Report

Liverpool 3 - 1 Preston North End

Game date: Saturday 8 November 1924 at 14:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 20,000
Half-time score 2 - 0
Manager Matt McQueen Opposition manager James Lawrence
   

Opposition lineup

Jimmy Branston, Tommy Hamilton, Wilf Yates, Billy Mercer, Joe McCall, Bobby Crawford, William Aitken, Johnny Williamson, Fred Marquis, Jock Paterson, George Harrison

Opposition goals

George Harrison

Notes

- John Jones makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 30.15
- Liverpool league position after match: 10
- Preston North End league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Dick Forshaw scored two goals, but also went on to score in 8 consecutive games!
- Elisha Scott had played 119 consecutive League games but missed this one after being injured against Manchester United in the Lancashire Senior cup.

Related files

Newspaper report
Liverpool Echo report

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 Notts County 14 8 3 3 16 7 4 2 0 9 1 4 1 3 7 6 19
2 Birmingham City 14 8 3 3 13 12 5 2 1 9 6 3 1 2 4 6 19
3 West Bromwich Albion 14 7 3 4 15 10 4 2 1 11 6 3 1 3 4 4 17
4 Bury 14 5 7 2 21 18 4 2 1 11 7 1 5 1 10 11 17
5 Sunderland 13 7 2 4 24 15 4 1 1 14 4 3 1 3 10 11 16
6 Newcastle United 15 4 8 3 22 16 3 3 2 17 10 1 5 1 5 6 16
7 Aston Villa 14 4 8 2 24 19 1 5 0 8 7 3 3 2 16 12 16
8 Blackburn Rovers 15 5 6 4 21 20 3 2 2 11 8 2 4 2 10 12 16
9 Huddersfield Town 13 5 5 3 17 9 3 1 2 10 4 2 4 1 7 5 15
10 Liverpool 12 6 3 3 22 15 5 1 1 20 10 1 2 2 2 5 15
11 Manchester City 14 6 3 5 29 23 4 3 0 17 9 2 0 5 12 14 15
12 Leeds United 14 5 5 4 17 16 4 3 1 11 5 1 2 3 6 11 15
13 Bolton Wanderers 13 4 6 3 24 19 3 2 1 16 8 1 4 2 8 11 14
14 Arsenal 14 6 2 6 13 16 5 1 2 8 3 1 1 4 5 13 14
15 West Ham United 14 4 5 5 12 15 3 3 1 5 2 1 2 4 7 13 13
16 Tottenham Hotspur 14 4 4 6 14 15 1 3 2 6 6 3 1 4 8 9 12
17 Everton 14 3 6 5 13 17 2 2 2 6 7 1 4 3 7 10 12
18 Cardiff City 13 4 3 6 15 16 2 1 2 7 5 2 2 4 8 11 11
19 Nottingham Forest 14 4 2 8 12 23 3 1 4 7 9 1 1 4 5 14 10
20 Sheffield United 14 2 5 7 15 25 2 3 3 11 14 0 2 4 4 11 9
21 Burnley 13 1 6 6 9 17 0 5 3 6 10 1 1 3 3 7 8
22 Preston North End 13 1 1 11 5 30 1 0 5 2 10 0 1 6 3 20 3

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