Report

Manchester United 3 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Monday 20 April 1953 at 18:30 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 20,869
Half-time score 2 - 0
Manager Don Welsh Opposition manager Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Crompton, John Aston, Roger Byrne, Johnny Carey, Allenby Chilton, Jeff Whitefoot, Johnny Berry, Stan Pearson, Jack Rowley, Tommy Taylor, Johnny Downie

Opposition goals

Johnny Berry
Stan Pearson
Jack Rowley

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.3
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 29.03
- Liverpool league position after match: 18
- Manchester United league position after match: 6
- 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 Arsenal 39 20 11 8 94 60 14 3 3 57 28 6 8 5 37 32 51
2 Wolves 41 19 13 9 84 60 13 5 3 54 27 6 8 6 30 33 51
3 Preston North End 39 18 12 9 80 60 14 3 3 44 25 4 9 6 36 35 48
4 Blackpool 41 19 9 13 71 65 13 5 3 45 22 6 4 10 26 43 47
5 Charlton Athletic 39 18 10 11 74 59 11 7 1 44 20 7 3 10 30 39 46
6 Manchester United 41 18 10 13 69 67 11 5 5 35 30 7 5 8 34 37 46
7 West Bromwich Albion 40 19 8 13 63 60 12 3 5 33 19 7 5 8 30 41 46
8 Burnley 39 17 11 11 63 49 10 6 4 34 20 7 5 7 29 29 45
9 Sunderland 40 14 13 13 64 76 10 9 1 38 25 4 4 12 26 51 41
10 Tottenham Hotspur 40 14 11 15 73 64 10 6 4 52 35 4 5 11 21 29 39
11 Cardiff City 38 14 11 13 51 38 7 7 5 31 15 7 4 8 20 23 39
12 Portsmouth 40 14 10 16 73 77 10 6 4 43 30 4 4 12 30 47 38
13 Aston Villa 39 12 13 14 59 59 8 7 4 34 22 4 6 10 25 37 37
14 Bolton Wanderers 40 14 9 17 58 66 9 4 7 39 34 5 5 10 19 32 37
15 Middlesbrough 40 12 11 17 61 76 11 5 4 41 27 1 6 13 20 49 35
16 Newcastle United 40 13 9 18 56 67 9 5 6 32 30 4 4 12 24 37 35
17 Stoke City 41 12 10 19 52 64 10 4 6 34 24 2 6 13 18 40 34
18 Liverpool 41 13 8 20 59 82 9 6 5 34 28 4 2 15 25 54 34
19 Manchester City 39 13 7 19 66 82 11 2 6 40 26 2 5 13 26 56 33
20 Sheffield Wednesday 41 11 11 19 58 72 7 6 7 31 32 4 5 12 27 40 33
21 Chelsea 40 11 11 18 53 63 9 4 7 32 23 2 7 11 21 40 33
22 Derby County 40 10 10 20 57 72 9 6 5 41 28 1 4 15 16 44 30

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