Found May 19, 2013 on NESN.com:
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Philippe Coutinho‘s stunning 25-yard strike sealed Liverpool’s 1-0 victory over QPR as Anfield waved an emotional farewell to Jamie Carragher on the final day of the season at Anfield. The result was the perfect send-off for Carragher, who played the 737th and final game of his glittering 17-year Liverpool career. The Reds stalwart came within inches of a dream finale when his brilliant second-half effort from distance rattled the post. Jordon Ibe enjoyed an encouraging senior debut and this was epitomized by his first-half assist for the opening goal. Just two minutes into the encounter, Coutinho was unfortunate to be foiled by a refereeing decision when his attempt was deemed to not have been a goal. The unmarked Brazilian met a Stewart Downing corner with a header that appeared to cross the line before it was cleared, although appeals for an opener were ignored. Reminiscent of recent fixtures, Coutinho was an influential force yet again and created a chance for himself in the 18t...
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