Match details

Liverpool 9 - 0 Crystal Palace

Game date: Tuesday 12 September 1989 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,779
Half - time score: 3 - 0 Referee: Barratt KP
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Steve Coppell
   

Opposition lineup

Perry Suckling, John Pemberton, David Burke, Jeff Hopkins, Gary O'Reilly, Eddie McGoldrick, Alan Pardew, Geoff Thomas, Andy Gray, Mark Bright, Ian Wright

Notes

- Glenn Hysén scores his debut goal for LFC
- Geoff Thomas missed a penalty against Bruce Grobbelaar
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.39
- Average age of the Crystal Palace starting lineup: 26.19
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Crystal Palace league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- A unique feat in Liverpool's goalscoring history when substitute John Aldridge comes on and runs straight to the spot to score a penalty.

Related files

Times report
The game I remember - John Aldridge
Match programme
Bittersweet moment

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