Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Burnley

Game date: Saturday 16 March 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 41,114
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Smith DW
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Harold Potts
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Thomson, Fred Smith, Les Latcham, Brian O'Neil, Colin Waldron, Dave Merrington, Willie Morgan, Arthur Bellamy, Martin Dobson, Sammy Todd, Ralph Coates

Opposition goals

Ralph Coates
Ralph Coates

Notes

- Peter Wall makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.94
- Average age of the Burnley starting lineup: 23.54
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Burnley league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Match programme - BackCover
Burnley Express Image

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 City 31 19 5 7 69 34 13 2 2 45 16 6 3 5 24 18 43
2 Manchester United 31 18 7 6 60 38 11 2 1 33 14 7 5 5 27 24 43
3 Leeds United 31 17 8 6 54 26 13 3 0 39 11 4 5 6 15 15 42
4 Liverpool 31 16 9 6 49 27 14 1 1 37 11 2 8 5 12 16 41
5 Newcastle United 32 12 13 7 47 42 11 5 0 31 11 1 8 7 16 31 37
6 Everton 30 15 4 11 49 33 11 1 2 27 10 4 3 9 22 23 34
7 Tottenham Hotspur 31 13 8 10 44 45 6 7 2 23 13 7 1 8 21 32 34
8 West Bromwich Albion 31 13 7 11 56 48 9 2 5 33 20 4 5 6 23 28 33
9 Nottingham Forest 31 12 8 11 42 35 9 4 3 28 15 3 4 8 14 20 32
10 Chelsea 30 11 10 9 49 58 6 6 3 27 24 5 4 6 22 34 32
11 Arsenal 30 10 9 11 41 37 7 6 2 24 13 3 3 9 17 24 29
12 Burnley 31 10 8 13 51 58 9 5 1 28 13 1 3 12 23 45 28
13 Sheffield Wednesday 31 10 8 13 41 47 6 7 3 28 18 4 1 10 13 29 28
14 Leicester City 30 9 9 12 48 54 4 6 5 26 26 5 3 7 22 28 27
15 Southampton 32 10 7 15 52 66 7 5 4 30 28 3 2 11 22 38 27
16 Stoke City 30 11 5 14 37 46 8 2 6 20 17 3 3 8 17 29 27
17 Wolves 31 10 6 15 49 62 7 3 5 31 28 3 3 10 18 34 26
18 West Ham United 30 10 5 15 57 57 5 1 7 31 26 5 4 8 26 31 25
19 Sheffield United 32 8 9 15 37 55 7 3 6 20 22 1 6 9 17 33 25
20 Coventry City 32 7 10 15 41 60 6 5 6 29 30 1 5 9 12 30 24
21 Sunderland 31 8 7 16 36 54 5 5 6 20 26 3 2 10 16 28 23
22 Fulham 31 8 4 19 43 70 5 2 8 21 29 3 2 11 22 41 20
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