Match details

Aston Villa 0 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 26 March 1966 at 15:00 Stadium: Villa Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 23,625
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: New HG
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Richard Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Colin Withers, Mick Wright, Charlie Aitken, Mike Tindall, John Sleeuwenhoek, Dave Pountney, Alan Baker, Willie Hamilton, Tony Hateley, Alan Deakin, Tony Scott

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.72
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 24.26
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Aston Villa league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Match programme
Press cutting

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 35 23 6 6 71 28 14 2 2 47 14 9 4 4 24 14 52
2 Burnley 34 19 6 9 69 42 12 3 2 40 18 7 3 7 29 24 44
3 Leeds United 32 17 8 7 62 31 11 4 2 40 13 6 4 5 22 18 42
4 Manchester United 32 15 11 6 63 43 10 7 0 40 15 5 4 6 23 28 41
5 Chelsea 31 17 6 8 49 38 7 4 4 18 14 10 2 4 31 24 40
6 Tottenham Hotspur 33 14 10 9 67 52 11 5 1 51 28 3 5 8 16 24 38
7 Everton 35 14 9 12 53 50 11 5 2 37 16 3 4 10 16 34 37
8 West Bromwich Albion 32 13 9 10 67 54 8 4 4 42 24 5 5 6 25 30 35
9 Leicester City 32 14 7 11 61 54 8 4 4 30 24 6 3 7 31 30 35
10 Stoke City 33 12 11 10 57 52 9 6 2 36 20 3 5 8 21 32 35
11 Sheffield United 33 11 11 11 42 50 8 6 2 29 21 3 5 9 13 29 33
12 Arsenal 33 10 10 13 52 58 7 6 4 33 26 3 4 9 19 32 30
13 West Ham United 34 11 8 15 55 69 9 4 4 38 29 2 4 11 17 40 30
14 Aston Villa 34 12 5 17 59 66 8 2 7 32 30 4 3 10 27 36 29
15 Nottingham Forest 33 11 7 15 45 59 10 2 4 27 18 1 5 11 18 41 29
16 Newcastle United 33 11 6 16 42 53 8 3 5 21 16 3 3 11 21 37 28
17 Sunderland 34 11 6 17 41 64 10 1 5 28 24 1 5 12 13 40 28
18 Blackpool 32 9 8 15 42 52 6 4 6 29 24 3 4 9 13 28 26
19 Sheffield Wednesday 30 10 6 14 39 49 8 4 3 24 13 2 2 11 15 36 26
20 Northampton Town 35 7 11 17 47 82 6 5 6 26 27 1 6 11 21 55 25
21 Fulham 33 9 5 19 51 70 7 3 6 26 26 2 2 13 25 44 23
22 Blackburn Rovers 31 7 4 20 50 68 6 1 8 27 23 1 3 12 23 45 18
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