Match details

Watford 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 14 May 1983 at 15:00 Stadium: Vicarage Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 27,173
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Grey AW
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Graham Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Stephen Sherwood, Pat Rice, Wilf Rostron, Paul Franklin, Steve Sims, Kenny Jackett, Martin Patching, Nigel Callaghan, John Barnes, Luther Blissett, Worrell Sterling

Opposition goals

Martin Patching 40'
Luther Blissett 49'

Opposition substitutions

Steve Sims out for Jan Lohman 68'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.44
- Average age of the Watford starting lineup: 24.09
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Watford league position after match: 2
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

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Your most exciting players of the year! - Shoot! cover
Paisley's wit reigns- Fan club magazine
Match programme

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 Liverpool 42 24 10 8 87 37 16 4 1 55 16 8 6 7 32 21 82
2 Watford 42 22 5 15 74 57 16 2 3 49 20 6 3 12 25 37 71
3 Manchester United 42 19 13 10 56 38 14 7 0 39 10 5 6 10 17 28 70
4 Tottenham Hotspur 42 20 9 13 65 50 15 4 2 50 15 5 5 11 15 35 69
5 Nottingham Forest 42 20 9 13 62 50 12 5 4 34 18 8 4 9 28 32 69
6 Aston Villa 42 21 5 16 62 50 17 2 2 47 15 4 3 14 15 35 68
7 Everton 42 18 10 14 66 48 13 6 2 43 19 5 4 12 23 29 64
8 West Ham United 42 20 4 18 68 62 13 3 5 41 23 7 1 13 27 39 64
9 Ipswich Town 42 15 13 14 64 50 11 3 7 39 23 4 10 7 25 27 58
10 Arsenal 42 16 10 16 58 56 11 6 4 36 19 5 4 12 22 37 58
11 West Bromwich Albion 42 15 12 15 51 49 11 5 5 35 20 4 7 10 16 29 57
12 Southampton 42 15 12 15 54 58 11 5 5 36 22 4 7 10 18 36 57
13 Stoke City 42 16 9 17 53 64 13 4 4 34 21 3 5 13 19 43 57
14 Norwich City 42 14 12 16 52 58 10 6 5 30 18 4 6 11 22 40 54
15 Notts County 42 15 7 20 55 71 12 4 5 37 25 3 3 15 18 46 52
16 Sunderland 42 12 14 16 48 61 7 10 4 30 22 5 4 12 18 39 50
17 Birmingham City 42 12 14 16 40 55 9 7 5 29 24 3 7 11 11 31 50
18 Luton Town 42 12 13 17 65 84 7 7 7 34 33 5 6 10 31 51 49
19 Coventry City 42 13 9 20 48 59 10 5 6 29 17 3 4 14 19 42 48
20 Manchester City 42 13 8 21 47 70 9 5 7 26 23 4 3 14 21 47 47
21 Swansea City 42 10 11 21 51 69 10 4 7 32 29 0 7 14 19 40 41
22 Brighton & Hove Albion 42 9 13 20 38 68 8 7 6 25 22 1 6 14 13 46 40
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