26 Feb '12, 7pm

Football: Cardiff pay penalty as Liverpool end trophy wait

Football: Cardiff pay penalty as Liverpool end trophy wait

LONDON: Liverpool ended their six-year trophy drought here on Sunday after winning a penalty shoot-out to shatter Championship side Cardiff in the League Cup final at Wembley. The Merseysiders just about held their nerve in an error-strewn penalty decider, prevailing 3-2 after the two sides had finished locked at 2-2 after a thrilling period of extra time. The Premier League club's victory was clinched when Cardiff substitute Anthony Gerrard -- cousin of Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard -- shot wide with Cardiff's fifth and final spot-kick. The Cardiff player's miss came after Liverpool had seen Steven Gerrard's opening spot-kick saved and Charlie Adam's second blazed over the bar. But Cardiff misses from Kenny Miller, Rudy Gestede and finally Gerrard proved decisive for the brave Welsh club from the second tier of English football. The win was Liverpool's first trophy sin...

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