Match details

Manchester City 1 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 2 December 1989 at 15:00 Stadium: Maine Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 31,641
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Ward AW
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Howard Kendall
   

Opposition lineup

Andy Dibble, Mark Seagraves, Gerry Taggart, Ian Bishop, Colin Hendry, Steve Redmond, David White, Ian Brightwell, Clive Allen, Trevor Morley, Paul Lake

Opposition goals

Clive Allen 59' pen

Opposition substitutions

Gerry Taggart out for David Oldfield 60'

Notes

- Nick Tanner makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.67
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 23.59
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Manchester City league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Times and Sunday Times report
John Barnes on the cover of Shoot!
Steve McMahon on the cover of Match
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 Liverpool 16 9 3 4 33 17 4 1 1 15 3 5 2 3 18 14 30
2 Aston Villa 16 9 3 4 27 16 6 2 1 20 10 3 1 3 7 6 30
3 Arsenal 15 8 3 4 27 17 6 2 0 20 4 2 1 4 7 13 27
4 Chelsea 16 7 6 3 24 17 3 5 1 17 11 4 1 2 7 6 27
5 Norwich City 16 6 7 3 23 18 3 6 0 14 9 3 1 3 9 9 25
6 Derby County 16 7 3 6 21 13 5 1 3 16 7 2 2 3 5 6 24
7 Southampton 16 6 6 4 33 27 3 3 1 17 11 3 3 3 16 16 24
8 Everton 16 7 3 6 23 22 6 1 2 17 9 1 2 4 6 13 24
9 Coventry City 16 7 2 7 13 21 5 0 2 8 7 2 2 5 5 14 23
10 Nottingham Forest 16 6 4 6 21 16 3 2 2 9 7 3 2 4 12 9 22
11 Tottenham Hotspur 16 6 4 6 23 23 4 0 3 12 11 2 4 3 11 12 22
12 Manchester United 14 6 3 5 23 20 4 2 1 12 5 2 1 4 11 15 21
13 Wimbledon 16 4 7 5 17 19 1 2 4 5 10 3 5 1 12 9 19
14 Queens Park Rangers 16 4 6 6 17 19 2 2 3 6 8 2 4 3 11 11 18
15 Luton Town 16 4 6 6 17 20 4 3 2 10 6 0 3 4 7 14 18
16 Millwall 16 4 5 7 23 29 3 3 3 14 11 1 2 4 9 18 17
17 Sheffield Wednesday 17 4 4 9 11 26 3 3 2 9 6 1 1 7 2 20 16
18 Crystal Palace 16 4 4 8 18 35 4 2 3 13 13 0 2 5 5 22 16
19 Charlton Athletic 16 3 6 7 12 18 2 3 2 8 6 1 3 5 4 12 15
20 Manchester City 16 4 3 9 19 32 4 1 4 15 14 0 2 5 4 18 15
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