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Last Updated: Sunday December 02 2007 17:38 GMT

Win over Bolton puts Reds third

Sami Hyypia of Liverpool scores the opening goal

Liverpool have moved up to third place in the table after beating Bolton 4-0 at Anfield.

Captain Steven Gerrard created both first-half goals, for Sami Hyppia and then Fernando Torres.

Gerrard scored the third goal himself from a second-half penalty after Abdoulaye Meite fouled Peter Crouch and Ryan Babel knocked in the fourth.

Later Sebastian Larsson scored one of the goals of the season as Birmingham beat Tottenham 3-2.

Birmingham's Sebastian Larsson
Birmingham's Sebastian Larsson
The Swedish midfielder smashed in a loose ball from 25 yards to earn new Blues boss Alex McCleish a win in his first match in charge.

Robbie Keane netted both goals for Spurs - and was sent off - while Gary McSheffrey and Cameron Jerome were also on target for Birmingham.



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