Match details

Arsenal 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Sunday 5 April 1987 at 15:15 Stadium: Wembley
Competition: League Cup Final Attendance: 96,000
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Shapter LC
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: George Graham

Opposition lineup

John Lukic, Viv Anderson, Kenny Sansom, Steve Williams, David O'Leary, Tony Adams, David Rocastle, Paul Davis, Niall Quinn, Charlie Nicholas, Martin Hayes

Opposition goals

Charlie Nicholas 30'
Charlie Nicholas 82'

Opposition substitutions

Niall Quinn out for Perry Groves
Martin Hayes out for Michael Thomas


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.24
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 25.06

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