Match details

Arsenal 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 14 December 1985 at 15:00 Stadium: Highbury
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,048
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Hedges D
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Don Howe
   

Opposition lineup

John Lukic, Viv Anderson, Kenny Sansom, Paul Davis, David O'Leary, Martin Keown, Ian Allinson, Stewart Robson, Charlie Nicholas, Niall Quinn, Graham Rix

Opposition goals

Charlie Nicholas 5'
Niall Quinn 25'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.46
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 24.83
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Arsenal league position after match: 7
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Arsenal end Liverpool's 14 match unbeaten run.

Related articles

Match report from The Mail on Sunday

Related files

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 Manchester United 21 15 4 2 40 12 8 3 0 20 2 7 1 2 20 10 49
2 Liverpool 21 13 5 3 45 20 10 1 0 29 6 3 4 3 16 14 44
3 West Ham United 21 13 5 3 38 19 8 2 1 26 9 5 3 2 12 10 44
4 Chelsea 21 12 5 4 34 22 9 0 1 21 8 3 5 3 13 14 41
5 Sheffield Wednesday 21 11 5 5 32 30 6 3 1 17 15 5 2 4 15 15 38
6 Everton 21 11 4 6 45 27 6 2 2 25 10 5 2 4 20 17 37
7 Arsenal 21 10 5 6 24 25 8 2 1 15 7 2 3 5 9 18 35
8 Luton Town 21 9 6 6 35 25 6 4 1 21 7 3 2 5 14 18 33
9 Newcastle United 21 9 5 7 29 31 6 2 3 20 15 3 3 4 9 16 32
10 Nottingham Forest 21 9 3 9 33 32 6 1 4 17 15 3 2 5 16 17 30
11 Watford 21 8 5 8 37 35 7 2 1 24 9 1 3 7 13 26 29
12 Tottenham Hotspur 20 8 4 8 36 26 5 1 3 26 12 3 3 5 10 14 28
13 Queens Park Rangers 21 8 3 10 20 26 6 2 3 14 8 2 1 7 6 18 27
14 Southampton 21 6 6 9 27 30 6 4 1 19 7 0 2 8 8 23 24
15 Coventry City 21 6 6 9 26 31 3 2 5 16 15 3 4 4 10 16 24
16 Manchester City 21 5 7 9 24 29 3 4 3 14 14 2 3 6 10 15 22
17 Leicester City 22 5 7 10 28 40 3 6 2 20 18 2 1 8 8 22 22
18 Oxford United 22 4 8 10 32 46 4 4 2 19 13 0 4 8 13 33 20
19 Aston Villa 21 4 7 10 25 33 2 4 5 14 16 2 3 5 11 17 19
20 Birmingham City 20 5 2 13 12 29 4 1 5 8 10 1 1 8 4 19 17
21 Ipswich Town 21 4 3 14 17 35 3 2 6 10 16 1 1 8 7 19 15
22 West Bromwich Albion 21 1 5 15 16 52 1 3 6 8 20 0 2 9 8 32 8
Back