes close with a little toe poke on loose ball, he sends it over the bar though.
64 mins - The visitors make a double change to try and breathe some life into the attack, Downing and Kuyt are on, Rodriguez and Adam take a seat.
60 mins - Bolton enjoy some time with the ball, earning a couple of corners, Petrov the man who delivers them in...Plenty of numbers but no shots that time...Liverpool work up the other end but lose possession and Jose Enrique lets out his frustration on Eagles, picking up a yellow card in the process.
58 mins - Liverpool with a corner, it's the skipper who takes it...Easy save for Dogma, confident from the goalkeeper there as the Bolton fans roar their approval.
55 mins - Adam getting more involved for Liverpool here, he and Rodriguez combine to put one on target for the visitors...Time is on their side for a comeback, do they have the strike power?
53 mins - Bolton scoring early in both halves, almost felt like they've caught Liverpool off guard both times, the visitors heads still in the changing rooms.
50 mins - Bolton committing numbers forward early in the second half...GOAL! A Bolton corner goes to the back post where Wheater gets above his man, heading back towards goal, it's Steinsson who hits it on the volley and crashes it into the bottom left hand corner, a cracking strike. Video coming.
47 mins - Back underway for the second spell, teams feeling each other out. Bolton's home fans urging them on, can they bring their team home. Adam with a half chance in front of goal, he can't get it on target though.
45+2 mins - Last action of the half and Bolton have a free kick at the top of the box...Petrov and Eagles standing over it, Petrov takes it and a quality hit from the man, he beats Reina but not the post, close, video updated. That's halftime, back soon for the second spell, can Bolton hold on?
45 mins - Two added minutes as Liverpool enjoy the last scraps of possession of the half. The have a corner, Bellamy to take it, Bogdan up to task.
43 mins - A slight bit of confusion at the back for Liverpool, Ngog making himself known in the box, no drama though, Reina cleans up.
40 mins - Liverpool have more energy in their play as we close in on the halftime whistle, Bellamy playing close to the offside line, looking to sniff out another chance. End to end, long ball action at the moment, both keepers very involved.
36 mins - GOAL LIVERPOOL, it's Carrol and Bellamy combining again and this time it's the result they want...Carrol flicked a header into Bellamy's tracking run down the middle of the pitch, he made a fairly heavy first touch but managed to get there ahead of the defence and toe it under Bogdan and into the back of the net, Liverpool fighting hard. Video coming.
34 mins - Carrol and Bellamy combine through an overhead ball to get one on target for the visitors, Bogdan up to the task however, takes it comfortably.
32 mins - Video of the goal now updated, have a look. There is litter blowing across the pitch at the moment, providing more of a hassle than the Liverpool defence.
30 mins - The home fans are on their feet, they can sense a victory over Liverpool is becoming a real prospect here.
29 mins - Just as Liverpool start to get back into it, GOAL BOLTON, they have a 2-0 lead now and it's Reo-Coker who provides the finish...He received a lovely little chip ball from Eagles who made a run down the right flank, Reo-Coker was in the middle and simply tucked it past Reina for the goal, video up soon.
27 mins - Game starting to settle into a bit of a pattern, Liverpool getting more of their share of the ball and starting to ask a few questions...
23 mins - Aww, Liverpool get one on target through Andy Carrol, he receives a pinpoint ball from Gerrard and gets the header on target, solid save from Bogdan, better play from Liverpool. Video updated.
21 mins - Liverpool's best chance is down the left hand flank it seems, they work down there now and earn a free kick but can't convert it to something more.
18 mins - Here they come, Liverpool on the charge, Henderson finds the ball at his feet just outside the box, he lets rip with the shot and forces a save from Bogdan, it was straight at him however. Video updated.
14 mins - Some better stuff from the visitors, Steven Gerrard gets involved a the top of the box and start stringing some passes together with Adam, it comes to nothing however Liverpool looking more likely.
13 mins - Bolton with the early running in this one, they are playing a smart game in midfield, Petrov central to much of their play so far, Liverpool haven't really settled yet.
9 mins - Aww! Great clearance from Pepe Reina he catches the Bolton D off guard and finds Maxi Rodriguez down the left hand flank, he can't control it however using his hand to do so, unfortunately you can't do that in football, Bolton with the free kick to clear.
7 mins - Video updated of the Bolton goal as Chris Eagles goes down the byline leaving Enrique in his wake, he needed to square that one and it could've easily been 2-0. Video updated.
5 mins - Bolton have made a bright and breezy start to this one, dominating possession and making themselves known to the Liverpool midfielders, Reo-Coker with a cutting run.
3 mins- We are underway and GOAL early on for Bolton, it's Davies who weaves his way through the Liverpool defence and flicks away a left foot shot that has Reina diving to his left, he can't get a glove on it and Bolton have the early lead here at home. Video up.