Report

Liverpool 1 - 5 Wolves

Game date: Saturday 7 December 1946 at 14:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 52,512
Half-time score 0 - 4 Referee Briggs J
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Ted Vizard
   

Opposition lineup

Bart Williams, Gus McLean, Billy Crook, Tom Galley, Stan Cullis, Billy Wright, Jim Hancocks, Jesse Pye, Dennis Westcott, Billy Forbes, Jimmy Mullen

Opposition goals

Dennis Westcott 15'
Dennis Westcott 34'
Dennis Westcott 40'
Dennis Westcott 41'
Jimmy Mullen 60'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.55
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 26.03
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Wolves league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Dennis Westcott scored four of Wolves' goals. His league feat was not repeated until 63 years later by Andrei Arshavin.

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 19 12 2 5 46 24 7 0 3 28 14 5 2 2 18 10 26
2 Liverpool 18 10 4 4 41 27 5 2 2 19 13 5 2 2 22 14 24
3 Manchester United 18 9 5 4 43 26 7 2 1 28 12 2 3 3 15 14 23
4 Blackpool 19 11 1 7 37 34 8 0 1 22 12 3 1 6 15 22 23
5 Stoke City 18 10 2 6 41 29 6 2 2 23 15 4 0 4 18 14 22
6 Middlesbrough 17 9 4 4 34 25 5 2 1 22 15 4 2 3 12 10 22
7 Preston North End 17 9 3 5 34 27 6 1 3 23 15 3 2 2 11 12 21
8 Aston Villa 18 8 4 6 28 18 3 3 4 16 11 5 1 2 12 7 20
9 Sheffield United 16 8 4 4 31 29 4 3 1 18 13 4 1 3 13 16 20
10 Sunderland 18 8 3 7 31 29 5 0 4 16 12 3 3 3 15 17 19
11 Bolton Wanderers 18 6 5 7 30 27 4 3 2 17 10 2 2 5 13 17 17
12 Grimsby Town 17 6 5 6 24 31 3 2 3 11 17 3 3 3 13 14 17
13 Chelsea 18 6 4 8 33 40 4 2 3 18 20 2 2 5 15 20 16
14 Charlton Athletic 18 6 3 9 34 39 4 0 5 21 16 2 3 4 13 23 15
15 Blackburn Rovers 17 6 3 8 19 20 2 2 4 10 9 4 1 4 9 11 15
16 Derby County 17 6 2 9 31 38 3 2 3 13 13 3 0 6 18 25 14
17 Everton 17 5 4 8 20 31 4 2 2 13 13 1 2 6 7 18 14
18 Leeds United 18 5 3 10 27 37 5 2 2 19 9 0 1 8 8 28 13
19 Brentford 17 5 3 9 24 37 3 1 4 9 15 2 2 5 15 22 13
20 Portsmouth 17 5 2 10 28 31 5 0 3 18 10 0 2 7 10 21 12
21 Arsenal 18 4 3 11 27 42 2 3 3 14 15 2 0 8 13 27 11
22 Huddersfield Town 18 5 1 12 22 44 5 1 3 17 11 0 0 9 5 33 11

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