Arsenal v Manchester United, 17 December 1988

Score2-1 to Arsenal
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance37,422

Goals:

Paul Merson G
Michael Thomas G

Goals:

Mark Hughes G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper John Lukic
Defender/Right back Lee Dixon
Defender Tony Adams
Defender Steve Bould
Defender/Left back Nigel Winterburn
Midfielder Paul Merson
Midfielder Kevin Richardson
Midfielder David Rocastle
Midfielder Michael Thomas
Forward Alan Smith
Winger Brian Marwood

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jim Leighton
Defender Mal Donaghy
Defender/Centre back Steve Bruce
Defender/Midfielder Clayton Blackmore
Left back Lee A Martin
Midfielder Brian McClair
Midfielder Bryan Robson
Midfielder Lee Sharpe
Midfielder Gordon Strachan
Forward Mark Hughes
Winger Ralph Milne

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

Tony Gill for Clayton Blackmore
Russell Beardsmore for Lee A Martin

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender/Midfielder Tony Gill
Midfielder Russell Beardsmore