Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Derby County

Game date: Saturday 20 March 1971 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,990
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Howley K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Brian Clough
   

Starting lineup

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

Subs

12 Peter Thompson Peter Thompson

Goals

Dave Mackay O/G 42'
Chris Lawler 88'

Substitutions

Steve Heighway out for Peter Thompson 81'

Opposition lineup

Colin Boulton, Ronald Webster, John Richardson, Colin Todd, Roy McFarland, Dave MacKay, John McGovern, Archie Gemmill, John O'Hare, Kevin Hector, Alan Hinton

Opposition substitutions

John O'Hare out for John Robson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.1
- Average age of the Derby County starting lineup: 25.95
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Derby County league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Press report from Ken Charmer's scrapbook
The Heighway Code

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 34 23 8 3 59 24 13 2 2 32 10 10 6 1 27 14 54
2 Arsenal 32 21 6 5 57 25 13 3 0 35 6 8 3 5 22 19 48
3 Wolves 34 18 7 9 55 49 11 2 4 28 21 7 5 5 27 28 43
4 Chelsea 34 15 12 7 44 35 9 5 2 27 17 6 7 5 17 18 42
5 Southampton 33 14 10 9 43 34 11 4 1 26 7 3 6 8 17 27 38
6 Liverpool 32 12 13 7 31 18 9 7 0 25 7 3 6 7 6 11 37
7 Tottenham Hotspur 31 13 10 8 43 29 8 4 4 26 16 5 6 4 17 13 36
8 Manchester City 32 11 13 8 37 28 6 7 2 20 11 5 6 6 17 17 35
9 Manchester United 33 12 10 11 48 49 7 6 4 24 18 5 4 7 24 31 34
10 Everton 34 11 11 12 49 49 9 6 2 28 13 2 5 10 21 36 33
11 Coventry City 32 13 7 12 29 30 9 2 5 17 11 4 5 7 12 19 33
12 Stoke City 33 10 11 12 38 40 8 6 2 24 8 2 5 10 14 32 31
13 Newcastle United 33 11 9 13 34 39 7 6 3 19 13 4 3 10 15 26 31
14 Derby County 32 11 8 13 41 42 6 4 6 23 21 5 4 7 18 21 30
15 Crystal Palace 33 10 10 13 28 32 7 5 5 16 14 3 5 8 12 18 30
16 West Bromwich Albion 33 9 11 13 52 63 9 5 3 32 22 0 6 10 20 41 29
17 Ipswich Town 31 10 6 15 32 34 8 2 6 24 17 2 4 9 8 17 26
18 Huddersfield Town 33 7 12 14 30 41 5 7 5 16 14 2 5 9 14 27 26
19 Nottingham Forest 32 9 7 16 30 46 7 3 6 25 21 2 4 10 5 25 25
20 West Ham United 33 5 13 15 38 53 3 8 6 23 27 2 5 9 15 26 23
21 Burnley 33 4 12 17 23 50 2 7 8 15 27 2 5 9 8 23 20
22 Blackpool 33 3 10 20 26 57 2 7 7 16 25 1 3 13 10 32 16
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