Match details

Liverpool 0 - 1 Everton

Game date: Saturday 18 August 1984 at 15:00 Stadium: Wembley
Competition: Charity Shield Attendance: 100,000
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Hackett KS
Manager: Joe Fagan Opposition manager: Howard Kendall

Opposition lineup

Neville Southall, Gary Stevens, John Bailey, Kevin Ratcliffe, Derek Mountfield, Peter Reid, Trevor Steven, Adrian Heath, Graeme Sharp, Paul Bracewell, Kevin Richardson

Opposition goals

Bruce Grobbelaar scored an own goal on 55'


- Paul Walsh makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.38
- Average age of the Everton starting lineup: 23.69
- The only goal of the game came after Grobbelaar had done athletically well to block Sharp's less than convincing but close-range shot in the 55th minute. The loose ball pinged from one player to another before Grobbelaar sadly misfired the pinball as he tried to recover.

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