Match details

Liverpool 6 - 1 Nottingham Forest

Game date: Saturday 11 May 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 38,850
Half - time score: 3 - 1 Referee: Handley W
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: John Carey
   

Opposition lineup

Mick Harby, Peter Hindley, John Winfield, Henry Newton, Robert McKinlay, Jim Baxter, Barry Lyons, Paul Richardson, Joe Baker, Bob Chapman, Ian Storey-Moore

Opposition goals

Joe Baker

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.15
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 24.7
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Nottingham Forest league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Star Strip - Cartoon of Peter Thompson in Football Monthly

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 42 26 6 10 86 43 17 2 2 52 16 9 4 8 34 27 58
2 Manchester United 42 24 8 10 89 55 15 2 4 49 21 9 6 6 40 34 56
3 Liverpool 41 22 11 8 70 38 17 2 2 51 17 5 9 6 19 21 55
4 Leeds United 42 22 9 11 71 41 17 3 1 49 14 5 6 10 22 27 53
5 Everton 41 22 6 13 62 39 17 1 2 38 12 5 5 11 24 27 50
6 Chelsea 42 18 12 12 62 68 11 7 3 34 25 7 5 9 28 43 48
7 Tottenham Hotspur 42 19 9 14 70 59 11 7 3 44 20 8 2 11 26 39 47
8 West Bromwich Albion 42 17 12 13 75 62 12 4 5 45 25 5 8 8 30 37 46
9 Arsenal 42 17 10 15 60 56 12 6 3 37 23 5 4 12 23 33 44
10 Newcastle United 42 13 15 14 54 67 12 7 2 38 20 1 8 12 16 47 41
11 Nottingham Forest 42 14 11 17 52 64 11 6 4 34 22 3 5 13 18 42 39
12 West Ham United 42 14 10 18 73 69 8 5 8 43 30 6 5 10 30 39 38
13 Leicester City 42 13 12 17 64 69 7 7 7 37 34 6 5 10 27 35 38
14 Burnley 42 14 10 18 64 71 12 7 2 38 16 2 3 16 26 55 38
15 Southampton 42 13 11 18 66 83 9 8 4 37 31 4 3 14 29 52 37
16 Sunderland 42 13 11 18 51 61 8 7 6 28 28 5 4 12 23 33 37
17 Wolves 42 14 8 20 66 75 10 4 7 45 36 4 4 13 21 39 36
18 Sheffield Wednesday 42 11 12 19 51 63 6 10 5 32 24 5 2 14 19 39 34
19 Coventry City 42 9 15 18 51 71 8 5 8 32 32 1 10 10 19 39 33
20 Stoke City 41 13 7 21 48 72 9 3 8 28 28 4 4 13 20 44 33
21 Sheffield United 42 11 10 21 49 70 7 4 10 25 31 4 6 11 24 39 32
22 Fulham 41 10 7 24 55 93 6 4 11 27 41 4 3 13 28 52 27
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