Match details

Liverpool 5 - 0 Grimsby Town

Game date: Wednesday 12 February 1947 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 20,648
Half - time score: 4 - 0 Referee: Duerden R
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Charles Spencer
   

Opposition lineup

George Tweedy, Frank Mouncer, Fred Fisher, Alec Hall, Dick Taylor, Tommy Blenkinsopp, Jim Johnson, Harry Clifton, Ken Reeve, Fred Keeble, Billy Pearson

Notes

- Stan Palk makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.5
- Average age of the Grimsby Town starting lineup: 28.71
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Grimsby Town league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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 26 17 3 6 61 32 10 0 3 38 16 7 3 3 23 16 37
2 Liverpool 28 15 4 9 61 41 8 2 4 31 19 7 2 5 30 22 34
3 Preston North End 27 14 6 7 51 41 8 2 4 29 18 6 4 3 22 23 34
4 Blackpool 29 15 4 10 47 52 11 0 3 27 24 4 4 7 20 28 34
5 Middlesbrough 27 14 5 8 57 41 8 2 4 35 25 6 3 4 22 16 33
6 Manchester United 26 12 8 6 58 40 9 3 1 34 14 3 5 5 24 26 32
7 Stoke City 27 14 4 9 56 39 9 3 2 33 17 5 1 7 23 22 32
8 Aston Villa 28 13 6 9 42 30 5 5 4 23 15 8 1 5 19 15 32
9 Sheffield United 24 13 5 6 56 43 6 4 1 32 18 7 1 5 24 25 31
10 Sunderland 27 11 4 12 43 46 5 1 7 18 21 6 3 5 25 25 26
11 Grimsby Town 28 8 10 10 32 50 5 5 3 18 21 3 5 7 14 29 26
12 Chelsea 27 9 7 11 48 52 5 3 5 23 25 4 4 6 25 27 25
13 Everton 27 10 5 12 35 45 9 2 3 24 17 1 3 9 11 28 25
14 Derby County 25 11 2 12 52 50 7 2 3 30 16 4 0 9 22 34 24
15 Bolton Wanderers 28 8 8 12 41 43 5 5 4 23 16 3 3 8 18 27 24
16 Arsenal 27 9 6 12 44 50 5 5 4 25 22 4 1 8 19 28 24
17 Portsmouth 25 9 4 12 40 41 7 1 4 26 17 2 3 8 14 24 22
18 Blackburn Rovers 26 7 6 13 25 32 3 4 7 16 19 4 2 6 9 13 20
19 Brentford 26 8 4 14 36 57 5 2 6 17 24 3 2 8 19 33 20
20 Charlton Athletic 26 7 5 14 39 51 5 2 7 24 20 2 3 7 15 31 19
21 Huddersfield Town 27 7 4 16 35 59 7 1 5 23 17 0 3 11 12 42 18
22 Leeds United 27 6 4 17 37 61 6 3 5 26 20 0 1 12 11 41 16
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