Match details

Liverpool 3 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Monday 16 March 1970 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 31,931
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Daniel Williams
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Grummitt, Harold Wilcockson, Wilf Smith, Keith Ellis, Colin Prophett, Bobby Craig, Jackie Sinclair, Gerry Young, Alan Warboys, John Whitham, Tony Coleman

Opposition substitutions

Jackie Sinclair out for Graham Pugh

Notes

- Roy Evans makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.77
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 27.2
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related articles

Roy Evans - 35 years of pure dedication

Related files

Match programme

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 Everton 36 24 7 5 61 32 15 3 1 39 17 9 4 4 22 15 55
2 Leeds United 35 19 14 2 73 32 14 4 0 46 12 5 10 2 27 20 52
3 Chelsea 33 15 13 5 55 35 8 7 1 27 15 7 6 4 28 20 43
4 Liverpool 35 16 11 8 57 37 8 7 3 29 18 8 4 5 28 19 43
5 Derby County 36 18 7 11 52 33 12 3 3 36 12 6 4 8 16 21 43
6 Newcastle United 36 14 11 11 42 29 11 2 4 30 13 3 9 7 12 16 39
7 Coventry City 33 15 8 10 44 36 8 4 5 29 23 7 4 5 15 13 38
8 Wolves 35 12 14 9 51 45 8 7 2 28 18 4 7 7 23 27 38
9 Manchester United 33 12 14 7 47 43 7 6 3 23 19 5 8 4 24 24 38
10 Stoke City 34 12 14 8 45 41 8 7 2 25 17 4 7 6 20 24 38
11 Manchester City 34 13 10 11 47 37 8 6 4 24 15 5 4 7 23 22 36
12 Arsenal 36 9 17 10 42 43 5 9 4 23 20 4 8 6 19 23 35
13 Nottingham Forest 35 9 17 9 43 53 7 8 2 23 20 2 9 7 20 33 35
14 Tottenham Hotspur 35 13 8 14 44 49 8 2 7 19 17 5 6 7 25 32 34
15 West Bromwich Albion 35 12 8 15 47 50 8 5 5 31 23 4 3 10 16 27 32
16 Burnley 34 9 11 14 43 51 5 5 7 26 25 4 6 7 17 26 29
17 West Ham United 36 9 10 17 39 55 6 7 5 22 19 3 3 12 17 36 28
18 Southampton 35 5 14 16 41 56 3 10 5 23 24 2 4 11 18 32 24
19 Sheffield Wednesday 35 7 8 20 33 59 5 5 7 20 22 2 3 13 13 37 22
20 Ipswich Town 35 6 10 19 30 56 5 5 7 14 17 1 5 12 16 39 22
21 Crystal Palace 35 5 12 18 30 58 4 4 10 18 35 1 8 8 12 23 22
22 Sunderland 35 5 10 20 26 62 4 8 5 15 21 1 2 15 11 41 20
Back