Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 3 May 1947 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,800
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Duerden R
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Crompton, Johnny Carey, John Aston, Jack Warner, Allenby Chilton, Bill McGlen, Jimmy Delaney, Johnny Hanlon, Ronnie Burke, Stan Pearson, Jack Rowley

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.66
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.57
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Manchester United league position after match: 3
- 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 38 24 5 9 91 48 15 0 3 60 23 9 5 6 31 25 53
2 Stoke City 39 23 6 10 88 51 14 4 2 52 21 9 2 8 36 30 52
3 Manchester United 39 20 11 8 85 51 15 3 1 52 17 5 8 7 33 34 51
4 Liverpool 38 22 6 10 76 48 13 3 5 42 24 9 3 5 34 24 50
5 Blackpool 41 22 5 14 71 70 14 0 6 38 32 8 5 8 33 38 49
6 Preston North End 38 17 9 12 69 66 10 5 4 43 25 7 4 8 26 41 43
7 Middlesbrough 40 17 8 15 72 63 11 3 7 46 32 6 5 8 26 31 42
8 Sheffield United 35 17 7 11 75 59 9 4 3 41 23 8 3 8 34 36 41
9 Aston Villa 39 16 9 14 61 49 7 6 5 33 20 9 3 9 28 29 41
10 Sunderland 39 16 7 16 61 64 10 3 7 31 26 6 4 9 30 38 39
11 Derby County 38 17 4 17 69 74 13 2 4 43 25 4 2 13 26 49 38
12 Everton 38 15 8 15 53 61 12 4 3 35 22 3 4 12 18 39 38
13 Portsmouth 37 14 9 14 60 52 11 3 6 41 25 3 6 8 19 27 37
14 Chelsea 40 15 7 18 67 81 8 3 8 31 36 7 4 10 36 45 37
15 Grimsby Town 40 12 12 16 56 79 8 6 5 32 32 4 6 11 24 47 36
16 Arsenal 37 13 9 15 66 65 8 5 6 40 30 5 4 9 26 35 35
17 Blackburn Rovers 39 13 7 19 40 48 5 5 10 22 27 8 2 9 18 21 33
18 Bolton Wanderers 41 12 8 21 56 69 7 5 8 29 28 5 3 13 27 41 32
19 Charlton Athletic 37 10 10 17 52 65 6 6 8 33 29 4 4 9 19 36 30
20 Huddersfield Town 39 11 7 21 49 77 9 4 5 30 22 2 3 16 19 55 29
21 Brentford 38 9 6 23 43 83 5 4 10 18 33 4 2 13 25 50 24
22 Leeds United 38 6 6 26 43 80 6 5 9 30 29 0 1 17 13 51 18
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