Match details

Liverpool 1 - 1 Luton Town

Game date: Monday 9 May 1988 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 30,376
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Phillips D
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Ray Harford
   

Opposition lineup

Andy Dibble, Tim Breacker, Rob Johnson, Ashley Grimes, Steve Foster, Marvin Johnson, Danny Wilson, Ian Allinson, David Oldfield, David Preece, Kingsley Black

Opposition goals

David Oldfield 30'

Opposition substitutions

Ian Allinson out for Gary Cobb 72'
Rob Johnson out for Julian James 90'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.95
- Average age of the Luton Town starting lineup: 25.16
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Luton Town league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Liverpool finished the game with ten men after Spackman and Gillespie went off after a clash of heads in the 75th minute, having only one substitution left to make.

Related files

Times report
Kenny Dalglish manager of the year
Liverpool celebrated on the cover of Shoot!
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 40 26 12 2 87 24 15 5 0 49 9 11 7 2 38 15 90
2 Manchester United 40 23 12 5 71 38 14 5 1 41 17 9 7 4 30 21 81
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 40 14 15 11 58 47 8 9 3 32 20 6 6 8 26 27 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 38 14 9 15 55 56 11 5 3 39 20 3 4 12 16 36 51
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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