Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Arsenal

Game date: Sunday 26 November 1989 at 15:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,983
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Peck MG
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: George Graham
   

Opposition lineup

John Lukic, Lee Dixon, Nigel Winterburn, Michael Thomas, David O'Leary, Tony Adams, David Rocastle, Kevin Richardson, Alan Smith, Niall Quinn, Perry Groves

Opposition goals

Alan Smith 79'

Opposition substitutions

David O'Leary out for Siggi Jónsson 68'
Niall Quinn out for Martin Hayes 68'

Notes

- John Barnes missed a penalty on 24'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.49
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 25.63
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Arsenal league position after match: 2
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The missed penalty came after a handball by Lee Dixon. John Lukic saved it.

Related files

Times report
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 Liverpool 14 8 3 3 29 14 4 1 1 15 3 4 2 2 14 11 27
2 Arsenal 15 8 3 4 27 17 6 2 0 20 4 2 1 4 7 13 27
3 Aston Villa 15 8 3 4 25 15 5 2 1 18 9 3 1 3 7 6 27
4 Chelsea 15 7 6 2 22 12 3 5 0 15 6 4 1 2 7 6 27
5 Southampton 15 6 5 4 31 25 3 3 1 17 11 3 2 3 14 14 23
6 Coventry City 15 7 2 6 13 19 5 0 2 8 7 2 2 4 5 12 23
7 Nottingham Forest 15 6 4 5 20 14 3 2 2 9 7 3 2 3 11 7 22
8 Norwich City 15 5 7 3 21 17 2 6 0 12 8 3 1 3 9 9 22
9 Derby County 15 6 3 6 19 13 4 1 3 14 7 2 2 3 5 6 21
10 Manchester United 14 6 3 5 23 20 4 2 1 12 5 2 1 4 11 15 21
11 Tottenham Hotspur 15 6 3 6 23 23 4 0 3 12 11 2 3 3 11 12 21
12 Everton 15 6 3 6 21 22 5 1 2 15 9 1 2 4 6 13 21
13 Luton Town 15 4 5 6 17 20 4 2 2 10 6 0 3 4 7 14 17
14 Wimbledon 15 3 7 5 12 17 1 2 4 5 10 2 5 1 7 7 16
15 Millwall 15 4 4 7 21 27 3 2 3 12 9 1 2 4 9 18 16
16 Crystal Palace 15 4 4 7 18 32 4 2 2 13 10 0 2 5 5 22 16
17 Charlton Athletic 15 3 6 6 12 16 2 3 2 8 6 1 3 4 4 10 15
18 Queens Park Rangers 15 3 6 6 14 19 2 2 3 6 8 1 4 3 8 11 15
19 Manchester City 15 4 3 8 18 28 4 1 3 14 10 0 2 5 4 18 15
20 Sheffield Wednesday 15 3 4 8 8 24 2 3 2 7 6 1 1 6 1 18 13
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