Match details

Leeds United 0 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 22 November 1972 at 19:30 Stadium: Elland Road
Competition: League Cup 4th round R Attendance: 34,856
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Homewood BJ
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Revie

Opposition lineup

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

Opposition substitutions

Johnny Giles out for Joe Jordan


- John Giles missed a penalty against Ray Clemence
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.68
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 28.64
- John Giles missed a penalty for Leeds exactly three years to the day after he had also missed a penalty at Elland Road against Liverpool!

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Match programme
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