Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Huddersfield Town

Game date: Saturday 23 October 1971 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 41,627
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Walton PR
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ian Greaves
   

Opposition lineup

David Lawson, Alan Jones, Geoff Hutt, Jimmy Nicholson, Roy Ellam, Trevor Cherry, Bobby Hoy, Steve Smith, Frank Worthington, Jimmy Lawson, Dave Smith

Opposition substitutions

Dave Smith out for Les Chapman

Notes

- Tommy Smith missed a penalty on 57'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.62
- Average age of the Huddersfield Town starting lineup: 23.88
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Huddersfield Town league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- His kick was saved by Huddersfield goalkeeper David Lawson but Smith reacted quickly to score from the rebound.

Related files

Match programme
Match ticket

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 Manchester United 14 10 3 1 29 13 6 0 0 14 4 4 3 1 15 9 23
2 Manchester City 14 8 3 3 24 12 7 0 1 17 3 1 3 2 7 9 19
3 Derby County 14 6 7 1 22 11 3 4 0 14 7 3 3 1 8 4 19
4 Sheffield United 14 8 2 4 23 16 4 2 1 14 7 4 0 3 9 9 18
5 Tottenham Hotspur 13 6 5 2 28 16 6 1 0 21 4 0 4 2 7 12 17
6 Leeds United 14 7 3 4 20 14 5 3 0 15 4 2 0 4 5 10 17
7 Liverpool 14 7 3 4 20 16 5 2 0 14 7 2 1 4 6 9 17
8 Arsenal 13 8 0 5 20 12 4 0 2 12 4 4 0 3 8 8 16
9 West Ham United 14 5 5 4 15 13 5 2 1 11 4 0 3 3 4 9 15
10 Stoke City 14 6 3 5 16 17 4 1 1 8 3 2 2 4 8 14 15
11 Wolves 14 5 4 5 20 22 4 3 0 15 9 1 1 5 5 13 14
12 Coventry City 14 4 6 4 18 22 3 4 0 10 6 1 2 4 8 16 14
13 Ipswich Town 14 3 7 4 11 12 2 4 2 7 7 1 3 2 4 5 13
14 Chelsea 14 4 4 6 19 21 3 3 2 16 12 1 1 4 3 9 12
15 Southampton 14 5 2 7 19 25 3 1 2 10 7 2 1 5 9 18 12
16 Leicester City 14 4 4 6 13 18 2 2 3 4 5 2 2 3 9 13 12
17 West Bromwich Albion 14 3 4 7 8 12 1 2 4 4 7 2 2 3 4 5 10
18 Huddersfield Town 14 4 2 8 12 23 2 1 3 6 9 2 1 5 6 14 10
19 Everton 14 3 3 8 11 17 3 1 3 7 7 0 2 5 4 10 9
20 Crystal Palace 14 3 3 8 10 23 2 1 3 6 8 1 2 5 4 15 9
21 Newcastle United 14 2 4 8 12 22 2 2 3 8 8 0 2 5 4 14 8
22 Nottingham Forest 14 1 5 8 18 31 1 2 4 10 13 0 3 4 8 18 7
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