The Results Archive
Including 1,023,483 match results over 138 seasons
George Bush beats Mike Dukakis in the US Presidential election. Wimbledon beat Liverpool by a single goal to win the FA Cup in May 1988. Colne Dynamoes become FA Vase holders after beating Emley in the final at Wembley in May 1988. Overcrowding at Hillsborough leads to the deaths of 96 fans and protracted enquiries as to how this happened. Liverpool are the Football League Champions after finishing nine points clear in May 1988. Health Minister Edwina Currie states that most of British egg production is infected with salmonella. Mikhail Gorbachev becomes head of the Soviet Union. Sky Television begins broadcasting as first satellite TV service in Britain. Iran breaks off diplomatic relations with Britain over the Satanic Verses. Two earthquakes strike Yunnan Province in China in November 1988.
League Cup
Barclays League: Barclays League Division 1
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Home Away Combined
Pos Club Name Pld W D L GF GA W D L GF GA W D L GF GA Pts GD
1 Arsenal 38 10 6 3 35 19 12 4 3 38 17 22 10 6 73 36 76 37
2 Liverpool 38 11 5 3 33 11 11 5 3 32 17 22 10 6 65 28 76 37
3 Nottingham Forest 38 8 7 4 31 16 9 6 4 33 27 17 13 8 64 43 64 21
4 Norwich City 38 8 7 4 23 20 9 4 6 25 25 17 11 10 48 45 62 3
5 Derby County 38 9 3 7 23 18 8 4 7 17 20 17 7 14 40 38 58 2
6 Tottenham Hotspur 38 8 6 5 31 24 7 6 6 29 22 15 12 11 60 46 57 14
7 Coventry City 38 9 4 6 28 23 5 9 5 19 19 14 13 11 47 42 55 5
8 Everton 38 10 7 2 33 18 4 5 10 17 27 14 12 12 50 45 54 5
9 Queens Park Rangers 38 9 5 5 23 16 5 6 8 20 21 14 11 13 43 37 53 6
10 Millwall 38 10 3 6 27 21 4 8 7 20 31 14 11 13 47 52 53 -5
11 Manchester United 38 10 5 4 27 13 3 7 9 18 22 13 12 13 45 35 51 10
12 Wimbledon 38 10 3 6 30 19 4 6 9 20 27 14 9 15 50 46 51 4
13 Southampton 38 6 7 6 25 26 4 8 7 27 40 10 15 13 52 66 45 -14
14 Charlton Athletic 38 6 7 6 25 24 4 5 10 19 34 10 12 16 44 58 42 -14
15 Sheffield Wednesday 38 6 6 7 21 25 4 6 9 13 26 10 12 16 34 51 42 -17
16 Luton Town 38 8 6 5 32 21 2 5 12 10 31 10 11 17 42 52 41 -10
17 Aston Villa 38 7 6 6 25 22 2 7 10 20 34 9 13 16 45 56 40 -11
18 Middlesbrough 38 6 7 6 28 30 3 5 11 16 31 9 12 17 44 61 39 -17
19 West Ham United 38 3 6 10 19 30 7 2 10 18 32 10 8 20 37 62 38 -25
20 Newcastle United 38 3 6 10 19 28 4 4 11 13 35 7 10 21 32 63 31 -31