Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Aston Villa

Game date: Saturday 2 October 1965 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,859
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Wilson H
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Richard Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Colin Withers, Mick Wright, Charlie Aitken, Mike Tindall, John Sleeuwenhoek, Alan Deakin, John MacLeod, Graham Parker, Phil Woosnam, Willie Hamilton, Bobby Park

Opposition goals

Phil Woosnam 88'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.24
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 23.98
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Aston Villa league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- From this game on Chris Lawler made 316 consecutive appearances for Liverpool until 24th of April 1971.

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 Sheffield United 11 5 5 1 15 11 4 2 0 11 5 1 3 1 4 6 15
2 Liverpool 10 6 2 2 23 10 3 1 1 11 4 3 1 1 12 6 14
3 Burnley 10 6 2 2 22 11 4 1 0 14 4 2 1 2 8 7 14
4 Leeds United 10 6 2 2 20 11 5 1 0 12 3 1 1 2 8 8 14
5 Arsenal 11 5 4 2 17 15 3 1 1 9 7 2 3 1 8 8 14
6 West Bromwich Albion 11 6 1 4 26 19 3 1 2 16 9 3 0 2 10 10 13
7 Stoke City 10 5 3 2 18 15 3 2 0 11 5 2 1 2 7 10 13
8 Tottenham Hotspur 9 5 2 2 21 14 4 1 0 15 7 1 1 2 6 7 12
9 Chelsea 10 4 4 2 18 14 1 3 1 7 6 3 1 1 11 8 12
10 Sunderland 10 5 2 3 16 14 4 1 0 11 4 1 1 3 5 10 12
11 Aston Villa 11 5 1 5 20 18 3 1 1 11 7 2 0 4 9 11 11
12 Everton 10 4 2 4 20 20 4 0 1 16 7 0 2 3 4 13 10
13 Manchester United 10 3 4 3 14 16 2 3 0 7 3 1 1 3 7 13 10
14 Leicester City 11 2 5 4 22 27 1 3 2 11 13 1 2 2 11 14 9
15 Newcastle United 11 3 3 5 12 16 2 1 3 8 8 1 2 2 4 8 9
16 Sheffield Wednesday 9 3 2 4 11 14 3 0 0 7 2 0 2 4 4 12 8
17 Fulham 11 2 3 6 18 24 2 1 3 11 13 0 2 3 7 11 7
18 Nottingham Forest 10 2 3 5 12 15 2 1 1 8 6 0 2 4 4 9 7
19 West Ham United 11 2 3 6 14 28 1 2 2 7 13 1 1 4 7 15 7
20 Blackpool 10 2 2 6 15 21 1 1 3 10 10 1 1 3 5 11 6
21 Northampton Town 11 0 6 5 12 22 0 3 2 6 8 0 3 3 6 14 6
22 Blackburn Rovers 9 1 1 7 8 19 1 1 3 4 7 0 0 4 4 12 3
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