Match details

Liverpool 5 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Saturday 8 April 1989 at 11:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 39,672
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Taylor H
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Ron Atkinson
   

Opposition lineup

Chris Turner, Greg Fee, Carlton Palmer, Nigel Worthington, Wilf Rostron, Dave Bennett, Alan Harper, Siggi Jónsson, Dean Barrick, David Hirst, Steve Whitton

Opposition goals

Dean Barrick 68'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.07
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 26.23
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times and Sunday Times report
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 Arsenal 32 18 9 5 61 32 8 5 2 26 15 10 4 3 35 17 63
2 Liverpool 31 17 9 5 53 23 8 5 2 25 8 9 4 3 28 15 60
3 Norwich City 32 16 8 8 43 35 7 6 4 20 18 9 2 4 23 17 56
4 Nottingham Forest 31 13 12 6 46 34 5 7 3 19 13 8 5 3 27 21 51
5 Millwall 32 14 9 9 43 36 10 2 4 25 13 4 7 5 18 23 51
6 Coventry City 33 13 10 10 41 34 9 3 5 26 18 4 7 5 15 16 49
7 Tottenham Hotspur 33 12 11 10 51 43 7 5 5 29 23 5 6 5 22 20 47
8 Wimbledon 31 13 7 11 42 38 9 3 4 24 15 4 4 7 18 23 46
9 Derby County 31 13 7 11 33 29 7 3 7 20 17 6 4 4 13 12 46
10 Manchester United 30 11 12 7 38 24 8 5 1 23 8 3 7 6 15 16 45
11 Everton 31 10 11 10 40 38 7 6 2 26 15 3 5 8 14 23 41
12 Queens Park Rangers 32 10 10 12 35 33 6 4 5 18 14 4 6 7 17 19 40
13 Aston Villa 33 9 10 14 39 48 7 4 5 22 18 2 6 9 17 30 37
14 Sheffield Wednesday 33 9 10 14 31 46 5 5 6 18 21 4 5 8 13 25 37
15 Middlesbrough 32 8 10 14 38 53 6 7 4 25 25 2 3 10 13 28 34
16 Charlton Athletic 31 7 12 12 35 45 3 7 6 20 24 4 5 6 15 21 33
17 Southampton 31 7 12 12 45 59 5 5 6 23 25 2 7 6 22 34 33
18 Luton Town 32 7 9 16 31 47 5 5 5 21 17 2 4 11 10 30 30
19 Newcastle United 32 7 8 17 30 53 3 4 9 17 25 4 4 8 13 28 29
20 West Ham United 29 5 8 16 23 48 1 6 8 13 26 4 2 8 10 22 23
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