Match details

Wolves 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 27 January 1973 at 15:00 Stadium: Molineux
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 32,957
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Hackney HP
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: William McGarry
   

Opposition lineup

Phil Parkes, Gerry Taylor, John McAlle, Bernard Shaw, Francis Munro, Derek Jefferson, James McCalliog, Alan Sunderland, John Richards, Derek Dougan, David Wagstaffe

Opposition goals

Emlyn Hughes scored an own goal on 10'
John Richards 80'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.86
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 25.86
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Wolves league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Press reports from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Match programme

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 28 17 7 4 52 29 12 1 0 33 12 5 6 4 19 17 41
2 Arsenal 29 16 8 5 40 27 11 4 1 25 10 5 4 4 15 17 40
3 Leeds United 27 16 7 4 50 27 12 2 1 32 9 4 5 3 18 18 39
4 Ipswich Town 28 13 10 5 39 28 7 5 2 23 13 6 5 3 16 15 36
5 Derby County 28 13 6 9 36 38 11 2 1 27 10 2 4 8 9 28 32
6 Newcastle United 28 12 7 9 46 37 9 3 2 27 14 3 4 7 19 23 31
7 West Ham United 28 10 8 10 48 39 8 4 2 33 16 2 4 8 15 23 28
8 Wolves 26 11 6 9 39 37 8 1 5 24 18 3 5 4 15 19 28
9 Southampton 28 8 12 8 29 30 6 6 1 17 10 2 6 7 12 20 28
10 Tottenham Hotspur 27 10 7 10 34 31 6 2 4 16 12 4 5 6 18 19 27
11 Manchester City 27 10 7 10 37 38 9 3 1 25 10 1 4 9 12 28 27
12 Coventry City 27 10 7 10 29 30 7 5 3 22 17 3 2 7 7 13 27
13 Chelsea 27 8 10 9 35 35 5 5 3 20 13 3 5 6 15 22 26
14 Everton 27 9 7 11 28 26 6 3 6 20 16 3 4 5 8 10 25
15 Sheffield United 27 9 6 12 29 39 7 3 5 17 13 2 3 7 12 26 24
16 Leicester City 28 7 9 12 32 40 5 5 4 18 16 2 4 8 14 24 23
17 Norwich City 28 8 7 13 26 42 5 7 2 16 12 3 0 11 10 30 23
18 Stoke City 27 6 8 13 38 41 5 6 1 24 12 1 2 12 14 29 20
19 Manchester United 28 5 10 13 26 44 4 6 4 14 14 1 4 9 12 30 20
20 Birmingham City 27 5 9 13 31 44 4 6 2 21 15 1 3 11 10 29 19
21 Crystal Palace 26 5 9 12 25 34 5 4 4 17 12 0 5 8 8 22 19
22 West Bromwich Albion 26 6 7 13 24 37 5 4 3 15 13 1 3 10 9 24 19
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