Match details

Chelsea 1 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 25 August 1951 at 15:00 Stadium: Stamford Bridge
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,055
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: William Birrell
   

Opposition lineup

William Robertson, Syd Bathgate, Sid Tickridge, Reg Williams, Harry Hughes, Bill Dickson, Eric Parsons, Bobby Campbell, Bobby Smith, Ken Armstrong, Billy Gray

Opposition goals

Ken Armstrong

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.83
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 26.33
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Chelsea league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related articles

The 1951 Liverpool FC match report you must read

Related files

Match programme
Press cutting

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 Bolton Wanderers 3 2 1 0 7 3 1 1 0 5 2 1 0 0 2 1 5
2 Manchester United 3 2 1 0 9 6 2 0 0 6 3 0 1 0 3 3 5
3 Sunderland 2 2 0 0 7 3 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 4 3 4
4 Preston North End 3 2 0 1 6 3 1 0 1 3 1 1 0 0 3 2 4
5 Blackpool 3 2 0 1 7 4 0 0 1 1 2 2 0 0 6 2 4
6 Tottenham Hotspur 3 2 0 1 5 3 2 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 1 2 4
7 Portsmouth 3 2 0 1 4 3 1 0 1 2 3 1 0 0 2 0 4
8 Middlesbrough 3 2 0 1 5 5 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 1 3 4 4
9 Newcastle United 3 1 1 1 7 2 1 0 0 6 0 0 1 1 1 2 3
10 Huddersfield Town 3 1 1 1 8 6 1 0 1 6 4 0 1 0 2 2 3
11 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 6 5 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 4 3 3
12 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 0 1 0 2 1 1 0 3 1 3
13 Wolves 3 1 1 1 3 3 1 0 1 3 3 0 1 0 0 0 3
14 Burnley 3 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 3
15 Aston Villa 2 1 0 1 6 6 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 2 5 2
16 West Bromwich Albion 3 0 2 1 5 7 0 1 0 3 3 0 1 1 2 4 2
17 Derby County 3 1 0 2 6 9 0 0 1 3 4 1 0 1 3 5 2
18 Chelsea 3 1 0 2 4 7 0 0 2 2 6 1 0 0 2 1 2
19 Charlton Athletic 3 1 0 2 1 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 2
20 Stoke City 3 0 1 2 2 9 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 6 1
21 Manchester City 3 0 1 2 1 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 8 1
22 Fulham 3 0 0 3 2 5 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 2 0 2 0
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