Report

Liverpool 4 - 3 Watford

Game date: Friday 17 May 1985 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 29,130
Half-time score 0 - 2
Manager Joe Fagan Opposition manager Graham Taylor
   

Starting lineup

1 Bruce Grobbelaar Bruce Grobbelaar 
2 Phil Neal Phil Neal (c)
3 Jim Beglin Jim Beglin 
4 Kevin MacDonald Kevin MacDonald 
5 Steve Nicol Steve Nicol 
6 Alan Hansen Alan Hansen 
7 Kenny Dalglish Kenny Dalglish 
8 Ronnie Whelan Ronnie Whelan 
9 Ian Rush Ian Rush 
10 Paul Walsh Paul Walsh 
11 John Wark John Wark 

Subs

12 Jan Mølby Jan Mølby

Goals

Ian Rush 52'
Kenny Dalglish 57'
John Wark 59' pen
Ian Rush 81'

Substitutions

Kenny Dalglish out for Jan Mølby 87'

Opposition lineup

Tony Coton, Nigel Gibbs, Wilf Rostron, Leslie Taylor, Steve Terry, John McClelland, Nigel Callaghan, John Barnes, Colin West, Kenny Jackett, Gary Porter

Opposition goals

John Barnes
Colin West
Jim Beglin scored an own goal

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.66
- Average age of the Watford starting lineup: 23.84
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Watford league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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 Everton 39 27 6 6 86 37 15 3 2 57 17 12 3 4 29 20 87
2 Tottenham Hotspur 42 23 8 11 78 51 11 3 7 46 31 12 5 4 32 20 77
3 Manchester United 42 22 10 10 77 47 13 6 2 47 13 9 4 8 30 34 76
4 Liverpool 40 21 11 8 65 34 12 4 5 36 19 9 7 3 29 15 74
5 Southampton 42 19 11 12 56 47 13 4 4 29 18 6 7 8 27 29 68
6 Chelsea 42 18 12 12 63 48 13 3 5 38 20 5 9 7 25 28 66
7 Arsenal 42 19 9 14 61 49 14 5 2 37 14 5 4 12 24 35 66
8 Sheffield Wednesday 42 17 14 11 58 45 12 7 2 39 21 5 7 9 19 24 65
9 Nottingham Forest 42 19 7 16 56 48 13 4 4 35 18 6 3 12 21 30 64
10 Aston Villa 42 15 11 16 60 60 10 7 4 34 20 5 4 12 26 40 56
11 Watford 42 14 13 15 81 71 10 5 6 48 30 4 8 9 33 41 55
12 West Bromwich Albion 42 16 7 19 58 62 11 4 6 36 23 5 3 13 22 39 55
13 Newcastle United 42 13 13 16 55 70 11 4 6 33 26 2 9 10 22 44 52
14 Luton Town 40 14 9 17 55 60 11 5 4 38 22 3 4 13 17 38 51
15 Leicester City 42 15 6 21 65 73 10 4 7 39 25 5 2 14 26 48 51
16 West Ham United 41 13 12 16 51 65 7 8 5 27 20 6 4 11 24 45 51
17 Ipswich Town 42 13 11 18 46 57 8 7 6 27 20 5 4 12 19 37 50
18 Queens Park Rangers 42 13 11 18 53 72 11 6 4 41 30 2 5 14 12 42 50
19 Norwich City 42 13 10 19 46 64 9 6 6 28 24 4 4 13 18 40 49
20 Coventry City 40 13 5 22 42 63 9 3 7 24 21 4 2 15 18 42 44
21 Sunderland 42 10 10 22 40 62 7 6 8 20 26 3 4 14 20 36 40
22 Stoke City 42 3 8 31 24 91 3 3 15 18 41 0 5 16 6 50 17

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