Match details

Arsenal 1 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 27 December 1947 at 14:15 Stadium: Highbury
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 56,650
Half - time score: 0 - 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

Reg Lewis

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.32
- Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 30
- Liverpool league position after match: 13
- Arsenal league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Match ticket

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 23 14 7 2 41 14 8 3 1 24 7 6 4 1 17 7 35
2 Burnley 23 12 8 3 34 18 7 3 2 17 7 5 5 1 17 11 32
3 Preston North End 24 13 4 7 41 37 8 3 1 27 18 5 1 6 14 19 30
4 Derby County 24 10 8 6 44 32 6 5 1 21 10 4 3 5 23 22 28
5 Wolves 23 11 5 7 51 38 7 1 4 29 18 4 4 3 22 20 27
6 Manchester United 23 8 10 5 47 32 5 4 2 26 18 3 6 3 21 14 26
7 Blackpool 24 10 6 8 30 25 7 2 3 20 9 3 4 5 10 16 26
8 Aston Villa 24 9 7 8 38 36 6 4 2 23 12 3 3 6 15 24 25
9 Everton 24 10 5 9 30 31 7 2 4 20 13 3 3 5 10 18 25
10 Middlesbrough 23 10 4 9 47 33 6 2 3 21 12 4 2 6 26 21 24
11 Manchester City 24 8 8 8 34 27 8 2 2 26 13 0 6 6 8 14 24
12 Charlton Athletic 23 11 2 10 35 43 6 1 5 24 19 5 1 5 11 24 24
13 Liverpool 24 8 7 9 36 40 4 5 1 20 14 4 2 8 16 26 23
14 Sheffield United 24 9 5 10 38 44 6 4 2 25 16 3 1 8 13 28 23
15 Huddersfield Town 24 7 8 9 32 33 6 3 4 19 13 1 5 5 13 20 22
16 Sunderland 24 7 7 10 33 39 6 3 3 21 11 1 4 7 12 28 21
17 Chelsea 23 8 5 10 30 38 7 4 2 24 17 1 1 8 6 21 21
18 Stoke City 24 7 6 11 23 35 4 4 4 13 13 3 2 7 10 22 20
19 Portsmouth 23 8 3 12 35 33 6 2 3 24 10 2 1 9 11 23 19
20 Grimsby Town 24 6 3 15 28 65 3 2 7 9 22 3 1 8 19 43 15
21 Blackburn Rovers 23 5 4 14 30 48 2 3 6 19 22 3 1 8 11 26 14
22 Bolton Wanderers 23 6 2 15 25 41 5 0 5 18 18 1 2 10 7 23 14
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