Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Tottenham Hotspur

Game date: Saturday 21 December 1968 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,843
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Finney J
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: BIll Nicholson
   

Opposition lineup

Pat Jennings, Joe Kinnear, Cyril Knowles, Alan Mullery, Peter John Collins, Philip Beal, David Jenkins, Jimmy Greaves, Mike England, Terry Venables, Alan Gilzean

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.15
- Average age of the Tottenham Hotspur starting lineup: 25.02
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Tottenham Hotspur league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

How lucky can a 21-year-old be? says Emlyn Hughes - Football Monthly 1968
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 25 17 4 4 44 14 12 1 0 27 6 5 3 4 17 8 38
2 Leeds United 23 14 7 2 38 19 9 3 0 24 5 5 4 2 14 14 35
3 Everton 24 13 7 4 50 22 10 1 1 30 5 3 6 3 20 17 33
4 Arsenal 23 13 7 3 29 13 7 4 1 18 6 6 3 2 11 7 33
5 Chelsea 24 10 8 6 43 27 5 6 1 21 12 5 2 5 22 15 28
6 West Ham United 24 9 9 6 44 29 7 4 1 33 12 2 5 5 11 17 27
7 Sheffield Wednesday 23 9 8 6 32 26 6 3 2 21 13 3 5 4 11 13 26
8 Tottenham Hotspur 23 8 8 7 39 33 5 4 2 26 14 3 4 5 13 19 24
9 West Bromwich Albion 24 9 6 9 35 43 7 4 1 24 12 2 2 8 11 31 24
10 Burnley 24 10 4 10 31 49 7 3 2 19 12 3 1 8 12 37 24
11 Newcastle United 24 7 9 8 33 34 5 5 2 19 14 2 4 6 14 20 23
12 Southampton 25 8 7 10 31 36 6 3 3 20 16 2 4 7 11 20 23
13 Sunderland 24 8 7 9 29 41 8 2 2 21 11 0 5 7 8 30 23
14 Manchester City 24 7 8 9 42 33 6 5 1 32 13 1 3 8 10 20 22
15 Wolves 24 7 8 9 26 29 5 4 3 17 15 2 4 6 9 14 22
16 Manchester United 23 7 8 8 26 30 6 4 2 14 10 1 4 6 12 20 22
17 Ipswich Town 24 7 5 12 35 39 4 2 6 21 21 3 3 6 14 18 19
18 Stoke City 24 6 7 11 21 32 6 3 3 10 10 0 4 8 11 22 19
19 Nottingham Forest 22 3 10 9 29 36 1 5 4 9 14 2 5 5 20 22 16
20 Leicester City 24 4 7 13 22 48 4 4 4 17 18 0 3 9 5 30 15
21 Coventry City 24 4 6 14 22 40 2 3 7 12 17 2 3 7 10 23 14
22 Queens Park Rangers 23 3 6 14 25 53 3 5 4 15 20 0 1 10 10 33 12
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