Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Tuesday 26 December 1989 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 37,488
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Tyldesley PA
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Ron Atkinson
   

Opposition lineup

Kevin Pressman, Roland Nilson, Phil King, Carlton Palmer, Peter Shirtliff, Nigel Pearson, Franz Carr, John Sheridan, David Hirst, Dalian Atkinson, Nigel Worthington

Opposition goals

Dalian Atkinson 49'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 24.44
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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 20 11 5 4 41 21 5 3 1 18 5 6 2 3 23 16 38
2 Arsenal 19 11 3 5 32 20 8 2 0 24 6 3 1 5 8 14 36
3 Aston Villa 19 10 4 5 31 19 7 2 1 23 10 3 2 4 8 9 34
4 Norwich City 19 8 7 4 25 19 4 6 0 15 9 4 1 4 10 10 31
5 Tottenham Hotspur 19 9 4 6 29 25 6 0 3 17 13 3 4 3 12 12 31
6 Southampton 19 8 6 5 36 30 5 3 1 20 12 3 3 4 16 18 30
7 Chelsea 19 7 7 5 30 28 3 5 2 19 16 4 2 3 11 12 28
8 Everton 19 8 4 7 25 24 6 2 2 17 9 2 2 5 8 15 28
9 Coventry City 19 8 3 8 16 24 6 0 3 10 9 2 3 5 6 15 27
10 Nottingham Forest 19 7 5 7 24 18 4 2 3 11 8 3 3 4 13 10 26
11 Derby County 19 7 4 8 22 16 5 1 4 16 8 2 3 4 6 8 25
12 Wimbledon 19 5 8 6 22 23 2 3 4 9 12 3 5 2 13 11 23
13 Crystal Palace 19 6 5 8 24 39 4 3 3 15 15 2 2 5 9 24 23
14 Queens Park Rangers 19 5 7 7 22 24 3 3 3 11 11 2 4 4 11 13 22
15 Manchester United 19 6 4 9 24 27 4 2 3 13 8 2 2 6 11 19 22
16 Millwall 19 5 6 8 27 33 4 3 3 16 11 1 3 5 11 22 21
17 Luton Town 19 4 8 7 21 25 4 4 2 11 7 0 4 5 10 18 20
18 Sheffield Wednesday 20 5 5 10 15 29 4 4 2 12 7 1 1 8 3 22 20
19 Manchester City 19 5 4 10 21 34 5 1 4 16 14 0 3 6 5 20 19
20 Charlton Athletic 19 3 7 9 15 24 2 4 3 10 9 1 3 6 5 15 16
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