Report

Aston Villa 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 26 April 1947 at 15:00 Stadium: Villa Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,429
Half-time score 1 - 2 Referee Strainge WT
Manager George Kay Opposition manager Alex Massie
   

Opposition lineup

Joe Rutherford, Vic Potts, Ron Guttridge, Bob Iverson, Frank Moss, Eddie Lowe, George Edwards, Jackie Martin, Billy Evans, Dickie Dorsett, Leslie Smith

Opposition goals

Billy Evans 5'

Notes

- Billy Watkinson makes his LFC debut
- Billy Watkinson scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.38
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 29.73
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Aston Villa 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 37 24 4 9 90 47 15 0 3 60 23 9 4 6 30 24 52
2 Manchester United 38 20 11 7 85 50 15 3 1 52 17 5 8 6 33 33 51
3 Stoke City 38 22 6 10 86 50 14 4 2 52 21 8 2 8 34 29 50
4 Blackpool 41 22 5 14 71 70 14 0 6 38 32 8 5 8 33 38 49
5 Liverpool 37 21 6 10 75 48 12 3 5 41 24 9 3 5 34 24 48
6 Preston North End 38 17 9 12 69 66 10 5 4 43 25 7 4 8 26 41 43
7 Middlesbrough 39 17 8 14 72 59 11 3 7 46 32 6 5 7 26 27 42
8 Aston Villa 39 16 9 14 61 49 7 6 5 33 20 9 3 9 28 29 41
9 Sheffield United 34 16 7 11 71 58 9 4 3 41 23 7 3 8 30 35 39
10 Sunderland 38 16 6 16 60 63 10 2 7 30 25 6 4 9 30 38 38
11 Everton 38 15 8 15 53 61 12 4 3 35 22 3 4 12 18 39 38
12 Chelsea 39 15 7 17 66 77 8 3 7 30 32 7 4 10 36 45 37
13 Portsmouth 36 14 8 14 59 51 11 2 6 40 24 3 6 8 19 27 36
14 Derby County 37 16 4 17 68 74 12 2 4 42 25 4 2 13 26 49 36
15 Arsenal 37 13 9 15 66 65 8 5 6 40 30 5 4 9 26 35 35
16 Grimsby Town 39 11 12 16 52 79 7 6 5 28 32 4 6 11 24 47 34
17 Bolton Wanderers 41 12 8 21 56 69 7 5 8 29 28 5 3 13 27 41 32
18 Blackburn Rovers 38 12 7 19 37 48 5 5 10 22 27 7 2 9 15 21 31
19 Charlton Athletic 36 10 9 17 51 64 6 6 8 33 29 4 3 9 18 35 29
20 Huddersfield Town 38 11 7 20 49 76 9 4 5 30 22 2 3 15 19 54 29
21 Brentford 37 9 6 22 43 80 5 4 9 18 30 4 2 13 25 50 24
22 Leeds United 37 6 6 25 42 78 6 5 8 29 27 0 1 17 13 51 18

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