Match details

Preston North End 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 16 January 1954 at 14:30 Stadium: Deepdale
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 27,000
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Scott Symon
   

Opposition lineup

George Thompson, Willie Cunningham, Joe Walton, Tommy Docherty, Joe Marston, Billy Forbes, Les Campbell, Bobby Foster, Charlie Wayman, Jimmy Baxter, Angus Morrison

Opposition goals

Bobby Foster
Charlie Wayman

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.16
- Average age of the Preston North End starting lineup: 27.5
- Liverpool league position after match: 22
- 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 27 18 4 5 70 36 10 2 2 41 17 8 2 3 29 19 40
2 Wolves 27 17 5 5 64 38 10 0 3 34 16 7 5 2 30 22 39
3 Burnley 27 17 0 10 60 44 12 0 2 39 16 5 0 8 21 28 34
4 Huddersfield Town 27 13 8 6 47 32 9 5 0 30 10 4 3 6 17 22 34
5 Bolton Wanderers 27 12 9 6 48 38 9 5 0 30 14 3 4 6 18 24 33
6 Manchester United 27 10 11 6 49 37 6 6 2 28 18 4 5 4 21 19 31
7 Charlton Athletic 27 13 2 12 53 50 10 1 3 39 21 3 1 9 14 29 28
8 Arsenal 26 10 8 8 50 46 4 5 3 24 23 6 3 5 26 23 28
9 Preston North End 27 12 3 12 57 40 8 2 4 31 18 4 1 8 26 22 27
10 Chelsea 27 10 7 10 48 50 8 2 3 30 18 2 5 7 18 32 27
11 Blackpool 27 9 8 10 45 50 6 5 2 21 13 3 3 8 24 37 26
12 Cardiff City 27 10 6 11 30 48 7 3 3 20 17 3 3 8 10 31 26
13 Newcastle United 28 8 9 11 46 51 4 2 8 24 28 4 7 3 22 23 25
14 Tottenham Hotspur 27 11 3 13 41 46 8 2 4 26 18 3 1 9 15 28 25
15 Portsmouth 27 7 9 11 55 62 6 4 3 33 24 1 5 8 22 38 23
16 Aston Villa 26 10 3 13 40 45 7 2 4 28 18 3 1 9 12 27 23
17 Sheffield Wednesday 28 10 3 15 47 64 9 2 3 31 18 1 1 12 16 46 23
18 Manchester City 27 8 7 12 36 51 6 2 5 18 21 2 5 7 18 30 23
19 Sheffield United 27 8 6 13 46 54 6 3 5 31 26 2 3 8 15 28 22
20 Sunderland 27 8 5 14 53 62 8 2 3 36 22 0 3 11 17 40 21
21 Middlesbrough 27 8 4 15 40 58 5 2 6 21 22 3 2 9 19 36 20
22 Liverpool 27 5 6 16 47 70 5 6 3 35 24 0 0 13 12 46 16
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