Match details

Sunderland 3 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 17 December 1949 at 14:00 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,515
Half - time score: 2 - 2 Referee: Ellis AE
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: William Murray
   

Opposition lineup

Johnny Mapson, Jack Stelling, Arthur Hudgell, Willie Watson, Billy Walsh, Arthur Wright, Tommy Wright, Harry Kirtley, Dickie Davis, Len Shackleton, Tommy Reynolds

Opposition goals

Tommy Reynolds 19'
Len Shackleton 25'
Harry Kirtley 82'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.58
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 27.04
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sunderland league position after match: 8
- 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 Liverpool 21 10 9 2 37 22 5 5 0 22 11 5 4 2 15 11 29
2 Wolves 21 9 9 3 36 27 4 6 0 20 10 5 3 3 16 17 27
3 Manchester United 21 9 8 4 36 19 6 3 2 24 11 3 5 2 12 8 26
4 Blackpool 20 9 8 3 29 16 5 5 1 18 9 4 3 2 11 7 26
5 Arsenal 22 10 6 6 42 31 5 1 4 22 16 5 5 2 20 15 26
6 Burnley 22 10 6 6 25 22 6 3 2 16 9 4 3 4 9 13 26
7 Portsmouth 21 9 7 5 39 22 4 6 1 20 10 5 1 4 19 12 25
8 Sunderland 21 9 6 6 39 34 7 3 0 21 11 2 3 6 18 23 24
9 Derby County 20 10 3 7 34 25 5 0 4 22 14 5 3 3 12 11 23
10 Chelsea 21 8 6 7 36 31 4 2 5 18 17 4 4 2 18 14 22
11 West Bromwich Albion 21 8 6 7 33 28 6 2 2 21 6 2 4 5 12 22 22
12 Aston Villa 21 6 9 6 28 27 4 6 1 13 11 2 3 5 15 16 21
13 Newcastle United 20 7 6 7 41 36 6 2 2 28 17 1 4 5 13 19 20
14 Fulham 21 7 6 8 25 26 5 2 3 14 8 2 4 5 11 18 20
15 Middlesbrough 21 7 4 10 25 29 5 2 4 15 13 2 2 6 10 16 18
16 Stoke City 22 5 8 9 26 39 4 3 4 13 16 1 5 5 13 23 18
17 Charlton Athletic 22 7 3 12 32 38 3 3 5 18 21 4 0 7 14 17 17
18 Huddersfield Town 22 5 7 10 26 48 4 4 4 16 16 1 3 6 10 32 17
19 Bolton Wanderers 21 3 10 8 23 28 3 4 3 17 12 0 6 5 6 16 16
20 Everton 21 5 6 10 20 40 4 3 4 12 10 1 3 6 8 30 16
21 Manchester City 21 4 7 10 19 39 4 4 2 14 11 0 3 8 5 28 15
22 Birmingham City 21 2 6 13 14 38 2 4 5 8 14 0 2 8 6 24 10
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