Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Wolves

Game date: Tuesday 17 August 1971 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 51,869
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Baldwin P
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: William McGarry
   

Opposition lineup

Phil Parkes, Bernard Shaw, Derek Parkin, Paul Walker, Francis Munro, John McAlle, Kenny Hibbitt, James McCalliog, Bobby Gould, Derek Dougan, David Wagstaffe

Opposition goals

Derek Dougan
Kenny Hibbitt

Opposition substitutions

Paul Walker out for John Richards

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.75
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 24.95
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Wolves league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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