Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Stoke City

Game date: Saturday 17 August 2013 at 12:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: Premier League Attendance: 44,822
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Atkinson M
Manager: Brendan Rodgers Opposition manager: Mark Hughes
   

Opposition lineup

Asmir Begovic, Geoff Cameron, Ryan Shawcross, Robert Huth, Erik Pieters, Marc Wilson, Glenn Whelan, Steven N'Zonzi, Jon Walters, Peter Crouch, Matthew Etherington

Opposition substitutions

Matthew Etherington out for Jermaine Pennant 63'
Glenn Whelan out for Charlie Adam 63'
Peter Crouch out for Kenwyne Jones 81'

Notes

- Simon Mignolet makes his LFC debut
- Kolo Touré makes his LFC debut
- Iago Aspas makes his LFC debut
- Simon Mignolet saved a penalty from Jon Walters on 89'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.02
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 28.08
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Stoke City league position after match: 15
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The League position of seventh reflects the team's place in the table after all ten matches had been played in the opening round of the Premier League. There were nine winners who all had three points with Liverpool being behind Fulham but ahead of Southampton and Tottenham alpabetically after Fulham, Liverpool, Spurs and the Saints had all won their opening fixture 1-0.

Related files

Various newspaper reports compiled by Graeme Riley
Match programme

Other games during this season

Premier League

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Manchester United 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 3
2 Aston Villa 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 3
3 West Ham United 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
4 Fulham 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3
5 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
6 Southampton 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3
7 Everton 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
8 Norwich City 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Chelsea 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
10 Crystal Palace 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
11 Hull City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
12 Manchester City 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
13 Newcastle United 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
14 Tottenham Hotspur 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
15 Stoke City 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
16 Sunderland 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Arsenal 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Cardiff City 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 0
20 Swansea City 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
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