Match details

Liverpool 0 - 2 Manchester United

Game date: Monday 27 December 1948 at 14:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,273
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Matt Busby
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Crompton, Johnny Carey, John Aston, Henry Cockburn, Allenby Chilton, Bill McGlen, Ronnie Burke, Ted Buckle, Stan Pearson, Jack Rowley, Charlie Mitten

Opposition goals

Ronnie Burke
Stan Pearson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.26
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 28.1
- Liverpool league position after match: 13
- Manchester United league position after match: 4
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Portsmouth 24 13 8 3 45 21 10 3 0 31 8 3 5 3 14 13 34
2 Newcastle United 24 13 7 4 46 31 7 3 2 22 17 6 4 2 24 14 33
3 Derby County 24 13 7 4 41 29 10 1 1 26 11 3 6 3 15 18 33
4 Manchester United 24 11 8 5 49 26 5 4 2 21 11 6 4 3 28 15 30
5 Stoke City 24 12 5 7 44 35 10 1 1 28 13 2 4 6 16 22 29
6 Charlton Athletic 24 9 10 5 44 39 7 5 1 26 15 2 5 4 18 24 28
7 Arsenal 24 10 7 7 39 26 7 3 2 27 10 3 4 5 12 16 27
8 Bolton Wanderers 24 11 5 8 44 39 7 2 3 30 21 4 3 5 14 18 27
9 Wolves 24 10 6 8 48 38 7 3 2 27 11 3 3 6 21 27 26
10 Manchester City 24 8 10 6 33 34 6 6 1 22 15 2 4 5 11 19 26
11 Sunderland 24 8 9 7 31 34 6 6 0 21 9 2 3 7 10 25 25
12 Birmingham City 24 8 7 9 26 21 6 2 4 12 7 2 5 5 14 14 23
13 Liverpool 24 6 10 8 30 27 3 6 3 18 12 3 4 5 12 15 22
14 Blackpool 24 7 8 9 30 37 5 3 4 12 15 2 5 5 18 22 22
15 Burnley 24 8 5 11 29 35 7 2 3 17 11 1 3 8 12 24 21
16 Chelsea 24 6 8 10 43 44 5 4 3 25 16 1 4 7 18 28 20
17 Middlesbrough 24 6 6 12 27 33 5 4 3 23 13 1 2 9 4 20 18
18 Sheffield United 24 6 6 12 35 50 4 4 3 18 20 2 2 9 17 30 18
19 Everton 24 7 4 13 17 43 6 3 3 16 18 1 1 10 1 25 18
20 Huddersfield Town 24 5 7 12 25 47 2 5 4 9 13 3 2 8 16 34 17
21 Aston Villa 24 6 4 14 36 59 5 3 4 27 26 1 1 10 9 33 16
22 Preston North End 24 5 5 14 37 51 3 3 6 21 28 2 2 8 16 23 15
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