Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Blackpool

Game date: Saturday 31 August 1963 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 42,767
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: McCabe G
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ron Suart
   

Opposition lineup

Tony Waiters, Jimmy Armfield, Barrie Martin, John McPhee, Roy Gratrix, Dave Durie, Leslie Lea, Pat Quinn, Ray Charnley, Ray Parry, Des Horne

Opposition goals

John McPhee 9'
Ray Charnley 43'

Notes

- Ronnie Moran missed a penalty on 63'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.75
- Average age of the Blackpool starting lineup: 27.24
- Liverpool league position after match: 15
- Blackpool league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Moran's penalty was saved by Tony Waiters

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Match programme
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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 Leicester City 3 2 1 0 11 3 2 0 0 10 2 0 1 0 1 1 5
2 Manchester United 3 2 1 0 10 4 2 0 0 7 1 0 1 0 3 3 5
3 Tottenham Hotspur 3 2 0 1 9 4 1 0 0 4 1 1 0 1 5 3 4
4 West Ham United 3 1 2 0 5 3 1 1 0 5 3 0 1 0 0 0 4
5 Stoke City 3 2 0 1 6 4 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 4 3 4
6 Blackburn Rovers 3 2 0 1 4 3 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 3 1 4
7 Wolves 3 2 0 1 6 6 1 0 1 3 5 1 0 0 3 1 4
8 Fulham 3 2 0 1 4 4 2 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 3 4
9 Ipswich Town 3 1 1 1 5 5 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 2 4 3
10 West Bromwich Albion 3 1 1 1 5 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 4 4 3
11 Burnley 3 1 1 1 4 4 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 3
12 Chelsea 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 3
13 Blackpool 3 1 1 1 5 6 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 3 4 3
14 Everton 2 1 0 1 4 5 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 5 2
15 Liverpool 3 1 0 2 4 5 0 0 2 2 4 1 0 0 2 1 2
16 Sheffield United 3 0 2 1 3 4 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 2 2
17 Aston Villa 3 1 0 2 3 5 0 0 2 2 5 1 0 0 1 0 2
18 Arsenal 3 1 0 2 6 12 1 0 1 4 5 0 0 1 2 7 2
19 Birmingham City 3 1 0 2 3 6 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 1 5 2
20 Nottingham Forest 3 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 3 5 2
21 Sheffield Wednesday 3 0 1 2 4 8 0 1 0 3 3 0 0 2 1 5 1
22 Bolton Wanderers 2 0 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0
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