- Liverpool players strongly contested Blackburn's third goal. Jack Dewhurst's shot hit the crossbar and bounced down. Referee Dennis awarded the goal after consulting with one of his linesmen.
Blackburn were awarded a penalty after Maurice Parry handled a cross but Peter Platt saved Bob Crompton's spot kick. This incident happened towards the end of the first half after Jack Dewhurst had put Blackburn 2-1 ahead with the first of his two goals of the afternoon.