Match details

1st Division

Anfield | Sat 6 Jan 1968 at 15:00

Liverpool 4 - 1 West Bromwich Albion

Goals (Assists in brackets)

Opposition goals


  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.79
  • - Average age of the West Bromwich Albion starting lineup: 25.54
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 2
  • - West Bromwich Albion league position after match: 6
  • - Click here to view the full league table after the match.
  • -Tommy Smith fouled Jeff Astle in the area (14 minutes). Bobby Hope hit the bar with the penalty but the referee ordered a re-take because Tommy Lawrence had moved off his line. Tony Brown scored from the re-take.
    - Local pop group The Scaffold filmed a video of 'Thank You Very Much' in front of The Kop for release in America.

Other details

Manager: Bill Shankly
Opposition manager: Alan Ashman
Referee: Styles K
Attendance: 51,092
Half-time score: 1 - 1
Game number: 2791
League game number: 2513
LFC played towards Kop: Second half

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