Match details

Manchester United 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Monday 19 April 1971 at 19:30 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,004
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Styles K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Tony Dunne, Francis Burns, Paddy Crerand, Paul Edwards, David Sadler, George Best, Alan Gowling, Bobby Charlton, Denis Law, Willie Morgan

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.48
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 27.25
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Manchester United league position after match: 10
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool in mood for a cup double
Match programme
Press report from Ken Charmer's scrapbook

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 Arsenal 37 26 6 5 66 26 16 3 0 39 6 10 3 5 27 20 58
2 Leeds United 39 24 10 5 66 30 14 2 3 37 12 10 8 2 29 18 58
3 Chelsea 39 17 14 8 50 40 11 6 2 32 19 6 8 6 18 21 48
4 Wolves 39 20 7 12 61 53 12 2 5 32 22 8 5 7 29 31 47
5 Liverpool 39 15 16 8 38 22 10 10 0 29 10 5 6 8 9 12 46
6 Tottenham Hotspur 37 16 13 8 49 31 10 4 4 30 17 6 9 4 19 14 45
7 Southampton 38 16 12 10 49 38 11 5 2 28 10 5 7 8 21 28 44
8 Manchester City 38 12 16 10 42 33 7 8 3 25 15 5 8 7 17 18 40
9 Coventry City 39 15 9 15 34 36 11 3 5 22 12 4 6 10 12 24 39
10 Manchester United 39 14 10 15 57 60 8 6 6 26 22 6 4 9 31 38 38
11 Newcastle United 39 13 12 14 40 43 8 8 3 23 15 5 4 11 17 28 38
12 Derby County 39 14 9 16 52 53 8 5 7 30 26 6 4 9 22 27 37
13 Everton 40 12 12 16 54 58 10 6 4 32 16 2 6 12 22 42 36
14 Nottingham Forest 39 14 7 18 42 58 9 3 7 29 25 5 4 11 13 33 35
15 West Bromwich Albion 39 10 14 15 56 68 9 7 4 32 23 1 7 11 24 45 34
16 Stoke City 38 11 12 15 42 46 9 7 3 26 10 2 5 12 16 36 34
17 Huddersfield Town 39 10 13 16 37 46 7 8 5 18 14 3 5 11 19 32 33
18 Crystal Palace 38 11 11 16 36 46 8 5 7 22 24 3 6 9 14 22 33
19 Ipswich Town 39 12 8 19 40 45 9 3 8 28 22 3 5 11 12 23 32
20 West Ham United 39 9 13 17 44 57 6 8 6 28 29 3 5 11 16 28 31
21 Burnley 38 6 13 19 27 59 4 8 8 19 29 2 5 11 8 30 25
22 Blackpool 39 3 13 23 30 64 2 8 9 18 29 1 5 14 12 35 19
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