Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Ipswich Town

Game date: Wednesday 27 October 1993 at 19:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: League Cup 3rd round Attendance: 19,058
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Lloyd JW
Manager: Graeme Souness Opposition manager: John Lyall

Opposition lineup

Craig Forrest, Mick Stockwell, Neil Thompson, Paul Mason, John Wark, David Linighan, Geraint Williams, Phil Whelan, Ian Marshall, Bontcho Guentchev, Stuart Slater

Opposition goals

Ian Marshall 22'
Paul Mason 77' pen

Opposition substitutions

Geraint Williams out for Simon Milton 26'
Bontcho Guentchev out for Steve Whitton 64'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.56
- Average age of the Ipswich Town starting lineup: 28.6
- Souness complimented Rush on his feat: "You saw what Rushie is made of. For me, he's like a cat in the long grass. You make a mistake and you stick your head out of that long grass and he'll have you."

Related files

Times, Guardian and British Soccer Week reports
Match programme

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