Match details

Liverpool 4 - 2 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Saturday 16 January 1965 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 42,422
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Lyden D
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Alan Brown
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Wicks, Andy Burgin, Don Megson, Peter Eustace, Vic Mobley, Wilf Smith, Alan Finney, John Quinn, John Hickton, Mark Pearson, Colin Dobson

Opposition goals

Mark Pearson 38'
John Hickton 57'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.57
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 22.85
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 11
- 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 Leeds United 27 18 4 5 53 35 11 2 1 35 16 7 2 4 18 19 40
2 Chelsea 26 17 5 4 58 27 10 1 3 31 13 7 4 1 27 14 39
3 Manchester United 26 15 8 3 54 27 8 3 1 28 8 7 5 2 26 19 38
4 Tottenham Hotspur 27 13 6 8 56 43 12 2 0 39 11 1 4 8 17 32 32
5 Nottingham Forest 27 11 8 8 53 50 6 4 3 33 27 5 4 5 20 23 30
6 Blackburn Rovers 26 12 5 9 57 43 9 1 2 34 14 3 4 7 23 29 29
7 West Ham United 26 12 4 10 53 39 8 2 3 28 13 4 2 7 25 26 28
8 Everton 26 9 10 7 47 42 5 6 2 26 17 4 4 5 21 25 28
9 Liverpool 26 10 8 8 44 41 7 4 3 27 21 3 4 5 17 20 28
10 Arsenal 27 12 4 11 46 52 6 3 4 24 22 6 1 7 22 30 28
11 Sheffield Wednesday 25 9 9 7 41 34 7 4 2 25 13 2 5 5 16 21 27
12 Leicester City 26 7 11 8 49 53 6 5 3 32 27 1 6 5 17 26 25
13 Stoke City 26 9 7 10 42 43 5 3 5 23 19 4 4 5 19 24 25
14 Burnley 27 9 7 11 41 47 5 7 2 24 19 4 0 9 17 28 25
15 Sheffield United 27 9 6 12 37 41 5 4 5 24 18 4 2 7 13 23 24
16 Blackpool 26 8 5 13 46 55 5 2 5 23 19 3 3 8 23 36 21
17 West Bromwich Albion 26 5 10 11 39 44 4 4 4 24 19 1 6 7 15 25 20
18 Birmingham City 26 7 6 13 43 60 5 4 4 23 25 2 2 9 20 35 20
19 Fulham 26 6 8 12 37 48 5 2 6 26 24 1 6 6 11 24 20
20 Aston Villa 25 8 2 15 32 58 7 1 4 20 15 1 1 11 12 43 18
21 Sunderland 25 5 7 13 37 52 4 6 2 25 19 1 1 11 12 33 17
22 Wolves 25 5 2 18 28 59 4 1 8 17 23 1 1 10 11 36 12
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