Alec Lindsay

Date of birth27 February 1948
Place of birthBury
NationalityEnglish
PositionDefender/Left back

England international Alec Lindsay was a great left back for Liverpool. With the club he became a 1st Division Championship winner in 1973, FA Cup winner in 1974 and runner-up in 1971 and UEFA Cup winner in 1973.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Bury 01 Mar 1965 01 Mar 1969
Liverpool 01 Mar 1969 01 Aug 1977

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1969-70 Liverpool Fairs Cup 1
1
1969-70 Liverpool League Division One 4
2
1
1970-71 Liverpool FA Cup 4
1970-71 Liverpool Fairs Cup 8
1
1970-71 Liverpool League Cup 2
1970-71 Liverpool League Division One 21
1971-72 Liverpool FA Charity Shield 1
1971-72 Liverpool FA Cup 3
1
1971-72 Liverpool League Cup 1
1971-72 Liverpool League Division One 38
1971-72 Liverpool UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 2
1972-73 Liverpool FA Cup 4
1972-73 Liverpool League Cup 7
1972-73 Liverpool League Division One 37
4
1972-73 Liverpool UEFA Cup 11
1
1973-74 Liverpool European Cup 3
1973-74 Liverpool FA Cup 9
1973-74 Liverpool League Cup 6
1973-74 Liverpool League Division One 36
4
1974-75 Liverpool FA Charity Shield 1
1974-75 Liverpool FA Cup 2
1974-75 Liverpool League Cup 4
1974-75 Liverpool League Division One 25
3
1974-75 Liverpool UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 4
1
1975-76 Liverpool League Cup 3
1
1975-76 Liverpool League Division One 6
1975-76 Liverpool UEFA Cup 2
1976-77 Liverpool League Division One 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
16 Sep 1969 Liverpool v Dundalk W 10-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
18 Oct 1969 Ipswich Town v Liverpool D 2-2 League Division One
25 Oct 1969 Liverpool v Southampton W 4-1 League Division One
03 Mar 1970 Coventry City v Liverpool W 2-3 League Division One
07 Mar 1970 Liverpool v Leeds United D 0-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1970 Southampton v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
14 Mar 1970 Arsenal v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
12 Sep 1970 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1970 Liverpool v Ferencváros W 1-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
19 Sep 1970 Liverpool v Nottingham Forest W 3-0 League Division One
22 Sep 1970 Liverpool v Mansfield Town W 3-2 League Cup 2nd round replay
26 Sep 1970 Southampton v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
29 Sep 1970 Ferencváros v Liverpool D 1-1
Agg: 1-2
Fairs Cup 1st round 2nd leg
03 Oct 1970 Liverpool v Chelsea W 1-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1970 Swindon Town v Liverpool L 2-0 League Cup 3rd round
10 Oct 1970 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
17 Oct 1970 Liverpool v Burnley W 2-0 League Division One
21 Oct 1970 Liverpool v Dinamo Bucuresti W 3-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 1st leg
24 Oct 1970 Ipswich Town v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
04 Nov 1970 Dinamo Bucuresti v Liverpool D 1-1
Agg: 1-4
Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
07 Nov 1970 Derby County v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
14 Nov 1970 Liverpool v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
21 Nov 1970 Liverpool v Everton W 3-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1970 Arsenal v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1970 Liverpool v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division One
09 Dec 1970 Hibernian v Liverpool W 0-1 Fairs Cup 3rd round 1st leg
06 Mar 1971 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
10 Mar 1971 Liverpool v Bayern München W 3-0 Fairs Cup 4th round 1st leg
13 Mar 1971 Coventry City v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
16 Mar 1971 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool W 0-1 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
20 Mar 1971 Liverpool v Derby County W 2-0 League Division One
24 Mar 1971 Bayern München v Liverpool D 1-1
Agg: 1-4
Fairs Cup 4th round 2nd leg
27 Mar 1971 Everton v Liverpool W 1-2 FA Cup Semi-final
29 Mar 1971 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1971 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1971 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1971 Stoke City v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
12 Apr 1971 Chelsea v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1971 Liverpool v Leeds United L 0-1 Fairs Cup Semi-final 1st leg
17 Apr 1971 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
01 May 1971 Liverpool v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
08 May 1971 Arsenal v Liverpool L 2-1 FA Cup Final
07 Aug 1971 Leicester City v Liverpool L 1-0 FA Charity Shield
14 Aug 1971 Liverpool v Nottingham Forest W 3-1 League Division One
17 Aug 1971 Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-2 League Division One
21 Aug 1971 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 3-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1971 Crystal Palace v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
28 Aug 1971 Liverpool v Leicester City W 3-2 League Division One
01 Sep 1971 Manchester City v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
11 Sep 1971 Liverpool v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
15 Sep 1971 Servette v Liverpool L 2-1 ECW Cup 1st round 1st leg
