Match details

Aston Villa 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 27 February 1954 at 15:00 Stadium: Villa Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 25,000
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Eric Houghton
   

Opposition lineup

Keith Jones, Harry Parkes, Peter Aldis, Danny Blanchflower, Frank Moss, Billy Baxter, Ken Roberts, Johnny Dixon, Dave Walsh, Tom Thompson, Peter McParland

Opposition goals

Ken Roberts
Dave Walsh

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.11
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 28.13
- Liverpool league position after match: 22
- Aston Villa league position after match: 18
- 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 32 20 7 5 78 40 11 3 2 45 19 9 4 3 33 21 47
2 Wolves 32 20 5 7 79 48 13 0 3 47 20 7 5 4 32 28 45
3 Huddersfield Town 32 14 11 7 56 40 9 6 1 32 14 5 5 6 24 26 39
4 Burnley 32 18 2 12 66 51 13 1 2 42 17 5 1 10 24 34 38
5 Manchester United 32 13 11 8 57 45 7 6 3 31 23 6 5 5 26 22 37
6 Bolton Wanderers 31 14 9 8 56 44 10 5 1 33 16 4 4 7 23 28 37
7 Charlton Athletic 32 15 4 13 60 56 10 3 3 40 22 5 1 10 20 34 34
8 Blackpool 32 13 8 11 59 58 9 5 2 30 16 4 3 9 29 42 34
9 Chelsea 32 12 9 11 58 58 9 3 4 36 23 3 6 7 22 35 33
10 Arsenal 31 11 10 10 53 54 4 6 5 26 31 7 4 5 27 23 32
11 Preston North End 32 14 3 15 65 46 8 2 6 32 22 6 1 9 33 24 31
12 Tottenham Hotspur 31 13 4 14 49 50 9 2 4 29 18 4 2 10 20 32 30
13 Sheffield Wednesday 33 13 4 16 58 73 11 3 3 39 23 2 1 13 19 50 30
14 Portsmouth 31 10 9 12 65 68 9 4 3 42 27 1 5 9 23 41 29
15 Cardiff City 31 11 7 13 33 56 8 3 4 22 21 3 4 9 11 35 29
16 Newcastle United 33 9 10 14 51 62 5 2 9 27 33 4 8 5 24 29 28
17 Manchester City 32 10 8 14 44 59 7 3 6 22 25 3 5 8 22 34 28
18 Aston Villa 30 11 5 14 48 53 8 4 4 34 23 3 1 10 14 30 27
19 Sunderland 32 10 5 17 61 71 9 2 5 40 27 1 3 12 21 44 25
20 Sheffield United 31 8 8 15 53 67 6 4 5 33 28 2 4 10 20 39 24
21 Middlesbrough 32 8 6 18 45 70 5 3 8 22 28 3 3 10 23 42 22
22 Liverpool 32 5 9 18 54 79 5 7 4 39 29 0 2 14 15 50 19
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