Report

Liverpool 4 - 1 Sunderland

Game date: Saturday 24 August 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,547
Half-time score 3 - 0
Manager Bill Shankly Opposition manager Alan Brown
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Montgomery, Martin Harvey, Len Ashurst, Charlie Hurley, Colin Todd, Ian Porterfield, George Herd, Gordon Harris, Billy Hughes, Colin Suggett, George Mulhall

Opposition goals

Colin Suggett

Opposition substitutions

George Herd out for Bruce Stuckey

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.53
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 26.14
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Sunderland league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Other games during this season

1st Division

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

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