Match details

Sunderland 3 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 27 August 1921 at 15:00 Stadium: Roker Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,000
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Scholey A
Manager: David Ashworth Opposition manager: Robert Kyle
   

Opposition lineup

James Dempster, Bert Hobson, Ernie England, Charlie Parker, Joe Kasher, Jack Poole, Jimmy Stephenson, Charlie Buchan, Paul Stannard, Bobby Marshall, Harry Martin

Opposition goals

Charlie Buchan 15'
Charlie Buchan 33'
Harry Martin 61'

Notes

- Fred Hopkin makes his LFC debut
- Danny Shone makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.91
- Liverpool league position after match: 21
- Sunderland league position after match: 6
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- A Liverpool player missed a penalty in the last minute of this match but so far no reports of the time that have been looked at give any clue as to which player was involved.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report

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 Manchester City 1 1 0 0 2 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
2 Newcastle United 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
3 Sheffield United 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
4 Burnley 1 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 2
5 Everton 1 1 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Sunderland 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
7 Tottenham Hotspur 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2
8 Bolton Wanderers 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Preston North End 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
10 Blackburn Rovers 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
11 Chelsea 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
12 Bradford City 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
13 Middlesbrough 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
14 Oldham Athletic 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
15 West Bromwich Albion 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
16 Birmingham City 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Arsenal 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
18 Aston Villa 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 0
19 Huddersfield Town 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Cardiff City 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Liverpool 1 0 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 3 0
22 Manchester United 1 0 0 1 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 5 0
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