Match details

Leeds United 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 30 September 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: Elland Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,468
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Sinclair MV
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Revie
   

Opposition lineup

David Harvey, Paul Madeley, Trevor Cherry, Billy Bremner, Jack Charlton, Norman Hunter, Peter Lorimer, Allan Clarke, Mick Jones, Johnny Giles, Mick Bates

Opposition goals

Mick Jones 30'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.07
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 28.23
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Leeds United league position after match: 7
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Alert Boersma grabs winner
Brilliant Boersma has them napping
Liverpool destroy Leeds' super tag!
Lloyd gets in on the scoring act!

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 Liverpool 11 7 2 2 24 12 5 0 0 16 4 2 2 2 8 8 16
2 Arsenal 12 6 4 2 17 9 5 2 0 12 3 1 2 2 5 6 16
3 Everton 11 6 3 2 14 8 4 1 1 8 3 2 2 1 6 5 15
4 Tottenham Hotspur 11 6 2 3 14 10 4 1 0 7 2 2 1 3 7 8 14
5 Wolves 11 6 2 3 24 20 5 0 0 16 7 1 2 3 8 13 14
6 Chelsea 11 5 3 3 18 12 3 0 2 10 6 2 3 1 8 6 13
7 Leeds United 11 5 3 3 18 15 4 1 1 12 6 1 2 2 6 9 13
8 Ipswich Town 11 5 3 3 15 13 2 1 2 6 5 3 2 1 9 8 13
9 Sheffield United 11 5 3 3 14 15 3 1 2 7 6 2 2 1 7 9 13
10 Norwich City 11 5 3 3 12 14 3 3 0 8 4 2 0 3 4 10 13
11 West Ham United 11 5 2 4 19 13 4 1 0 14 4 1 1 4 5 9 12
12 Newcastle United 11 5 1 5 18 17 3 1 2 9 8 2 0 3 9 9 11
13 Southampton 11 3 4 4 9 10 2 2 1 6 4 1 2 3 3 6 10
14 Derby County 11 4 2 5 9 12 4 0 1 7 4 0 2 4 2 8 10
15 West Bromwich Albion 11 3 3 5 9 12 2 2 2 5 6 1 1 3 4 6 9
16 Birmingham City 12 3 2 7 15 21 3 1 1 11 7 0 1 6 4 14 8
17 Leicester City 11 2 4 5 12 17 1 3 2 6 7 1 1 3 6 10 8
18 Manchester City 11 4 0 7 11 18 4 0 1 8 3 0 0 6 3 15 8
19 Crystal Palace 11 2 4 5 7 14 2 2 2 4 6 0 2 3 3 8 8
20 Stoke City 11 2 3 6 16 20 2 3 0 12 6 0 0 6 4 14 7
21 Coventry City 11 2 3 6 7 14 1 2 3 5 10 1 1 3 2 4 7
22 Manchester United 11 1 4 6 7 13 1 3 2 5 4 0 1 4 2 9 6
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