Match details

Sheffield Wednesday 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 23 March 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Hillsborough
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 32,177
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Jack Marshall
   

Opposition lineup

Ron Springett, Wilf Smith, Don Megson, Peter Eustace, Vic Mobley, Gerry Young, Brian Usher, James McCalliog, John Ritchie, John Whitham, Brian Woodall

Opposition goals

David Ford

Opposition substitutions

Brian Woodall out for David Ford

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.44
- Average age of the Sheffield Wednesday starting lineup: 25.35
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Sheffield Wednesday league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Leeds United 33 18 9 6 56 26 14 3 0 41 11 4 6 6 15 15 45
2 Manchester United 32 19 7 6 63 38 12 2 1 36 14 7 5 5 27 24 45
3 Manchester City 32 19 5 8 69 36 13 2 2 45 16 6 3 6 24 20 43
4 Liverpool 32 17 9 6 51 28 14 1 1 37 11 3 8 5 14 17 43
5 Newcastle United 33 12 13 8 47 43 11 5 0 31 11 1 8 8 16 32 37
6 Everton 31 16 4 11 50 33 12 1 2 28 10 4 3 9 22 23 36
7 Tottenham Hotspur 32 14 8 10 47 45 7 7 2 26 13 7 1 8 21 32 36
8 West Bromwich Albion 32 14 7 11 59 50 9 2 5 33 20 5 5 6 26 30 35
9 Chelsea 32 12 11 9 50 58 6 7 3 27 24 6 4 6 23 34 35
10 Nottingham Forest 33 13 8 12 44 39 10 4 3 30 16 3 4 9 14 23 34
11 Arsenal 31 11 9 11 44 38 7 6 2 24 13 4 3 9 20 25 31
12 Burnley 32 11 8 13 53 58 10 5 1 30 13 1 3 12 23 45 30
13 Sheffield Wednesday 33 11 8 14 45 51 6 7 4 29 20 5 1 10 16 31 30
14 Leicester City 32 9 9 14 51 59 4 6 6 28 29 5 3 8 23 30 27
15 Southampton 33 10 7 16 52 68 7 5 4 30 28 3 2 12 22 40 27
16 Stoke City 31 11 5 15 37 49 8 2 6 20 17 3 3 9 17 32 27
17 Sheffield United 33 9 9 15 40 56 7 3 6 20 22 2 6 9 20 34 27
18 Wolves 33 10 6 17 52 68 7 3 7 34 34 3 3 10 18 34 26
19 West Ham United 31 10 5 16 57 58 5 1 8 31 27 5 4 8 26 31 25
20 Coventry City 33 7 11 15 42 61 6 5 6 29 30 1 6 9 13 31 25
21 Sunderland 32 8 8 16 37 55 5 6 6 21 27 3 2 10 16 28 24
22 Fulham 32 8 4 20 44 73 5 2 9 22 32 3 2 11 22 41 20
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