Match details

Manchester United 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 9 October 1965 at 15:00 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 58,161
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Clements W
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Pat Dunne, Shay Brennan, Tony Dunne, Paddy Crerand, Bill Foulkes, Nobby Stiles, John Connelly, George Best, Bobby Charlton, Denis Law, John Aston

Opposition goals

George Best 19'
Denis Law 39'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.26
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 25.22
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Manchester United 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 Sheffield United 12 6 5 1 16 11 4 2 0 11 5 2 3 1 5 6 17
2 Arsenal 12 6 4 2 19 16 4 1 1 11 8 2 3 1 8 8 16
3 Leeds United 11 6 3 2 20 11 5 1 0 12 3 1 2 2 8 8 15
4 West Bromwich Albion 12 7 1 4 30 20 4 1 2 20 10 3 0 2 10 10 15
5 Stoke City 11 6 3 2 19 15 4 2 0 12 5 2 1 2 7 10 15
6 Liverpool 11 6 2 3 23 12 3 1 1 11 4 3 1 2 12 8 14
7 Burnley 11 6 2 3 23 15 4 1 1 15 8 2 1 2 8 7 14
8 Tottenham Hotspur 11 6 2 3 25 17 5 1 0 18 7 1 1 3 7 10 14
9 Everton 12 5 3 4 25 23 5 1 1 21 10 0 2 3 4 13 13
10 Chelsea 11 4 4 3 18 15 1 3 2 7 7 3 1 1 11 8 12
11 Manchester United 11 4 4 3 16 16 3 3 0 9 3 1 1 3 7 13 12
12 Sunderland 12 5 2 5 17 21 4 1 0 11 4 1 1 5 6 17 12
13 Aston Villa 12 5 1 6 20 19 3 1 1 11 7 2 0 5 9 12 11
14 Newcastle United 12 4 3 5 13 16 3 1 3 9 8 1 2 2 4 8 11
15 Nottingham Forest 11 3 3 5 17 15 3 1 1 13 6 0 2 4 4 9 9
16 Leicester City 12 2 5 5 22 28 1 3 2 11 13 1 2 3 11 15 9
17 Sheffield Wednesday 10 3 3 4 11 14 3 1 0 7 2 0 2 4 4 12 9
18 Blackpool 11 3 2 6 16 21 1 1 3 10 10 2 1 3 6 11 8
19 Fulham 12 2 3 7 19 26 2 1 3 11 13 0 2 4 8 13 7
20 West Ham United 12 2 3 7 14 33 1 2 2 7 13 1 1 5 7 20 7
21 Blackburn Rovers 11 2 2 7 14 22 1 1 3 4 7 1 1 4 10 15 6
22 Northampton Town 12 0 6 6 12 23 0 3 3 6 9 0 3 3 6 14 6
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