Match details

Newcastle United 5 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 8 April 1950 at 15:15 Stadium: St James' Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,639
Half - time score: 2 - 1
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: George Martin
   

Opposition lineup

Jack Fairbrother, Bobby Cowell, Richard Corbett, Joe Harvey, Frank Brennan, Frank Houghton, Tommy Walker, Ernest Taylor, Jackie Milburn, George Hannah, Robert Mitchell

Opposition goals

Tommy Walker
Ernest Taylor
George Hannah
Robert Mitchell
Robert Mitchell

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.3
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 26.71
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Newcastle United league position after match: 7
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Sunderland 37 19 10 8 73 52 12 6 0 41 18 7 4 8 32 34 48
2 Manchester United 38 17 13 8 65 40 10 5 4 39 18 7 8 4 26 22 47
3 Liverpool 38 17 13 8 60 47 10 6 2 34 18 7 7 6 26 29 47
4 Blackpool 36 17 12 7 45 29 10 7 2 29 13 7 5 5 16 16 46
5 Portsmouth 37 18 9 10 64 34 10 7 2 37 13 8 2 8 27 21 45
6 Wolves 36 16 12 8 59 44 8 8 2 35 20 8 4 6 24 24 44
7 Newcastle United 37 15 12 10 65 48 12 4 3 44 22 3 8 7 21 26 42
8 Arsenal 37 15 11 11 62 48 9 4 5 36 22 6 7 6 26 26 41
9 Middlesbrough 37 17 6 14 51 44 12 2 5 33 18 5 4 9 18 26 40
10 Derby County 37 15 9 13 60 56 9 5 4 39 24 6 4 9 21 32 39
11 Aston Villa 37 14 10 13 54 52 9 6 4 27 18 5 4 9 27 34 38
12 Chelsea 37 12 14 11 56 57 7 6 6 30 27 5 8 5 26 30 38
13 Burnley 38 13 12 13 34 37 7 7 5 19 15 6 5 8 15 22 38
14 Fulham 37 10 13 14 39 46 8 6 4 23 15 2 7 10 16 31 33
15 West Bromwich Albion 37 11 10 16 44 53 7 5 5 26 16 4 5 11 18 37 32
16 Huddersfield Town 38 12 8 18 45 68 10 4 5 30 19 2 4 13 15 49 32
17 Bolton Wanderers 37 9 13 15 42 48 9 4 5 31 18 0 9 10 11 30 31
18 Stoke City 37 10 11 16 41 61 9 3 6 23 22 1 8 10 18 39 31
19 Everton 37 8 13 16 35 58 5 7 7 20 18 3 6 9 15 40 29
20 Charlton Athletic 38 11 5 22 48 62 6 5 9 31 35 5 0 13 17 27 27
21 Birmingham City 37 7 11 19 28 57 6 5 7 17 22 1 6 12 11 35 25
22 Manchester City 36 6 11 19 29 58 6 7 6 23 21 0 4 13 6 37 23
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