Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Arsenal

Game date: Saturday 6 November 1971 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,929
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: James V
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Bertie Mee
   

Opposition lineup

Bob Wilson, Pat Rice, Sammy Nelson, Peter Storey, John Roberts, Frank McLintock, George Armstrong, Charlie George, John Radford, Ray Kennedy, George Graham

Opposition goals

Tommy Smith scored an own goal
Ray Kennedy

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.72
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 25.33
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Arsenal league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Press Cutting

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 16 10 4 2 32 17 6 0 1 14 5 4 4 1 18 12 24
2 Derby County 16 8 7 1 27 11 4 4 0 17 7 4 3 1 10 4 23
3 Manchester City 16 8 5 3 28 16 7 1 1 20 6 1 4 2 8 10 21
4 Leeds United 16 9 3 4 23 15 6 3 0 17 5 3 0 4 6 10 21
5 Sheffield United 16 9 3 4 26 18 4 3 1 15 8 5 0 3 11 10 21
6 Liverpool 16 8 4 4 24 19 6 2 0 17 9 2 2 4 7 10 20
7 Tottenham Hotspur 15 7 5 3 31 18 7 1 0 24 4 0 4 3 7 14 19
8 Stoke City 16 8 3 5 19 17 5 1 1 10 3 3 2 4 9 14 19
9 Arsenal 15 9 0 6 24 16 5 0 2 14 5 4 0 4 10 11 18
10 West Ham United 16 6 5 5 19 15 5 2 2 12 6 1 3 3 7 9 17
11 Coventry City 16 5 7 4 21 24 4 4 0 12 7 1 3 4 9 17 17
12 Chelsea 16 5 5 6 22 22 4 3 2 18 12 1 2 4 4 10 15
13 Wolves 16 5 5 6 22 25 4 4 0 16 10 1 1 6 6 15 15
14 Ipswich Town 16 4 7 5 14 15 3 4 2 9 8 1 3 3 5 7 15
15 Southampton 16 5 3 8 21 29 3 2 2 11 8 2 1 6 10 21 13
16 Leicester City 16 4 5 7 15 21 2 3 3 5 6 2 2 4 10 15 13
17 West Bromwich Albion 16 3 5 8 9 14 1 2 5 4 8 2 3 3 5 6 11
18 Everton 16 4 3 9 12 20 4 1 3 8 7 0 2 6 4 13 11
19 Huddersfield Town 17 4 3 10 14 27 2 2 4 7 11 2 1 6 7 16 11
20 Newcastle United 16 3 4 9 15 24 3 2 3 11 9 0 2 6 4 15 10
21 Nottingham Forest 17 2 5 10 19 35 1 2 5 10 15 1 3 5 9 20 9
22 Crystal Palace 16 3 3 10 10 29 2 1 4 6 11 1 2 6 4 18 9
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