Report

Arsenal 5 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 4 April 1953 at 15:00 Stadium: Highbury
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,564
Half-time score 2 - 0
Manager Don Welsh Opposition manager Thomas Whittaker
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Kelsey, Joe Wade, Lionel Smith, Arthur Shaw, Ray Daniel, Alex Forbes, Arthur Milton, Jimmy Logie, Peter Goring, Doug Lishman, Don Roper

Opposition goals

Peter Goring
Doug Lishman
Don Roper
Don Roper
Laurie Hughes scored an own goal on 65'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.46
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 28.53
- Liverpool league position after match: 16
- Arsenal league position after match: 4
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report

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 Wolves 38 17 12 9 74 57 11 5 3 45 25 6 7 6 29 32 46
2 Preston North End 36 17 11 8 76 56 13 2 3 41 23 4 9 5 35 33 45
3 Charlton Athletic 36 17 10 9 70 54 10 7 1 42 19 7 3 8 28 35 44
4 Arsenal 35 16 11 8 81 56 11 3 3 48 26 5 8 5 33 30 43
5 Burnley 36 16 11 9 56 41 9 6 4 29 19 7 5 5 27 22 43
6 Blackpool 37 18 7 12 65 57 12 4 3 41 20 6 3 9 24 37 43
7 West Bromwich Albion 36 18 6 12 57 54 11 3 4 30 16 7 3 8 27 38 42
8 Manchester United 37 15 9 13 59 61 9 4 5 27 25 6 5 8 32 36 39
9 Sunderland 37 13 12 12 60 70 9 8 1 35 24 4 4 11 25 46 38
10 Tottenham Hotspur 37 14 9 14 71 60 10 5 4 51 34 4 4 10 20 26 37
11 Bolton Wanderers 36 14 8 14 56 58 9 4 6 39 33 5 4 8 17 25 36
12 Cardiff City 35 12 11 12 46 37 6 7 4 27 14 6 4 8 19 23 35
13 Newcastle United 37 13 9 15 53 58 9 5 5 31 28 4 4 10 22 30 35
14 Portsmouth 37 12 10 15 66 72 9 6 4 38 29 3 4 11 28 43 34
15 Aston Villa 35 11 11 13 51 51 7 6 4 29 18 4 5 9 22 33 33
16 Liverpool 37 13 7 17 56 71 9 5 5 33 27 4 2 12 23 44 33
17 Manchester City 36 13 6 17 63 72 11 2 5 38 22 2 4 12 25 50 32
18 Sheffield Wednesday 38 11 9 18 53 66 7 4 7 29 30 4 5 11 24 36 31
19 Chelsea 37 10 10 17 51 60 9 3 7 31 22 1 7 10 20 38 30
20 Middlesbrough 37 10 10 17 53 73 9 5 4 34 25 1 5 13 19 48 30
21 Stoke City 37 10 9 18 47 60 8 4 6 31 24 2 5 12 16 36 29
22 Derby County 37 9 8 20 50 70 8 5 5 35 27 1 3 15 15 43 26

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