Match details

West Ham United 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 15 April 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Upton Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 32,660
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Wynn KA
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Ron Greenwood
   

Opposition lineup

Bobby Ferguson, John McDowell, Frank Lampard, Billy Bonds, Tommy Taylor, Bobby Moore, Harry Redknapp, Clyde Best, Geoff Hurst, Trevor Brooking, Pop Robson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.05
- Average age of the West Ham United starting lineup: 25
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- West Ham United league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Derby County 40 23 10 7 68 31 15 4 1 42 10 8 6 6 26 21 56
2 Manchester City 40 22 11 7 74 43 15 3 2 46 15 7 8 5 28 28 55
3 Liverpool 39 23 8 8 62 29 16 3 1 46 16 7 5 7 16 13 54
4 Leeds United 38 22 9 7 69 28 16 4 0 52 10 6 5 7 17 18 53
5 Tottenham Hotspur 39 17 12 10 57 39 15 3 2 41 10 2 9 8 16 29 46
6 Arsenal 37 19 7 11 52 37 13 1 3 31 10 6 6 8 21 27 45
7 Manchester United 39 18 9 12 66 58 12 2 6 36 26 6 7 6 30 32 45
8 Chelsea 37 17 10 10 51 38 11 6 2 36 17 6 4 8 15 21 44
9 Sheffield United 39 15 12 12 56 56 9 8 3 38 26 6 4 9 18 30 42
10 Wolves 38 15 11 12 58 53 9 7 3 32 20 6 4 9 26 33 41
11 Leicester City 40 12 13 15 37 42 8 6 6 17 11 4 7 9 20 31 37
12 Ipswich Town 40 10 16 14 37 50 6 8 6 17 18 4 8 8 20 32 36
13 Newcastle United 38 13 9 16 41 47 8 5 5 25 16 5 4 11 16 31 35
14 West Ham United 40 11 12 17 45 49 9 6 5 30 19 2 6 12 15 30 34
15 Everton 40 9 16 15 35 46 8 8 4 27 16 1 8 11 8 30 34
16 Stoke City 36 10 12 14 37 47 6 8 5 24 23 4 4 9 13 24 32
17 West Bromwich Albion 38 11 10 17 35 48 5 7 7 18 22 6 3 10 17 26 32
18 Coventry City 39 8 15 16 41 63 6 10 3 24 20 2 5 13 17 43 31
19 Southampton 39 12 5 22 50 77 8 3 8 29 26 4 2 14 21 51 29
20 Crystal Palace 39 7 12 20 37 64 3 7 9 24 31 4 5 11 13 33 26
21 Huddersfield Town 40 6 12 22 27 58 4 7 9 12 21 2 5 13 15 37 24
22 Nottingham Forest 39 8 7 24 45 77 6 3 10 24 26 2 4 14 21 51 23
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