Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Leicester City

Game date: Saturday 24 August 1974 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 49,398
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Spencer TD
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: James Bloomfield
   

Opposition lineup

Mark Wallington, Steve Whitworth, Dennis Rofe, Jon Sammels, Malcolm Munro, Graham Cross, Keith Weller, Steve Earle, Frank Worthington, Alan Birchenall, Len Glover

Opposition goals

Keith Weller

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.8
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 26.55
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Leicester City league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The Leicester skipper, Keith Weller is fined £100 with £60 costs for 'bringing the game into disrepute'. Weller was alleged to have made insulting remarks to the referee after the game because he awarded two penalties to Liverpool.

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Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Carlisle United 3 3 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 4 0 6
2 Ipswich Town 3 3 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 6
3 Wolves 3 2 1 0 6 3 1 1 0 4 2 1 0 0 2 1 5
4 Liverpool 3 2 1 0 4 2 1 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 2 1 5
5 Everton 3 2 1 0 5 3 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 3 2 5
6 Arsenal 3 2 0 1 5 1 1 0 1 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 4
7 Derby County 3 1 2 0 3 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 4
8 Stoke City 3 2 0 1 5 2 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 1 2 2 4
9 Manchester City 3 2 0 1 5 4 2 0 0 5 0 0 0 1 0 4 4
10 Middlesbrough 3 1 1 1 4 3 0 1 1 1 3 1 0 0 3 0 3
11 Chelsea 3 1 1 1 6 6 0 1 1 3 5 1 0 0 3 1 3
12 Queens Park Rangers 3 1 1 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 2 1 3
13 Newcastle United 3 1 1 1 7 8 1 1 0 5 4 0 0 1 2 4 3
14 Leicester City 3 1 0 2 5 6 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 5 5 2
15 Sheffield United 3 0 2 1 3 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 2 4 2
16 West Ham United 3 1 0 2 4 7 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 1 0 4 2
17 Leeds United 3 1 0 2 1 4 1 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 2
18 Burnley 3 0 1 2 4 7 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 3 5 1
19 Coventry City 3 0 1 2 4 7 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 1 3 4 1
20 Luton Town 3 0 1 2 2 5 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 3 1
21 Birmingham City 3 0 0 3 3 8 0 0 2 3 7 0 0 1 0 1 0
22 Tottenham Hotspur 3 0 0 3 0 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 0 2 0
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