Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 West Ham United

Game date: Saturday 14 September 1963 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 45,497
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: James V
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ron Greenwood
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Standen, Joe Kirkup, John Burkett, Martin Peters, Dave Bickles, Bobby Moore, Peter Brabrook, Ronald Boyce, John Byrne, Geoff Hurst, Brian Dear

Opposition goals

Martin Peters 11'
Geoff Hurst 33'

Notes

- Ronnie Moran missed a penalty on 61'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.19
- Average age of the West Ham United starting lineup: 22.5
- Liverpool league position after match: 11
- West Ham United league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Moran's penalty was saved by West Ham goalkeeper Jim Standen.
- Shankly declared to the board after Liverpool's 3rd straight home defeat at the start of the season: "I assure you, gentlemen, that before the end of the season we will win a home game!"

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1st Division

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