Match details

Leeds United 0 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 6 February 1971 at 15:00 Stadium: Elland Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,425
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Thomas C ( Wales)
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Revie
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Sprake, Paul Reaney, Terry Cooper, Mick Bates, Paul Madeley, Norman Hunter, Peter Lorimer, Allan Clarke, Mick Jones, Johnny Giles, Christopher Galvin

Opposition substitutions

Christopher Galvin out for Terry Yorath

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.02
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 25.5
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Leeds United league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme
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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 Leeds United 28 18 7 3 47 20 10 2 2 26 9 8 5 1 21 11 43
2 Arsenal 27 17 6 4 48 21 11 3 0 31 4 6 3 4 17 17 40
3 Wolves 27 14 6 7 47 41 8 2 3 24 18 6 4 4 23 23 34
4 Chelsea 27 12 10 5 37 31 7 4 2 23 17 5 6 3 14 14 34
5 Liverpool 27 10 12 5 28 16 7 7 0 22 7 3 5 5 6 9 32
6 Tottenham Hotspur 26 12 8 6 39 24 7 3 3 22 12 5 5 3 17 12 32
7 Manchester City 27 11 9 7 36 25 6 5 2 19 10 5 4 5 17 15 31
8 Southampton 27 12 7 8 36 25 10 2 1 23 5 2 5 7 13 20 31
9 Crystal Palace 27 10 9 8 26 23 7 5 2 15 8 3 4 6 11 15 29
10 Stoke City 28 9 10 9 34 33 8 6 0 22 4 1 4 9 12 29 28
11 Everton 27 9 8 10 38 39 7 4 2 22 10 2 4 8 16 29 26
12 Manchester United 27 8 10 9 35 42 4 6 4 16 17 4 4 5 19 25 26
13 Coventry City 26 10 6 10 23 26 7 2 3 14 9 3 4 7 9 17 26
14 Newcastle United 27 9 7 11 28 33 5 5 3 14 10 4 2 8 14 23 25
15 Derby County 26 8 7 11 37 39 4 3 6 20 21 4 4 5 17 18 23
16 West Bromwich Albion 27 7 9 11 39 49 7 5 2 24 14 0 4 9 15 35 23
17 Huddersfield Town 27 6 10 11 25 35 5 6 3 15 11 1 4 8 10 24 22
18 Ipswich Town 26 8 5 13 23 25 6 2 5 19 13 2 3 8 4 12 21
19 Nottingham Forest 25 6 7 12 24 35 5 3 5 20 16 1 4 7 4 19 19
20 West Ham United 25 3 9 13 32 47 2 5 6 19 25 1 4 7 13 22 15
21 Blackpool 27 3 8 16 24 49 2 5 6 14 22 1 3 10 10 27 14
22 Burnley 27 2 10 15 19 47 2 5 7 14 25 0 5 8 5 22 14
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