Match details

Sunderland 2 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 26 December 1964 at 15:00 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 49,902
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: Thacker J
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: George Hardwick
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Montgomery, John Parke, Len Ashurst, Martin Harvey, Dickie Rooks, Jimmy McNab, Brian Usher, Harry Hood, Nick Sharkey, George Herd, George Mulhall

Opposition goals

Nick Sharkey 61'
George Mulhall 69'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.1
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 24.26
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Sunderland league position after match: 20
- 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 Manchester United 24 15 6 3 51 24 8 2 1 27 7 7 4 2 24 17 36
2 Chelsea 24 15 5 4 52 25 9 1 3 27 12 6 4 1 25 13 35
3 Leeds United 24 16 3 5 47 32 10 2 1 33 15 6 1 4 14 17 35
4 Tottenham Hotspur 24 11 6 7 49 40 10 2 0 32 9 1 4 7 17 31 28
5 Nottingham Forest 24 11 6 7 49 42 6 3 3 31 25 5 3 4 18 17 28
6 Blackburn Rovers 23 11 5 7 50 36 8 1 1 29 11 3 4 6 21 25 27
7 West Ham United 23 11 4 8 49 34 7 2 2 26 11 4 2 6 23 23 26
8 Everton 24 8 9 7 45 41 4 6 2 24 16 4 3 5 21 25 25
9 Sheffield Wednesday 22 8 8 6 36 28 7 3 2 25 13 1 5 4 11 15 24
10 Arsenal 24 10 4 10 39 47 5 3 4 20 21 5 1 6 19 26 24
11 Leicester City 23 7 9 7 46 47 6 4 3 30 25 1 5 4 16 22 23
12 Liverpool 23 8 7 8 37 37 6 3 3 23 19 2 4 5 14 18 23
13 Sheffield United 24 9 4 11 34 37 5 3 4 22 15 4 1 7 12 22 22
14 Blackpool 24 8 5 11 42 49 5 2 4 21 16 3 3 7 21 33 21
15 Burnley 24 7 7 10 37 45 4 7 2 22 19 3 0 8 15 26 21
16 Fulham 24 6 8 10 36 45 5 2 4 25 21 1 6 6 11 24 20
17 West Bromwich Albion 24 5 9 10 37 40 4 3 4 22 17 1 6 6 15 23 19
18 Stoke City 23 6 7 10 35 42 3 3 5 17 18 3 4 5 18 24 19
19 Birmingham City 23 6 6 11 41 56 4 4 4 22 25 2 2 7 19 31 18
20 Sunderland 22 5 6 11 36 48 4 6 1 25 17 1 0 10 11 31 16
21 Aston Villa 23 7 2 14 28 51 6 1 4 17 13 1 1 10 11 38 16
22 Wolves 23 4 2 17 23 53 3 1 8 13 21 1 1 9 10 32 10
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