Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Manchester City

Game date: Saturday 10 August 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 51,236
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Howley K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Joe Mercer
   

Opposition lineup

Ken Mulhearn, Dave Connor, Glyn Pardoe, Mike Doyle, George Heslop, Alan Oakes, Franny Lee, Colin Bell, Mike Summerbee, Bob Owen, Neil Young

Opposition goals

Neil Young

Opposition substitutions

Glyn Pardoe out for Tony Coleman

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.18
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 23.75
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Manchester City league position after match: 16
- 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 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 2
2 Arsenal 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
3 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
4 Manchester United 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
5 Stoke City 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Ipswich Town 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 Burnley 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
8 Nottingham Forest 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Leicester City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
10 Newcastle United 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
11 Queens Park Rangers 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
12 West Ham United 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
13 Sheffield Wednesday 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
14 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
15 Everton 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
16 Manchester City 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
17 Sunderland 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
18 Tottenham Hotspur 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Southampton 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Coventry City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Wolves 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
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