Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Huddersfield Town

Game date: Saturday 1 September 1951 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 39,818
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Clem Stephenson
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Mills, Charlie Gallogly, George Howe, Bill McGarry, Laurie Kelly, John Battye, John McKenna, Albert Nightingale, Jeff Taylor, Harold Hassall, Vic Metcalfe

Opposition goals

Vic Metcalfe

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 29.03
- Average age of the Huddersfield Town starting lineup: 25.89
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Huddersfield Town league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo preview (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
Liddell a leader!

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 Bolton Wanderers 5 4 1 0 9 3 2 1 0 6 2 2 0 0 3 1 9
2 Arsenal 5 3 1 1 11 6 2 1 0 7 3 1 0 1 4 3 7
3 Blackpool 5 3 1 1 10 6 1 1 1 4 4 2 0 0 6 2 7
4 Manchester United 5 3 1 1 13 8 2 0 0 6 3 1 1 1 7 5 7
5 Portsmouth 5 3 1 1 5 3 2 0 1 3 3 1 1 0 2 0 7
6 Liverpool 5 3 1 1 8 5 2 0 1 5 4 1 1 0 3 1 7
7 Middlesbrough 5 3 0 2 11 9 2 0 1 8 5 1 0 1 3 4 6
8 Tottenham Hotspur 5 3 0 2 9 11 2 0 0 4 1 1 0 2 5 10 6
9 Newcastle United 5 2 1 2 14 5 2 0 1 13 3 0 1 1 1 2 5
10 Wolves 5 2 1 2 8 7 1 0 1 3 3 1 1 1 5 4 5
11 Preston North End 5 2 1 2 9 8 1 0 1 3 1 1 1 1 6 7 5
12 Aston Villa 4 2 1 1 10 9 2 0 0 6 2 0 1 1 4 7 5
13 Charlton Athletic 5 2 1 2 8 9 2 0 0 5 2 0 1 2 3 7 5
14 West Bromwich Albion 5 1 3 1 7 8 1 2 0 5 4 0 1 1 2 4 5
15 Sunderland 4 2 0 2 8 8 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 2 5 8 4
16 Derby County 5 2 0 3 11 14 1 0 2 8 9 1 0 1 3 5 4
17 Manchester City 5 1 2 2 6 10 1 2 0 5 2 0 0 2 1 8 4
18 Huddersfield Town 5 1 1 3 9 11 1 0 1 6 4 0 1 2 3 7 3
19 Burnley 5 1 1 3 2 9 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 3 1 9 3
20 Chelsea 5 1 0 4 5 10 0 0 2 2 6 1 0 2 3 4 2
21 Fulham 5 0 1 4 6 10 0 1 2 6 8 0 0 2 0 2 1
22 Stoke City 5 0 1 4 4 14 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 3 2 11 1
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