Match details

Liverpool 1 - 1 Chelsea

Game date: Sunday 4 October 1998 at 16:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: Premier League Attendance: 44,404
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Poll G
Manager: Evans / Houllier Opposition manager: Gianluca Vialli
   

Opposition lineup

Ed de Goey, Albert Ferrer, Graeme Le Saux, Michael Duberry, Frank Leboeuf, Marcel Desailly, Dan Petrescu, Roberto Di Matteo, Gianfranco Zola, Pierluigi Casiraghi, Brian Laudrup

Opposition goals

Pierluigi Casiraghi 10'

Opposition substitutions

Gianfranco Zola out for Gustavo Poyet 60'
Pierluigi Casiraghi out for Tore André Flo 69'
Brian Laudrup out for Bernard Lambourde 90'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.85
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 29.49
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Chelsea league position after match: 6
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Phil Babb had to go off after a eye-watering collision with the goal-post while trying to prevent Pierluigi Casiraghi's goal. Babb's balls incredibly didn't come off worst as a couple of vertebrae in his lower back were pushed to one side following the collision and he was out for six weeks.

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Premier League

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Aston Villa 8 6 2 0 10 2 4 0 0 7 1 2 2 0 3 1 20
2 Manchester United 7 4 2 1 13 6 3 1 0 10 3 1 1 1 3 3 14
3 Arsenal 8 3 4 1 9 3 3 1 0 8 1 0 3 1 1 2 13
4 Middlesbrough 8 3 3 2 12 8 1 3 0 7 3 2 0 2 5 5 12
5 Liverpool 8 3 3 2 13 10 1 3 0 6 4 2 0 2 7 6 12
6 Chelsea 7 3 3 1 11 8 2 2 0 5 2 1 1 1 6 6 12
7 Derby County 8 3 3 2 6 4 2 1 1 3 1 1 2 1 3 3 12
8 Wimbledon 8 3 3 2 12 11 2 1 1 7 5 1 2 1 5 6 12
9 West Ham United 8 3 3 2 7 8 2 1 1 6 5 1 2 1 1 3 12
10 Newcastle United 8 3 2 3 13 10 2 1 1 7 4 1 1 2 6 6 11
11 Leeds United 8 2 5 1 8 5 2 1 1 4 1 0 4 0 4 4 11
12 Tottenham Hotspur 8 3 2 3 9 14 1 1 2 5 10 2 1 1 4 4 11
13 Charlton Athletic 8 2 4 2 12 10 1 1 1 7 3 1 3 1 5 7 10
14 Everton 8 2 4 2 6 6 0 3 1 0 1 2 1 1 6 5 10
15 Sheffield Wednesday 8 3 0 5 8 9 2 0 2 4 2 1 0 3 4 7 9
16 Leicester City 8 2 3 3 7 8 1 2 1 4 3 1 1 2 3 5 9
17 Blackburn Rovers 8 2 2 4 8 10 2 1 1 7 4 0 1 3 1 6 8
18 Nottingham Forest 8 2 1 5 5 10 1 1 2 1 3 1 0 3 4 7 7
19 Coventry City 8 1 2 5 5 14 1 1 2 4 8 0 1 3 1 6 5
20 Southampton 8 0 1 7 3 21 0 1 3 3 8 0 0 4 0 13 1
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