Match details

Liverpool 2 - 2 Manchester United

Game date: Wednesday 3 September 1947 at 18:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,081
Half - time score: 0 - 2
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

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

Opposition goals

Stan Pearson
Charlie Mitten

Notes

- Cyril Sidlow saved a penalty from Rowley
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.45
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.42
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Manchester United league position after match: 4
- 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 4 4 0 0 15 4 2 0 0 9 1 2 0 0 6 3 8
2 Wolves 4 3 0 1 20 6 2 0 0 13 2 1 0 1 7 4 6
3 Blackpool 4 3 0 1 9 3 2 0 0 7 0 1 0 1 2 3 6
4 Manchester United 4 2 2 0 12 6 2 0 0 8 2 0 2 0 4 4 6
5 Everton 4 3 0 1 6 4 1 0 1 2 2 2 0 0 4 2 6
6 Preston North End 4 3 0 1 6 5 2 0 0 3 1 1 0 1 3 4 6
7 Liverpool 4 2 1 1 7 5 1 1 0 5 3 1 0 1 2 2 5
8 Burnley 4 2 1 1 4 3 1 0 1 2 2 1 1 0 2 1 5
9 Portsmouth 4 2 0 2 6 3 1 0 1 3 1 1 0 1 3 2 4
10 Derby County 4 1 2 1 3 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 1 2 1 4
11 Middlesbrough 4 1 2 1 7 5 1 1 0 5 2 0 1 1 2 3 4
12 Aston Villa 4 1 2 1 3 4 1 1 0 3 1 0 1 1 0 3 4
13 Chelsea 3 2 0 1 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 4
14 Stoke City 4 2 0 2 3 6 1 0 1 2 3 1 0 1 1 3 4
15 Manchester City 4 1 1 2 5 6 1 0 1 4 4 0 1 1 1 2 3
16 Sunderland 4 1 1 2 5 7 1 1 0 4 2 0 0 2 1 5 3
17 Huddersfield Town 4 1 1 2 2 6 1 0 1 2 2 0 1 1 0 4 3
18 Charlton Athletic 4 1 0 3 8 16 1 0 1 6 4 0 0 2 2 12 2
19 Grimsby Town 4 1 0 3 6 16 1 0 1 3 4 0 0 2 3 12 2
20 Sheffield United 4 0 1 3 2 10 0 1 1 2 3 0 0 2 0 7 1
21 Blackburn Rovers 3 0 0 3 3 9 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 2 1 6 0
22 Bolton Wanderers 4 0 0 4 1 6 0 0 2 1 3 0 0 2 0 3 0
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