Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Watford

Game date: Monday 4 May 1987 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,150
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Hackett KS
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Graham Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Stephen Sherwood, Nigel Gibbs, John McClelland, David Bardsley, Kenny Jackett, Worrell Sterling, Kevin Richardson, Gary Porter, John Barnes, Luther Blissett, Mark Falco

Opposition substitutions

Worrell Sterling out for Malcolm Allen

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.8
- Average age of the Watford starting lineup: 25.54
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Watford league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Ian Rush scores in his last home game before he goes to Juventus.
- The last time Kenny Dalglish chose himself in the starting line-up.

Related files

Times report
Match programme
Gary Ablett's view in the Liverpool fan club magazine

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 40 24 8 8 72 30 14 4 1 45 10 10 4 7 27 20 80
2 Liverpool 41 23 7 11 69 39 15 3 3 43 16 8 4 8 26 23 76
3 Tottenham Hotspur 40 21 8 11 68 41 14 3 4 40 14 7 5 7 28 27 71
4 Arsenal 41 20 10 11 57 33 12 5 3 30 10 8 5 8 27 23 70
5 Luton Town 40 18 12 10 44 39 14 5 1 27 10 4 7 9 17 29 66
6 Norwich City 41 16 17 8 51 50 9 10 2 27 20 7 7 6 24 30 65
7 Nottingham Forest 41 17 11 13 62 50 11 8 1 34 13 6 3 12 28 37 62
8 Coventry City 40 17 10 13 48 43 14 2 3 33 15 3 8 10 15 28 61
9 Watford 41 17 9 15 66 54 11 5 4 37 20 6 4 11 29 34 60
10 Wimbledon 40 17 9 14 53 49 10 5 5 30 21 7 4 9 23 28 60
11 Manchester United 40 13 13 14 48 43 12 3 5 35 17 1 10 9 13 26 52
12 Sheffield Wednesday 41 13 13 15 58 57 9 7 4 39 22 4 6 11 19 35 52
13 Southampton 41 14 9 18 68 67 11 5 5 44 24 3 4 13 24 43 51
14 Chelsea 40 13 12 15 49 59 8 5 7 27 27 5 7 8 22 32 51
15 Queens Park Rangers 41 13 11 17 47 62 9 7 5 31 27 4 4 12 16 35 50
16 West Ham United 41 13 10 18 50 67 9 4 7 31 28 4 6 11 19 39 49
17 Newcastle United 41 12 11 18 46 63 10 4 7 33 29 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 Charlton Athletic 41 10 11 20 43 54 6 7 7 24 21 4 4 13 19 33 41
20 Leicester City 41 11 8 22 54 76 9 7 5 39 24 2 1 17 15 52 41
21 Manchester City 41 8 15 18 36 55 8 6 7 28 24 0 9 11 8 31 39
22 Aston Villa 41 8 12 21 44 76 7 7 7 25 25 1 5 14 19 51 36
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