Match details

Sunderland 5 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 15 November 1947 at 14:30 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 37,258
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Berry H
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: William Murray
   

Opposition lineup

Johnny Mapson, Jack Stelling, Arthur Hudgell, Tommy McLain, Fred Hall, Arthur Wright, Len Duns, Dickie Davis, Willie Watson, Albert Quinn, Eddie Burbanks

Opposition goals

Dickie Davis 18'
Willie Watson 31'
Albert Quinn 67'
Albert Quinn 82'
Dickie Davis 85'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.52
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 28.34
- Liverpool league position after match: 17
- Sunderland league position after match: 16
- 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 Arsenal 16 11 5 0 29 8 7 2 0 20 4 4 3 0 9 4 27
2 Preston North End 17 10 3 4 25 22 6 2 0 13 6 4 1 4 12 16 23
3 Burnley 16 7 7 2 20 11 3 3 2 8 5 4 4 0 12 6 21
4 Blackpool 17 9 3 5 22 13 6 2 1 16 5 3 1 4 6 8 21
5 Wolves 16 7 5 4 37 28 5 1 2 22 13 2 4 2 15 15 19
6 Derby County 17 6 7 4 23 18 4 4 1 14 9 2 3 3 9 9 19
7 Aston Villa 17 8 3 6 26 21 6 1 1 17 5 2 2 5 9 16 19
8 Middlesbrough 16 8 2 6 31 24 5 1 2 14 8 3 1 4 17 16 18
9 Manchester City 17 6 5 6 24 18 6 1 2 19 9 0 4 4 5 9 17
10 Chelsea 16 7 3 6 24 25 6 3 0 19 8 1 0 6 5 17 17
11 Charlton Athletic 16 8 1 7 26 30 5 1 3 20 11 3 0 4 6 19 17
12 Everton 17 6 4 7 17 22 3 2 4 9 11 3 2 3 8 11 16
13 Manchester United 16 4 7 5 31 24 3 2 2 18 12 1 5 3 13 12 15
14 Portsmouth 16 6 3 7 22 19 4 2 2 16 7 2 1 5 6 12 15
15 Huddersfield Town 17 5 5 7 25 25 4 2 3 14 9 1 3 4 11 16 15
16 Sunderland 17 5 5 7 24 27 4 2 2 14 8 1 3 5 10 19 15
17 Liverpool 17 5 5 7 23 26 3 4 0 14 7 2 1 7 9 19 15
18 Sheffield United 17 5 4 8 21 32 3 3 2 15 12 2 1 6 6 20 14
19 Blackburn Rovers 16 5 3 8 22 21 2 2 4 14 10 3 1 4 8 11 13
20 Stoke City 17 4 3 10 13 28 3 2 3 8 9 1 1 7 5 19 11
21 Grimsby Town 17 4 1 12 20 49 3 1 5 9 16 1 0 7 11 33 9
22 Bolton Wanderers 16 3 2 11 15 29 3 0 4 11 12 0 2 7 4 17 8
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