Match details

Coventry City 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 2 May 1987 at 15:00 Stadium: Highfield Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 26,709
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Buksh AN
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: George Curtis
   

Opposition lineup

Steve Ogrizovic, Brian Borrows, Greg Downs, Lloyd McGrath, Brian Kilcline, Trevor Peake, Dave Bennett, David Phillips, Cyrille Regis, Keith Houchen, Nick Pickering

Opposition goals

Nick Pickering 49'

Opposition substitutions

Keith Houchen out for Micky Gynn 60'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.46
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 26.64
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Coventry City league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times and Sunday Times report
Gary Ablett's view in the Liverpool fan club magazine
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 Everton 39 23 8 8 71 30 14 4 1 45 10 9 4 7 26 20 77
2 Liverpool 40 22 7 11 68 39 14 3 3 42 16 8 4 8 26 23 73
3 Tottenham Hotspur 39 20 8 11 64 41 13 3 4 36 14 7 5 7 28 27 68
4 Arsenal 40 19 10 11 53 32 12 5 3 30 10 7 5 8 23 22 67
5 Luton Town 40 18 12 10 44 39 14 5 1 27 10 4 7 9 17 29 66
6 Norwich City 40 16 17 7 51 49 9 10 1 27 19 7 7 6 24 30 65
7 Nottingham Forest 40 17 11 12 62 49 11 8 1 34 13 6 3 11 28 36 62
8 Watford 40 17 9 14 66 53 11 5 4 37 20 6 4 10 29 33 60
9 Coventry City 39 17 9 13 47 42 14 2 3 33 15 3 7 10 14 27 60
10 Wimbledon 40 17 9 14 53 49 10 5 5 30 21 7 4 9 23 28 60
11 Manchester United 39 13 13 13 48 39 12 3 5 35 17 1 10 8 13 22 52
12 Chelsea 40 13 12 15 49 59 8 5 7 27 27 5 7 8 22 32 51
13 Queens Park Rangers 40 13 11 16 46 58 9 7 4 30 23 4 4 12 16 35 50
14 Sheffield Wednesday 40 12 13 15 56 56 9 7 4 39 22 3 6 11 17 34 49
15 West Ham United 40 13 10 17 50 66 9 4 7 31 28 4 6 10 19 38 49
16 Southampton 40 13 9 18 67 67 10 5 5 43 24 3 4 13 24 43 48
17 Newcastle United 40 12 11 17 46 60 10 4 6 33 26 2 7 11 13 34 47
18 Oxford United 40 10 12 18 41 67 8 7 5 30 25 2 5 13 11 42 42
19 Leicester City 40 11 7 22 53 75 9 6 5 38 23 2 1 17 15 52 40
20 Charlton Athletic 40 9 11 20 40 54 6 7 7 24 21 3 4 13 16 33 38
21 Manchester City 40 7 15 18 35 55 7 6 7 27 24 0 9 11 8 31 36
22 Aston Villa 40 8 12 20 43 74 7 7 6 24 23 1 5 14 19 51 36
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