1921-22 season
General information
Manager

David Ashworth

Captain

Don Mackinlay

Performance
Division 1

Winners

FA Cup

2nd round

Top scorers
League

Chambers (19)

FA Cup

Forshaw (3)

Overall

Chambers (21)

Attendances
Average

38,086

The 1921-22 season was Liverpool's 30th season of football since they were established.

Squad[edit | edit source]

LiverpoolSquad1921-1922.jpg

Note: Fixed squad numbers were not introduced until the 1993-94 season.

Friendlies[edit | edit source]

Pre-season[edit | edit source]

No pre-season friendlies were played this season.

Other friendlies[edit | edit source]

Date Opponent Score Scorers
25 May 1922 Burnley 0-1
28 May 1922 Emilia XI 6-1 Beadles (3, 23), Chambers (37), ? (57), Gilhespy (66), ? (76)
1 June 1922 Liguria & Toscana XI 2-2 Beadles (55), Chambers (63)
5 June 1922 Pro Vercelli 0-0
7 June 1922 Genoa 4-1 Chambers (15, 42, 77), Forshaw (25)
10 June 1922 Pisa 2-2 ?

Results[edit | edit source]

League[edit | edit source]

Date Opponent Score Scorers
27 August 1921 Sunderland 0-3
31 August 1921 Man City 3-2 Forshaw (6), Matthews 2
3 September 1921 Sunderland 2-1 Matthews (30), Forshaw (77)
7 September 1921 Man City 1-1 Chambers
10 September 1921 Sheffield United 1-0 Bromilow (75)
17 September 1921 Sheffield United 1-1 Chambers (70)
24 September 1921 Chelsea 1-0 Matthews (15)
1 October 1921 Chelsea 1-1 Forshaw (4)
8 October 1921 Preston 1-1 Beadles (5)
15 October 1921 Preston 4-0 Chambers (53), Forshaw (57), Lucas (pen 60), Beadles (65)
22 October 1921 Tottenham 1-0 Beadles (65)
29 October 1921 Tottenham 1-1 Lewis (75)
5 November 1921 Everton 1-1 Shone (38)
12 November 1921 Everton 1-1 Forshaw (36)
19 November 1921 Middlesbrough 4-0 Shone (11, 32, 47), Lucas (pen 50)
26 November 1921 Middlesbrough 1-3 Shone (6)
3 December 1921 Aston Villa 1-1 Chambers (60)
10 December 1921 Aston Villa 2-0 Shone (18), Forshaw (75)
17 December 1921 Man Utd 2-1 Lacey (52), Chambers (60)
24 December 1921 Man Utd 0-0
26 December 1921 Newcastle 1-0 Chambers (85)
27 December 1921 Huddersfield 2-0 Chambers (50, ?)
31 December 1921 Bradford City 0-0
2 January 1922 Newcastle 1-1 Forshaw (6)
14 January 1922 Bradford City 2-1 Chambers (42), Forshaw (75)
21 January 1922 Huddersfield 1-0 Chambers (80)
4 February 1922 Birmingham 2-0 Chambers (72, 90)
11 February 1922 Birmingham 1-0 Forshaw (75)
25 February 1922 Arsenal 4-0 Forshaw (35, 40, 90), Turnbull (og 51)
4 March 1922 Blackburn 0-0
11 March 1922 Blackburn 2-0 Mackinlay (5), Forshaw (88)
18 March 1922 Bolton 0-2
22 March 1922 Arsenal 0-1
25 March 1922 Bolton 3-1 Forshaw 2, Chambers (89)
1 April 1922 Oldham 2-0 Chambers (12), Gilhespy (50)
8 April 1922 Oldham 0-4
14 April 1922 Burnley 1-1 Chambers (58)
15 April 1922 Cardiff 5-1 Bromilow (34), Chambers (46, 60, 86), McNab (73)
17 April 1922 Burnley 2-1 Chambers (22), Forshaw (78)
22 April 1922 Cardiff 0-2
29 April 1922 West Brom 1-2 Beadles (7)
6 May 1922 West Brom 4-1 Forshaw (7), Beadles 2, McNab (41)

FA Cup[edit | edit source]

Round Date Opponent Score Scorers
1 7 January 1922 Sunderland 1-1 Forshaw (25)
1 (R) 11 January 1922 Sunderland 5-0 Forshaw 2, Chambers 2, W. Wadsworth
2 28 January 1922 West Brom 0-1

Other[edit | edit source]

Charity Shield:

Date Opponent Score Scorers
10 May 1922 Huddersfield 0-1

Tables[edit | edit source]

League[edit | edit source]

Pos Club Pld W D L F A G. Avg Pts
1 Liverpool 42 22 13 7 63 36 1.75 57
2 Tottenham 42 21 9 12 65 39 1.67 51
3 Burnley 42 22 5 15 72 54 1.33 49

Player stats[edit | edit source]

Pos. Name League FA Cup Other Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
MF John Bamber 8 0 0 0 0 0 8 0
FW Harry Beadles 11 6 0 0 1 0 12 6
DF Tom Bromilow 40 2 3 0 1 0 44 2
FW Harry Chambers 32 19 3 2 1 0 36 21
DF Francis Checkland 5 0 0 0 0 0 5 0
MF William Cunningham 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
FW Dick Forshaw 42 17 3 3 1 0 46 20
MF Cyril Gilhespy 2 1 0 0 0 0 2 1
MF Fred Hopkin 42 0 3 0 1 0 46 0
MF Bill Lacey 39 1 3 0 1 0 43 1
FW Harry Lewis 19 1 3 0 0 0 22 1
DF Ephraim Longworth 26 0 0 0 1 0 27 0
DF Tommy Lucas 27 2 3 0 0 0 30 2
DF Don Mackinlay 29 1 3 0 1 0 33 1
FW Billy Matthews 7 4 0 0 0 0 7 4
DF Jock McNab 29 2 3 0 1 0 33 2
GK Frank Mitchell 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
DF Edward Parry 7 0 0 0 0 0 7 0
GK Elisha Scott 39 0 3 0 1 0 43 0
FW Danny Shone 15 6 0 0 0 0 15 6
DF Harold Wadsworth 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
MF Walter Wadsworth 38 0 3 1 1 0 42 1

Transfers[edit | edit source]

In[edit | edit source]

Player From Fee Date
Fred Hopkin Man Utd £2,800 May 1921
Harry Beadles Grayson's Unknown 12 May 1921
Cyril Gilhespy Sunderland Unknown August 1921

Out[edit | edit source]

Player To Fee Date
Albert Pearson Port Vale Unknown 1921
William Jenkinson Wigan Borough Unknown June 1921
John Miller Aberdeen Unknown 8 June 1921


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