18 Sep 1971 Leeds United v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
25 Sep 1971 Liverpool v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
29 Sep 1971 Liverpool v Servette W 2-0
Agg: 3-2
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
02 Oct 1971 Stoke City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
05 Oct 1971 Liverpool v Southampton W 1-0 League Cup 3rd round
09 Oct 1971 Liverpool v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
06 Nov 1971 Liverpool v Arsenal W 3-2 League Division One
13 Nov 1971 Everton v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1971 Coventry City v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
27 Nov 1971 Liverpool v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
04 Dec 1971 Ipswich Town v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
11 Dec 1971 Liverpool v Derby County W 3-2 League Division One
18 Dec 1971 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur D 0-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1971 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
01 Jan 1972 Liverpool v Leeds United L 0-2 League Division One
08 Jan 1972 Leicester City v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
15 Jan 1972 Oxford United v Liverpool W 0-3 FA Cup 3rd round
22 Jan 1972 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
29 Jan 1972 Liverpool v Crystal Palace W 4-1 League Division One
05 Feb 1972 Liverpool v Leeds United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
09 Feb 1972 Leeds United v Liverpool L 2-0 FA Cup 4th round replay
12 Feb 1972 Huddersfield Town v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
19 Feb 1972 Liverpool v Sheffield United W 2-0 League Division One
26 Feb 1972 Liverpool v Manchester City W 3-0 League Division One
04 Mar 1972 Liverpool v Everton W 4-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1972 Chelsea v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1972 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 5-0 League Division One
25 Mar 1972 Southampton v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
28 Mar 1972 Liverpool v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
01 Apr 1972 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion W 2-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1972 Manchester United v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
08 Apr 1972 Liverpool v Coventry City W 3-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1972 West Ham United v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1972 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 2-0 League Division One
01 May 1972 Derby County v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
08 May 1972 Arsenal v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
12 Aug 1972 Liverpool v Manchester City W 2-0 League Division One
15 Aug 1972 Liverpool v Manchester United W 2-0 League Division One
19 Aug 1972 Crystal Palace v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
23 Aug 1972 Chelsea v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
26 Aug 1972 Liverpool v West Ham United W 3-2 League Division One
30 Aug 1972 Leicester City v Liverpool L 3-2 League Division One
09 Sep 1972 Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-2 League Division One
12 Sep 1972 Liverpool v Eintracht Frankfurt W 2-0 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
16 Sep 1972 Arsenal v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
19 Sep 1972 Liverpool v Carlisle United W 5-1 League Cup 2nd round replay
23 Sep 1972 Liverpool v Sheffield United W 5-0 League Division One
26 Sep 1972 Eintracht Frankfurt v Liverpool D 0-0
Agg: 0-2
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 1972 Leeds United v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
03 Oct 1972 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool D 1-1 League Cup 3rd round
07 Oct 1972 Liverpool v Everton W 1-0 League Division One
10 Oct 1972 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion W 2-1 League Cup 3rd round replay
14 Oct 1972 Southampton v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
21 Oct 1972 Liverpool v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1972 Liverpool v AEK Athens W 3-0 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
28 Oct 1972 Norwich City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
31 Oct 1972 Liverpool v Leeds United D 2-2 League Cup 4th round
04 Nov 1972 Liverpool v Chelsea W 3-1 League Division One
07 Nov 1972 AEK Athens v Liverpool W 1-3
Agg: 1-6
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Nov 1972 Manchester United v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
18 Nov 1972 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 3-2 League Division One
22 Nov 1972 Leeds United v Liverpool W 0-1 League Cup 4th round replay
25 Nov 1972 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
29 Nov 1972 Dynamo Berlin v Liverpool D 0-0 UEFA Cup 3rd round 1st leg
02 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Birmingham City W 4-3 League Division One
04 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Cup Quarter-final
06 Dec 1972 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool L 3-1 League Cup Quarter-final replay
09 Dec 1972 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
13 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Dynamo Berlin W 3-1
