Match details

Liverpool 0 - 1 Leicester City

Game date: Monday 3 March 1969 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: FA Cup 5th round replay Attendance: 54,666
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Taylor JK
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Frank O'Farrell

Opposition lineup

Peter Shilton, Peter Rodrigues, David Nish, Bobby Roberts, John Sjoberg, Graham Cross, Rodney Fern, David Gibson, Andy Lochhead, Allan Clarke, Len Glover

Opposition goals

Andy Lochhead 34'

Opposition substitutions

David Gibson out for Malcolm Manley 86'


- Tommy Smith missed a penalty on 40'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.93
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 24.89
- Tommy Smith's penalty was saved by Peter Shilton after handball by John Sjoberg
- Hunt was furious that he was being substituted and threw his shirt in disgust into the dugout and walked into the dressing room. A rare instance of dissent from Hunt.

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Match programme

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