Match details

Liverpool 1 - 3 Arsenal

Game date: Thursday 25 December 1947 at 11:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,604
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Thomas Whittaker
   

Opposition lineup

George Swindin, Laurie Scott, Joe Wade, Archie Macaulay, Denis Compton, Joe Mercer, Don Roper, Jimmy Logie, Reg Lewis, Ronnie Rooke, Ian McPherson

Opposition goals

Don Roper
Ronnie Rooke
Ronnie Rooke

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.03
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 30
- Liverpool league position after match: 14
- Arsenal league position after match: 1
- 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 22 14 7 1 40 12 8 3 0 23 5 6 4 1 17 7 35
2 Burnley 22 12 8 2 32 15 7 3 2 17 7 5 5 0 15 8 32
3 Preston North End 23 12 4 7 38 35 7 3 1 24 16 5 1 6 14 19 28
4 Derby County 23 9 8 6 39 32 5 5 1 16 10 4 3 5 23 22 26
5 Aston Villa 22 9 7 6 36 30 6 4 1 22 10 3 3 5 14 20 25
6 Blackpool 23 10 5 8 29 24 7 2 3 20 9 3 3 5 9 15 25
7 Middlesbrough 22 10 4 8 46 31 6 2 2 20 10 4 2 6 26 21 24
8 Manchester United 22 7 10 5 44 31 5 4 2 26 18 2 6 3 18 13 24
9 Wolves 21 9 5 7 45 36 6 1 4 25 17 3 4 3 20 19 23
10 Everton 23 9 5 9 27 31 6 2 4 17 13 3 3 5 10 18 23
11 Manchester City 22 8 6 8 32 25 8 1 2 25 12 0 5 6 7 13 22
12 Charlton Athletic 22 10 2 10 33 42 6 1 5 24 19 4 1 5 9 23 22
13 Sunderland 23 7 7 9 33 36 6 3 3 21 11 1 4 6 12 25 21
14 Liverpool 23 7 7 9 34 39 4 5 1 20 14 3 2 8 14 25 21
15 Sheffield United 23 8 5 10 35 42 6 4 2 25 16 2 1 8 10 26 21
16 Chelsea 22 8 5 9 28 35 7 4 1 22 14 1 1 8 6 21 21
17 Huddersfield Town 22 7 6 9 30 31 6 2 4 18 12 1 4 5 12 19 20
18 Portsmouth 22 8 3 11 34 30 6 2 2 23 7 2 1 9 11 23 19
19 Stoke City 23 7 5 11 22 34 4 3 4 12 12 3 2 7 10 22 19
20 Blackburn Rovers 22 5 4 13 30 43 2 3 6 19 22 3 1 7 11 21 14
21 Bolton Wanderers 22 6 2 14 23 38 5 0 4 16 15 1 2 10 7 23 14
22 Grimsby Town 23 5 3 15 25 63 3 2 7 9 22 2 1 8 16 41 13
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