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1st Division

Old Trafford | Sun 18 Mar 1990 at 15:30

Manchester United 1 - 2 Liverpool

Opposition goals

  • Ronnie Whelan scored an own goal on 82'

Opposition substitutions

Notes

  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.5
  • - Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 26.86
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 2
  • - Manchester United league position after match: 16
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  • - An unmarked Whelan chipped a backpass from 30 yards over Grobbelaar and into the net. To date, it is considered by many to be one of the most bizarre and comical own goals in top-flight history.

Other details

Manager: Kenny Dalglish
Opposition manager: Alex Ferguson
Referee: Courtney G
Attendance: 46,629
Half-time score: 0 - 1
Game number: 4093
League game number: 3434

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