Match details

Liverpool 0 - 1 Leeds United

Game date: Monday 27 December 1965 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,430
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Handley W
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Revie
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Sprake, Paul Reaney, Willie Bell, Billy Bremner, Jack Charlton, Norman Hunter, James Storrie, Peter Lorimer, Alan Peacock, Johnny Giles, Mike O'Grady

Opposition goals

Peter Lorimer 14'

Opposition substitutions

Johnny Giles out for Paul Madeley 50'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.52
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 24.38
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Leeds United league position after match: 4
- 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 23 14 4 5 48 21 9 1 2 33 10 5 3 3 15 11 32
2 Burnley 22 13 4 5 49 28 8 2 1 28 13 5 2 4 21 15 30
3 Manchester United 22 11 7 4 45 30 7 6 0 27 9 4 1 4 18 21 29
4 Leeds United 19 11 5 3 36 15 8 2 0 25 5 3 3 3 11 10 27
5 Tottenham Hotspur 22 11 5 6 45 33 9 2 1 34 16 2 3 5 11 17 27
6 Stoke City 21 9 8 4 33 27 6 4 1 20 11 3 4 3 13 16 26
7 West Bromwich Albion 22 10 5 7 47 35 7 2 2 32 14 3 3 5 15 21 25
8 Sheffield United 22 9 7 6 30 31 7 3 1 21 12 2 4 5 9 19 25
9 Chelsea 20 9 4 7 32 29 2 3 4 8 10 7 1 3 24 19 22
10 Arsenal 21 8 6 7 39 43 6 3 1 25 17 2 3 6 14 26 22
11 Leicester City 22 8 5 9 42 45 4 3 4 20 22 4 2 5 22 23 21
12 Everton 24 8 5 11 36 41 7 3 2 26 12 1 2 9 10 29 21
13 Nottingham Forest 22 7 6 9 28 32 7 2 2 20 9 0 4 7 8 23 20
14 Sheffield Wednesday 21 8 4 9 28 32 7 2 1 17 6 1 2 8 11 26 20
15 Aston Villa 21 8 3 10 35 36 5 2 3 19 15 3 1 7 16 21 19
16 Sunderland 20 7 4 9 27 36 6 1 2 19 13 1 3 7 8 23 18
17 West Ham United 22 6 6 10 31 47 5 3 2 20 19 1 3 8 11 28 18
18 Blackpool 21 6 5 10 32 37 4 3 4 24 20 2 2 6 8 17 17
19 Newcastle United 21 5 5 11 23 36 4 3 4 12 13 1 2 7 11 23 15
20 Blackburn Rovers 22 5 4 13 40 45 4 1 5 20 13 1 3 8 20 32 14
21 Northampton Town 22 4 6 12 26 52 3 3 5 14 17 1 3 7 12 35 14
22 Fulham 22 4 4 14 33 54 4 2 5 20 25 0 2 9 13 29 12
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