Match details

Newcastle United 0 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 12 September 1970 at 15:00 Stadium: St James' Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,501
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Joe Harvey
   

Opposition lineup

Iam McFaul, David Craig, Frank Clark, Thomas Gibb, Ollie Burton, Bobby Moncur, Pop Robson, Keith Dyson, Wyn Davies, Preben Arentoft, Alan Foggon

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 23.77
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 25.71
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Newcastle United league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Lindsay was moved to left-back from left-wing in this game and Shankly was happy: "The lad looked as if he had been playing at left-back all his life. He places passes up the touchline with tremendous accuracy."

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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 8 6 1 1 13 5 3 0 0 7 2 3 1 1 6 3 13
2 Manchester City 7 5 2 0 10 2 2 1 0 6 1 3 1 0 4 1 12
3 Crystal Palace 8 4 3 1 7 2 3 0 1 4 1 1 3 0 3 1 11
4 Arsenal 8 4 3 1 12 5 3 1 0 7 0 1 2 1 5 5 11
5 Liverpool 7 2 5 0 9 4 1 2 0 6 2 1 3 0 3 2 9
6 Southampton 8 3 3 2 11 6 2 2 0 6 1 1 1 2 5 5 9
7 Tottenham Hotspur 8 3 3 2 10 7 2 1 1 6 4 1 2 1 4 3 9
8 Manchester United 8 3 3 2 8 7 2 2 1 5 2 1 1 1 3 5 9
9 Chelsea 8 2 5 1 10 9 2 2 0 8 6 0 3 1 2 3 9
10 Nottingham Forest 8 2 4 2 10 8 2 1 1 9 5 0 3 1 1 3 8
11 Stoke City 8 2 4 2 9 8 2 3 0 6 0 0 1 2 3 8 8
12 Newcastle United 8 3 2 3 9 11 1 2 1 5 5 2 0 2 4 6 8
13 Derby County 8 3 1 4 13 14 2 0 2 8 6 1 1 2 5 8 7
14 Everton 8 2 3 3 11 12 1 2 1 5 4 1 1 2 6 8 7
15 West Bromwich Albion 8 2 3 3 14 16 2 2 1 9 6 0 1 2 5 10 7
16 Coventry City 8 3 1 4 7 9 1 1 1 1 1 2 0 3 6 8 7
17 Huddersfield Town 8 2 3 3 7 9 2 2 1 7 4 0 1 2 0 5 7
18 Wolves 8 2 2 4 12 19 0 1 2 3 8 2 1 2 9 11 6
19 West Ham United 8 0 5 3 8 13 0 3 1 4 5 0 2 2 4 8 5
20 Blackpool 8 2 1 5 5 14 1 1 1 3 4 1 0 4 2 10 5
21 Ipswich Town 8 1 2 5 5 10 1 1 2 5 5 0 1 3 0 5 4
22 Burnley 8 0 3 5 3 13 0 1 4 2 9 0 2 1 1 4 3
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