Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Ipswich Town

Game date: Saturday 22 April 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 54,316
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Tinkler K
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Bobby Robson
   

Opposition lineup

David Best, Mick Mills, Colin Harper, Peter Morris, Allan Hunter, Derek Jefferson, Jimmy Robertson, Colin Viljoen, Rod Belfitt, Trevor Whymark, Mick Lambert

Opposition substitutions

Mick Lambert out for Bryan Hamilton

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.07
- Average age of the Ipswich Town starting lineup: 25.19
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Ipswich Town league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Daily Post report
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 City 42 23 11 8 77 45 16 3 2 48 15 7 8 6 29 30 57
2 Liverpool 40 24 8 8 64 29 17 3 1 48 16 7 5 7 16 13 56
3 Derby County 41 23 10 8 68 33 15 4 1 42 10 8 6 7 26 23 56
4 Leeds United 40 23 9 8 70 29 16 4 0 52 10 7 5 8 18 19 55
5 Tottenham Hotspur 40 17 13 10 57 39 15 3 2 41 10 2 10 8 16 29 47
6 Arsenal 38 20 7 11 54 38 14 1 3 33 11 6 6 8 21 27 47
7 Chelsea 39 17 12 10 56 43 11 7 2 39 20 6 5 8 17 23 46
8 Manchester United 40 18 10 12 66 58 12 2 6 36 26 6 8 6 30 32 46
9 Sheffield United 41 16 12 13 59 59 10 8 3 39 26 6 4 10 20 33 44
10 Wolves 39 16 11 12 59 53 9 7 3 32 20 7 4 9 27 33 43
11 Leicester City 41 13 13 15 38 42 9 6 6 18 11 4 7 9 20 31 39
12 Newcastle United 40 14 10 16 45 50 9 5 5 26 16 5 5 11 19 34 38
13 Ipswich Town 42 11 16 15 39 53 7 8 6 19 19 4 8 9 20 34 38
14 Everton 41 9 17 15 36 47 8 8 4 27 16 1 9 11 9 31 35
15 West Ham United 41 11 12 18 46 51 9 6 5 30 19 2 6 13 16 32 34
16 Stoke City 37 10 13 14 38 48 6 9 5 25 24 4 4 9 13 24 33
17 Coventry City 41 9 15 17 44 66 7 10 3 27 22 2 5 14 17 44 33
18 West Bromwich Albion 39 11 10 18 35 49 5 7 8 18 23 6 3 10 17 26 32
19 Southampton 41 12 7 22 52 79 8 5 8 31 28 4 2 14 21 51 31
20 Crystal Palace 40 7 12 21 37 65 3 7 9 24 31 4 5 12 13 34 26
21 Nottingham Forest 40 8 8 24 45 77 6 4 10 24 26 2 4 14 21 51 24
22 Huddersfield Town 41 6 12 23 27 59 4 7 10 12 22 2 5 13 15 37 24
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