Match details

Oldham Athletic 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 27 January 1962 at 15:00 Stadium: Boundary Park
Competition: FA Cup 4th round Attendance: 42,000
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Tuck KR
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Rowley

Opposition lineup

Jimmy Rollo, Ken Branagan, John McCue, Jimmy Scott, Alan Williams, Brian Jarvis, Peter Phoenix, Bobby Johnstone, Bert Lister, Jimmy Frizzell, John Colquhoun

Opposition goals

John Colquhoun 83'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.69
- Average age of the Oldham Athletic starting lineup: 27.36
- At least half a dozen people were injured early in the second half when a crush barrier collapsed behind a goal. The game went on as St John's ambulancemen carried casualties away on stretchers.

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Related files

Match ticket
Press report from Ken Charmer's scrapbook
Match programme

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