Match details

Liverpool 1 - 5 Preston North End

Game date: Saturday 5 September 1953 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,928
Half - time score: 0 - 2
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Scott Symon
   

Opposition lineup

George Thompson, Bob Wilson, Joe Walton, Harry Mattinson, Joe Marston, Joe Dunn, Tom Finney, Bobby Foster, Charlie Wayman, Jimmy Baxter, Gordon Kaile

Opposition goals

Tom Finney
Tom Finney
Tom Finney
Charlie Wayman
Gordon Kaile

Notes

- Harold Jones makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.41
- Average age of the Preston North End starting lineup: 27.94
- Liverpool league position after match: 17
- Preston North End league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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