Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 12 October 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,392
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Harper R
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Shay Brennan, Frank Kopel, Paddy Crerand, Steve James, Nobby Stiles, Jimmy Ryan, John Fitzpatrick, Bobby Charlton, Alan Gowling, Carlo Sartori

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.55
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 24.43
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Manchester United league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

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 13 10 2 1 24 10 6 1 0 14 3 4 1 1 10 7 22
2 Liverpool 14 9 3 2 30 8 6 1 0 17 4 3 2 2 13 4 21
3 Arsenal 14 8 5 1 20 10 5 2 0 13 4 3 3 1 7 6 21
4 Everton 14 7 5 2 28 12 5 1 1 14 3 2 4 1 14 9 19
5 Chelsea 14 6 6 2 26 14 3 4 0 12 7 3 2 2 14 7 18
6 West Ham United 14 5 6 3 22 16 3 3 1 14 7 2 3 2 8 9 16
7 Sheffield Wednesday 14 5 6 3 19 17 4 3 0 14 8 1 3 3 5 9 16
8 Tottenham Hotspur 14 5 5 4 28 24 3 2 2 17 10 2 3 2 11 14 15
9 West Bromwich Albion 14 6 3 5 26 28 4 2 1 17 10 2 1 4 9 18 15
10 Sunderland 14 4 6 4 17 18 4 1 2 10 7 0 5 2 7 11 14
11 Burnley 14 6 2 6 18 30 5 1 1 11 8 1 1 5 7 22 14
12 Manchester City 14 4 5 5 20 19 3 4 0 13 6 1 1 5 7 13 13
13 Newcastle United 14 3 6 5 21 21 1 4 2 9 10 2 2 3 12 11 12
14 Manchester United 13 4 4 5 17 21 4 2 1 10 8 0 2 4 7 13 12
15 Stoke City 14 4 3 7 13 21 4 1 2 7 7 0 2 5 6 14 11
16 Wolves 14 3 5 6 12 20 2 4 1 7 10 1 1 5 5 10 11
17 Ipswich Town 14 4 2 8 20 26 3 0 4 11 12 1 2 4 9 14 10
18 Southampton 14 3 4 7 16 23 3 1 3 12 13 0 3 4 4 10 10
19 Leicester City 14 3 3 8 14 23 3 2 2 11 8 0 1 6 3 15 9
20 Queens Park Rangers 14 2 5 7 15 30 2 4 1 10 12 0 1 6 5 18 9
21 Nottingham Forest 12 1 6 5 17 21 0 4 1 7 9 1 2 4 10 12 8
22 Coventry City 14 2 4 8 14 25 2 1 4 10 11 0 3 4 4 14 8
Back