Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Newcastle United

Game date: Saturday 26 October 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 45,323
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Burns KH
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Joe Harvey
   

Opposition lineup

Iam McFaul, David Craig, Frank Clark, Thomas Gibb, Graham Winstanley, Ollie Burton, Keith Dyson, Pop Robson, Wyn Davies, Bobby Moncur, Alan Foggon

Opposition goals

Thomas Gibb

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.58
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 23.35
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Newcastle United league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Match ticket

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 Liverpool 16 10 3 3 33 11 7 1 0 19 5 3 2 3 14 6 23
2 Everton 16 9 5 2 32 14 6 1 1 16 4 3 4 1 16 10 23
3 Leeds United 15 10 3 2 25 15 6 2 0 14 3 4 1 2 11 12 23
4 Arsenal 16 8 6 2 20 11 5 3 0 13 4 3 3 2 7 7 22
5 Chelsea 16 7 6 3 29 16 4 4 0 15 7 3 2 3 14 9 20
6 West Ham United 16 6 7 3 30 16 4 3 1 22 7 2 4 2 8 9 19
7 Tottenham Hotspur 16 7 5 4 31 25 4 2 2 19 11 3 3 2 12 14 19
8 West Bromwich Albion 16 7 4 5 27 28 5 2 1 18 10 2 2 4 9 18 18
9 Burnley 16 8 2 6 25 31 6 1 1 16 9 2 1 5 9 22 18
10 Sheffield Wednesday 16 5 7 4 20 20 4 3 1 14 10 1 4 3 6 10 17
11 Sunderland 16 5 6 5 20 26 5 1 2 13 7 0 5 3 7 19 16
12 Manchester City 16 4 7 5 24 23 3 5 0 16 9 1 2 5 8 14 15
13 Newcastle United 16 4 6 6 25 25 2 4 2 12 12 2 2 4 13 13 14
14 Manchester United 15 5 4 6 21 25 4 2 2 11 10 1 2 4 10 15 14
15 Southampton 16 4 5 7 19 25 3 2 3 13 14 1 3 4 6 11 13
16 Stoke City 16 5 3 8 16 23 5 1 2 9 7 0 2 6 7 16 13
17 Wolves 16 4 5 7 15 22 2 4 2 8 12 2 1 5 7 10 13
18 Ipswich Town 16 5 2 9 22 28 3 0 5 11 13 2 2 4 11 15 12
19 Nottingham Forest 14 1 7 6 21 26 0 4 2 8 11 1 3 4 13 15 9
20 Queens Park Rangers 16 2 5 9 19 36 2 4 2 12 15 0 1 7 7 21 9
21 Coventry City 16 2 5 9 15 29 2 2 4 11 12 0 3 5 4 17 9
22 Leicester City 16 3 3 10 14 28 3 2 3 11 10 0 1 7 3 18 9
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