Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Bolton Wanderers

Game date: Saturday 2 January 1954 at 14:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,383
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: William Ridding
   

Opposition lineup

Stan Hanson, John Ball, Ralph Banks, Tommy Neill, Malcolm Barrass, Eric Bell, Doug Holden, Willie Moir, Johnny Wheeler, Dennis Stevens, Ray Parry

Opposition goals

Willie Moir
Dennis Stevens

Notes

- John Evans scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.54
- Average age of the Bolton Wanderers starting lineup: 26.84
- Liverpool league position after match: 22
- Bolton Wanderers league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

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 Wolves 26 17 5 4 64 36 10 0 2 34 14 7 5 2 30 22 39
2 West Bromwich Albion 26 17 4 5 69 36 10 2 2 41 17 7 2 3 28 19 38
3 Huddersfield Town 26 13 7 6 47 32 9 4 0 30 10 4 3 6 17 22 33
4 Burnley 26 16 0 10 55 44 11 0 2 34 16 5 0 8 21 28 32
5 Bolton Wanderers 26 12 8 6 46 36 9 4 0 28 12 3 4 6 18 24 32
6 Manchester United 26 10 10 6 48 36 6 5 2 27 17 4 5 4 21 19 30
7 Arsenal 25 9 8 8 48 46 4 5 3 24 23 5 3 5 24 23 26
8 Charlton Athletic 26 12 2 12 49 48 9 1 3 35 19 3 1 9 14 29 26
9 Cardiff City 26 10 6 10 30 43 7 3 3 20 17 3 3 7 10 26 26
10 Preston North End 26 11 3 12 55 39 7 2 4 29 17 4 1 8 26 22 25
11 Chelsea 26 9 7 10 45 49 8 2 3 30 18 1 5 7 15 31 25
12 Blackpool 26 9 7 10 45 50 6 5 2 21 13 3 2 8 24 37 25
13 Tottenham Hotspur 26 11 3 12 41 45 8 2 3 26 17 3 1 9 15 28 25
14 Newcastle United 27 8 8 11 44 49 4 2 8 24 28 4 6 3 20 21 24
15 Sheffield Wednesday 27 10 3 14 45 60 9 2 3 31 18 1 1 11 14 42 23
16 Portsmouth 26 7 8 11 54 61 6 4 3 33 24 1 4 8 21 37 22
17 Sheffield United 26 8 6 12 45 51 6 3 4 30 23 2 3 8 15 28 22
18 Aston Villa 25 10 2 13 39 44 7 1 4 27 17 3 1 9 12 27 22
19 Manchester City 26 8 6 12 35 50 6 2 5 18 21 2 4 7 17 29 22
20 Middlesbrough 26 8 4 14 40 53 5 2 6 21 22 3 2 8 19 31 20
21 Sunderland 26 7 5 14 48 62 7 2 3 31 22 0 3 11 17 40 19
22 Liverpool 26 5 6 15 46 68 5 6 3 35 24 0 0 12 11 44 16
Back