The Breakdown

Analysis: How we pulled off Anfield '89

May 26, 1989 will live forever in the history books as the most incredible climax to a season ever.

Needing to win by two clear goals at Anfield to lift the title, we did just that as Michael Thomas scored the second in the last seconds of the match to snatch the trophy from Liverpool.

In a Breakdown special, Adrian Clarke analyses the match in detail and focuses on:

  • George Graham's tactical surprise - and masterstroke
  • How our aggression unsettled the hosts
  • The way our back three snuffed out any danger
  • Michael Thomas' outstanding performance

Click the 'Play' button above to watch our Breakdown special on Anfield '89.


'Anfield 89 is an event in your mind and heart'








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