Match details

Liverpool 5 - 1 Carlisle United

Game date: Tuesday 19 September 1972 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: League Cup 2nd round replay Attendance: 22,128
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Tinkler R
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Alan Ashman

Opposition lineup

Alan Ross, Steve Derrett, John Gorman, Joe Laidlaw, Graham Winstanley, Stan Ternent, Ray Train, Dennis Martin, Bob Owen, Les O'Neill, Chris Balderstone

Opposition goals

Bob Owen 49'


- Tommy Smith missed a penalty on 70'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.51
- Average age of the Carlisle United starting lineup: 25.77
- Smith's kick was saved by Carlisle goalkeeper J. Alan Ross.
- Toshack missed the next 10 games through injury.

Related files

Match programme
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Reds' fitness tells
Lowest gates for 11 years at Anfield
Shankly sees League Cup in new light

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