Wigan Athletic 0 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 4 October 1989 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: League Cup 2nd round 2L Attendance: 17,954
Half-time score 0 - 0
Manager Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager Bryan Hamilton

Opposition lineup

Nigel Adkins, Steve Senior, Allen Tankard, Neill Rimmer, Dave Thompson, Andy Pilling, Bryan Griffiths, Mark Hilditch, Peter Atherton, Don Page, Paul Beesley

Opposition substitutions

Dave Thompson out for James Carberry
Mark Hilditch out for Darren Patterson


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.24
- Average age of the Wigan Athletic starting lineup: 24.01
Liverpool’s away game was played at Anfield because Springfield Park was not playable.
- Steve Staunton is the only Liverpool player to score a hat trick after coming on as a sub.

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