Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Sheffield Wednesday

Game date: Wednesday 6 April 1966 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,792
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Davies H
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Alan Brown
   

Opposition lineup

Ron Springett, Wilf Smith, Don Megson, Peter Eustace, Sam Ellis, Gerry Young, John Quinn, John Fantham, James McCalliog, David Ford, Colin Dobson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.75
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 24.77
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 16
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Faith and Pride - Football Monthly
Match programme
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook

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 36 24 6 6 72 28 15 2 2 48 14 9 4 4 24 14 54
2 Burnley 35 19 7 9 70 43 12 3 2 40 18 7 4 7 30 25 45
3 Leeds United 34 18 8 8 64 32 12 4 2 42 13 6 4 6 22 19 44
4 Manchester United 33 15 12 6 64 44 10 7 0 40 15 5 5 6 24 29 42
5 Chelsea 32 17 6 9 49 40 7 4 4 18 14 10 2 5 31 26 40
6 Tottenham Hotspur 34 14 10 10 69 55 11 5 2 53 31 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 34 13 10 11 69 57 8 4 4 42 24 5 6 7 27 33 36
9 Leicester City 32 14 7 11 61 54 8 4 4 30 24 6 3 7 31 30 35
10 Stoke City 35 12 11 12 58 58 9 6 2 36 20 3 5 10 22 38 35
11 Sheffield United 34 12 11 11 44 50 9 6 2 31 21 3 5 9 13 29 35
12 Arsenal 34 10 11 13 53 59 7 7 4 34 27 3 4 9 19 32 31
13 West Ham United 35 11 9 15 56 70 9 5 4 39 30 2 4 11 17 40 31
14 Nottingham Forest 34 12 7 15 48 61 10 2 4 27 18 2 5 11 21 43 31
15 Aston Villa 36 12 6 18 61 69 8 3 8 34 33 4 3 10 27 36 30
16 Sheffield Wednesday 33 12 6 15 46 51 10 4 3 31 14 2 2 12 15 37 30
17 Sunderland 35 12 6 17 43 64 11 1 5 30 24 1 5 12 13 40 30
18 Newcastle United 33 11 6 16 42 53 8 3 5 21 16 3 3 11 21 37 28
19 Blackpool 34 10 8 16 43 55 7 4 6 30 24 3 4 10 13 31 28
20 Northampton Town 36 8 11 17 49 83 6 5 6 26 27 2 6 11 23 56 27
21 Fulham 34 10 5 19 53 71 8 3 6 28 27 2 2 13 25 44 25
22 Blackburn Rovers 32 7 4 21 50 70 6 1 8 27 23 1 3 13 23 47 18
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