Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Leicester City

Game date: Saturday 20 August 1966 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 49,076
Half - time score: 2 - 2
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Matthew Gillies
   

Opposition lineup

Gordon Banks, Peter Rodrigues, Richard Norman, Bobby Roberts, John Sjoberg, Graham Cross, Jackie Sinclair, Jimmy Goodfellow, Derek Dougan, David Gibson, Mike Stringfellow

Opposition goals

Derek Dougan
Derek Dougan

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.12
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 26.12
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Leicester City league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Byrne taken off injured in the middle of the first half. The nearest we've gotten is that it happened between 10th and 31st minute.

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Arsenal 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 2
2 Tottenham Hotspur 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
3 Chelsea 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
4 Stoke City 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
5 Manchester United 1 1 0 0 5 3 1 0 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 Burnley 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
8 Sheffield Wednesday 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 Everton 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
10 Aston Villa 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
11 Manchester City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
12 Newcastle United 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
13 Southampton 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
14 Leicester City 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0
15 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 0 1 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 5 0
16 Nottingham Forest 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 West Ham United 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Leeds United 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
19 Sunderland 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Blackpool 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
21 Fulham 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sheffield United 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
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