Match details

Blackburn Rovers 3 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 29 August 1964 at 15:00 Stadium: Ewood Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 26,865
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: Sparling A
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Marshall
   

Opposition lineup

Fred Else, Keith Newton, Walter Joyce, Ron Clayton, Mike England, Mick McGrath, Mick Ferguson, Andy McEvoy, John Byrom, Bryan Douglas, Mike Harrison

Opposition goals

John Byrom 46'
Mike Harrison 66' pen
Andy McEvoy 71'

Notes

- Phil Ferns scores his debut goal for LFC
- Tommy Smith scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.7
- Average age of the Blackburn Rovers starting lineup: 25.92
- Liverpool league position after match: 14
- Blackburn Rovers league position after match: 15
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Match programme

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