Match details

Newcastle United 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 21 April 1973 at 15:00 Stadium: St James' Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 37,240
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Burtenshaw N
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Joe Harvey
   

Opposition lineup

Iam McFaul, David Craig, Frank Clark, Terry McDermott, Pat Howard, Bobby Moncur, Stewart Barrowclough, Jim Smith, Malcolm MacDonald, John Tudor, Terry Hibbitt

Opposition goals

John Tudor 43'
John Tudor 65'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.6
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 26.04
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Newcastle United league position after match: 6
- 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 40 24 9 7 70 42 16 2 1 43 19 8 7 6 27 23 57
2 Arsenal 39 22 10 7 52 34 14 5 2 31 14 8 5 5 21 20 54
3 Leeds United 38 20 11 7 63 37 14 4 2 39 12 6 7 5 24 25 51
4 Ipswich Town 39 17 12 10 53 40 10 6 4 33 19 7 6 6 20 21 46
5 West Ham United 40 17 11 12 66 51 12 5 3 44 23 5 6 9 22 28 45
6 Newcastle United 40 16 12 12 58 48 12 5 3 35 19 4 7 9 23 29 44
7 Wolves 37 16 10 11 58 47 11 3 5 37 23 5 7 6 21 24 42
8 Tottenham Hotspur 39 15 12 12 51 41 9 4 6 28 19 6 8 6 23 22 42
9 Derby County 39 16 8 15 47 53 12 3 3 34 17 4 5 12 13 36 40
10 Manchester City 40 14 11 15 53 56 12 4 4 34 17 2 7 11 19 39 39
11 Birmingham City 39 13 11 15 48 51 9 6 3 34 19 4 5 12 14 32 37
12 Southampton 40 10 17 13 42 49 7 10 2 21 14 3 7 11 21 35 37
13 Manchester United 40 12 13 15 43 57 9 7 4 23 17 3 6 11 20 40 37
14 Chelsea 40 11 14 15 46 51 7 6 6 27 22 4 8 9 19 29 36
15 Everton 40 13 10 17 40 46 9 5 7 27 21 4 5 10 13 25 36
16 Sheffield United 39 13 9 17 45 55 10 4 6 25 16 3 5 11 20 39 35
17 Leicester City 40 10 15 15 39 45 7 8 5 22 17 3 7 10 17 28 35
18 Coventry City 40 13 9 18 40 50 9 5 7 27 24 4 4 11 13 26 35
19 Stoke City 40 12 10 18 57 56 9 8 2 34 17 3 2 16 23 39 34
20 Norwich City 39 10 10 19 34 57 6 9 5 20 18 4 1 14 14 39 30
21 Crystal Palace 40 8 12 20 37 54 7 7 7 25 21 1 5 13 12 33 28
22 West Bromwich Albion 40 9 10 21 35 57 8 7 5 24 22 1 3 16 11 35 28
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