Match details

Leeds United 4 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 26 August 1964 at 19:30 Stadium: Elland Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,200
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Stokes K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Revie
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Sprake, Paul Reaney, Willie Bell, Billy Bremner, Jack Charlton, Norman Hunter, Johnny Giles, Don Weston, James Storrie, Bobby Collins, Albert Johanneson

Opposition goals

Ron Yeats scored an own goal on 16'
Don Weston 39'
Billy Bremner 49'
Johnny Giles 55'

Notes

- Gordon Milne missed a penalty on 66'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.73
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 24.87
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Leeds United league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Milne's penalty was saved by Leeds United's goalkeeper Gary Sprake but Milne reacted quickly and scored from the rebound.

Related articles

Analysis of the game

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Match programme
Callaghan poster
Press cutting

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