Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Charlton Athletic

Game date: Saturday 30 December 1989 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,678
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Key JM
Manager: Kenny Dalglish Opposition manager: Lennie Lawrence
   

Opposition lineup

Bob Bolder, John Humphrey, Mark Reid, Andy Peake, Joe McLaughlin, Colin Pates, Rob Lee, Paul Williams, Steve McKenzie, Colin Walsh, Mickey Bennett

Opposition substitutions

Colin Walsh out for Paul Mortimer 65'

Notes

- Ian Rush missed a penalty on 73'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.68
- Average age of the Charlton Athletic starting lineup: 27.17
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Charlton Athletic league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Rush's penalty was saved by former Liverpool goalkeeper Bob Bolder

Related files

Times, Sunday Times and Guardian reports
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 21 12 5 4 42 21 6 3 1 19 5 6 2 3 23 16 41
2 Aston Villa 20 11 4 5 33 20 8 2 1 25 11 3 2 4 8 9 37
3 Arsenal 20 11 3 6 33 22 8 2 0 24 6 3 1 6 9 16 36
4 Southampton 20 8 7 5 38 32 5 4 1 22 14 3 3 4 16 18 31
5 Chelsea 20 8 7 5 33 28 3 5 2 19 16 5 2 3 14 12 31
6 Norwich City 20 8 7 5 25 20 4 6 0 15 9 4 1 5 10 11 31
7 Tottenham Hotspur 20 9 4 7 31 28 6 0 4 19 16 3 4 3 12 12 31
8 Nottingham Forest 20 8 5 7 27 20 4 2 3 11 8 4 3 4 16 12 29
9 Derby County 20 8 4 8 26 17 6 1 4 20 9 2 3 4 6 8 28
10 Everton 20 8 4 8 25 25 6 2 2 17 9 2 2 6 8 16 28
11 Coventry City 20 8 3 9 17 28 6 0 3 10 9 2 3 6 7 19 27
12 Crystal Palace 20 7 5 8 25 39 5 3 3 16 15 2 2 5 9 24 26
13 Queens Park Rangers 20 6 7 7 23 24 4 3 3 12 11 2 4 4 11 13 25
14 Wimbledon 20 5 9 6 24 25 2 4 4 11 14 3 5 2 13 11 24
15 Manchester United 20 6 5 9 26 29 4 2 3 13 8 2 3 6 13 21 23
16 Manchester City 20 6 4 10 23 34 6 1 4 18 14 0 3 6 5 20 22
17 Millwall 20 5 6 9 27 35 4 3 3 16 11 1 3 6 11 24 21
18 Sheffield Wednesday 21 5 6 10 17 31 4 4 2 12 7 1 2 8 5 24 21
19 Luton Town 20 4 8 8 21 28 4 4 3 11 10 0 4 5 10 18 20
20 Charlton Athletic 20 3 7 10 15 25 2 4 3 10 9 1 3 7 5 16 16
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