Match details

Manchester United 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 6 April 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 63,050
Half - time score: 1 - 2 Referee: Dagnall K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Tony Dunne, Francis Burns, Paddy Crerand, David Sadler, John Fitzpatrick, George Best, Alan Gowling, Bobby Charlton, David Herd, John Aston

Opposition goals

George Best 3'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.62
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 24.62
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Manchester United league position after match: 2
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 34 19 9 6 59 26 15 3 0 44 11 4 6 6 15 15 47
2 Manchester United 35 20 7 8 69 45 12 2 3 38 19 8 5 5 31 26 47
3 Manchester City 34 20 5 9 72 38 13 2 2 45 16 7 3 7 27 22 45
4 Liverpool 33 18 9 6 53 29 14 1 1 37 11 4 8 5 16 18 45
5 Tottenham Hotspur 34 16 8 10 58 46 9 7 2 37 14 7 1 8 21 32 40
6 Everton 32 17 4 11 52 33 13 1 2 30 10 4 3 9 22 23 38
7 Newcastle United 35 12 14 9 47 48 11 6 0 31 11 1 8 9 16 37 38
8 West Bromwich Albion 34 14 9 11 59 50 9 3 5 33 20 5 6 6 26 30 37
9 Chelsea 33 12 12 9 52 60 6 7 3 27 24 6 5 6 25 36 36
10 Nottingham Forest 35 13 8 14 45 48 10 4 4 30 19 3 4 10 15 29 34
11 Arsenal 33 11 10 12 45 41 7 6 2 24 13 4 4 10 21 28 32
12 Burnley 34 11 9 14 53 63 10 6 1 30 13 1 3 13 23 50 31
13 Sheffield Wednesday 35 11 9 15 47 55 6 8 4 31 22 5 1 11 16 33 31
14 Leicester City 34 10 10 14 52 59 5 6 6 29 29 5 4 8 23 30 30
15 Southampton 35 11 7 17 55 74 8 5 4 32 28 3 2 13 23 46 29
16 Sunderland 35 10 9 16 43 56 6 6 6 24 28 4 3 10 19 28 29
17 West Ham United 33 11 6 16 63 59 6 2 8 37 28 5 4 8 26 31 28
18 Wolves 35 11 6 18 58 70 8 3 7 40 35 3 3 11 18 35 28
19 Coventry City 35 8 12 15 44 62 7 5 6 30 30 1 7 9 14 32 28
20 Stoke City 33 11 5 17 40 56 8 2 7 22 21 3 3 10 18 35 27
21 Sheffield United 34 9 9 16 40 59 7 3 6 20 22 2 6 10 20 37 27
22 Fulham 33 8 5 20 45 74 5 3 9 23 33 3 2 11 22 41 21
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