LFC on this day: Reds rout Derby County 7-1

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On this day in 1991 Liverpool enjoyed their fifth biggest ever away win, thrashing Derby County 7-1 at the Baseball Ground.

The win put the Reds top of the league, while County were left at the bottom of division one. Dean Saunders scored their consolation from the spot, before moving to Merseyside the following summer for a then English record fee of £2.9 million

LFC Scorers: Molby (pen), Barnes, Rush, Barnes, Nicol, Nicol, Houghton.

LFC XI: Hooper, Hysen (c), Burrows, Nicol, Molby, Ablett, Beardsley, Houghton, Rush, Barnes, Gillespie. Subs: Staunton, Speedie.

LFC Top 5 biggest away wins (via LFCHistory):

29.11.2000 – 8 – 0 vs. Stoke CityLeague Cup 4th round – Britannia Stadium
29.02.1896 – 7 – 0 vs. Burton Swifts – 2nd Division – Peel Croft
28.03.1896 – 7 – 0 vs. Crewe Alexandra – 2nd Division – Nantwich Road
21.03.2006 – 7 – 0 vs. Birmingham City – FA Cup 6th round – St Andrews
23.03.1991 – 7 – 1 vs. Derby County- 1st Division – Baseball Ground

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