Arsenal v Liverpool, 15 August 1987

Score2-1 to Liverpool
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance54,703
Peter Beardsley made his debut after moving from Newcastle United in July. John Barnes made his debut after moving from Watford in June.

Goals:

Paul Davis G

Goals:

John Aldridge G
Steve Nicol G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper John Lukic
Defender Tony Adams
Defender Kenny Sansom
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Midfielder Paul Davis
Midfielder Martin Hayes
Midfielder David Rocastle
Midfielder Michael Thomas
Midfielder Steve Williams
Forward Alan Smith

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar
Defender Alan Hansen
Defender Steve Nicol
Defender Barry Venison
Defender/Centre back Gary Gillespie
Midfielder Steve McMahon
Midfielder Ronnie Whelan
Midfielder/Forward Craig Johnston
Forward John Aldridge
Forward John Barnes
Forward Peter Beardsley

Substitutions:

Perry Groves for David Rocastle

Substitutions:

Paul Walsh for Peter Beardsley

On the bench:

Forward Perry Groves

On the bench:

Forward Paul Walsh