Andy Carroll’s stoppage-time goal gave 10-man Liverpool a 3-2 win at Blackburn and kept the home team in the Premier League’s relegation zone.
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Fernando Torres ended a five-month goal drought with two strikes in Chelsea’s 5-2 win against Leicester City in the quarterfinals of English soccer’s F.A. Cup. His former team Liverpool beat Stoke City 2-1 to advance.
Maxi Rodriguez scored three goals as Liverpool routed Fulham 5-2 to boost its chances of playing in soccer’s Europa League next season.
Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-1 to send the Blues to a second straight home loss in the Premier League as Glen Johnson got a late winner against his former team.
Liverpool beat Chelsea 2-0 to reach the semifinals of English soccer’s Carling Cup, while a Sergio Aguero goal gave Manchester City a 1-0 victory against Arsenal.
Liverpool manager Roy Hodgson hailed a “famous victory” at Bolton yesterday that lifted the Reds out of the relegation positions in soccer’s Premier League.
Liverpool won 1-0 at Bolton today to climb out of the relegation positions in English soccer’s Premier League. Newcastle defeated 10-man Sunderland 5-1.
Dimitar Berbatov scored three goals as Manchester United joined Manchester City atop the Premier League with a 5-0 win over Wigan. City was held 0-0 by West Bromwich Albion.