Match details

Liverpool 4 - 0 Huddersfield Town

Game date: Saturday 6 March 1948 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,342
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Clem Stephenson
   

Opposition lineup

Don Clegg, Billy Hayes, Jeff Barker, Conway Smith, George Hepplewhite, Eddie Boot, Albert Bateman, Jimmy Glazzard, Alf Whittingham, Peter Doherty, Vic Metcalfe

Notes

- Ken Brierley makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.23
- Average age of the Huddersfield Town starting lineup: 28.83
- Liverpool league position after match: 16
- Huddersfield Town league position after match: 21
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Stubbins was told to keep quiet in this game and threatened bodily harm if he would fail to comply. Well, Stubbins clearly paid no attention to that threat!

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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 Arsenal 31 19 9 3 59 23 12 3 1 38 11 7 6 2 21 12 47
2 Burnley 30 14 11 5 40 28 8 5 2 20 7 6 6 3 20 21 39
3 Preston North End 30 16 6 8 49 45 11 3 1 33 21 5 3 7 16 24 38
4 Manchester United 30 12 12 6 62 38 7 6 2 36 21 5 6 4 26 17 36
5 Derby County 28 14 8 6 60 37 8 5 1 31 12 6 3 5 29 25 36
6 Wolves 31 14 7 10 65 53 9 2 5 36 24 5 5 5 29 29 35
7 Blackpool 30 13 8 9 41 29 10 2 3 29 10 3 6 6 12 19 34
8 Aston Villa 30 13 7 10 49 42 8 4 2 30 14 5 3 8 19 28 33
9 Sheffield United 32 13 7 12 54 52 10 4 3 38 20 3 3 9 16 32 33
10 Middlesbrough 31 13 6 12 61 45 7 4 5 29 20 6 2 7 32 25 32
11 Everton 29 13 5 11 40 44 8 2 5 23 17 5 3 6 17 27 31
12 Manchester City 30 11 8 11 39 34 10 2 3 30 16 1 6 8 9 18 30
13 Portsmouth 29 12 5 12 48 39 8 3 3 30 13 4 2 9 18 26 29
14 Charlton Athletic 31 12 3 16 44 58 6 2 8 29 27 6 1 8 15 31 27
15 Sunderland 32 9 8 15 44 56 7 4 5 25 15 2 4 10 19 41 26
16 Liverpool 32 9 8 15 43 56 5 6 4 26 21 4 2 11 17 35 26
17 Chelsea 31 9 8 14 39 55 8 5 3 30 23 1 3 11 9 32 26
18 Stoke City 32 9 8 15 29 46 5 5 6 18 19 4 3 9 11 27 26
19 Blackburn Rovers 31 9 7 15 42 56 6 4 6 28 26 3 3 9 14 30 25
20 Bolton Wanderers 32 11 3 18 37 52 8 1 6 25 21 3 2 12 12 31 25
21 Huddersfield Town 31 8 8 15 40 49 6 3 6 20 16 2 5 9 20 33 24
22 Grimsby Town 31 6 4 21 36 84 3 3 9 14 29 3 1 12 22 55 16
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