2d PA Sport

Liverpool beat Boro to seal top-four finish

Liverpool secured a return to the Champions League after overcoming some early nerves in their final-day decider to beat Middlesbrough.

  • KO
    • First Half begins.
  • 45+1
    • Georginio Wijnaldum Goal
  • HT
    • Halftime
  • 51
    • Philippe Coutinho Goal - Free-kick
  • 56
    • Adam Lallana Goal
  • 56
    • Rudy Gestede Yellow Card
  • 73
    • On: Daniel Ayala | Off: Fabio
  • 73
    • On: Álvaro Negredo | Off: Rudy Gestede
  • 79
    • On: Lucas | Off: Roberto Firmino
  • 82
    • On: Divock Origi | Off: Daniel Sturridge
  • 86
    • On: Alberto Moreno | Off: James Milner
  • FT
    • End Regular Time
Liverpool Logo Liverpool LIV Middlesbrough MID Middlesbrough Logo
Liverpool
No. Name
Saves 3
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 4
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 5
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
86' 18  Alberto Moreno
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 2
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
20 Adam Lallana  56'
Goals 1
  • Shots 3
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 1
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 1
  • Shots 5
  • 3 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
5 Georginio Wijnaldum  45'+1'
Goals 1
  • Shots 4
  • 1 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 4
  • 2 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assist 1
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
79' 21  Lucas
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 1
  • 1 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 5
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 2 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
82' 27  Divock Origi
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Substitutes
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Saves 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red
Goals 0
  • Shots 0
  • 0 Shots on Target
  • Fouls Committed 0
  • 0 Fouls Against
  • Assists 0
  • Offsides 0
  • Discipline
    • 0 Yellow
    • 0 Red

Game Information

  • VENUE: Anfield
  • ,
  • ATTENDANCE: 53,191

Match Commentary

90' Match ends, Liverpool 3, Middlesbrough 0.
90' Match ends, Liverpool 3, Middlesbrough 0.
90' Second Half ends, Liverpool 3, Middlesbrough 0.

Match Stats

LIV
MID

Possession

74% 26%

Shots (on Goal)

25 (10)
8 (2)
LIV MID
13 Fouls 8
0 Yellow Cards 1
0 Red Cards 0
1 Offsides 0
3 Corner Kicks 3
2 Saves 7

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English Premier League Standings

POS Team GP GD PTS
1 Chelsea 38 +52 93
2 Tottenham Hotspur 38 +60 86
3 Manchester City 38 +41 78
4 Liverpool 38 +36 76
5 Arsenal 38 +33 75
6 Manchester United 38 +25 69
7 Everton 38 +18 61
8 Southampton 38 -7 46
9 AFC Bournemouth 38 -12 46
10 West Bromwich Albion 38 -8 45
11 West Ham United 38 -17 45
12 Leicester City 38 -15 44
13 Stoke City 38 -15 44
14 Crystal Palace 38 -13 41
15 Swansea City 38 -25 41
16 Burnley 38 -16 40
17 Watford 38 -28 40
18 Hull City 38 -43 34
19 Middlesbrough 38 -26 28
20 Sunderland 38 -40 24

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