Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Southampton

Game date: Tuesday 3 December 1968 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 45,527
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Castle WS
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Edward Bates
   

Opposition lineup

Gerry Gurr, Joe Kirkup, Ken Jones, Fred Kemp, John McGrath, Jimmy Gabriel, Terry Paine, Mick Channon, Ron Davies, Dave Walker, Frank Saul

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.69
- Average age of the Southampton starting lineup: 25.94
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Southampton league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo cover - Boys of the Shankly breed
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 Liverpool 22 15 4 3 41 13 10 1 0 24 6 5 3 3 17 7 34
2 Everton 21 12 6 3 48 19 9 1 1 29 5 3 5 2 19 14 30
3 Leeds United 20 12 6 2 29 17 7 3 0 16 4 5 3 2 13 13 30
4 Arsenal 20 10 7 3 23 12 5 4 1 13 5 5 3 2 10 7 27
5 West Ham United 21 9 8 4 42 24 7 3 1 32 11 2 5 3 10 13 26
6 Chelsea 21 9 7 5 36 22 5 5 1 20 11 4 2 4 16 11 25
7 Tottenham Hotspur 20 8 7 5 38 29 5 3 2 25 13 3 4 3 13 16 23
8 West Bromwich Albion 21 9 5 7 33 36 7 3 1 23 11 2 2 6 10 25 23
9 Burnley 21 10 3 8 29 35 7 2 2 18 11 3 1 6 11 24 23
10 Sheffield Wednesday 20 7 8 5 25 24 5 3 2 17 13 2 5 3 8 11 22
11 Newcastle United 21 6 8 7 30 31 4 5 2 17 13 2 3 5 13 18 20
12 Manchester United 20 6 8 6 24 26 5 4 2 13 10 1 4 4 11 16 20
13 Southampton 22 7 6 9 28 34 5 2 3 17 15 2 4 6 11 19 20
14 Wolves 21 6 7 8 23 25 4 4 2 15 12 2 3 6 8 13 19
15 Sunderland 21 6 7 8 24 37 6 2 2 16 8 0 5 6 8 29 19
16 Manchester City 21 5 7 9 30 30 4 5 1 21 11 1 2 8 9 19 17
17 Ipswich Town 21 6 5 10 28 33 3 2 5 15 17 3 3 5 13 16 17
18 Stoke City 21 5 5 11 19 31 5 2 3 9 10 0 3 8 10 21 15
19 Coventry City 21 3 6 12 19 35 2 3 6 12 16 1 3 6 7 19 12
20 Leicester City 21 3 6 12 18 42 3 4 3 14 13 0 2 9 4 29 12
21 Nottingham Forest 19 1 9 9 24 33 0 5 4 8 14 1 4 5 16 19 11
22 Queens Park Rangers 20 3 5 12 24 47 3 4 3 14 18 0 1 9 10 29 11
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