Match details

Bolton Wanderers 0 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 20 February 1965 at 15:00 Stadium: Burnden Park
Competition: FA Cup 5th round Attendance: 57,207
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Dawes TW
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: William Ridding

Opposition lineup

Eddie Hopkinson, Roy Hartle, Syd Farrimond, Warwick Rimmer, Bryan Edwards, Dave Hatton, Franny Lee, Frederick Hill, Wyn Davies, Brian Bromley, Gordon Taylor


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.15
- Average age of the Bolton Wanderers starting lineup: 24.98
- The wooden railing behind the goal where Callaghan scored collapsed from the surge of the crowd, greeting Callaghan's goal. Police and ambulancemen rushed to the spot, but the referee carried on with play.

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
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Moment of joy and confusion
Match programme
Callaghan's most cherished goal
Match ticket

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