Match details

Sunderland 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 1 January 1949 at 14:15 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 43,109
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Seymour T
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: William Murray
   

Opposition lineup

Johnny Mapson, Arthur Hudgell, Bernard Ramsden, Willie Watson, Fred Hall, Arthur Wright, Len Duns, Jackie Robinson, Ron Turnbull, Len Shackleton, Tommy Reynolds

Notes

- Ray Minshull saved a penalty from Ron Turnbull on 81'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.61
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 29.37
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Sunderland league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Sunderland's penalty was given after Shepherd handled in the box

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 Portsmouth 25 13 8 4 46 23 10 3 0 31 8 3 5 4 15 15 34
2 Newcastle United 25 13 7 5 47 33 7 3 2 22 17 6 4 3 25 16 33
3 Derby County 25 13 7 5 42 32 10 1 1 26 11 3 6 4 16 21 33
4 Manchester United 25 12 8 5 51 26 6 4 2 23 11 6 4 3 28 15 32
5 Charlton Athletic 25 10 10 5 46 40 7 5 1 26 15 3 5 4 20 25 30
6 Stoke City 25 12 5 8 46 38 10 1 2 30 16 2 4 6 16 22 29
7 Wolves 25 11 6 8 50 38 8 3 2 29 11 3 3 6 21 27 28
8 Manchester City 25 9 10 6 36 36 6 6 1 22 15 3 4 5 14 21 28
9 Arsenal 25 10 7 8 39 28 7 3 2 27 10 3 4 6 12 18 27
10 Bolton Wanderers 25 11 5 9 44 41 7 2 3 30 21 4 3 6 14 20 27
11 Sunderland 25 8 9 8 31 36 6 6 1 21 11 2 3 7 10 25 25
12 Liverpool 25 7 10 8 32 27 3 6 3 18 12 4 4 5 14 15 24
13 Blackpool 25 8 8 9 35 39 5 3 4 12 15 3 5 5 23 24 24
14 Birmingham City 25 8 7 10 26 23 6 2 4 12 7 2 5 6 14 16 23
15 Burnley 25 9 5 11 31 36 8 2 3 19 12 1 3 8 12 24 23
16 Chelsea 25 7 8 10 45 44 6 4 3 27 16 1 4 7 18 28 22
17 Sheffield United 25 7 6 12 38 51 5 4 3 21 21 2 2 9 17 30 20
18 Everton 25 8 4 13 20 44 7 3 3 19 19 1 1 10 1 25 20
19 Middlesbrough 25 6 6 13 28 36 5 4 3 23 13 1 2 10 5 23 18
20 Preston North End 25 6 5 14 39 52 4 3 6 23 29 2 2 8 16 23 17
21 Huddersfield Town 25 5 7 13 26 49 2 5 5 10 15 3 2 8 16 34 17
22 Aston Villa 25 6 4 15 38 64 5 3 5 29 31 1 1 10 9 33 16
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