Match details

Sunderland 2 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 17 December 1938 at 14:00 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 15,309
Half - time score: 1 - 1 Referee: Martin W
Manager: George Kay Opposition manager: Johnny Cochrane
   

Opposition lineup

Matt Middleton, Jimmy Gorman, Alex Hall, Arthur Housam, Alex Lockie, Alex Hastings, Len Duns, Harry Thompson, Arthur Bolton, Raich Carter, James Connor

Opposition goals

Arthur Bolton 3'
Len Duns 73'

Notes

- Tom Bush scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.67
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Sunderland league position after match: 14
- 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 Derby County 20 13 3 4 40 23 7 2 1 24 10 6 1 3 16 13 29
2 Everton 19 13 1 5 39 20 9 0 1 29 8 4 1 4 10 12 27
3 Liverpool 19 8 7 4 34 26 7 3 0 21 9 1 4 4 13 17 23
4 Wolves 19 8 6 5 29 15 4 4 1 15 6 4 2 4 14 9 22
5 Middlesbrough 19 9 4 6 42 31 6 3 1 28 11 3 1 5 14 20 22
6 Charlton Athletic 19 9 4 6 28 25 6 2 1 18 12 3 2 5 10 13 22
7 Grimsby Town 19 7 7 5 28 26 6 3 1 18 9 1 4 4 10 17 21
8 Leeds United 19 9 3 7 35 35 5 2 2 23 16 4 1 5 12 19 21
9 Arsenal 19 6 7 6 24 20 5 2 3 16 9 1 5 3 8 11 19
10 Aston Villa 19 8 3 8 31 29 5 0 4 18 11 3 3 4 13 18 19
11 Bolton Wanderers 19 6 7 6 29 27 4 2 3 16 12 2 5 3 13 15 19
12 Blackpool 19 6 6 7 27 30 4 3 3 19 14 2 3 4 8 16 18
13 Portsmouth 19 6 6 7 21 30 6 3 1 14 7 0 3 6 7 23 18
14 Sunderland 19 6 5 8 25 29 1 4 4 12 13 5 1 4 13 16 17
15 Stoke City 19 5 7 7 27 37 3 4 2 14 12 2 3 5 13 25 17
16 Leicester City 20 5 7 8 26 36 4 4 2 19 12 1 3 6 7 24 17
17 Manchester United 19 5 6 8 25 28 3 3 3 14 11 2 3 5 11 17 16
18 Huddersfield Town 20 6 4 10 26 33 6 2 3 19 10 0 2 7 7 23 16
19 Preston North End 19 6 4 9 23 30 4 4 1 14 9 2 0 8 9 21 16
20 Chelsea 19 6 3 10 32 39 5 2 2 21 11 1 1 8 11 28 15
21 Birmingham City 20 6 2 12 31 36 6 0 4 19 11 0 2 8 12 25 14
22 Brentford 19 5 4 10 24 41 5 1 4 15 17 0 3 6 9 24 14
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