Match details

Liverpool 4 - 0 Sunderland

Game date: Saturday 12 February 1966 at 14:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,859
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Clements W
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ian McColl
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Montgomery, Cec Irwin, Len Ashurst, John Parke, Martin Harvey, David Elliott, Allan Gauden, George Herd, Nick Sharkey, Neil Martin, George Mulhall

Opposition substitutions

George Herd out for Alan Black 59'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.65
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 25.08
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sunderland league position after match: 16
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Ian St John on the cover of Football Monthly
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 30 20 5 5 63 25 12 2 2 42 13 8 3 3 21 12 45
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 West Bromwich Albion 28 12 7 9 62 49 8 3 3 40 21 4 4 6 22 28 31
8 Stoke City 28 11 9 8 48 42 8 4 2 31 17 3 5 6 17 25 31
9 Sheffield United 28 11 9 8 39 40 8 5 2 28 20 3 4 6 11 20 31
10 Leicester City 27 12 5 10 52 48 7 3 4 28 23 5 2 6 24 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 Aston Villa 28 10 4 14 46 48 7 2 5 27 21 3 2 9 19 27 24
14 Nottingham Forest 27 9 6 12 36 42 8 2 3 22 11 1 4 9 14 31 24
15 West Ham United 29 8 8 13 41 61 6 4 3 25 23 2 4 10 16 38 24
16 Sunderland 27 9 6 12 35 50 8 1 4 24 20 1 5 8 11 30 24
17 Sheffield Wednesday 27 9 5 13 33 44 7 3 2 18 8 2 2 11 15 36 23
18 Newcastle United 27 8 6 13 33 46 6 3 4 16 14 2 3 9 17 32 22
19 Blackpool 26 7 7 12 36 43 5 4 5 27 22 2 3 7 9 21 21
20 Northampton Town 29 5 8 16 35 71 4 3 6 16 20 1 5 10 19 51 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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