Match details

1st Division

Anfield | Wed 10 Sep 1952 at 18:00

Liverpool 2 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur

Opposition goals


  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.18
  • - Average age of the Tottenham Hotspur starting lineup: 29.93
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 1
  • - Tottenham Hotspur league position after match: 12
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  • - The first half of this First Division game at Anfield was dominated by Spurs, but they failed to capitalise on their possession and only had Eddie Baily's 18-yard drive to show for it, after he had been set up by Ron Burgess and Len Duquemin. After the break Jack Smith brought the scores level for the home side, but was unfortunately carried off later with a badly bruised thigh. In the 76th minute, Kevin Baron by Les Bennett was fouled in the area and Liverpool legend Billy Liddell converted the penalty to give them a 2-1 win. (From

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Manager: Don Welsh
Opposition manager: Arthur Rowe
Attendance: 49,809
Half-time score: 0 - 1
Game number: 2055
League game number: 1864

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