Match details

Nottingham Forest 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 26 October 1988 at 19:30 Stadium: City Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 29,755
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Holbrook TJ
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Brian Clough
   

Opposition lineup

Mark Crossley, Steve Chettle, Stuart Pearce, Des Walker, Colin Foster, Steve Hodge, Gary Crosby, Neil Webb, Nigel Clough, Lee Chapman, Brian Rice

Opposition goals

Brian Rice 48'
Neil Webb 51'

Notes

- Mike Hooper saved a penalty from Nigel Clough on 71'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.48
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 24.13
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Nottingham Forest league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times report
Match factfile - Ronnie Whelan
Match programme
A Flash from the past - Anfield Review

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 Norwich City 9 7 1 1 17 10 3 1 1 9 7 4 0 0 8 3 22
2 Millwall 8 4 4 0 15 9 3 1 0 8 5 1 3 0 7 4 16
3 Arsenal 8 4 2 2 20 13 1 1 1 6 6 3 1 1 14 7 14
4 Coventry City 8 4 2 2 12 6 1 1 2 6 5 3 1 0 6 1 14
5 Southampton 9 4 2 3 14 13 2 1 2 8 6 2 1 1 6 7 14
6 Sheffield Wednesday 7 4 1 2 8 7 3 0 1 5 3 1 1 1 3 4 13
7 Liverpool 9 3 3 3 11 8 1 2 1 3 3 2 1 2 8 5 12
8 Manchester United 8 3 3 2 9 6 2 1 1 4 2 1 2 1 5 4 12
9 Nottingham Forest 9 2 6 1 11 10 1 3 0 4 3 1 3 1 7 7 12
10 Middlesbrough 9 4 0 5 12 15 3 0 1 6 4 1 0 4 6 11 12
11 Aston Villa 9 2 5 2 13 12 1 3 1 6 5 1 2 1 7 7 11
12 Everton 8 3 1 4 12 10 2 1 1 9 4 1 0 3 3 6 10
13 Queens Park Rangers 9 3 1 5 9 10 2 0 2 5 4 1 1 3 4 6 10
14 Charlton Athletic 9 2 4 3 12 17 0 3 2 6 12 2 1 1 6 5 10
15 Derby County 8 2 3 3 4 4 2 1 2 3 2 0 2 1 1 2 9
16 Luton Town 9 2 3 4 8 10 1 2 1 4 5 1 1 3 4 5 9
17 Wimbledon 8 2 2 4 7 12 1 1 3 4 9 1 1 1 3 3 8
18 Newcastle United 9 2 2 5 9 18 1 1 2 5 7 1 1 3 4 11 8
19 Tottenham Hotspur 8 1 4 3 14 17 1 1 2 8 9 0 3 1 6 8 7
20 West Ham United 9 2 1 6 8 18 1 1 2 6 9 1 0 4 2 9 7
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