Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Coventry City

Game date: Tuesday 5 February 1974 at 14:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 21,656
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Gordon Milne
   

Opposition lineup

Bill Glazier, Mick Coop, Jimmy Holmes, Dennis Mortimer, John Craven, Alan Dugdale, Leslie Cartwright, Brian Alderson, David Cross, Chris Cattlin, Tommy Hutchison

Opposition goals

Jimmy Holmes

Opposition substitutions

Chris Cattlin out for Mick McGuire

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.49
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 24.46
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Coventry City league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Midfielder Phil Thompson moved to centre-half in place of Larry Lloyd and played for the rest of his Liverpool career in this position.

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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 28 18 10 0 49 16 9 5 0 29 10 9 5 0 20 6 46
2 Liverpool 28 16 7 5 37 23 13 1 0 25 9 3 6 5 12 14 39
3 Derby County 27 11 9 7 33 25 9 4 1 27 11 2 5 6 6 14 31
4 Burnley 26 11 9 6 34 30 7 6 1 19 11 4 3 5 15 19 31
5 Leicester City 27 10 10 7 36 27 7 4 2 22 9 3 6 5 14 18 30
6 Ipswich Town 27 12 6 9 46 42 8 3 3 29 15 4 3 6 17 27 30
7 Queens Park Rangers 28 9 12 7 41 36 5 8 1 22 13 4 4 6 19 23 30
8 Everton 27 10 9 8 28 26 7 6 1 16 7 3 3 7 12 19 29
9 Sheffield United 27 10 8 9 36 33 5 5 3 22 14 5 3 6 14 19 28
10 Southampton 28 9 10 9 37 45 7 6 1 26 13 2 4 8 11 32 28
11 Newcastle United 27 11 5 11 34 31 7 2 4 18 13 4 3 7 16 18 27
12 Arsenal 29 9 9 11 32 37 6 5 4 17 14 3 4 7 15 23 27
13 Coventry City 29 10 7 12 31 36 8 3 4 19 13 2 4 8 12 23 27
14 Manchester City 26 9 8 9 27 26 7 3 2 16 8 2 5 7 11 18 26
15 Stoke City 27 7 11 9 35 30 6 5 2 23 11 1 6 7 12 19 25
16 Wolves 28 8 9 11 33 39 6 4 3 16 13 2 5 8 17 26 25
17 Tottenham Hotspur 27 8 9 10 28 36 6 1 6 15 18 2 8 4 13 18 25
18 Chelsea 27 8 7 12 40 39 6 2 5 26 19 2 5 7 14 20 23
19 West Ham United 28 6 9 13 32 44 3 5 6 18 22 3 4 7 14 22 21
20 Birmingham City 26 5 9 12 27 43 5 5 4 17 17 0 4 8 10 26 19
21 Manchester United 26 5 7 14 22 34 5 5 4 16 13 0 2 10 6 21 17
22 Norwich City 27 3 10 14 20 40 2 7 4 11 16 1 3 10 9 24 16
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