Report

Liverpool 2 - 0 Sunderland

Game date: Saturday 14 March 1953 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,409
Half-time score 2 - 0
Manager Don Welsh Opposition manager William Murray
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Threadgold, Jack Stelling, Arthur Hudgell, George Aitken, Billy Walsh, Arthur Wright, Tommy Wright, Harry Kirtley, Trevor Ford, Len Shackleton, Tommy Reynolds

Notes

- Alan A' Court scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.87
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 28.97
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Sunderland league position after match: 8
- 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 Burnley 32 16 10 6 53 34 9 5 3 27 16 7 5 3 26 18 42
2 Wolves 34 15 11 8 65 52 9 5 3 39 25 6 6 5 26 27 41
3 Preston North End 31 16 8 7 67 48 13 2 2 40 20 3 6 5 27 28 40
4 West Bromwich Albion 33 18 4 11 53 48 11 2 4 28 14 7 2 7 25 34 40
5 Arsenal 30 15 8 7 72 47 10 1 3 40 20 5 7 4 32 27 38
6 Charlton Athletic 31 14 9 8 58 48 8 6 0 32 14 6 3 8 26 34 37
7 Blackpool 33 15 7 11 60 55 10 4 2 37 18 5 3 9 23 37 37
8 Sunderland 33 13 10 10 55 57 9 6 1 30 19 4 4 9 25 38 36
9 Manchester United 33 14 7 12 53 53 8 4 4 23 19 6 3 8 30 34 35
10 Tottenham Hotspur 33 12 8 13 62 52 9 4 4 47 31 3 4 9 15 21 32
11 Bolton Wanderers 32 12 8 12 48 52 8 4 4 32 27 4 4 8 16 25 32
12 Liverpool 32 12 7 13 50 57 8 5 4 30 24 4 2 9 20 33 31
13 Cardiff City 31 10 10 11 37 31 6 6 4 24 11 4 4 7 13 20 30
14 Sheffield Wednesday 34 11 8 15 50 57 7 3 7 29 30 4 5 8 21 27 30
15 Newcastle United 33 10 9 14 48 56 8 5 4 30 27 2 4 10 18 29 29
16 Aston Villa 31 9 10 12 44 44 6 5 4 26 17 3 5 8 18 27 28
17 Portsmouth 33 10 8 15 54 64 7 5 4 29 24 3 3 11 25 40 28
18 Middlesbrough 33 9 9 15 48 67 8 5 4 32 25 1 4 11 16 42 27
19 Stoke City 33 9 8 16 43 55 7 4 6 28 24 2 4 10 15 31 26
20 Manchester City 32 10 5 17 52 66 9 2 5 32 20 1 3 12 20 46 25
21 Chelsea 32 8 8 16 42 54 7 2 6 25 19 1 6 10 17 35 24
22 Derby County 33 9 6 18 44 61 8 4 4 32 22 1 2 14 12 39 24

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