Match details

UEFA Cup Final 1st leg

Anfield | Thu 10 May 1973 at 19:30

Liverpool 3 - 0 Borussia Moenchengladbach

Goals (Assists in brackets)


Opposition substitutions


  • - Kevin Keegan missed a penalty
  • - Ray Clemence saved a penalty from Jupp Heynckes
  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.15
  • - Average age of the Borussia Moenchengladbach starting lineup: 25.7
  • - Ray Clemence: 'I watched Heynckes take a penalty in the semi-final on television and decided to dive the same way. The save was a reward for my homework."
    - Shankly: "It was an international-class game. Really tremendous. I am not making predictions about the second-leg, but we have a distinct advantage because we did not give away a goal."

Other details

Manager: Bill Shankly
Opposition manager: Johannes Weisweiler
Referee: Linemayr E (Austria)
Attendance: 41,169
Half-time score: 2 - 0
Game number: 3103
Europe game number: 60
LFC played towards Kop: First half

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