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Liverpool disallowed 'goal' tainted last FA Cup final experience against Chelsea

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FA CUP FINAL LIVE: All the build-up and full match coverage from Wembley of Liverpool v Chelsea READ MORE: John Terry sends Chelsea message to Liverpool ahead of FA Cup final Steven Gerrard had been confident of cup success and conceded that it would go some way to making up for a well below-par league campaign.

When Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool side take to the Wembley turf to face Chelsea in the FA Cup Final for the first time under the German manager, it will not only provide an opportunity to win the famous old trophy for the eighth time but also exorcise some demons from a decade ago.

Liverpool starting XI against Chelsea in FA CUP Final, May 2, 2012: Reina, Skrtel, Agger, Enrique, Henderson, Spearing (54), Bellamy (76), Gerrard, Downing, Suarez.

But Liverpool's league form had been a major disappointment.

The Reds' last appearance in the world's oldest knockout competition was against the same opposition, as club legend Sir Kenny Dalglish helped steer his side to their second cup final of the 2011/12 season in his second spell at the club.

Having been brought in to steady the ship after Roy Hodgson's disastrous Anfield tenure, King Kenny had already added the League Cup to his previous list of Anfield honours and was looking to complete a domestic cup double, just as Gerard Houllier had in 2001.

He said: "The FA Cup is special, but we got a taste of success from winning the Carling Cup.
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