Match details

Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 5 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 7 May 1988 at 15:00 Stadium: Hillsborough
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,893
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: Shaw D
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Howard Wilkinson
   

Opposition lineup

Kevin Pressman, Mel Sterland, Nigel Worthington, Lawrie Madden, Larry May, Siggi Jónsson, Mark Proctor, Gary Megson, Colin West, Lee Chapman, David Hirst

Opposition goals

David Hirst 89'

Opposition substitutions

Colin West out for Tony Galvin 46'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.3
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 26.16
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 10
- 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 39 26 11 2 86 23 15 4 0 48 8 11 7 2 38 15 89
2 Manchester United 39 22 12 5 69 37 13 5 1 39 16 9 7 4 30 21 78
3 Nottingham Forest 38 20 11 7 65 37 11 6 2 39 16 9 5 5 26 21 71
4 Everton 40 19 13 8 53 27 14 4 2 34 11 5 9 6 19 16 70
5 Queens Park Rangers 40 19 10 11 48 38 12 4 4 30 14 7 6 7 18 24 67
6 Arsenal 40 18 12 10 58 39 11 4 5 35 16 7 8 5 23 23 66
7 Wimbledon 39 14 15 10 57 45 8 9 3 32 20 6 6 7 25 25 57
8 Newcastle United 40 14 14 12 55 53 9 6 5 32 23 5 8 7 23 30 56
9 Coventry City 40 13 14 13 46 53 6 8 6 23 25 7 6 7 23 28 53
10 Sheffield Wednesday 40 15 8 17 52 66 10 2 8 27 30 5 6 9 25 36 53
11 Luton Town 37 14 8 15 54 55 11 5 3 39 20 3 3 12 15 35 50
12 Southampton 40 12 14 14 49 53 6 8 6 27 26 6 6 8 22 27 50
13 Tottenham Hotspur 40 12 11 17 38 48 9 5 6 26 23 3 6 11 12 25 47
14 Norwich City 40 12 9 19 40 52 7 5 8 26 26 5 4 11 14 26 45
15 Derby County 40 10 13 17 35 45 6 7 7 18 17 4 6 10 17 28 43
16 West Ham United 40 9 15 16 40 52 6 9 5 23 21 3 6 11 17 31 42
17 Charlton Athletic 40 9 15 16 38 52 7 7 6 23 21 2 8 10 15 31 42
18 Chelsea 40 9 15 16 50 68 7 11 2 24 17 2 4 14 26 51 42
19 Portsmouth 40 7 14 19 36 66 4 8 8 21 27 3 6 11 15 39 35
20 Watford 40 7 11 22 27 51 4 5 11 15 24 3 6 11 12 27 32
21 Oxford United 40 6 13 21 44 80 5 7 8 24 34 1 6 13 20 46 31
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