Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 22 December 1973 at 14:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,420
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Jones IP ( Wales)
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty
   

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Martin Buchan, Tony Young, Brian Greenhoff, Arnold Sidebottom, Clive Griffiths, Willie Morgan, Lou Macari, Brian Kidd, George Graham, George Best

Opposition substitutions

Brian Kidd out for Sammy McIlroy

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.31
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 24.67
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Manchester United league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 21 15 6 0 40 11 7 3 0 22 6 8 3 0 18 5 36
2 Liverpool 21 12 5 4 27 16 10 0 0 18 5 2 5 4 9 11 29
3 Burnley 20 10 6 4 27 19 6 5 0 15 7 4 1 4 12 12 26
4 Derby County 21 9 6 6 24 20 7 3 1 20 9 2 3 5 4 11 24
5 Queens Park Rangers 21 7 9 5 33 28 3 7 0 17 11 4 2 5 16 17 23
6 Leicester City 21 8 7 6 26 22 5 3 2 13 7 3 4 4 13 15 23
7 Ipswich Town 20 9 5 6 32 30 6 2 2 17 11 3 3 4 15 19 23
8 Everton 21 8 7 6 23 20 5 5 1 12 6 3 2 5 11 14 23
9 Southampton 21 8 7 6 28 29 6 3 1 19 8 2 4 5 9 21 23
10 Newcastle United 20 9 4 7 30 24 6 1 3 16 11 3 3 4 14 13 22
11 Arsenal 22 8 6 8 26 28 5 4 3 14 12 3 2 5 12 16 22
12 Coventry City 22 9 4 9 24 27 7 1 4 15 10 2 3 5 9 17 22
13 Sheffield United 20 7 6 7 27 25 4 3 2 17 9 3 3 5 10 16 20
14 Manchester City 20 8 4 8 23 22 6 1 2 14 8 2 3 6 9 14 20
15 Chelsea 20 7 4 9 32 28 6 1 3 23 13 1 3 6 9 15 18
16 Wolves 21 6 5 10 25 32 4 3 3 12 11 2 2 7 13 21 17
17 Tottenham Hotspur 21 6 5 10 21 32 4 0 6 11 17 2 5 4 10 15 17
18 Stoke City 20 5 6 9 27 26 4 3 2 17 9 1 3 7 10 17 16
19 Manchester United 20 4 6 10 17 25 4 4 3 12 10 0 2 7 5 15 14
20 Birmingham City 20 4 5 11 21 37 4 3 4 14 15 0 2 7 7 22 13
21 Norwich City 20 2 8 10 13 28 2 5 3 8 12 0 3 7 5 16 12
22 West Ham United 21 2 7 12 18 35 1 4 6 12 19 1 3 6 6 16 11
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