Match details

Manchester United 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 27 August 1947 at 18:30 Stadium: Maine Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,610
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Crompton, John Aston, Johnny Carey, Jimmy Delaney, Jack Warner, Allenby Chilton, Bill McGlen, Jack Rowley, John Morris, Stan Pearson, Charlie Mitten

Opposition goals

John Morris
Stan Pearson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.82
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.4
- Liverpool league position after match: 11
- Manchester United league position after match: 4
- 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 Stoke City 2 2 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 1 0 4
2 Arsenal 2 2 0 0 7 3 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 4 2 4
3 Everton 2 2 0 0 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 2 4
4 Manchester United 2 1 1 0 4 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 2 3
5 Derby County 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3
6 Huddersfield Town 2 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 3
7 Wolves 2 1 0 1 11 5 1 0 0 8 1 0 0 1 3 4 2
8 Charlton Athletic 2 1 0 1 6 4 1 0 1 6 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 Blackpool 2 1 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 2
10 Manchester City 2 1 0 1 4 4 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 2
11 Liverpool 2 1 0 1 3 3 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 2 2
12 Middlesbrough 2 0 2 0 3 3 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 2
13 Preston North End 2 1 0 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 2
14 Grimsby Town 2 1 0 1 4 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 1 1 8 2
15 Burnley 2 1 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 1 0 0 1 0 2
16 Chelsea 2 1 0 1 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 3 2
17 Sunderland 2 0 1 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 1
18 Sheffield United 2 0 1 1 1 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 1
19 Aston Villa 2 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 3 1
20 Blackburn Rovers 2 0 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 0 1 0
21 Portsmouth 2 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 1 2 0
22 Bolton Wanderers 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0
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