Match details

Liverpool 2 - 2 Tottenham Hotspur

Game date: Saturday 23 January 1954 at 14:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,592
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Wood R
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Arthur Rowe
   

Opposition lineup

Ted Ditchburn, Alf Ramsey, Arthur Willis, Bill Nicholson, Harry Clarke, Ron Burgess, Sonny Walters, Les Bennett, Len Duquemin, Eddie Baily, George Robb

Opposition goals

Sonny Walters 70'
Frank Lock scored an own goal on 84'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.56
- Average age of the Tottenham Hotspur starting lineup: 32.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 22
- Tottenham Hotspur league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The 2nd half was a minute old when one of the linesmen returned to the field.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report
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 West Bromwich Albion 28 18 5 5 70 36 10 3 2 41 17 8 2 3 29 19 41
2 Wolves 28 17 5 6 64 40 10 0 3 34 16 7 5 3 30 24 39
3 Burnley 28 17 1 10 60 44 12 0 2 39 16 5 1 8 21 28 35
4 Huddersfield Town 28 13 9 6 49 34 9 5 0 30 10 4 4 6 19 24 35
5 Bolton Wanderers 28 13 9 6 53 39 9 5 0 30 14 4 4 6 23 25 35
6 Manchester United 28 10 11 7 50 42 6 6 3 29 23 4 5 4 21 19 31
7 Charlton Athletic 28 14 2 12 55 50 10 1 3 39 21 4 1 9 16 29 30
8 Preston North End 28 13 3 12 61 40 8 2 4 31 18 5 1 8 30 22 29
9 Arsenal 27 10 8 9 51 50 4 5 4 25 27 6 3 5 26 23 28
10 Chelsea 28 10 8 10 50 52 8 3 3 32 20 2 5 7 18 32 28
11 Blackpool 28 10 8 10 48 52 7 5 2 24 15 3 3 8 24 37 28
12 Tottenham Hotspur 28 11 4 13 43 48 8 2 4 26 18 3 2 9 17 30 26
13 Cardiff City 28 10 6 12 30 51 7 3 4 20 20 3 3 8 10 31 26
14 Portsmouth 28 8 9 11 57 62 7 4 3 35 24 1 5 8 22 38 25
15 Newcastle United 29 8 9 12 46 55 4 2 9 24 32 4 7 3 22 23 25
16 Sheffield Wednesday 29 11 3 15 50 66 10 2 3 34 20 1 1 12 16 46 25
17 Manchester City 28 9 7 12 39 51 6 2 5 18 21 3 5 7 21 30 25
18 Sunderland 28 9 5 14 57 63 8 2 3 36 22 1 3 11 21 41 23
19 Aston Villa 27 10 3 14 42 48 7 2 4 28 18 3 1 10 14 30 23
20 Sheffield United 28 8 6 14 48 57 6 3 5 31 26 2 3 9 17 31 22
21 Middlesbrough 28 8 4 16 40 60 5 2 7 21 24 3 2 9 19 36 20
22 Liverpool 28 5 7 16 49 72 5 7 3 37 26 0 0 13 12 46 17
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