Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Saturday 19 December 1987 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,383
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Watson JL
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Howard Wilkinson
   

Opposition lineup

Martin Hodge, Mel Sterland, Nigel Worthington, Lawrie Madden, Nigel Pearson, Mark Proctor, Mark Chamberlain, Gary Owen, Lee Chapman, Gary Megson, Brian Marwood

Opposition substitutions

Gary Owen out for Larry May 79'
Mark Chamberlain out for Colin West 79'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.12
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 27.7
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 17
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times report
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 Liverpool 19 14 5 0 44 11 9 1 0 26 3 5 4 0 18 8 47
2 Arsenal 20 12 4 4 34 15 7 1 2 22 7 5 3 2 12 8 40
3 Nottingham Forest 18 11 4 3 38 15 5 2 1 19 4 6 2 2 19 11 37
4 Manchester United 19 9 8 2 33 20 5 4 0 16 8 4 4 2 17 12 35
5 Everton 20 9 7 4 29 13 7 2 1 20 5 2 5 3 9 8 34
6 Queens Park Rangers 20 9 5 6 23 24 5 3 2 13 8 4 2 4 10 16 32
7 Wimbledon 20 7 7 6 26 23 4 5 1 15 9 3 2 5 11 14 28
8 Chelsea 19 8 3 8 28 30 6 3 0 17 9 2 0 8 11 21 27
9 West Ham United 20 6 8 6 23 25 4 4 3 13 13 2 4 3 10 12 26
10 Luton Town 19 7 4 8 26 23 4 4 3 17 11 3 0 5 9 12 25
11 Southampton 20 6 7 7 29 30 3 3 3 13 12 3 4 4 16 18 25
12 Derby County 18 6 6 6 16 19 3 3 3 8 6 3 3 3 8 13 24
13 Coventry City 20 6 6 8 21 28 2 4 4 10 17 4 2 4 11 11 24
14 Tottenham Hotspur 19 6 4 9 17 22 5 1 4 13 11 1 3 5 4 11 22
15 Newcastle United 19 5 7 7 23 29 2 3 4 8 12 3 4 3 15 17 22
16 Oxford United 20 6 4 10 22 33 5 1 4 17 16 1 3 6 5 17 22
17 Sheffield Wednesday 20 6 3 11 20 34 4 1 5 12 15 2 2 6 8 19 21
18 Portsmouth 20 4 7 9 17 36 3 4 4 12 14 1 3 5 5 22 19
19 Watford 19 4 5 10 12 24 3 2 4 7 9 1 3 6 5 15 17
20 Norwich City 20 4 3 13 14 28 2 2 5 10 14 2 1 8 4 14 15
21 Charlton Athletic 19 3 5 11 17 30 2 3 5 8 13 1 2 6 9 17 14
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