Match details

Liverpool 4 - 2 Wolves

Game date: Saturday 9 September 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,386
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Howell C
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: William McGarry
   

Opposition lineup

Phil Parkes, Bernard Shaw, Gerry Taylor, Michael Bailey, Francis Munro, John McAlle, James McCalliog, Kenny Hibbitt, John Richards, Derek Dougan, Steve Kindon

Opposition goals

Steve Kindon 64'
John Richards 90'

Opposition red cards

James McCalliog 80'

Notes

- Peter Cormack scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.48
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 25.6
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Wolves league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- From this game on Ray Clemence made 336 consecutive appearances for Liverpool until 4th of March 1978.

Related files

Match programme
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Reds get big fright
Magical!
Cormack goal spurs Reds

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