Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Chelsea

Game date: Saturday 8 September 1973 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 47,016
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Reynolds THC
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Dave Sexton
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Bonetti, Gary Locke, Ron Harris, John Hollins, Micky Droy, Dave Webb, Steve Kember, Alan Hudson, Ian Hutchinson, Bill Garner, Peter Osgood

Notes

- Kevin Keegan missed a penalty
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.94
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 25.56
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Chelsea league position after match: 21
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
Keegan's second-half penalty was saved by Peter Bonetti diving away to his right.

Related files

Miscellaneous press clippings
Shankly's Sunday Express series - Today's stars not as good as Finney and co.
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 Leeds United 5 5 0 0 15 3 3 0 0 10 2 2 0 0 5 1 10
2 Burnley 5 4 1 0 10 4 1 1 0 3 2 3 0 0 7 2 9
3 Liverpool 5 3 1 1 5 2 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 1 2 7
4 Coventry City 5 3 1 1 6 3 3 0 0 4 0 0 1 1 2 3 7
5 Leicester City 5 2 3 0 6 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 2 0 4 2 7
6 Manchester City 5 3 1 1 7 4 3 0 0 6 2 0 1 1 1 2 7
7 Derby County 5 3 1 1 4 3 3 0 0 4 1 0 1 1 0 2 7
8 Newcastle United 5 2 2 1 7 5 0 1 1 1 2 2 1 0 6 3 6
9 Southampton 5 2 2 1 6 6 1 1 0 4 3 1 1 1 2 3 6
10 Sheffield United 5 2 1 2 8 6 1 1 1 6 3 1 0 1 2 3 5
11 Everton 5 1 2 2 6 6 1 1 0 4 1 0 1 2 2 5 4
12 Queens Park Rangers 5 0 4 1 5 6 0 3 0 4 4 0 1 1 1 2 4
13 Wolves 5 2 0 3 7 9 2 0 1 5 3 0 0 2 2 6 4
14 Ipswich Town 5 1 2 2 7 11 1 1 1 4 5 0 1 1 3 6 4
15 Tottenham Hotspur 5 2 0 3 5 8 0 0 2 2 6 2 0 1 3 2 4
16 Manchester United 5 2 0 3 4 7 2 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 1 6 4
17 West Ham United 5 0 3 2 6 8 0 1 2 4 6 0 2 0 2 2 3
18 Norwich City 5 0 3 2 6 9 0 2 0 2 2 0 1 2 4 7 3
19 Stoke City 5 0 3 2 4 6 0 2 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 5 3
20 Arsenal 5 1 1 3 5 10 1 0 2 4 4 0 1 1 1 6 3
21 Chelsea 5 1 0 4 4 6 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 3 0 3 2
22 Birmingham City 5 0 1 4 3 11 0 1 1 1 2 0 0 3 2 9 1
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