Match details

Celtic 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Thursday 14 April 1966 at 20:00 Stadium: Celtic Park
Competition: ECW Cup Semi-Final 1L Attendance: 76,446
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Glöckner R ( East Germany)
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: John Stein

Opposition lineup

Ronnie Simpson, Ian Young, Tommy Gemmell, Bobby Murdoch, Billy McNeill, John Clark, Jimmy Johnstone, Joe McBride, Stevie Chalmers, Bobby Lennox, Bertie Auld

Opposition goals

Bobby Lennox 52'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.42
- Average age of the Celtic starting lineup: 25.74
- Liverpool played the last ten minutes with ten men after Gerry Byrne went off injured with a dislocated elbow.

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