Match details

Manchester United 4 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 12 April 1952 at 15:00 Stadium: Old Trafford
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,899
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Robert Allen, Tom McNulty, John Aston, Johnny Carey, Allenby Chilton, Jeff Whitefoot, Johnny Berry, Johnny Downie, Jack Rowley, Stan Pearson, Roger Byrne

Opposition goals

Johnny Downie
Jack Rowley
Roger Byrne
Roger Byrne

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.71
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.43
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Manchester United league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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 Manchester United 38 20 10 8 78 48 12 3 3 40 19 8 7 5 38 29 50
2 Arsenal 37 19 10 8 69 49 11 6 1 45 27 8 4 7 24 22 48
3 Portsmouth 39 20 8 11 67 54 13 3 4 41 23 7 5 7 26 31 48
4 Tottenham Hotspur 38 20 7 11 70 49 15 1 4 43 20 5 6 7 27 29 47
5 Blackpool 39 18 8 13 61 56 12 4 4 38 25 6 4 9 23 31 44
6 Bolton Wanderers 39 17 10 12 60 58 10 7 3 33 25 7 3 9 27 33 44
7 Liverpool 39 12 18 9 55 54 6 10 3 29 22 6 8 6 26 32 42
8 Preston North End 39 15 11 13 67 52 9 4 6 34 21 6 7 7 33 31 41
9 Charlton Athletic 38 16 9 13 63 60 11 4 3 36 22 5 5 10 27 38 41
10 Newcastle United 37 16 8 13 86 64 11 4 4 55 23 5 4 9 31 41 40
11 Aston Villa 37 16 8 13 66 61 11 3 5 40 27 5 5 8 26 34 40
12 Sunderland 39 14 10 15 64 57 7 6 7 38 27 7 4 8 26 30 38
13 Burnley 39 14 10 15 53 53 8 6 6 31 19 6 4 9 22 34 38
14 Wolves 38 12 13 13 69 61 8 5 6 37 27 4 8 7 32 34 37
15 Manchester City 39 12 13 14 55 54 7 5 8 29 25 5 8 6 26 29 37
16 Derby County 38 14 6 18 60 73 9 3 6 40 33 5 3 12 20 40 34
17 West Bromwich Albion 36 10 12 14 60 70 6 8 4 32 26 4 4 10 28 44 32
18 Chelsea 35 13 5 17 43 55 9 2 7 25 24 4 3 10 18 31 31
19 Middlesbrough 37 12 6 19 53 81 9 4 5 29 24 3 2 14 24 57 30
20 Stoke City 38 10 7 21 42 77 6 6 7 28 29 4 1 14 14 48 27
21 Huddersfield Town 39 9 7 23 46 79 8 2 9 29 33 1 5 14 17 46 25
22 Fulham 38 6 10 22 51 73 3 7 9 34 31 3 3 13 17 42 22
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