Match details

Liverpool 0 - 1 Manchester United

Game date: Friday 26 December 1986 at 12:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,663
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Allison DB
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Alex Ferguson
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Walsh, John Sivebæk, Colin Gibson, Norman Whiteside, Kevin Moran, Mike Duxbury, Bryan Robson, Gordon Strachan, Frank Stapleton, Peter Davenport, Jesper Olsen

Opposition goals

Norman Whiteside 78'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.06
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 26.53
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Manchester United league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times report
Dalglish - my decision!
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 Arsenal 21 12 6 3 35 11 7 3 0 18 3 5 3 3 17 8 42
2 Everton 21 11 5 5 38 19 6 3 1 20 7 5 2 4 18 12 38
3 Nottingham Forest 21 11 3 7 43 29 7 3 0 22 6 4 0 7 21 23 36
4 Liverpool 21 10 5 6 39 23 6 3 2 23 9 4 2 4 16 14 35
5 Tottenham Hotspur 21 10 5 6 32 23 5 3 3 16 11 5 2 3 16 12 35
6 Norwich City 21 9 7 5 30 31 7 3 1 18 12 2 4 4 12 19 34
7 Sheffield Wednesday 21 8 8 5 36 30 6 4 0 24 11 2 4 5 12 19 32
8 Luton Town 21 9 5 7 22 21 7 3 1 14 6 2 2 6 8 15 32
9 West Ham United 21 8 7 6 31 36 5 2 3 18 16 3 5 3 13 20 31
10 Coventry City 20 8 6 6 20 19 7 2 1 14 6 1 4 5 6 13 30
11 Watford 21 8 5 8 37 28 6 2 2 22 9 2 3 6 15 19 29
12 Wimbledon 21 9 2 10 27 26 5 2 4 15 12 4 0 6 12 14 29
13 Oxford United 21 6 8 7 25 35 5 4 1 18 12 1 4 6 7 23 26
14 Manchester United 21 6 7 8 26 25 5 2 3 18 11 1 5 5 8 14 25
15 Queens Park Rangers 21 6 6 9 22 27 5 3 3 17 14 1 3 6 5 13 24
16 Southampton 20 7 3 10 35 41 5 1 4 19 16 2 2 6 16 25 24
17 Aston Villa 21 6 5 10 29 43 5 2 4 16 18 1 3 6 13 25 23
18 Manchester City 21 5 7 9 22 28 5 3 3 17 13 0 4 6 5 15 22
19 Leicester City 21 5 6 10 23 33 3 5 3 16 15 2 1 7 7 18 21
20 Newcastle United 21 5 6 10 23 35 4 2 5 16 18 1 4 5 7 17 21
21 Charlton Athletic 21 5 5 11 19 32 2 4 4 10 13 3 1 7 9 19 20
22 Chelsea 21 4 7 10 21 40 1 3 6 6 20 3 4 4 15 20 19
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