Match details

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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