Match details

Nottingham Forest 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 2 April 1988 at 15:00 Stadium: City Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 29,188
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Barratt KP
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Brian Clough
   

Opposition lineup

Steve Sutton, Steve Chettle, Stuart Pearce, Des Walker, Colin Foster, Terry Wilson, Gary Crosby, Neil Webb, Nigel Clough, Paul Wilkinson, Brian Rice

Opposition goals

Alan Hansen scored an own goal on 24'
Neil Webb 59'

Notes

- Bruce Grobbelaar saved a penalty from Nigel Clough on 47'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.28
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 23.29
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Nottingham Forest league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times and Sunday Times reports
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 Liverpool 32 23 7 2 70 17 13 2 0 38 4 10 5 2 32 13 76
2 Manchester United 34 18 11 5 55 32 10 5 1 30 14 8 6 4 25 18 65
3 Nottingham Forest 32 17 9 6 57 29 9 4 2 32 13 8 5 4 25 16 60
4 Everton 33 17 9 7 46 21 13 3 1 30 7 4 6 6 16 14 60
5 Queens Park Rangers 33 17 7 9 40 32 11 3 4 27 13 6 4 5 13 19 58
6 Arsenal 33 15 10 8 47 29 10 3 4 32 14 5 7 4 15 15 55
7 Wimbledon 33 13 11 9 50 38 8 6 2 26 13 5 5 7 24 25 50
8 Sheffield Wednesday 34 14 4 16 41 54 10 1 7 23 22 4 3 9 18 32 46
9 Coventry City 33 11 10 12 40 48 5 6 5 21 23 6 4 7 19 25 43
10 Tottenham Hotspur 36 11 10 15 35 43 8 5 6 24 22 3 5 9 11 21 43
11 Newcastle United 32 10 12 10 42 44 6 5 5 23 20 4 7 5 19 24 42
12 Norwich City 34 12 6 16 36 43 7 3 7 24 23 5 3 9 12 20 42
13 Luton Town 30 12 5 13 44 43 9 4 3 33 16 3 1 10 11 27 41
14 Southampton 34 10 11 13 41 46 4 7 6 20 22 6 4 7 21 24 41
15 West Ham United 33 8 12 13 33 45 5 7 4 18 18 3 5 9 15 27 36
16 Chelsea 35 8 12 15 44 60 6 9 2 21 15 2 3 13 23 45 36
17 Derby County 34 8 11 15 30 40 4 6 6 14 14 4 5 9 16 26 35
18 Portsmouth 33 7 12 14 29 52 4 7 6 18 22 3 5 8 11 30 33
19 Charlton Athletic 34 7 11 16 32 49 5 6 6 19 20 2 5 10 13 29 32
20 Oxford United 33 6 11 16 39 63 5 5 6 23 28 1 6 10 16 35 29
21 Watford 33 5 9 19 20 43 3 3 11 10 22 2 6 8 10 21 24
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