Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Chelsea

Game date: Saturday 9 November 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 47,248
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Lockett TE
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Dave Sexton
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Bonetti, John Boyle, Eddie McCreadie, Peter Osgood, Dave Webb, Ron Harris, Charles Cooke, Bobby Tambling, Alan Birchenall, Barry Lloyd, Peter Houseman

Opposition goals

Alan Birchenall 4'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.62
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 24.08
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Chelsea league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Newspaper report
Match programme
Goal Cover

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 18 11 4 3 35 12 8 1 0 21 6 3 3 3 14 6 26
2 Everton 18 10 6 2 36 16 7 1 1 18 4 3 5 1 18 12 26
3 Leeds United 17 10 5 2 25 15 6 3 0 14 3 4 2 2 11 12 25
4 Arsenal 17 8 7 2 20 11 5 4 0 13 4 3 3 2 7 7 23
5 Chelsea 18 8 6 4 32 18 5 4 0 17 7 3 2 4 15 11 22
6 Burnley 18 10 2 6 28 31 7 1 1 17 9 3 1 5 11 22 22
7 West Ham United 18 7 7 4 34 21 5 3 1 26 10 2 4 3 8 11 21
8 Tottenham Hotspur 18 7 7 4 32 26 4 3 2 20 12 3 4 2 12 14 21
9 Sheffield Wednesday 17 6 7 4 21 20 4 3 1 14 10 2 4 3 7 10 19
10 West Bromwich Albion 18 7 5 6 27 30 5 3 1 18 10 2 2 5 9 20 19
11 Sunderland 18 5 7 6 21 29 5 2 2 14 8 0 5 4 7 21 17
12 Newcastle United 18 4 8 6 25 25 2 5 2 12 12 2 3 4 13 13 16
13 Manchester United 17 5 6 6 22 26 4 3 2 11 10 1 3 4 11 16 16
14 Southampton 18 5 6 7 22 26 4 2 3 15 14 1 4 4 7 12 16
15 Wolves 18 5 6 7 17 22 3 4 2 10 12 2 2 5 7 10 16
16 Manchester City 18 4 7 7 24 26 3 5 1 16 10 1 2 6 8 16 15
17 Stoke City 18 5 4 9 17 27 5 1 3 9 10 0 3 6 8 17 14
18 Ipswich Town 18 5 3 10 24 31 3 1 5 13 15 2 2 5 11 16 13
19 Coventry City 18 3 6 9 19 30 2 3 4 12 13 1 3 5 7 17 12
20 Nottingham Forest 16 1 9 6 23 28 0 5 2 8 11 1 4 4 15 17 11
21 Leicester City 18 3 5 10 16 30 3 3 3 13 12 0 2 7 3 18 11
22 Queens Park Rangers 18 2 5 11 22 42 2 4 3 12 17 0 1 8 10 25 9
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