Agg: 3-1
UEFA Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
16 Dec 1972 Ipswich Town v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
23 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Coventry City W 2-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1972 Sheffield United v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
30 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Crystal Palace W 1-0 League Division One
13 Jan 1973 Burnley v Liverpool D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1973 Liverpool v Burnley W 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
20 Jan 1973 Liverpool v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
27 Jan 1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
03 Feb 1973 Liverpool v Manchester City D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
07 Feb 1973 Manchester City v Liverpool L 2-0 FA Cup 4th round replay
10 Feb 1973 Liverpool v Arsenal L 0-2 League Division One
17 Feb 1973 Manchester City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
24 Feb 1973 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
03 Mar 1973 Everton v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
07 Mar 1973 Liverpool v Dynamo Dresden W 2-0 UEFA Cup 4th round 1st leg
10 Mar 1973 Liverpool v Southampton W 3-2 League Division One
17 Mar 1973 Stoke City v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
21 Mar 1973 Dynamo Dresden v Liverpool W 0-1
Agg: 0-3
UEFA Cup 4th round 2nd leg
24 Mar 1973 Liverpool v Norwich City W 3-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1973 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1973 Birmingham City v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1973 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 UEFA Cup Semi-final 1st leg
14 Apr 1973 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
28 Apr 1973 Liverpool v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
10 May 1973 Liverpool v Borussia Monchengladbach W 3-0 UEFA Cup Final 1st leg
23 May 1973 Borussia Monchengladbach v Liverpool L 2-0
Agg: 2-3
UEFA Cup Final 2nd leg
25 Aug 1973 Liverpool v Stoke City W 1-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1973 Coventry City v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1973 Leicester City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
22 Sep 1973 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-2 League Division One
29 Sep 1973 Manchester United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
03 Oct 1973 Liverpool v Jeunesse Esch W 2-0
Agg: 3-1
European Cup 1st round 2nd leg
06 Oct 1973 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 2-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1973 West Ham United v Liverpool D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round
13 Oct 1973 Southampton v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1973 Leeds United v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
24 Oct 1973 Crvena Zvezda v Liverpool L 2-1 European Cup 2nd round 1st leg
27 Oct 1973 Liverpool v Sheffield United W 1-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1973 Liverpool v West Ham United W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round replay
03 Nov 1973 Arsenal v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
06 Nov 1973 Liverpool v Crvena Zvezda L 1-2
Agg: 2-4
European Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
10 Nov 1973 Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 League Division One
17 Nov 1973 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 4-2 League Division One
21 Nov 1973 Sunderland v Liverpool W 0-2 League Cup 3rd round
24 Nov 1973 Queens Park Rangers v Liverpool D 2-2 League Division One
27 Nov 1973 Hull City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Cup 4th round
01 Dec 1973 Liverpool v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
04 Dec 1973 Liverpool v Hull City W 3-1 League Cup 4th round replay
08 Dec 1973 Everton v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
15 Dec 1973 Norwich City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
19 Dec 1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool L 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final
29 Dec 1973 Chelsea v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1974 Liverpool v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
05 Jan 1974 Liverpool v Doncaster Rovers D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
08 Jan 1974 Doncaster Rovers v Liverpool W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round replay
12 Jan 1974 Liverpool v Birmingham City W 3-2 League Division One
19 Jan 1974 Stoke City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
26 Jan 1974 Liverpool v Carlisle United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 1974 Carlisle United v Liverpool W 0-2 FA Cup 4th round replay
02 Feb 1974 Liverpool v Norwich City W 1-0 League Division One
05 Feb 1974 Liverpool v Coventry City W 2-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1974 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 2-0 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 1974 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
26 Feb 1974 Liverpool v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
02 Mar 1974 Liverpool v Burnley W 1-0 League Division One
