Report

Middlesbrough 2 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 7 February 1953 at 15:00 Stadium: Ayresome Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 30,000
Half-time score 0 - 2
Manager Don Welsh Opposition manager Walter Rowley
   

Opposition lineup

John Hodgson, Ray Bilcliff, Dicky Robinson, Harry Bell, Billy Whitaker, Jimmy Gordon, Joe Rayment, Lindy Delapenha, Johnny Spuhler, Wilf Mannion, Arthur Fitzsimmons

Opposition goals

Lindy Delapenha
Lindy Delapenha

Notes

- Alan A' Court makes his LFC debut
- Hugh Gerhardi makes his LFC debut
- Sammy Smyth scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.5
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 28.26
- Liverpool league position after match: 14
- Middlesbrough league position after match: 17
- 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 West Bromwich Albion 28 16 3 9 46 41 9 1 4 21 12 7 2 5 25 29 35
2 Burnley 27 12 10 5 43 29 7 5 2 22 12 5 5 3 21 17 34
3 Wolves 29 13 8 8 56 48 8 4 3 35 23 5 4 5 21 25 34
4 Arsenal 25 13 7 5 58 38 9 1 2 34 17 4 6 3 24 21 33
5 Preston North End 26 13 7 6 54 38 10 2 2 33 19 3 5 4 21 19 33
6 Sunderland 28 13 7 8 49 46 9 4 1 27 16 4 3 7 22 30 33
7 Manchester United 28 13 6 9 44 41 7 4 3 18 14 6 2 6 26 27 32
8 Blackpool 28 12 7 9 54 49 8 4 2 32 16 4 3 7 22 33 31
9 Charlton Athletic 26 11 8 7 53 45 7 5 0 30 14 4 3 7 23 31 30
10 Tottenham Hotspur 28 11 7 10 49 38 8 3 3 36 22 3 4 7 13 16 29
11 Sheffield Wednesday 29 9 8 12 45 50 5 3 6 25 26 4 5 6 20 24 26
12 Newcastle United 28 10 6 12 43 49 8 3 3 26 22 2 3 9 17 27 26
13 Portsmouth 28 9 7 12 47 49 6 4 4 23 21 3 3 8 24 28 25
14 Liverpool 27 9 6 12 43 52 6 4 4 25 24 3 2 8 18 28 24
15 Bolton Wanderers 26 9 6 11 40 47 6 3 4 26 24 3 3 7 14 23 24
16 Aston Villa 26 7 9 10 33 39 4 5 4 16 17 3 4 6 17 22 23
17 Middlesbrough 28 8 7 13 42 57 7 4 4 30 24 1 3 9 12 33 23
18 Derby County 28 8 6 14 37 44 7 4 3 29 18 1 2 11 8 26 22
19 Stoke City 28 8 6 14 38 50 6 3 5 24 21 2 3 9 14 29 22
20 Cardiff City 25 6 9 10 27 30 3 6 3 15 10 3 3 7 12 20 21
21 Chelsea 27 7 7 13 36 45 7 2 4 25 16 0 5 9 11 29 21
22 Manchester City 27 7 5 15 44 56 6 2 5 24 17 1 3 10 20 39 19

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