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97th minute Skrtel equaliser earns Liverpool a point against Arsenal

There was late drama at Anfield.

LIVERPOOL DOMINATED MUCH of the first half at Anfield so it was no surprise when Philippe Coutinho popped up to fire the home side into a deserved lead against Arsenal just before half time.

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However, the Anfield faithful had barely retaken their seats when the Gunners levelled after some schoolboy defending in front of the Kop, Mathieu Debuchy heading home from close range:


The visitors then took the lead on 63 minutes when Olivier Giroud powered the ball home through Brad Jones’ legs:

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However, Liverpool were not to be denied and in the 97th minute of injury time, Martin Skrtel – whose injury caused the additional time – found the back of the net to give Liverpool a point.


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