Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 3 September 1988 at 12:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 42,026
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Hackett KS
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Alex Ferguson
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Leighton, Viv Anderson, Clayton Blackmore, Steve Bruce, Paul McGrath, Mike Duxbury, Bryan Robson, Gordon Strachan, Brian McClair, Mark Hughes, Jesper Olsen

Opposition substitutions

Gordon Strachan out for Peter Davenport 10'
Paul McGrath out for Billy Garton 84'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.1
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.32
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Manchester United league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times and Sunday Times report
Ian Rush on the cover of Shoot!
A hero's return
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 Everton 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 6
2 Southampton 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 6
3 Liverpool 2 2 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 6
4 Norwich City 2 2 0 0 5 3 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 3 2 6
5 Aston Villa 2 1 1 0 5 4 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 0 3 2 4
6 Millwall 2 1 1 0 3 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 2 4
7 Sheffield Wednesday 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 4
8 Arsenal 2 1 0 1 7 4 0 0 1 2 3 1 0 0 5 1 3
9 Derby County 2 1 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 3
10 Charlton Athletic 2 1 0 1 3 4 0 0 1 0 3 1 0 0 3 1 3
11 Tottenham Hotspur 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
12 Luton Town 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1
13 Nottingham Forest 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 1
14 Manchester United 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1
15 Queens Park Rangers 2 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1
16 Wimbledon 2 0 1 1 3 7 0 0 1 1 5 0 1 0 2 2 1
17 Newcastle United 2 0 1 1 2 6 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 4 1
18 Coventry City 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Middlesbrough 2 0 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 0
20 West Ham United 2 0 0 2 1 7 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 0 4 0
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