Match details

Blackburn Rovers 1 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 5 February 1966 at 15:00 Stadium: Ewood Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 30,414
Half - time score: 1 - 2 Referee: Stokes K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Marshall
   

Opposition lineup

Fred Else, Billy Wilson, Keith Newton, Ron Clayton, Mike England, Walter Joyce, Mick Ferguson, John Byrom, Andy McEvoy, Bryan Douglas, Mike Harrison

Opposition goals

Mike Harrison 20' pen

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.63
- Average age of the Blackburn Rovers starting lineup: 26.42
- 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
Match ticket

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 29 19 5 5 59 25 11 2 2 38 13 8 3 3 21 12 43
2 Burnley 28 16 5 7 59 34 10 2 2 34 16 6 3 5 25 18 37
3 Manchester United 28 13 10 5 55 36 8 7 0 34 12 5 3 5 21 24 36
4 Leeds United 26 14 7 5 49 22 10 4 1 36 9 4 3 4 13 13 35
5 Tottenham Hotspur 28 13 8 7 57 40 10 4 1 42 20 3 4 6 15 20 34
6 Chelsea 25 14 4 7 41 33 5 3 4 13 12 9 1 3 28 21 32
7 Sheffield United 28 11 9 8 39 40 8 5 2 28 20 3 4 6 11 20 31
8 West Bromwich Albion 27 12 6 9 60 47 8 2 3 38 19 4 4 6 22 28 30
9 Leicester City 27 12 5 10 52 48 7 3 4 28 23 5 2 6 24 25 29
10 Stoke City 27 10 9 8 42 40 7 4 2 25 15 3 5 6 17 25 29
11 Everton 30 11 7 12 46 48 9 4 2 32 15 2 3 10 14 33 29
12 Arsenal 27 10 7 10 49 51 7 4 2 31 21 3 3 8 18 30 27
13 Nottingham Forest 27 9 6 12 36 42 8 2 3 22 11 1 4 9 14 31 24
14 Sunderland 26 9 6 11 35 46 8 1 4 24 20 1 5 7 11 26 24
15 Aston Villa 26 10 3 13 43 44 7 2 4 26 19 3 1 9 17 25 23
16 Sheffield Wednesday 27 9 5 13 33 44 7 3 2 18 8 2 2 11 15 36 23
17 Newcastle United 27 8 6 13 33 46 6 3 4 16 14 2 3 9 17 32 22
18 West Ham United 28 7 8 13 39 60 6 4 3 25 23 1 4 10 14 37 22
19 Blackpool 26 7 7 12 36 43 5 4 5 27 22 2 3 7 9 21 21
20 Northampton Town 28 5 8 15 33 65 4 3 6 16 20 1 5 9 17 45 18
21 Blackburn Rovers 27 6 4 17 44 58 5 1 7 23 20 1 3 10 21 38 16
22 Fulham 28 5 5 18 35 63 5 3 6 21 26 0 2 12 14 37 15
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