Match details

Liverpool 5 - 2 Blackburn Rovers

Game date: Wednesday 17 November 1965 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,450
Half - time score: 3 - 0 Referee: Corbett DA
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Marshall
   

Opposition lineup

Fred Else, Billy Wilson, Walter Joyce, Andy McEvoy, Dick Mulvaney, Ron Clayton, Malcolm Darling, George Jones, Mike England, Mick Ferguson, John Byrom

Opposition goals

George Jones 63'
Ben Anderson 89'

Opposition substitutions

Mike England out for Ben Anderson 46'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.36
- Average age of the Blackburn Rovers starting lineup: 24.45
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Blackburn Rovers league position after match: 21
- 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 Liverpool 17 11 2 4 41 17 7 1 1 27 6 4 1 3 14 11 24
2 Burnley 16 10 3 3 34 17 6 1 1 20 9 4 2 2 14 8 23
3 Leeds United 16 9 4 3 31 15 7 2 0 21 5 2 2 3 10 10 22
4 West Bromwich Albion 17 9 3 5 42 26 6 1 2 29 12 3 2 3 13 14 21
5 Sheffield United 17 8 5 4 24 23 6 2 1 17 9 2 3 3 7 14 21
6 Tottenham Hotspur 16 8 3 5 34 23 7 1 1 27 12 1 2 4 7 11 19
7 Manchester United 16 7 5 4 30 25 4 4 0 15 6 3 1 4 15 19 19
8 Stoke City 16 7 5 4 24 21 4 3 1 14 8 3 2 3 10 13 19
9 Arsenal 17 7 5 5 31 30 5 2 1 19 12 2 3 4 12 18 19
10 Chelsea 16 7 4 5 23 20 2 3 3 8 9 5 1 2 15 11 18
11 Sunderland 17 7 3 7 25 31 6 1 1 17 10 1 2 6 8 21 17
12 Aston Villa 17 7 2 8 26 24 4 2 2 14 9 3 0 6 12 15 16
13 Everton 17 6 4 7 30 31 5 2 2 22 12 1 2 5 8 19 16
14 Leicester City 17 5 5 7 29 36 2 3 4 14 20 3 2 3 15 16 15
15 Newcastle United 17 5 4 8 17 24 4 2 3 11 8 1 2 5 6 16 14
16 Sheffield Wednesday 15 5 3 7 19 25 4 1 1 10 5 1 2 6 9 20 13
17 Nottingham Forest 16 4 4 8 22 25 4 1 2 15 8 0 3 6 7 17 12
18 Blackpool 16 4 4 8 23 29 2 2 4 17 16 2 2 4 6 13 12
19 Fulham 17 4 4 9 28 39 4 2 3 17 16 0 2 6 11 23 12
20 West Ham United 17 4 4 9 22 41 3 3 2 13 16 1 1 7 9 25 12
21 Blackburn Rovers 17 3 4 10 25 36 2 1 5 9 12 1 3 5 16 24 10
22 Northampton Town 17 2 6 9 17 39 2 3 3 10 11 0 3 6 7 28 10
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