Match details

Coventry City 0 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 22 April 1969 at 19:30 Stadium: Highfield Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,106
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: James V
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Noel Cantwell
   

Opposition lineup

Bill Glazier, Mick Coop, Chris Cattlin, Dietmar Bruck, Maurice Setters, Jeffrey Blockley, Ernie Hannigan, Ernie Hunt, Neil Martin, Tony Hateley, Willie Carr

Opposition red cards

Maurice Setters 59'

Opposition substitutions

Chris Cattlin out for George Curtis 43'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.49
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 24.94
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Coventry City league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
Alun Evans & Coventry's Maurice Setters were sent off for fighting. Evans was fouled by Setters but got up and continued until Setters fouled him again. The two players came to blows in the centre circle and the referee had no alternative other than to send both players off the field.

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Match programme

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Leeds United 40 26 12 2 65 26 17 3 0 40 9 9 9 2 25 17 64
2 Liverpool 39 25 9 5 62 22 16 3 1 36 10 9 6 4 26 12 59
3 Arsenal 41 22 12 7 56 26 12 6 3 31 12 10 6 4 25 14 56
4 Everton 39 20 14 5 75 34 13 5 2 42 10 7 9 3 33 24 54
5 Chelsea 42 20 10 12 73 53 11 7 3 40 24 9 3 9 33 29 50
6 Southampton 42 16 13 13 57 48 13 5 3 41 21 3 8 10 16 27 45
7 Tottenham Hotspur 40 14 16 10 61 50 10 8 3 39 22 4 8 7 22 28 44
8 West Ham United 41 13 17 11 65 49 10 8 3 47 22 3 9 8 18 27 43
9 West Bromwich Albion 41 16 10 15 62 65 11 6 3 41 24 5 4 12 21 41 42
10 Newcastle United 39 14 13 12 55 53 11 6 2 34 19 3 7 10 21 34 41
11 Manchester United 41 14 12 15 54 51 12 5 3 35 16 2 7 12 19 35 40
12 Burnley 41 15 9 17 54 80 11 6 3 35 23 4 3 14 19 57 39
13 Ipswich Town 39 13 10 16 53 57 8 4 7 28 25 5 6 9 25 32 36
14 Manchester City 39 13 9 17 61 54 11 5 2 46 19 2 4 15 15 35 35
15 Sheffield Wednesday 40 10 15 15 41 52 7 8 5 27 26 3 7 10 14 26 35
16 Wolves 42 10 15 17 41 58 7 10 4 26 22 3 5 13 15 36 35
17 Stoke City 41 9 15 17 40 58 9 7 5 24 24 0 8 12 16 34 33
18 Sunderland 40 10 12 18 40 64 10 6 5 28 18 0 6 13 12 46 32
19 Nottingham Forest 40 9 13 18 44 56 5 6 9 16 22 4 7 9 28 34 31
20 Coventry City 42 10 11 21 46 64 8 6 7 32 22 2 5 14 14 42 31
21 Leicester City 37 7 11 19 32 61 6 7 5 23 22 1 4 14 9 39 25
22 Queens Park Rangers 42 4 10 28 39 95 4 7 10 20 33 0 3 18 19 62 18
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