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Charity Shield, Saturday 12th August 1989, Wembley, 15:00pm

Arsenal 0-1 Liverpool FC

Referee: A Gunn   H-T: 0-1   Att: 63,149

Match Report

The 1989 FA Charity Shield was the 67th Charity Shield, a football match contested by the winners of the previous season's Football League and FA Cup competitions.

The match was played on 12 August 1989 between 1988–89 Football League champions Arsenal and 1989–89 FA Cup winners Liverpool.

The two teams had met in the last game of the previous season, in a title decider at Anfield which Arsenal won 2–0 with a late goal from Michael Thomas.

This time, Liverpool won 1–0, the only goal of the game coming from Peter Beardsley.


Team Line-Up's
Arsenal
Liverpool
J Lukic B Grobbelaar
L Dixon G Hysen
N Winterburn D Burrows
M Thomas S Nicol
D O'Leary R Whelan
T Adams A Hansen
D Rocastle P Beardsley
K Richardson B Venison
A Smith I Rush
G Caesar J Barnes
P Merson S McMahon
Substitutes
Substitutes
B Marwood M Hooper
N Quinn G Ablett
  J Molby
  J Aldridge
   
Substitutions
N Quinn for A Smith  
B Marwood for G Caesar  
Goals
  P Beardsley 33'
 
 
Yellow Cards
   
Red Cards
Referee
J E Martin
Attendance
54,887