Match details

Liverpool 6 - 0 Luton Town

Game date: Saturday 29 October 1983 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 31,940
Half - time score: 4 - 0 Referee: Key JM
Manager: Joe Fagan Opposition manager: David Pleat
   

Opposition lineup

Les Sealey, Kirk Stephens, Mitchell Thomas, Brian Horton, Paul Elliott, Mal Donaghy, Ricky Hill, Brian Stein, Paul Walsh, Wayne Turner, Raddy Antic

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.25
- Average age of the Luton Town starting lineup: 25.69
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Luton Town league position after match: 7
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Ian Rush scores 5 goals, one of five players in LFC's history to accomplish that feat in one game.

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Match programme
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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 Manchester United 11 8 1 2 21 11 5 0 1 13 3 3 1 1 8 8 25
2 Liverpool 11 7 2 2 18 6 3 1 1 10 3 4 1 1 8 3 23
3 Queens Park Rangers 11 6 2 3 20 9 3 1 1 8 3 3 1 2 12 6 20
4 West Ham United 11 6 2 3 20 10 4 1 1 16 6 2 1 2 4 4 20
5 Southampton 10 6 2 2 13 7 4 1 0 8 2 2 1 2 5 5 20
6 Tottenham Hotspur 11 6 2 3 17 14 2 1 2 5 6 4 1 1 12 8 20
7 Luton Town 11 6 1 4 19 15 4 1 0 14 4 2 0 4 5 11 19
8 Arsenal 11 6 0 5 23 14 3 0 3 11 8 3 0 2 12 6 18
9 Ipswich Town 11 5 2 4 22 14 3 1 2 14 7 2 1 2 8 7 17
10 Coventry City 11 5 2 4 17 17 2 1 2 7 7 3 1 2 10 10 17
11 Nottingham Forest 11 5 2 4 17 17 3 2 1 10 7 2 0 3 7 10 17
12 West Bromwich Albion 11 5 2 4 16 17 3 1 1 6 3 2 1 3 10 14 17
13 Birmingham City 11 5 2 4 11 12 4 0 1 6 2 1 2 3 5 10 17
14 Aston Villa 11 5 2 4 15 17 5 0 1 10 9 0 2 3 5 8 17
15 Everton 11 4 3 4 7 10 2 2 2 3 3 2 1 2 4 7 15
16 Norwich City 12 3 4 5 17 19 2 1 3 11 11 1 3 2 6 8 13
17 Sunderland 11 3 3 5 10 17 2 2 2 7 8 1 1 3 3 9 12
18 Watford 11 2 3 6 15 18 1 2 3 10 12 1 1 3 5 6 9
19 Stoke City 11 2 3 6 12 22 2 0 3 7 10 0 3 3 5 12 9
20 Notts County 11 2 1 8 10 21 1 1 3 3 9 1 0 5 7 12 7
21 Leicester City 11 1 2 8 8 23 1 1 3 4 12 0 1 5 4 11 5
22 Wolves 11 0 3 8 8 26 0 3 3 6 12 0 0 5 2 14 3
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