Match details

Liverpool 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur

Game date: Monday 4 December 1972 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: League Cup 5th round Attendance: 48,677
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Taylor JK
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: BIll Nicholson

Opposition lineup

Pat Jennings, Ray Evans, Cyril Knowles, John Pratt, Mike England, Terry Naylor, Alan Gilzean, Steve Perryman, Martin Chivers, Martin Peters, Jimmy Pearce

Opposition goals

Martin Peters 54'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.29
- Average age of the Tottenham Hotspur starting lineup: 26.83
- Shankly said after the match: "Frankly I wouldn't have minded if we'd lost for the sake of the players. The more games they play, the more likely they are to get injured."

Related files

Match programme
Spurs preview
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook

Other games during this season