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   Wednesday, 8 January, 2003, 19:14 GMT
Blades too sharp for Liverpool
Worthington Cup semi-final, first leg
Sheffield United 2-1 Liverpool

Sheffield United's Carl Asaba fires a chance over under challenge from Liverpool's Stephane Henchoz
Carl Asaba gets a sight of Liverpool's goal and fires past the sliding Stephane Henchoz but over the bar

Neil Mellor scores his first senior goal for Liverpool against Sheffeild United
Liverpool break the deadlock on 35 minutes, Neil Mellor stealing in to notch his first senior goal for the Reds

Neil Mellor of Liverpool is congratulated by El Hadji Diouf
20-year-old Mellor celebrates with team-mate El Hadji Diouf as Liverpool head into the break a goal in front

Liverpool keeper Chirs Kirkland lies on the ground receiving treatment after a tackle by Michael Brown
A second-half tackle by Sheff Utd's Michael Brown on Chris Kirkland leaves the Liverpool keeper in agony

Michael Tonge scores and then celebrates the equaliser against Liverpool
Liverpool sit on their slender lead but are punished when the Blades strike back through Michael Tonge

Michael Tonge scores his second goal aginst Liverpool
Tonge is again given space on the edge of the box and fires Sheff Utd into a decisive lead with 10 minutes left

A fan jumps on Sheffield Utd's Wayne Quinn in celebration as Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier looks despondent after defeat
Contrasting emotions as Blades fans and players rejoice whilst Liverpool boss Gerard Houllier rues defeat

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