West Ham United v Liverpool, 29 September 1996

Score2-1 to Liverpool
RefereeKeith Burge
CompetitionPremier League
VenueUpton Park
Attendance25,064
Hugo Porfirio made his debut after moving from Sporting Lisbon this month. Tony Cottee made his final appearance before moving to Selangor (Malaya) in October.

1 West Ham United

Manager: Harry Redknapp

2 Liverpool

Manager: Roy Evans

Goals:

Slaven Bilic 15 G

Goals:

Stan Collymore 3 G
Michael Thomas 55 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Ludek Miklosko
Defender Slaven Bilic
Defender Tim Breacker
Defender Julian Dicks
Defender/Centre back Marc Rieper
Defender/Left back Mark Bowen
Midfielder Ian Bishop
Midfielder John Moncur
Midfielder/Forward Michael Hughes
Forward Tony Cottee
Forward Iain Dowie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender/Centre back Phil Babb
Defender/Centre back John Scales
Defender/Midfielder Dominic Matteo
Midfielder Patrik Berger
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Steve McManaman
Midfielder Michael Thomas
Forward John Barnes
Forward Stan Collymore

Substitutions:

Hugo Porfirio for Mark Bowen 58
Ilie Dumitrescu for Tony Cottee 76

Substitutions:

Jamie Redknapp for Stan Collymore 19
Neil Ruddock for John Scales 68
Lee Jones for Patrik Berger 82

Cards:

Slaven Bilic Y

Cards:

Jason McAteer Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Steve Mautone
Defender/Left back Keith Rowland
Midfielder Frank Lampard
Midfielder Hugo Porfirio
Forward Ilie Dumitrescu

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Tony Warner
Defender/Centre back Neil Ruddock
Midfielder Jamie Redknapp
Midfielder/Forward Mark Kennedy
Forward Lee Jones

Comments:

League position: 15th

Comments:

League position: 1st