Report

Stoke City 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 25 December 1946 at 14:20 Stadium: Victoria Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 30,473
Half-time score 1 - 0 Referee Fletcher CW
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Robert McGory
   

Opposition lineup

Arthur Jepson, Billy Mould, John McCue, Frank Mountford, Neil Franklin, Jack Kirton, Stanley Matthews, Syd Peppit, Freddie Steele, Frank Baker, Alec Ormston

Opposition goals

Freddie Steele 23'
Freddie Steele 57'

Notes

- John Easdale makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.14
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 28.03
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Stoke City league position after match: 4
- 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 Wolves 22 15 2 5 54 25 8 0 3 33 14 7 2 2 21 11 32
2 Liverpool 21 12 4 5 50 31 6 2 2 23 14 6 2 3 27 17 28
3 Middlesbrough 20 11 5 4 44 28 6 2 1 24 15 5 3 3 20 13 27
4 Stoke City 21 12 3 6 47 31 7 3 2 25 16 5 0 4 22 15 27
5 Preston North End 20 11 4 5 42 33 7 1 3 25 16 4 3 2 17 17 26
6 Blackpool 22 12 2 8 39 40 8 0 2 22 17 4 2 6 17 23 26
7 Sheffield United 19 10 5 4 42 34 5 4 1 26 16 5 1 3 16 18 25
8 Manchester United 20 9 6 5 46 30 7 2 1 28 12 2 4 4 18 18 24
9 Aston Villa 21 9 5 7 33 25 4 4 4 20 14 5 1 3 13 11 23
10 Sunderland 21 9 3 9 33 34 5 0 6 17 17 4 3 3 16 17 21
11 Grimsby Town 20 7 6 7 28 36 4 3 3 14 18 3 3 4 14 18 20
12 Blackburn Rovers 20 7 5 8 22 22 3 3 4 13 11 4 2 4 9 11 19
13 Chelsea 21 7 4 10 39 45 4 2 5 20 24 3 2 5 19 21 18
14 Derby County 20 8 2 10 38 44 4 2 3 17 14 4 0 7 21 30 18
15 Bolton Wanderers 21 6 6 9 32 35 4 4 3 19 13 2 2 6 13 22 18
16 Everton 20 6 4 10 27 37 5 2 3 19 17 1 2 7 8 20 16
17 Arsenal 21 6 4 11 30 43 4 3 3 17 16 2 1 8 13 27 16
18 Charlton Athletic 21 6 3 12 35 44 4 0 6 21 17 2 3 6 14 27 15
19 Leeds United 21 5 4 12 32 44 5 3 3 23 14 0 1 9 9 30 14
20 Portsmouth 19 5 3 11 33 37 5 1 3 22 14 0 2 8 11 23 13
21 Brentford 20 5 3 12 26 49 3 1 5 10 19 2 2 7 16 30 13
22 Huddersfield Town 21 5 3 13 27 52 5 1 4 18 15 0 2 9 9 37 13

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