Match details

Coventry City 1 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 29 August 1987 at 15:00 Stadium: Highfield Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 27,637
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Cooper K ( Wales)
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: John Sillett
   

Opposition lineup

Steve Ogrizovic, Brian Borrows, Greg Downs, Brian Kilcline, Trevor Peake, Dave Bennett, Nick Pickering, Lloyd McGrath, Micky Gynn, Cyrille Regis, David Speedie

Opposition goals

Cyrille Regis 89'

Opposition substitutions

Greg Downs out for David Phillips 46'
Micky Gynn out for Keith Houchen 59'

Notes

- Peter Beardsley scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.95
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 27.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Coventry City league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related articles

From Kenny Dalglish's diary

Related files

Times report
Nicol's verdict in the Liverpool fan club magazine
Match programme
Match ticket

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 Queens Park Rangers 4 3 1 0 7 1 1 1 0 3 1 2 0 0 4 0 10
2 Nottingham Forest 4 3 1 0 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 2 0 0 3 1 10
3 Chelsea 4 3 0 1 8 2 2 0 0 5 1 1 0 1 3 1 9
4 Everton 4 2 2 0 6 1 2 0 0 5 0 0 2 0 1 1 8
5 Manchester United 4 2 2 0 7 3 1 1 0 2 0 1 1 0 5 3 8
6 Tottenham Hotspur 4 2 1 1 6 4 2 0 0 4 1 0 1 1 2 3 7
7 Liverpool 2 2 0 0 6 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 6 2 6
8 Coventry City 4 2 0 2 5 8 1 0 1 3 5 1 0 1 2 3 6
9 Oxford United 3 1 2 0 6 4 1 0 0 4 2 0 2 0 2 2 5
10 Southampton 4 1 2 1 5 5 0 1 1 2 3 1 1 0 3 2 5
11 Wimbledon 4 1 2 1 3 3 0 2 0 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 5
12 Arsenal 4 1 1 2 7 4 1 0 1 7 2 0 1 1 0 2 4
13 Derby County 3 1 1 1 2 2 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 4
14 West Ham United 3 1 1 1 4 5 1 0 1 2 3 0 1 0 2 2 4
15 Watford 4 1 1 2 2 4 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 3 4
16 Norwich City 4 1 0 3 3 5 1 0 1 3 2 0 0 2 0 3 3
17 Newcastle United 3 1 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 3
18 Luton Town 4 0 1 3 2 7 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 2 0 4 1
19 Sheffield Wednesday 4 0 1 3 2 8 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 2 1 6 1
20 Portsmouth 4 0 1 3 4 15 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 2 2 10 1
21 Charlton Athletic 2 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 2 2 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
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