Report

Liverpool 1 - 2 Sheffield United

Game date: Saturday 28 December 1946 at 14:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 50,961
Half-time score 1 - 1 Referee Wright HT
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Edward Davison
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Smith, Fred Furniss, Albert Cox, Ernest Jackson, Harry Latham, Alex Forbes, Walter Rickett, Harold Brook, Albert Nightingale, Jimmy Hagan, Colin Collindridge

Opposition goals

Alex Forbes 36' pen
Albert Nightingale 49'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.14
- Average age of the Sheffield United starting lineup: 27.63
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Sheffield United league position after match: 8
- 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 24 16 3 5 57 27 9 0 3 35 15 7 3 2 22 12 35
2 Liverpool 23 13 4 6 53 33 7 2 3 26 16 6 2 3 27 17 30
3 Blackpool 24 14 2 8 42 41 10 0 2 25 18 4 2 6 17 23 30
4 Middlesbrough 22 12 5 5 48 30 7 2 2 28 17 5 3 3 20 13 29
5 Preston North End 22 12 5 5 46 34 7 2 3 26 17 5 3 2 20 17 29
6 Manchester United 22 10 7 5 47 30 8 2 1 29 12 2 5 4 18 18 27
7 Stoke City 23 12 3 8 47 34 7 3 2 25 16 5 0 6 22 18 27
8 Sheffield United 21 11 5 5 45 37 5 4 1 26 16 6 1 4 19 21 27
9 Aston Villa 23 10 5 8 35 27 4 4 4 20 14 6 1 4 15 13 25
10 Derby County 22 10 2 10 48 46 6 2 3 27 16 4 0 7 21 30 22
11 Grimsby Town 22 7 8 7 28 36 4 4 3 14 18 3 4 4 14 18 22
12 Sunderland 23 9 3 11 35 41 5 0 6 17 17 4 3 5 18 24 21
13 Chelsea 23 7 6 10 41 47 4 2 5 20 24 3 4 5 21 23 20
14 Bolton Wanderers 23 6 7 10 33 37 4 5 3 20 14 2 2 7 13 23 19
15 Blackburn Rovers 22 7 5 10 22 24 3 3 5 13 12 4 2 5 9 12 19
16 Arsenal 23 7 5 11 33 44 4 4 3 18 17 3 1 8 15 27 19
17 Charlton Athletic 23 7 4 12 36 44 5 1 6 22 17 2 3 6 14 27 18
18 Everton 22 6 5 11 29 43 5 2 3 19 17 1 3 8 10 26 17
19 Brentford 22 6 4 12 29 51 4 2 5 13 21 2 2 7 16 30 16
20 Portsmouth 21 6 3 12 34 39 5 1 4 22 16 1 2 8 12 23 15
21 Huddersfield Town 23 6 3 14 29 54 6 1 4 19 15 0 2 10 10 39 15
22 Leeds United 23 5 4 14 32 50 5 3 4 23 17 0 1 10 9 33 14

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