Match details

West Bromwich Albion 1 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 9 December 1972 at 15:00 Stadium: The Hawthorns
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 27,213
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Reynolds THC
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Don Howe
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Latchford, Gordon Nisbet, Ray Wilson, Leonard Cantello, John David Wile, Ally Robertson, Ally Brown, Tony Brown, Bobby Gould, Asa Hartford, Willie Johnston

Opposition goals

Tony Brown 69'

Opposition substitutions

Leonard Cantello out for Colin Suggett 77'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.06
- Average age of the West Bromwich Albion starting lineup: 23.43
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- West Bromwich Albion league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Cormack was sent off for violent conduct after a clash with Asa Hartford. Cormack appealed against his three match ban and escaped suspension.

Related files

Match programme
Boersma boost for Liverpool
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Reds show why they're tops!

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 21 13 5 3 42 25 10 0 0 29 11 3 5 3 13 14 31
2 Arsenal 22 12 5 5 29 22 8 3 1 16 6 4 2 4 13 16 29
3 Leeds United 21 11 6 4 39 24 8 2 1 24 8 3 4 3 15 16 28
4 Ipswich Town 21 9 8 4 29 22 5 3 2 16 10 4 5 2 13 12 26
5 Chelsea 21 8 8 5 32 25 5 3 2 18 10 3 5 3 14 15 24
6 Tottenham Hotspur 21 9 5 7 28 23 5 2 3 14 11 4 3 4 14 12 23
7 Derby County 21 10 3 8 27 30 8 1 1 20 8 2 2 7 7 22 23
8 Newcastle United 20 9 4 7 33 28 6 2 2 17 10 3 2 5 16 18 22
9 West Ham United 21 8 5 8 37 29 6 3 1 25 10 2 2 7 12 19 21
10 Wolves 21 8 5 8 33 34 5 1 4 19 16 3 4 4 14 18 21
11 Southampton 21 6 9 6 22 21 5 4 1 14 8 1 5 5 8 13 21
12 Coventry City 21 8 5 8 21 22 5 3 3 15 13 3 2 5 6 9 21
13 Norwich City 21 8 5 8 22 30 5 5 1 13 8 3 0 7 9 22 21
14 Manchester City 21 8 4 9 30 32 7 2 1 21 8 1 2 8 9 24 20
15 Everton 21 7 4 10 21 22 4 2 5 14 13 3 2 5 7 9 18
16 Birmingham City 22 5 7 10 28 35 4 5 1 19 12 1 2 9 9 23 17
17 Sheffield United 20 6 5 9 20 29 4 3 4 10 10 2 2 5 10 19 17
18 Stoke City 21 5 6 10 31 34 4 5 1 20 12 1 1 9 11 22 16
19 West Bromwich Albion 21 5 6 10 21 30 4 4 3 13 13 1 2 7 8 17 16
20 Manchester United 21 5 6 10 20 29 4 3 4 11 11 1 3 6 9 18 16
21 Leicester City 20 4 7 9 22 28 3 4 4 13 13 1 3 5 9 15 15
22 Crystal Palace 20 3 8 9 16 29 3 3 4 9 12 0 5 5 7 17 14
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