Match details

Liverpool 4 - 0 Manchester City

Game date: Saturday 5 November 1949 at 14:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 50,536
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Jock Thomson
   

Opposition lineup

Ronnie Powell, Ernie Phillips, Eric Westwood, Billy Walsh, Joe Fagan, Albert Emptage, Jackie Oakes, Billy Murray, Ron Turnbull, Andy Black, Bobby Cunliffe

Notes

- Ray Lambert missed a penalty
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.4
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 27.72
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Manchester City league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Just before halt-time Liverpool were awarded a penalty, but Lambert's shot was turned onto the bar by Powell and the keeper cleared.

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Match programme

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 Liverpool 15 8 7 0 25 11 4 4 0 18 8 4 3 0 7 3 23
2 Wolves 15 9 4 2 31 20 4 2 0 17 7 5 2 2 14 13 22
3 Manchester United 15 8 5 2 30 13 5 2 1 21 9 3 3 1 9 4 21
4 Arsenal 16 9 3 4 35 24 5 0 3 19 12 4 3 1 16 12 21
5 Portsmouth 15 7 4 4 31 15 2 4 1 15 7 5 0 3 16 8 18
6 Blackpool 15 6 6 3 19 10 3 4 1 10 4 3 2 2 9 6 18
7 Burnley 16 7 4 5 15 15 4 2 2 9 7 3 2 3 6 8 18
8 West Bromwich Albion 16 6 5 5 25 17 5 2 2 17 5 1 3 3 8 12 17
9 Sunderland 15 6 4 5 28 26 5 2 0 14 7 1 2 5 14 19 16
10 Derby County 15 7 2 6 23 23 4 0 4 15 14 3 2 2 8 9 16
11 Newcastle United 15 5 4 6 30 30 4 1 2 18 13 1 3 4 12 17 14
12 Chelsea 15 5 4 6 24 23 2 1 5 11 14 3 3 1 13 9 14
13 Charlton Athletic 16 6 2 8 26 26 3 2 2 15 13 3 0 6 11 13 14
14 Aston Villa 15 4 6 5 21 22 2 4 1 8 9 2 2 4 13 13 14
15 Fulham 15 5 3 7 18 20 3 1 3 10 8 2 2 4 8 12 13
16 Huddersfield Town 16 4 5 7 20 40 3 4 1 11 9 1 1 6 9 31 13
17 Middlesbrough 15 4 4 7 15 21 2 2 4 6 11 2 2 3 9 10 12
18 Stoke City 16 3 6 7 19 31 2 2 4 9 14 1 4 3 10 17 12
19 Manchester City 15 3 6 6 14 25 3 3 1 9 8 0 3 5 5 17 12
20 Bolton Wanderers 15 2 7 6 16 20 2 3 3 13 11 0 4 3 3 9 11
21 Everton 15 3 5 7 12 28 2 2 3 7 6 1 3 4 5 22 11
22 Birmingham City 15 1 4 10 9 26 1 3 5 5 13 0 1 5 4 13 6
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