Match details

Manchester City 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Thursday 26 December 1985 at 14:00 Stadium: Maine Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,584
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Seville A
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: BIlly McNeill
   

Opposition lineup

Eric Nixon, Nicky Reid, Paul Power, Kenny Clements, Mick McCarthy, David Phillips, Jim Melrose, Andy May, Gordon Davies, Neil McNab, Clive Wilson

Opposition goals

Clive Wilson 61'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.49
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 26.61
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Manchester City league position after match: 15
- 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 23 15 4 4 41 16 8 3 1 20 3 7 1 3 21 13 49
2 Liverpool 23 13 6 4 46 22 10 2 0 30 7 3 4 4 16 15 45
3 West Ham United 23 13 6 4 38 20 8 2 1 26 9 5 4 3 12 11 45
4 Chelsea 22 13 5 4 36 23 9 0 1 21 8 4 5 3 15 15 44
5 Everton 23 13 4 6 51 29 7 2 2 28 11 6 2 4 23 18 43
6 Sheffield Wednesday 23 12 6 5 37 34 7 4 1 22 19 5 2 4 15 15 42
7 Arsenal 22 11 5 6 25 25 8 2 1 15 7 3 3 5 10 18 38
8 Luton Town 23 10 7 6 37 26 6 5 1 21 7 4 2 5 16 19 37
9 Tottenham Hotspur 22 10 4 8 39 26 7 1 3 29 12 3 3 5 10 14 34
10 Newcastle United 23 9 7 7 32 34 6 2 3 20 15 3 5 4 12 19 34
11 Nottingham Forest 23 10 3 10 35 35 6 1 4 17 15 4 2 6 18 20 33
12 Watford 22 8 5 9 38 38 7 2 1 24 9 1 3 8 14 29 29
13 Southampton 23 7 6 10 30 34 7 4 1 22 8 0 2 9 8 26 27
14 Queens Park Rangers 22 8 3 11 20 27 6 2 4 14 9 2 1 7 6 18 27
15 Manchester City 23 6 7 10 27 32 4 4 3 15 14 2 3 7 12 18 25
16 Leicester City 23 6 7 10 31 41 4 6 2 23 19 2 1 8 8 22 25
17 Coventry City 23 6 6 11 27 35 3 2 7 17 19 3 4 4 10 16 24
18 Oxford United 23 5 8 10 35 46 5 4 2 22 13 0 4 8 13 33 23
19 Aston Villa 23 5 7 11 27 36 2 4 5 14 16 3 3 6 13 20 22
20 Ipswich Town 23 5 3 15 18 37 3 2 6 10 16 2 1 9 8 21 18
21 Birmingham City 22 5 2 15 13 32 4 1 7 9 13 1 1 8 4 19 17
22 West Bromwich Albion 23 2 5 16 20 55 2 3 7 12 23 0 2 9 8 32 11
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