Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Nottingham Forest

Game date: Sunday 7 May 1989 at 13:00 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: FA Cup Semi-final Attendance: 38,000
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Lewis RS
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Brian Clough

Opposition lineup

Steve Sutton, Brian Laws, Stuart Pearce, Des Walker, Terry Wilson, Steve Hodge, Thomas Gaynor, Neil Webb, Nigel Clough, Lee Chapman, Garry Parker

Opposition goals

Neil Webb 33'

Opposition substitutions

Thomas Gaynor out for Phil Starbuck
Garry Parker out for Lee Glover


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.61
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 25.56
- Liverpool and Nottingham Forest play again after the disaster at Hillsborough.

Related files

Daily Mirror report back page
Daily Mirror report
Times report
Match programme
Profile on Kevin Keegan (from match programme)
Profile on Larry Lloyd (from match programme)
Pen pics of Liverpool from match programme
Pen pics of Nottingham Forest from match programme
Kenny couldn't lose this semi! by Brian Clough
Tears turn to cheers for Aldo - 16 May 1989

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