Match details

Liverpool 1 - 1 Chelsea

Game date: Saturday 20 March 1954 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,292
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Murdoch A
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Ted Drake
   

Opposition lineup

William Robertson, John Harris, Stan Willemse, Ken Armstrong, Ron Greenwood, Jack Saunders, Eric Parsons, Johnny McNichol, Roy Bentley, Les Stubbs, Fred Lewis

Opposition goals

Eric Parsons 29'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.91
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 29.81
- Liverpool league position after match: 22
- Chelsea league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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 35 21 8 6 82 48 12 4 2 49 22 9 4 4 33 26 50
2 Wolves 34 21 5 8 80 49 13 0 3 47 20 8 5 5 33 29 47
3 Huddersfield Town 35 16 11 8 63 46 10 6 1 35 16 6 5 7 28 30 43
4 Burnley 35 20 2 13 71 54 15 1 2 47 19 5 1 11 24 35 42
5 Manchester United 35 15 12 8 63 48 9 6 3 35 24 6 6 5 28 24 42
6 Bolton Wanderers 34 16 9 9 64 48 12 5 1 39 17 4 4 8 25 31 41
7 Charlton Athletic 35 17 5 13 69 62 12 3 3 46 25 5 2 10 23 37 39
8 Chelsea 35 13 11 11 67 62 10 3 4 41 23 3 8 7 26 39 37
9 Blackpool 35 14 9 12 62 61 9 6 2 30 16 5 3 10 32 45 37
10 Cardiff City 35 14 7 14 40 61 10 3 4 26 23 4 4 10 14 38 35
11 Preston North End 34 15 3 16 69 47 9 2 7 36 23 6 1 9 33 24 33
12 Arsenal 34 11 11 12 58 61 4 7 5 29 34 7 4 7 29 27 33
13 Tottenham Hotspur 35 14 4 17 53 60 10 2 6 32 24 4 2 11 21 36 32
14 Sheffield Wednesday 35 14 4 17 61 76 12 3 4 42 26 2 1 13 19 50 32
15 Portsmouth 34 10 10 14 70 76 9 4 3 42 27 1 6 11 28 49 30
16 Newcastle United 36 10 10 16 57 67 6 2 10 31 35 4 8 6 26 32 30
17 Aston Villa 33 12 6 15 51 58 8 5 4 36 25 4 1 11 15 33 30
18 Manchester City 35 11 8 16 49 67 8 3 6 26 26 3 5 10 23 41 30
19 Sunderland 34 11 5 18 65 74 9 2 5 40 27 2 3 13 25 47 27
20 Sheffield United 34 9 9 16 59 74 7 4 5 36 29 2 5 11 23 45 27
21 Middlesbrough 35 8 9 18 50 75 5 5 8 27 33 3 4 10 23 42 25
22 Liverpool 35 5 10 20 57 86 5 8 5 41 33 0 2 15 16 53 20
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