Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Arsenal

Game date: Saturday 17 August 1985 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 38,261
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Hutchinson D
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Don Howe
   

Opposition lineup

John Lukic, Viv Anderson, Kenny Sansom, Steve Williams, David O'Leary, Tommy Caton, Stewart Robson, Ian Allinson, Charlie Nicholas, Tony Woodcock, Graham Rix

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.43
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 26.14
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Arsenal league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
2 Tottenham Hotspur 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
3 Leicester City 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
4 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
5 Birmingham City 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
6 Queens Park Rangers 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
7 Chelsea 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
8 Coventry City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Luton Town 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
10 Manchester City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
11 Newcastle United 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
12 Nottingham Forest 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
13 Oxford United 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
14 Sheffield Wednesday 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
15 Southampton 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
16 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
17 Ipswich Town 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
18 West Ham United 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
19 Everton 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
20 Arsenal 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
21 Aston Villa 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
22 Watford 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
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