Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Manchester City

Game date: Tuesday 30 August 1966 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 51,645
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Finney J
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Joe Mercer
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Dowd, Tony Book, Bobby Kennedy, Glyn Pardoe, George Heslop, Alan Oakes, Dave Connor, Colin Bell, Jimmy Murray, Matt Gray, Neil Young

Opposition goals

Matt Gray
Jimmy Murray

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.28
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 25.87
- Liverpool league position after match: 11
- Manchester City league position after match: 4
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The kick-off for this evening match was slightly delayed because the City team was delayed in traffic and had to walk from their transport to the stadium carrying their kit-skips with them

Related files

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 Burnley 4 3 1 0 9 1 2 0 0 7 0 1 1 0 2 1 7
2 Arsenal 4 3 1 0 8 4 2 0 0 3 1 1 1 0 5 3 7
3 Chelsea 4 2 2 0 4 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 1 0 2 1 6
4 Manchester City 4 2 1 1 6 5 2 0 0 3 1 0 1 1 3 4 5
5 Sheffield Wednesday 3 2 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 5
6 Everton 3 2 0 1 5 3 1 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 1 0 4
7 Stoke City 3 2 0 1 5 3 1 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 2 1 4
8 Tottenham Hotspur 3 2 0 1 5 3 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 1 2 2 4
9 Leeds United 3 2 0 1 6 5 2 0 0 5 2 0 0 1 1 3 4
10 Manchester United 3 2 0 1 8 7 1 0 0 5 3 1 0 1 3 4 4
11 Liverpool 4 2 0 2 8 9 2 0 0 6 4 0 0 2 2 5 4
12 Leicester City 3 1 1 1 8 8 1 0 0 5 4 0 1 1 3 4 3
13 Nottingham Forest 4 1 1 2 4 5 0 1 1 1 2 1 0 1 3 3 3
14 Southampton 3 1 1 1 4 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 3 4 3
15 Newcastle United 3 1 1 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 2 1 3
16 Fulham 4 1 1 2 2 5 0 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 4 3
17 Sunderland 3 1 0 2 3 4 1 0 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 1 2
18 West Ham United 4 0 1 3 8 11 0 1 1 3 4 0 0 2 5 7 1
19 Blackpool 3 0 1 2 3 7 0 1 1 3 4 0 0 1 0 3 1
20 Aston Villa 3 0 1 2 1 3 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 1
21 West Bromwich Albion 3 0 0 3 5 9 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 2 4 7 0
22 Sheffield United 3 0 0 3 1 7 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 1 0 4 0
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