Match details

League Cup 4th round

Anfield | Tue 12 Nov 1974 at 19:30

Liverpool 0 - 1 Middlesbrough

Opposition goals

Opposition substitutions


  • - Alec Lindsay missed a penalty on 67'
  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.61
  • - Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 25.11
  • - Lindsay's penalty was saved by Jim Platt - Heighway had been fouled by Frank Spraggon.
    - Since this defeat Liverpool went on an unbeaten run of 63 home cup matches that came to a stop against Brighton on 20 February 1983!
    - Middlesbrough manager Jack Charlton almost didn't make the game, having had to make a dash to Anfield after receiving the OBE at Buckingham Palace earlier in the day.

Other details

Manager: Bob Paisley
Opposition manager: Jack Charlton
Referee: Taylor JK
Attendance: 24,906
Half-time score: 0 - 0
Game number: 3190
League Cup game number: 34

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