Report

Arsenal 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 24 May 1947 at 15:30 Stadium: Highbury
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,265
Half-time score 0 - 0 Referee Tedds G
Manager George Kay Opposition manager George Allison
   

Opposition lineup

George Swindin, George Male, Walley Barnes, Paddy Sloan, Alf Fields, Joe Mercer, Ian McPherson, Jimmy Logie, Reg Lewis, Ronnie Rooke, Alf Calverley

Opposition goals

Ian McPherson 61'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.03
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 30.16
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Arsenal league position after match: 16
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Liverpool 41 24 7 10 82 51 13 3 5 42 24 11 4 5 40 27 55
2 Wolves 40 24 6 10 96 54 15 1 4 65 29 9 5 6 31 25 54
3 Manchester United 41 21 12 8 89 52 16 3 1 55 17 5 9 7 34 35 54
4 Stoke City 40 23 7 10 88 51 14 5 2 52 21 9 2 8 36 30 53
5 Blackpool 42 22 6 14 71 70 14 1 6 38 32 8 5 8 33 38 50
6 Preston North End 41 18 10 13 75 73 10 6 4 44 26 8 4 9 31 47 46
7 Sheffield United 38 19 7 12 82 64 10 4 4 46 27 9 3 8 36 37 45
8 Aston Villa 41 18 9 14 67 52 9 6 5 39 23 9 3 9 28 29 45
9 Sunderland 42 18 8 16 65 66 11 3 7 33 27 7 5 9 32 39 44
10 Middlesbrough 42 17 8 17 73 68 11 3 7 46 32 6 5 10 27 36 42
11 Everton 40 16 9 15 57 64 12 5 3 36 23 4 4 12 21 41 41
12 Portsmouth 40 15 9 16 62 58 11 3 6 41 25 4 6 10 21 33 39
13 Chelsea 41 16 7 18 69 81 9 3 8 33 36 7 4 10 36 45 39
14 Derby County 40 17 4 19 70 77 13 2 6 44 28 4 2 13 26 49 38
15 Grimsby Town 42 13 12 17 61 82 9 6 6 37 35 4 6 11 24 47 38
16 Arsenal 39 14 9 16 68 67 8 5 7 41 32 6 4 9 27 35 37
17 Bolton Wanderers 42 13 8 21 57 69 8 5 8 30 28 5 3 13 27 41 34
18 Blackburn Rovers 41 13 8 20 44 53 5 5 10 22 27 8 3 10 22 26 34
19 Huddersfield Town 41 13 7 21 53 78 11 4 5 34 23 2 3 16 19 55 33
20 Charlton Athletic 40 10 12 18 54 69 6 6 9 34 32 4 6 9 20 37 32
21 Brentford 41 9 7 25 45 87 5 5 10 19 34 4 2 15 26 53 25
22 Leeds United 41 6 6 29 44 86 6 5 10 30 30 0 1 19 14 56 18

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