Rarely tested beyond a smart stop from a Carroll overhead kick in the first half.
Never looked flustered against the tricky Suarez. Made several blocks in the box and refused to allow the Uruguayan to put the ball through his legs despite numerous attempts.
Kept Rodriguez quiet and showed plenty of intent to get forward in support of attacks. Provided a fine assist for Graham late on.
Defended intelligently against Downing, forcing the winger onto his right foot and made some brilliant interceptions late in the second half.
Rarely troubled in the face of Carroll's physicality and stayed tight to Suarez.
Struggled to get involved as often in the second half after an indifferent first. At the heart of a lot of good the Swans did but showed a tendency to misplace passes.
Knitted the Swans play together brilliantly and showed real composure when pressure.
A real threat down the Swansea right and didn't give Glen Johnson a moment's peace in possession.
Passed typically well in the middle to pull Liverpool's midfield out of position.
Not as incisive as he has so often been but tidy on the ball and rarely wasted a pass.
Missed a gilt-edged chance in the first half and struggled to provide the finish for some fine Swansea possession until 5 minutes from time when he coolly slotted home.
Made several smart stops and ensured that Reina's absence was not keenly felt.
Looked uncomofrtable coming forward from the left side and had his attacking instinct blunted for that reason.
Had the potential to struggle against Swansea's late runs into the box but looked composed at the heart of the Reds' defense.
Did well up against Sinclair but did not emulate the runs from the back which Johnson often provides from that position.
Liverpool's best defender on the day. Made several notable interceptions and some trademark bursts forward from the back.
Neat and tidy as always and showed good energy to press Swansea's fluid midfield.
Forced onto his right foot consistently by Taylor and posed absolutely no threat as a result.
Suffered most from his team's lack of fluency and was unable to make the dangerous late runs which characterize his game.
Made some rash challenges in the first half and failed to dominate possession in the middle.
Failed to carry on the form of recent games and was marshaled well by the Swans' defenders.
Muted in the first half though improved in the second. Came up against a stubborn Swansea defense but constantly tried to create.