Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Preston North End

Game date: Saturday 23 August 1947 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 49,353
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: George Kay
   

Opposition lineup

Jimmy Gooch, Davie Gray, Bill Scott, Bill Shankly, Eric Williams, Ken Horton, Tom Finney, Andy McLaren, Willie McIntosh, Bobby Beattie, Alf Calverley

Opposition goals

Willie McIntosh

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.85
- Average age of the Preston North End starting lineup: 27.54
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Preston North End league position after match: 16
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Arsenal 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
2 Liverpool 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
3 Everton 1 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 2
4 Manchester City 1 1 0 0 4 3 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
5 Charlton Athletic 1 1 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Blackpool 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 Grimsby Town 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
8 Burnley 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
9 Stoke City 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
10 Manchester United 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
11 Middlesbrough 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
12 Derby County 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
13 Huddersfield Town 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
14 Wolves 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 3 4 0
15 Blackburn Rovers 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
16 Preston North End 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
17 Sunderland 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
18 Aston Villa 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
19 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Chelsea 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
21 Portsmouth 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Sheffield United 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 4 0
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