Match details

FA Cup Semi-final

Villa Park | Sun 8 Apr 1990 at 12:00 UK local time

Liverpool 3 - 4 Crystal Palace
After extra time

Goals (Assists in brackets)


Opposition goals


  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.95
  • - Average age of the Crystal Palace starting lineup: 25.22
  • - Beardsley was out of the last seven matches of the season due to a stress fracture of the knee diagnosed following this astounding defeat to Palace who had been beaten 9-0 by Liverpool earlier in the campaign.

Other details

Manager: Kenny Dalglish
Opposition manager: Steve Coppell
Referee: Courtney G
Attendance: 38,389
Half-time score: 1 - 0
Game number: 4097
FA Cup game number: 331

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