Match details

Liverpool 2 - 2 Blackpool

Game date: Saturday 9 January 1971 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 42,939
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Burtenshaw N
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Bob Stokoe
   

Starting lineup

1 Ray Clemence Ray Clemence
2 Chris Lawler Chris Lawler
3 Phil Boersma Phil Boersma
4 Tommy Smith Tommy Smith (c)
5 Larry Lloyd Larry Lloyd
6 Emlyn Hughes Emlyn Hughes
7 Ian Callaghan Ian Callaghan
8 John McLaughlin John McLaughlin
9 Steve Heighway Steve Heighway
10 John Toshack John Toshack
11 Brian Hall Brian Hall

Subs

12 Ron Yeats Ron Yeats

Goals

Steve Heighway 38'
John Craven O/G 82'

Substitutions

Phil Boersma out for Ron Yeats 69'

Opposition lineup

Alan Taylor, Jimmy Armfield, Harry Mowbray, Fred Kemp, Glyn James, Bob Hatton, Mick Burns, Tony Green, John Craven, Tony Coleman, Tommy Hutchison

Opposition goals

Mick Burns
Frederick Pickering

Opposition substitutions

Tommy Hutchison out for Frederick Pickering

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 23.55
- Average age of the Blackpool starting lineup: 25.94
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Blackpool league position after match: 21
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

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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 25 16 7 2 42 17 10 2 1 26 8 6 5 1 16 9 39
2 Arsenal 24 16 6 2 46 17 10 3 0 30 4 6 3 2 16 13 38
3 Tottenham Hotspur 23 11 8 4 35 18 6 3 2 19 8 5 5 2 16 10 30
4 Manchester City 23 11 7 5 33 19 6 5 1 19 8 5 2 4 14 11 29
5 Chelsea 23 10 9 4 32 27 6 4 2 19 16 4 5 2 13 11 29
6 Wolves 24 12 5 7 43 40 7 1 3 22 17 5 4 4 21 23 29
7 Liverpool 23 8 11 4 25 15 6 6 0 20 7 2 5 4 5 8 27
8 Southampton 24 10 7 7 31 21 9 2 1 21 4 1 5 6 10 17 27
9 Coventry City 24 10 5 9 22 24 7 2 3 14 9 3 3 6 8 15 25
10 Crystal Palace 23 8 8 7 23 21 5 4 2 13 8 3 4 5 10 13 24
11 Stoke City 25 7 10 8 29 30 6 6 0 18 3 1 4 8 11 27 24
12 Newcastle United 24 9 6 9 26 29 5 5 2 14 9 4 1 7 12 20 24
13 Everton 24 7 8 9 32 36 5 4 2 17 9 2 4 7 15 27 22
14 West Bromwich Albion 24 6 9 9 37 43 6 5 2 23 14 0 4 7 14 29 21
15 Manchester United 24 6 9 9 30 39 3 5 4 13 15 3 4 5 17 24 21
16 Huddersfield Town 24 5 10 9 21 30 4 6 2 12 8 1 4 7 9 22 20
17 Ipswich Town 23 7 5 11 21 22 5 2 4 17 11 2 3 7 4 11 19
18 Derby County 24 6 7 11 32 38 4 3 6 20 21 2 4 5 12 17 19
19 West Ham United 23 3 9 11 29 40 2 5 4 16 18 1 4 7 13 22 15
20 Nottingham Forest 23 4 7 12 20 34 3 3 5 16 15 1 4 7 4 19 15
21 Blackpool 24 3 7 14 20 42 2 4 5 11 17 1 3 9 9 25 13
22 Burnley 24 2 8 14 17 44 2 4 7 13 24 0 4 7 4 20 12
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