Match details

Chelsea 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 18 April 1970 at 15:00 Stadium: Stamford Bridge
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,521
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Kerkhof M
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Dave Sexton
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Bonetti, Dave Webb, Eddie McCreadie, John Hollins, John Dempsey, Ron Harris, Thomas Baldwin, Charles Cooke, Peter Osgood, Ian Hutchinson, Peter Houseman

Opposition goals

Peter Osgood 21'
Peter Osgood 68' pen

Notes

- John McLaughlin makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.45
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 25.22
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Chelsea league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Miscellaneous newspaper clippings
Osgood bang on for Chelsea
Liverpool Daily Post report
Match programme
Match ticket

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 42 29 8 5 72 34 17 3 1 46 19 12 5 4 26 15 66
2 Leeds United 41 21 15 5 82 46 15 4 2 50 19 6 11 3 32 27 57
3 Chelsea 42 21 13 8 70 50 13 7 1 36 18 8 6 7 34 32 55
4 Derby County 42 22 9 11 64 37 15 3 3 45 14 7 6 8 19 23 53
5 Liverpool 42 20 11 11 65 42 10 7 4 34 20 10 4 7 31 22 51
6 Coventry City 42 19 11 12 58 48 9 6 6 35 28 10 5 6 23 20 49
7 Newcastle United 42 17 13 12 57 35 14 2 5 42 16 3 11 7 15 19 47
8 Manchester United 42 14 17 11 66 61 8 9 4 37 27 6 8 7 29 34 45
9 Stoke City 42 15 15 12 56 52 10 7 4 31 23 5 8 8 25 29 45
10 Arsenal 41 12 18 11 51 48 7 10 4 29 23 5 8 7 22 25 42
11 Manchester City 41 15 11 15 53 47 8 6 7 25 22 7 5 8 28 25 41
12 Tottenham Hotspur 41 16 9 16 53 55 10 2 8 26 21 6 7 8 27 34 41
13 Wolves 42 12 16 14 55 57 8 8 5 30 23 4 8 9 25 34 40
14 Burnley 42 12 15 15 56 61 7 7 7 33 29 5 8 8 23 32 39
15 Nottingham Forest 42 10 18 14 50 71 8 9 4 28 28 2 9 10 22 43 38
16 West Bromwich Albion 42 14 9 19 58 66 10 6 5 39 25 4 3 14 19 41 37
17 West Ham United 42 12 12 18 51 60 8 8 5 28 21 4 4 13 23 39 36
18 Southampton 42 6 17 19 46 67 3 12 6 24 27 3 5 13 22 40 29
19 Ipswich Town 41 9 11 21 37 61 8 5 7 20 18 1 6 14 17 43 29
20 Crystal Palace 42 6 15 21 34 68 5 6 10 20 36 1 9 11 14 32 27
21 Sunderland 42 6 14 22 30 68 4 11 6 17 24 2 3 16 13 44 26
22 Sheffield Wednesday 41 8 9 24 39 69 6 5 9 22 25 2 4 15 17 44 25
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