Match details

Newcastle United 1 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Sunday 20 September 1987 at 15:05 Stadium: St James' Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 24,141
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: Hackett KS
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Willie McFaul
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Kelly, Neil McDonald, John Anderson, David McCreery, Peter Jackson, Glenn Roeder, Paul Stephenson, Ken Wharton, Mirandinha, Paul Goddard, Glyn Hodges

Opposition goals

Neil McDonald 60' pen

Opposition substitutions

Glyn Hodges out for Darren Jackson 57'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.29
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 26.02
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Newcastle United league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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