Match details

Liverpool 2 - 2 Ajax

Game date: Wednesday 14 December 1966 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: European Cup 2nd R 2L Attendance: 53,846
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Krnávec J ( Czech Republic)
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Rinus Michels

Opposition lineup

Gert Bals, Bernardis Hulshoff, Theo van Duivenbode, Frits Soetekouw, Anton Pronk, Hendrik Groot, Jesaia Swart, Bernardus Muller, Johan Cruyff, Klaas Nuninga, Piet Keizer

Opposition goals

Johan Cruyff 49'
Johan Cruyff 71'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.57
- Average age of the Ajax starting lineup: 25.66

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