Report

Stoke City 3 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 3 January 1953 at 14:15 Stadium: Victoria Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 25,000
Half-time score 2 - 1
Manager Don Welsh Opposition manager Frank Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Dennis Herod, Brian Doyle, John McCue, Frank Mountford, Kenny Thomson, Johnny Sellars, Jack Malkin, Frank Bowyer, Don Whiston, Bill Finney, Harry Oscroft

Opposition goals

Don Whiston
Harry Oscroft
Harry Oscroft

Notes

- Sammy Smyth makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.5
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 26.56
- Liverpool league position after match: 14
- Stoke City league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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 Sunderland 25 13 6 6 45 39 9 3 1 26 15 4 3 5 19 24 32
2 West Bromwich Albion 25 14 3 8 41 34 7 1 4 17 10 7 2 4 24 24 31
3 Burnley 24 11 8 5 39 27 7 4 2 22 12 4 4 3 17 15 30
4 Wolves 25 11 8 6 47 39 6 4 3 29 21 5 4 3 18 18 30
5 Preston North End 23 11 7 5 49 35 9 2 2 31 18 2 5 3 18 17 29
6 Arsenal 22 11 6 5 47 33 7 1 2 25 14 4 5 3 22 19 28
7 Manchester United 25 11 6 8 39 38 5 4 3 14 13 6 2 5 25 25 28
8 Blackpool 25 11 5 9 50 47 7 3 2 29 15 4 2 7 21 32 27
9 Tottenham Hotspur 25 10 6 9 47 33 7 3 3 34 21 3 3 6 13 12 26
10 Charlton Athletic 23 10 6 7 47 42 6 4 0 25 12 4 2 7 22 30 26
11 Sheffield Wednesday 25 9 8 8 41 38 5 3 5 23 22 4 5 3 18 16 26
12 Newcastle United 25 10 5 10 41 45 8 2 2 25 20 2 3 8 16 25 25
13 Bolton Wanderers 23 8 6 9 37 42 5 3 4 24 23 3 3 5 13 19 22
14 Liverpool 24 8 6 10 39 46 6 4 3 25 23 2 2 7 14 23 22
15 Middlesbrough 25 8 6 11 39 49 7 3 3 28 21 1 3 8 11 28 22
16 Portsmouth 25 7 7 11 41 46 4 4 4 17 19 3 3 7 24 27 21
17 Aston Villa 23 7 7 9 30 34 4 4 4 15 16 3 3 5 15 18 21
18 Cardiff City 22 6 7 9 27 28 3 5 2 15 8 3 2 7 12 20 19
19 Derby County 25 7 5 13 32 39 6 3 3 25 16 1 2 10 7 23 19
20 Stoke City 25 6 5 14 31 48 5 3 5 19 20 1 2 9 12 28 17
21 Chelsea 24 5 6 13 31 42 5 2 4 21 14 0 4 9 10 28 16
22 Manchester City 24 5 5 14 37 53 5 2 5 19 16 0 3 9 18 37 15

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