1988/89 Charity Shield  


Saturday 20th August 1988

Venue: Wembley Stadium

Liverpool  2
(Aldridge 2)
Wimbledon  0

Half-time 1-0
Attendance: 54,000


The Charity Shield match was between 1987/88 Football League champions, Liverpool, and 1987/88 FA Cup winners Wimbledon. The same two clubs had contested the FA Cup final three months earlier when the south-Londoners had caused a major upset in winning the competition for the first time

Liverpool:  B Grobbelaar, G Gillespie, B Venison, G Ablett, R Whelan, A Watson, P Beardsley, J Aldridge, R Houghton, J Barnes, S McMahon.   

Wimbledon:  S Tracey, J Scales (sub: A Clement), T Phelan, V Ryan, E Young, P Cawley, T Gibson, C Fairweather, J (John) Fashanu (sub: R Turner), L Sanchez, D Wise.