Match details

Blackpool 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Monday 5 September 1966 at 19:30 Stadium: Bloomfield Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 24,375
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ron Suart
   

Opposition lineup

Alan Taylor, Jimmy Armfield, Tommy Thompson, Graham Rowe, Glyn James, Emlyn Hughes, Ian Moir, Robert Waddell, Ray Charnley, Neil Turner, Leslie Lea

Opposition goals

Robert Waddell

Opposition substitutions

Tony Waiters out for Alan Taylor

Notes

- Willie Stevenson missed a penalty on 40'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.29
- Average age of the Blackpool starting lineup: 25.21
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Blackpool league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
Stevenson's penalty was saved by Blackpool goalkeeper Alan Taylor, Liverpool got the penalty after a handball by Jimmy Armfield.

Related files

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