Match details

Leicester City 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 8 January 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Filbert Street
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 26,421
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: James Bloomfield
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Shilton, Steve Whitworth, David Nish, Malcolm Manley, Graham Cross, Ally Brown, John Farrington, Jon Sammels, Keith Weller, Alan Birchenall, Len Glover

Opposition goals

Ally Brown 3'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.14
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 24.39
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Leicester City league position after match: 15
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Match programme

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 25 14 7 4 50 33 9 1 2 26 15 5 6 2 24 18 35
2 Manchester City 25 13 8 4 48 25 9 3 1 31 9 4 5 3 17 16 34
3 Leeds United 25 14 6 5 38 20 9 4 0 26 7 5 2 5 12 13 34
4 Derby County 25 13 7 5 42 23 8 4 0 26 8 5 3 5 16 15 33
5 Sheffield United 25 13 6 6 45 33 7 5 1 29 12 6 1 5 16 21 32
6 Wolves 25 12 7 6 45 35 8 5 0 29 14 4 2 6 16 21 31
7 Tottenham Hotspur 25 10 9 6 40 28 9 3 1 30 9 1 6 5 10 19 29
8 Arsenal 25 12 5 8 35 27 8 1 3 22 9 4 4 5 13 18 29
9 Liverpool 25 11 6 8 30 26 8 3 1 21 13 3 3 7 9 13 28
10 Chelsea 25 9 9 7 32 28 6 5 2 23 14 3 4 5 9 14 27
11 Stoke City 25 8 8 9 24 28 5 4 3 15 11 3 4 6 9 17 24
12 West Ham United 25 8 7 10 27 25 6 3 4 15 9 2 4 6 12 16 23
13 Coventry City 25 6 10 9 28 42 5 6 1 15 11 1 4 8 13 31 22
14 Everton 25 7 7 11 26 27 7 3 3 21 10 0 4 8 5 17 21
15 Leicester City 25 6 9 10 25 30 4 4 5 10 9 2 5 5 15 21 21
16 Ipswich Town 25 5 11 9 20 34 4 6 3 12 11 1 5 6 8 23 21
17 Newcastle United 25 7 6 12 29 37 5 3 4 18 14 2 3 8 11 23 20
18 Southampton 25 8 4 13 32 50 5 3 4 20 19 3 1 9 12 31 20
19 Huddersfield Town 26 6 7 13 23 38 4 3 6 10 15 2 4 7 13 23 19
20 Crystal Palace 25 6 6 13 23 39 3 4 5 16 18 3 2 8 7 21 18
21 West Bromwich Albion 25 5 6 14 20 36 2 3 7 9 16 3 3 7 11 20 16
22 Nottingham Forest 26 4 7 15 31 49 3 3 7 16 20 1 4 8 15 29 15
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