Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Blackburn Rovers

Game date: Saturday 22 December 1962 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,371
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: James V
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Marshall
   

Opposition lineup

Fred Else, John Bray, Keith Newton, Ron Clayton, Matt Woods, Mick McGrath, Mick Ferguson, John Byrom, Frederick Pickering, Bryan Douglas, Mike Harrison

Opposition goals

Frederick Pickering

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.25
- Average age of the Blackburn Rovers starting lineup: 24.96
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Blackburn Rovers league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Press report from Ken Charmer's scrapbook
Fierce finale to mist-bound battle

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 23 14 6 3 52 26 9 3 0 35 12 5 3 3 17 14 34
2 Tottenham Hotspur 23 13 5 5 68 34 7 4 1 44 20 6 1 4 24 14 31
3 Burnley 22 12 5 5 44 33 8 2 1 22 9 4 3 4 22 24 29
4 Leicester City 22 10 7 5 42 30 7 4 1 29 15 3 3 4 13 15 27
5 Liverpool 23 11 4 8 40 30 8 1 2 24 10 3 3 6 16 20 26
6 Aston Villa 22 10 6 6 42 33 8 1 2 25 11 2 5 4 17 22 26
7 Wolves 22 10 5 7 52 38 3 4 4 23 20 7 1 3 29 18 25
8 Nottingham Forest 22 10 5 7 45 41 8 1 1 24 10 2 4 6 21 31 25
9 Arsenal 22 9 5 8 43 42 6 2 3 20 14 3 3 5 23 28 23
10 West Bromwich Albion 22 9 4 9 38 38 7 0 4 25 20 2 4 5 13 18 22
11 Sheffield United 23 8 6 9 32 36 6 3 2 20 12 2 3 7 12 24 22
12 Blackburn Rovers 23 7 7 9 41 46 4 2 5 21 24 3 5 4 20 22 21
13 Sheffield Wednesday 22 6 9 7 34 38 4 5 3 16 14 2 4 4 18 24 21
14 West Ham United 23 5 10 8 40 41 2 6 3 18 21 3 4 5 22 20 20
15 Birmingham City 23 6 8 9 35 44 3 6 2 23 19 3 2 7 12 25 20
16 Manchester United 22 7 5 10 41 47 4 3 4 24 21 3 2 6 17 26 19
17 Bolton Wanderers 21 8 3 10 29 37 7 2 2 18 8 1 1 8 11 29 19
18 Ipswich Town 23 6 6 11 34 43 3 4 4 19 21 3 2 7 15 22 18
19 Manchester City 22 5 8 9 34 52 3 4 4 17 23 2 4 5 17 29 18
20 Blackpool 22 5 8 9 22 35 3 4 4 13 15 2 4 5 9 20 18
21 Fulham 22 5 5 12 24 45 3 3 5 13 21 2 2 7 11 24 15
22 Leyton Orient 23 4 5 14 24 47 3 2 7 17 26 1 3 7 7 21 13
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