Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 West Ham United

Game date: Saturday 15 November 1969 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 39,668
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Lyden D
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ron Greenwood
   

Opposition lineup

Bobby Ferguson, Billy Bonds, Frank Lampard, Bobby Howe, Alan Stephenson, Bobby Moore, Harry Redknapp, Ronald Boyce, Trevor Brooking, Geoff Hurst, Clyde Best

Notes

- Steve Peplow makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.13
- Average age of the West Ham United starting lineup: 24
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- West Ham United league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- BBC's first Match of the Day in colour.

Related files

Match programme
Shankly and his team celebrating BBC milestone

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 Everton 20 15 3 2 41 18 9 0 0 26 9 6 3 2 15 9 33
2 Leeds United 19 9 9 1 37 17 6 3 0 22 6 3 6 1 15 11 27
3 Liverpool 20 10 7 3 36 22 7 4 0 24 10 3 3 3 12 12 27
4 Manchester City 19 10 5 4 32 17 7 2 1 18 7 3 3 3 14 10 25
5 Derby County 20 10 5 5 31 17 7 2 2 23 6 3 3 3 8 11 25
6 Wolves 20 8 9 3 29 22 5 5 1 18 12 3 4 2 11 10 25
7 Chelsea 19 7 9 3 23 18 5 5 0 15 6 2 4 3 8 12 23
8 Stoke City 20 8 7 5 31 29 6 3 0 16 7 2 4 5 15 22 23
9 Tottenham Hotspur 20 9 5 6 27 26 5 1 4 13 11 4 4 2 14 15 23
10 Manchester United 20 7 7 6 29 31 4 3 2 14 12 3 4 4 15 19 21
11 Newcastle United 20 8 4 8 24 18 6 1 3 16 8 2 3 5 8 10 20
12 Coventry City 20 7 6 7 22 22 3 3 3 14 13 4 3 4 8 9 20
13 Arsenal 20 5 9 6 22 21 2 5 3 12 10 3 4 3 10 11 19
14 West Ham United 19 5 6 8 23 27 5 3 2 17 11 0 3 6 6 16 16
15 Burnley 20 4 8 8 22 28 3 3 4 13 11 1 5 4 9 17 16
16 Nottingham Forest 20 3 10 7 22 33 3 5 1 10 10 0 5 6 12 23 16
17 West Bromwich Albion 20 5 5 10 23 29 2 3 4 10 13 3 2 6 13 16 15
18 Ipswich Town 19 4 6 9 18 28 3 4 3 9 9 1 2 6 9 19 14
19 Southampton 20 2 8 10 25 38 1 7 3 14 18 1 1 7 11 20 12
20 Crystal Palace 19 2 8 9 18 33 2 3 5 11 20 0 5 4 7 13 12
21 Sheffield Wednesday 20 3 5 12 18 36 2 3 5 9 15 1 2 7 9 21 11
22 Sunderland 20 2 7 11 12 35 1 6 3 6 11 1 1 8 6 24 11
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