Match details

Arsenal 0 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 16 September 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Highbury
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 47,597
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Partridge P
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Bertie Mee
   

Opposition lineup

Geoff Barnett, Pat Rice, Bob McNab, Peter Storey, Frank McLintock, John Roberts, Peter Marinello, Alan Ball, John Radford, Ray Kennedy, George Graham

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.5
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 26.25
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Arsenal league position after match: 4
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Jimmy Hill, ex-Coventry manager, then TV commentator, takes over from an injured linesman at Highbury.

Related files

Match programme
Match ticket
Jimmy Hill takes the flag
Toshack's Highbury hoodoo!
Prepare a medal for Ray Clemence!
Hot-shot Gunners find Ray in form

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