Arsenal v Liverpool, 25 October 1989

Score1-0 to Arsenal
RefereeAlan Gunn
CompetitionLeague Cup 3rd round
VenueHighbury
Attendance40,814

1 Arsenal

Manager: George Graham

0 Liverpool

Manager: Kenny Dalglish

Goals:

Alan Smith 80 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper John Lukic
Defender/Right back Lee Dixon
Defender Tony Adams
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Defender/Left back Nigel Winterburn
Midfielder Martin Hayes
Midfielder Paul Merson
Midfielder Kevin Richardson
Midfielder David Rocastle
Midfielder Michael Thomas
Forward Niall Quinn

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Bruce Grobbelaar
Defender Gary Ablett
Defender David Burrows
Defender Barry Venison
Defender/Centre back Alex Watson
Midfielder Ray Houghton
Midfielder Steve McMahon
Midfielder Jan Molby
Midfielder Ronnie Whelan
Forward John Barnes
Forward Ian Rush

Substitutions:

Alan Smith for Martin Hayes 60

Substitutions:

Peter Beardsley for Steve McMahon 82

On the bench:

Forward Alan Smith

On the bench:

Defender Steve Staunton
Forward Peter Beardsley

Comments:

Alex Watson made his final appearance before moving to Bournemouth in January 1991.