Match details

Liverpool 5 - 0 Arsenal

Game date: Saturday 18 April 1964 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,623
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Brandwood P
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Billy Wright
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Furnell, Jimmy Magill, Billy McCulloch, Terry Neill, Ian Ure, John Snedden, Alan Skirton, Geoff Strong, Joe Baker, George Eastham, George Armstrong

Notes

- Ian Callaghan missed a penalty on 64'
- Tommy Lawrence saved a penalty from George Eastham on 29'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.91
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 24.67
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Arsenal league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Callaghan's penalty was saved by former Liverpool goalkeeper Jim Furnell
- Liverpool clinch the League title.

Related articles

The 1963-1964 Championship season
Liverpool secure Shankly's first title!
Ee, Aye, Addio – We are Champ-i-ons!
Shankly’s code wins title

Related files

Cover of Liverpool Echo souvenir
Into Europe - an official souvenir (a pdf file of the whole brochure [minus the advertisements])
Star Strip - Roger Hunt cartoon in Football Monthly
Champions Yeah! Yeah! Yeah! - Football Monthly
Match programme
Liverpool congratulated
Thompson leads the parade of champions
Hail the champions!
Liverpool give warning to Europe
Cartoon from the Liverpool Echo
Coming stardom!
Match ticket

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 Liverpool 39 26 4 9 88 37 16 0 5 60 18 10 4 4 28 19 56
2 Manchester United 41 22 7 12 87 61 14 3 3 51 18 8 4 9 36 43 51
3 Everton 41 20 10 11 82 64 13 4 3 51 26 7 6 8 31 38 50
4 Chelsea 42 20 10 12 72 56 12 3 6 36 24 8 7 6 36 32 50
5 Tottenham Hotspur 40 21 7 12 94 74 13 3 5 54 31 8 4 7 40 43 49
6 Sheffield Wednesday 42 19 11 12 84 67 15 3 3 50 24 4 8 9 34 43 49
7 Blackburn Rovers 42 18 10 14 89 65 10 4 7 44 28 8 6 7 45 37 46
8 Arsenal 42 17 11 14 90 82 10 7 4 56 37 7 4 10 34 45 45
9 Leicester City 41 16 11 14 61 57 9 4 7 33 26 7 7 7 28 31 43
10 Sheffield United 41 16 11 14 61 61 10 6 5 35 22 6 5 9 26 39 43
11 West Bromwich Albion 41 16 10 15 68 59 9 5 6 41 33 7 5 9 27 26 42
12 Burnley 41 16 10 15 64 62 13 3 4 39 21 3 7 11 25 41 42
13 Nottingham Forest 41 16 9 16 63 65 9 5 7 34 24 7 4 9 29 41 41
14 West Ham United 41 14 12 15 69 72 8 7 6 45 38 6 5 9 24 34 40
15 Fulham 41 13 12 16 55 62 11 7 2 42 20 2 5 14 13 42 38
16 Wolves 41 11 15 15 66 80 6 9 6 36 34 5 6 9 30 46 37
17 Stoke City 40 13 9 18 71 74 8 6 6 46 32 5 3 12 25 42 35
18 Blackpool 41 13 9 19 49 69 8 6 7 26 29 5 3 12 23 40 35
19 Aston Villa 42 11 12 19 62 71 8 6 7 35 29 3 6 12 27 42 34
20 Bolton Wanderers 41 10 8 23 48 76 6 5 9 30 31 4 3 14 18 45 28
21 Birmingham City 40 9 7 24 48 91 5 7 7 27 31 4 0 17 21 60 25
22 Ipswich Town 41 8 7 26 52 118 8 3 9 34 42 0 4 17 18 76 23
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