09 Mar 1974 Bristol City v Liverpool W 0-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
16 Mar 1974 Liverpool v Leeds United W 1-0 League Division One
23 Mar 1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1974 Leicester City v Liverpool D 0-0 FA Cup Semi-final
03 Apr 1974 Leicester City v Liverpool W 1-3 FA Cup Semi-final replay
06 Apr 1974 Liverpool v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1974 Sheffield United v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1974 Manchester City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
13 Apr 1974 Ipswich Town v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1974 Liverpool v Manchester City W 4-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1974 Liverpool v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
24 Apr 1974 Liverpool v Arsenal L 0-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1974 West Ham United v Liverpool D 2-2 League Division One
04 May 1974 Liverpool v Newcastle United W 3-0 FA Cup Final
08 May 1974 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
10 Aug 1974 Leeds United v Liverpool D 1-1 FA Charity Shield
17 Aug 1974 Luton Town v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
20 Aug 1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
24 Aug 1974 Liverpool v Leicester City W 2-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1974 Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
31 Aug 1974 Chelsea v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
07 Sep 1974 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur W 5-2 League Division One
10 Sep 1974 Liverpool v Brentford W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
14 Sep 1974 Manchester City v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
17 Sep 1974 Liverpool v Stromsgodset IF W 11-0 UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 1st round 1st leg
21 Sep 1974 Liverpool v Stoke City W 3-0 League Division One
24 Sep 1974 Liverpool v Burnley L 0-1 League Division One
28 Sep 1974 Sheffield United v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
01 Oct 1974 Strømsgodset IF v Liverpool W 0-1
Agg: 0-12
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
05 Oct 1974 Carlisle United v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1974 Bristol City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Cup 3rd round
12 Oct 1974 Liverpool v Middlesbrough W 2-0 League Division One
16 Oct 1974 Liverpool v Bristol City W 4-0 League Cup 3rd round replay
19 Oct 1974 Queens Park Rangers v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
23 Oct 1974 Liverpool v Ferencváros D 1-1 ECW Cup 2nd round 1st leg
26 Oct 1974 Liverpool v Leeds United W 1-0 League Division One
02 Nov 1974 Ipswich Town v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1974 Ferencváros v Liverpool D 0-0
Agg: 1-1
ECW Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
09 Nov 1974 Liverpool v Arsenal L 1-3 League Division One
12 Nov 1974 Liverpool v Middlesbrough L 0-1 League Cup 4th round
23 Nov 1974 Liverpool v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1974 Coventry City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
07 Dec 1974 Liverpool v Derby County D 2-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1974 Liverpool v Manchester City W 4-1 League Division One
04 Jan 1975 Liverpool v Stoke City W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1975 Derby County v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
18 Jan 1975 Liverpool v Coventry City W 2-1 League Division One
25 Jan 1975 Ipswich Town v Liverpool L 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1975 Arsenal v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
08 Feb 1975 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 5-2 League Division One
12 Feb 1975 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 4-1 League Division One
06 Sep 1975 Liverpool v Sheffield United W 1-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1975 York City v Liverpool W 0-1 League Cup 2nd round
20 Sep 1975 Liverpool v Aston Villa W 3-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1975 Everton v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
30 Sep 1975 Liverpool v Hibernian W 3-1
Agg: 3-2
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
04 Oct 1975 Liverpool v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
07 Oct 1975 Liverpool v Burnley D 1-1 League Cup 3rd round
11 Oct 1975 Liverpool v Birmingham City W 3-1 League Division One
14 Oct 1975 Burnley v Liverpool L 1-0 League Cup 3rd round replay
18 Oct 1975 Coventry City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1975 Real Sociedad v Liverpool W 1-3 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
16 May 1977 Bristol City v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1965-66 England UEFA Under-18 2
1965-66 England Under-18 1
1973-74 England International Friendly 4


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
30 Mar 1966 England v Spain W 3-0 U18
21 May 1966 Czechoslovakia v England L 3-2 UEFA U18 Group C
25 May 1966 England v Italy D 1-1 UEFA U18 Group C
22 May 1974 England v Argentina D 2-2 International Friendly
29 May 1974 East Germany v England D 1-1 International Friendly
01 Jun 1974 Bulgaria v England W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1974 Yugoslavia v England D 2-2 International Friendly


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.