Report

Liverpool 2 - 1 Aston Villa

Game date: Saturday 17 September 1983 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 34,246
Half-time score 0 - 0 Referee Hutchinson D
Manager Joe Fagan Opposition manager Tony Barton
   

Opposition lineup

Nigel Spink, Gary Williams, Colin Gibson, Allan Evans, Brendan Ormsby, Dennis Mortimer, Alan Curbishley, Paul Rideout, Peter Withe, Steve McMahon, Mark Walters

Opposition goals

Colin Gibson 85'

Opposition substitutions

Mark Walters out for Tony Morley 73'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.27
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 24.68
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Aston Villa league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Steve McMahon was sent off. "They set me up", Macca said. "Kenny got me booked and Souey got me sent off. They certainly set out to wind me up and they succeeded. They were crafty. I was wound up anyway going back to Merseyside and they did me a treat."

Other games during this season

1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 West Ham United 6 5 0 1 15 4 3 0 0 12 3 2 0 1 3 1 15
2 Southampton 6 4 2 0 8 1 2 1 0 4 0 2 1 0 4 1 14
3 Liverpool 6 4 2 0 8 3 2 1 0 4 2 2 1 0 4 1 14
4 Ipswich Town 6 4 1 1 15 4 3 0 0 11 1 1 1 1 4 3 13
5 Manchester United 6 4 0 2 10 8 2 0 1 6 3 2 0 1 4 5 12
6 Coventry City 6 3 2 1 11 11 2 1 0 5 3 1 1 1 6 8 11
7 Luton Town 6 3 1 2 14 7 2 1 0 10 3 1 0 2 4 4 10
8 Aston Villa 6 3 1 2 10 9 3 0 0 6 3 0 1 2 4 6 10
9 Nottingham Forest 6 3 1 2 10 9 1 1 1 5 5 2 0 1 5 4 10
10 Birmingham City 6 3 1 2 6 7 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 2 2 7 10
11 Arsenal 6 3 0 3 10 8 1 0 2 4 6 2 0 1 6 2 9
12 Watford 6 2 2 2 12 9 1 1 1 7 6 1 1 1 5 3 8
13 Queens Park Rangers 6 2 2 2 9 8 2 1 0 6 2 0 1 2 3 6 8
14 West Bromwich Albion 6 2 2 2 7 8 2 1 0 3 1 0 1 2 4 7 8
15 Everton 6 2 2 2 4 6 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 3 5 8
16 Notts County 6 2 0 4 8 12 1 0 2 2 7 1 0 2 6 5 6
17 Norwich City 6 1 2 3 8 8 1 0 2 5 4 0 2 1 3 4 5
18 Tottenham Hotspur 6 1 2 3 7 9 0 1 2 2 5 1 1 1 5 4 5
19 Sunderland 6 1 1 4 5 13 1 1 1 4 5 0 0 3 1 8 4
20 Stoke City 6 1 0 5 3 13 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 3 0 7 3
21 Wolves 6 0 2 4 5 14 0 2 1 3 4 0 0 3 2 10 2
22 Leicester City 6 0 0 6 2 16 0 0 3 0 10 0 0 3 2 6 0

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