Report

Liverpool 2 - 1 Blackburn Rovers

Game date: Saturday 8 March 1947 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 49,378
Half-time score 1 - 0 Referee Plinston E
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Edward Hapgood
   

Opposition lineup

George Marks, Les Cook, George Higgins, Arnold Whiteside, Bob Pryde, Jock Wightman, Jackie Oakes, Jack Smith, Jock Weir, Frank McGorrighan, Billy Guest

Opposition goals

Jackie Oakes 76'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.15
- Average age of the Blackburn Rovers starting lineup: 29.14
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Blackburn Rovers league position after match: 17
- 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 29 19 4 6 66 33 11 0 3 41 16 8 4 3 25 17 42
2 Liverpool 30 17 4 9 64 42 10 2 4 34 20 7 2 5 30 22 38
3 Middlesbrough 30 16 6 8 62 43 10 3 4 40 27 6 3 4 22 16 38
4 Blackpool 33 17 4 12 55 57 12 0 4 31 25 5 4 8 24 32 38
5 Manchester United 29 14 9 6 64 42 11 3 1 39 15 3 6 5 25 27 37
6 Stoke City 30 16 4 10 65 44 11 3 2 42 19 5 1 8 23 25 36
7 Preston North End 29 15 6 8 56 47 9 2 4 34 20 6 4 4 22 27 36
8 Aston Villa 31 13 7 11 46 36 5 5 4 23 15 8 2 7 23 21 33
9 Sheffield United 25 13 5 7 56 44 6 4 2 32 19 7 1 5 24 25 31
10 Everton 30 12 6 12 43 49 10 2 3 28 19 2 4 9 15 30 30
11 Derby County 28 12 3 13 55 53 8 2 3 32 17 4 1 10 23 36 27
12 Sunderland 29 11 5 13 46 51 5 2 7 19 22 6 3 6 27 29 27
13 Chelsea 30 10 7 13 52 63 5 3 6 24 29 5 4 7 28 34 27
14 Grimsby Town 30 8 11 11 35 56 5 6 3 20 23 3 5 8 15 33 27
15 Portsmouth 27 11 4 12 47 44 9 1 4 33 20 2 3 8 14 24 26
16 Bolton Wanderers 32 9 8 15 43 49 5 5 6 23 19 4 3 9 20 30 26
17 Blackburn Rovers 30 9 7 14 29 35 4 5 7 18 20 5 2 7 11 15 25
18 Arsenal 29 9 6 14 46 55 5 5 5 26 24 4 1 9 20 31 24
19 Charlton Athletic 29 8 6 15 41 55 5 3 8 25 24 3 3 7 16 31 22
20 Huddersfield Town 29 8 4 17 38 60 7 1 5 23 17 1 3 12 15 43 20
21 Brentford 28 8 4 16 39 64 5 2 6 17 24 3 2 10 22 40 20
22 Leeds United 29 6 4 19 37 63 6 3 6 26 21 0 1 13 11 42 16

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