Match details

Coventry City 1 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 26 December 1967 at 15:15 Stadium: Highfield Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 42,209
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Fussey MA
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Noel Cantwell
   

Opposition lineup

Bill Glazier, Mike Kearns, Dietmar Bruck, Brian Lewis, Maurice Setters, David Clements, Gerry Baker, Ernest Machin, Bobby Gould, Ian Gibson, Ronnie Rees

Opposition goals

Gerry Baker 32'

Opposition substitutions

Gerry Baker out for Mick Coop 85'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.42
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 25.41
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Coventry City league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related articles

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Related files

Barry Davies' report on the game and Ian St John's sending off
The Scot who became a Scouse - Football Monthly
Match programme
Press Cutting - (Coventry Evening Telegraph)
Press Cutting - (Coventry Evening Telegraph)
Press Cutting - (Coventry Evening Telegraph)

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 Manchester United 23 13 7 3 44 25 9 2 0 25 8 4 5 3 19 17 33
2 Manchester City 23 13 4 6 52 29 10 1 1 35 11 3 3 5 17 18 30
3 Liverpool 23 11 8 4 34 18 9 1 1 24 7 2 7 3 10 11 30
4 Leeds United 23 12 5 6 33 19 9 2 0 26 7 3 3 6 7 12 29
5 Everton 23 11 4 8 33 22 9 1 2 23 9 2 3 6 10 13 26
6 Newcastle United 23 9 8 6 34 34 9 3 0 27 10 0 5 6 7 24 26
7 West Bromwich Albion 22 10 5 7 43 32 7 2 3 26 12 3 3 4 17 20 25
8 Arsenal 22 10 4 8 37 28 7 3 0 22 7 3 1 8 15 21 24
9 Sheffield Wednesday 22 9 6 7 33 30 6 5 1 25 13 3 1 6 8 17 24
10 Tottenham Hotspur 23 9 6 8 35 38 5 6 1 21 11 4 0 7 14 27 24
11 Nottingham Forest 22 9 4 9 32 25 7 2 2 22 8 2 2 7 10 17 22
12 Burnley 23 8 6 9 39 44 7 4 0 23 9 1 2 9 16 35 22
13 Stoke City 23 8 5 10 30 36 6 2 3 15 11 2 3 7 15 25 21
14 Wolves 22 8 4 10 38 46 6 2 2 24 18 2 2 8 14 28 20
15 Southampton 22 7 5 10 37 43 5 4 2 21 18 2 1 8 16 25 19
16 Chelsea 22 5 9 8 30 49 3 6 3 19 22 2 3 5 11 27 19
17 West Ham United 23 7 4 12 42 45 4 1 7 24 24 3 3 5 18 21 18
18 Leicester City 22 5 8 9 33 39 2 5 4 16 18 3 3 5 17 21 18
19 Sunderland 22 6 5 11 27 39 5 3 3 15 15 1 2 8 12 24 17
20 Fulham 21 6 4 11 31 42 3 2 4 14 17 3 2 7 17 25 16
21 Sheffield United 22 5 6 11 24 40 5 2 4 11 13 0 4 7 13 27 16
22 Coventry City 23 3 9 11 29 47 3 4 5 20 24 0 5 6 9 23 15
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