Match details

Liverpool 4 - 4 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 22 August 1953 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,725
Half - time score: 2 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Crompton, John Aston, Roger Byrne, Don Gibson, Allenby Chilton, Henry Cockburn, Johnny Berry, Jack Rowley, Tommy Taylor, Eddie Lewis, David Pegg

Opposition goals

Jack Rowley
Tommy Taylor
Eddie Lewis
Roger Byrne

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 30.17
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 27.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Manchester United league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Sheffield Wednesday 2 2 0 0 4 1 2 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
2 Charlton Athletic 2 2 0 0 8 4 2 0 0 8 4 0 0 0 0 0 4
3 West Bromwich Albion 2 1 1 0 3 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
4 Cardiff City 2 1 1 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 3
5 Huddersfield Town 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 1 3
6 Liverpool 2 1 1 0 7 5 1 1 0 7 5 0 0 0 0 0 3
7 Preston North End 2 1 0 1 5 2 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 4 0 2
8 Blackpool 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 Newcastle United 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
10 Sheffield United 1 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 3 2
11 Burnley 2 1 0 1 5 4 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 1 3 2
12 Wolves 2 1 0 1 5 4 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 5 4 2
13 Manchester United 2 0 2 0 5 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 4 4 2
14 Tottenham Hotspur 2 1 0 1 2 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 2
15 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
16 Chelsea 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 1
17 Arsenal 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
18 Middlesbrough 2 0 1 1 0 4 0 1 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 1
19 Portsmouth 2 0 0 2 4 7 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 3 0
20 Sunderland 2 0 0 2 4 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 7 0
21 Aston Villa 2 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 3 0
22 Manchester City 2 0 0 2 0 6 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 0 2 0
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