Match details

Sunderland 3 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 14 November 1953 at 14:30 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,369
Half - time score: 1 - 2 Referee: Wilkinson A
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: William Murray
   

Opposition lineup

Ted McNeill, Fred Hall, Arthur Hudgell, Stan Anderson, Ray Daniel, George Aitken, Billy Bingham, Arthur Wright, Trevor Ford, Len Shackleton, Billy Elliott

Opposition goals

George Aitken 34'
Billy Elliott 74'
Billy Elliott 77'

Notes

- Don Campbell makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.85
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 28.5
- Liverpool league position after match: 16
- Sunderland league position after match: 20
- 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 18 13 2 3 47 22 7 2 1 25 9 6 0 2 22 13 28
2 Wolves 18 11 5 2 45 26 8 0 0 25 8 3 5 2 20 18 27
3 Huddersfield Town 18 11 3 4 35 19 7 2 0 21 4 4 1 4 14 15 25
4 Burnley 18 11 0 7 39 32 7 0 2 22 12 4 0 5 17 20 22
5 Bolton Wanderers 17 8 5 4 35 26 6 2 0 19 7 2 3 4 16 19 21
6 Blackpool 17 9 3 5 34 26 6 2 1 16 6 3 1 4 18 20 21
7 Charlton Athletic 18 10 1 7 42 35 7 0 2 31 15 3 1 5 11 20 21
8 Cardiff City 18 7 5 6 21 28 5 2 2 15 13 2 3 4 6 15 19
9 Arsenal 18 7 4 7 37 35 3 3 3 19 19 4 1 4 18 16 18
10 Manchester United 18 5 8 5 27 25 3 4 2 11 11 2 4 3 16 14 18
11 Sheffield Wednesday 19 8 2 9 33 41 7 1 2 25 14 1 1 7 8 27 18
12 Preston North End 18 8 1 9 44 28 4 1 4 23 14 4 0 5 21 14 17
13 Aston Villa 17 8 1 8 29 30 6 1 1 22 10 2 0 7 7 20 17
14 Tottenham Hotspur 18 8 1 9 29 30 6 1 2 19 12 2 0 7 10 18 17
15 Newcastle United 18 5 5 8 29 35 3 0 6 17 20 2 5 2 12 15 15
16 Liverpool 18 4 5 9 34 44 4 5 1 28 18 0 0 8 6 26 13
17 Chelsea 18 5 3 10 30 43 4 2 3 19 16 1 1 7 11 27 13
18 Sheffield United 17 5 3 9 25 36 3 2 4 17 18 2 1 5 8 18 13
19 Manchester City 18 4 5 9 21 36 3 2 4 9 14 1 3 5 12 22 13
20 Sunderland 17 5 2 10 37 46 5 0 2 25 17 0 2 8 12 29 12
21 Portsmouth 18 4 4 10 36 49 4 2 3 21 19 0 2 7 15 30 12
22 Middlesbrough 18 4 4 10 28 45 3 2 4 14 18 1 2 6 14 27 12
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