Report

Sheffield United 0 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 31 August 1946 at 15:00 Stadium: Bramall Lane
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 28,296
Half-time score 0 - 0 Referee Wright HT
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Edward Davison
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Smith, Fred Furniss, Eddie Shimwell, Stan Machent, Harry Latham, Alex Forbes, Walter Rickett, Albert Nightingale, Colin Collindridge, Harold Brook, George Jones

Notes

- Len Carney makes his LFC debut
- Bill Jones makes his LFC debut
- Cyril Sidlow makes his LFC debut
- Len Carney scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.99
- Average age of the Sheffield United starting lineup: 26.36
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Sheffield United league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Wolves 1 1 0 0 6 1 1 0 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
2 Blackpool 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 2
3 Portsmouth 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
4 Manchester United 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
5 Preston North End 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Sunderland 1 1 0 0 3 2 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 Chelsea 1 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
8 Brentford 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 2
9 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
10 Middlesbrough 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
11 Charlton Athletic 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
12 Stoke City 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
13 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 0
14 Derby County 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0
15 Leeds United 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 3 0
16 Grimsby Town 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
17 Blackburn Rovers 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
18 Huddersfield Town 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Arsenal 1 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 6 0
20 Aston Villa 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Everton 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sheffield United 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0

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