Match details

Liverpool 3 - 0 Bolton Wanderers

Game date: Saturday 3 March 1923 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 25,000
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Brearley WS
Manager: Matt McQueen Opposition manager: Charles Foweraker
   

Opposition lineup

Dick Pym, Bob Haworth, Percy Thirkell, John Jones, Walter Rowley, Billy Jennings, Billy Butler, David Jack, John Smith, Billy Wright, Ted Vizard

Notes

- Fred Hopkin scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Bolton Wanderers starting lineup: 26.73
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Bolton Wanderers league position after match: 9
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- The Anfield Road stand caught on fire and as was reported: "There appeared little likelihood of the match being completed owing to the smoke obscuring the play. Happily the fire brigade arrived in time and the game was terminated."
- Also counted as a game in the Lancashire Senior Cup.

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 Liverpool 30 22 3 5 61 22 14 1 1 44 11 8 2 4 17 11 47
2 Sunderland 30 17 9 4 57 38 11 4 0 36 17 6 5 4 21 21 43
3 Newcastle United 31 14 9 8 37 29 9 6 2 25 10 5 3 6 12 19 37
4 Sheffield United 30 13 9 8 52 38 9 6 1 34 15 4 3 7 18 23 35
5 Huddersfield Town 29 13 8 8 39 24 9 1 4 21 9 4 7 4 18 15 34
6 Aston Villa 31 13 8 10 48 39 11 2 3 33 10 2 6 7 15 29 34
7 Manchester City 31 13 8 10 39 38 10 4 1 29 15 3 4 9 10 23 34
8 Tottenham Hotspur 30 14 4 12 41 37 9 1 6 28 19 5 3 6 13 18 32
9 Bolton Wanderers 31 12 8 11 42 43 10 5 0 32 10 2 3 11 10 33 32
10 Burnley 30 13 5 12 49 39 10 3 2 34 13 3 2 10 15 26 31
11 West Bromwich Albion 30 12 7 11 45 37 8 5 1 30 7 4 2 10 15 30 31
12 Middlesbrough 30 11 9 10 47 46 9 4 2 33 19 2 5 8 14 27 31
13 Everton 31 13 4 14 47 51 10 2 3 31 17 3 2 11 16 34 30
14 Arsenal 33 11 6 16 47 58 9 2 4 27 14 2 4 12 20 44 28
15 Preston North End 30 10 7 13 46 51 9 2 5 31 22 1 5 8 15 29 27
16 Chelsea 31 8 11 12 35 37 4 9 3 21 15 4 2 9 14 22 27
17 Blackburn Rovers 31 9 8 14 36 56 8 5 2 25 18 1 3 12 11 38 26
18 Cardiff City 30 10 5 15 49 48 9 1 4 34 14 1 4 11 15 34 25
19 Nottingham Forest 32 9 6 17 33 58 9 2 6 20 21 0 4 11 13 37 24
20 Stoke City 32 8 7 17 44 60 6 6 3 27 17 2 1 14 17 43 23
21 Birmingham City 31 7 9 15 30 48 5 4 6 16 15 2 5 9 14 33 23
22 Oldham Athletic 32 8 6 18 31 58 7 3 6 17 19 1 3 12 14 39 22
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