Liverpool v Wigan
Not many people would expect Liverpool to get beat in this game, and with this performance it showed why. It was a comfortable 2-0 victory for Liverpool and this result gives a boost for the players ahead of the Champions League semi final match against Chelsea. You can catch live champions league action online with your membership. Wigan will not be happy with their 2-0 drubbing and slip further into the relegation scrap.It was a Kuyt double that made it comfortable for Liverpool. The first goal came in the 30th minute when Jermaine Pennant swung an excellent cross from left hand side that Kuyt got onto to pass Filan in Wigan’s goal. The second came from Riise who played in Bellamy with a clever back-heel the ball popped up to Kuyt who swivelled and drove the ball into the bottom corner past Filan. Man Of the Match was the double hitter Dirk Kuyt.
This result means Liverpool, now sit very comfortable with 3rd place in the English Premier League especially after Arsenal’s draw with Spurs. They now focus all their attention on the Champions League match against Chelsea. Wigan similar to Fulham are now looking over their shoulder and are in desperate need of some points. They sit 16th only 2 points away from Charlton, and needing a victory soon. They have a huge match lined up against West Ham that can change the standings significantly.
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