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1948-49 season
General information
Manager

George Kay

Captain

Jack Balmer

Performance
Division 1

12th

FA Cup

5th round

Top scorers
Attendances
Average

45,125

The 1948-49 season was Liverpool's 57th season of football since they were established.

Squad

LiverpoolSquad1948-1949

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

Friendlies

Pre-season

No pre-season friendlies were played this season.

Other friendlies

Date Opponent Score Scorers
26 February 1949 Newcastle United 1-1 Jones

Results

League

Date Opponent Score Scorers
21 August 1948 Aston Vill 1-2 Balmer (73)
25 August 1948 Sheffield United 3-3 Balmer 2, Liddell
28 August 1948 Sunderland 4-0 Liddell (44), Fagan (47), Watkinson, Balmer (80)
30 August 1948 Sheffield United 2-1 Shannon (22), Liddell (48)
4 September 1948 Wolves 0-0
8 September 1948 Arsenal 1-1 Liddell (50)
11 September 1948 Bolton 0-1
15 September 1948 Arsenal 0-1
18 September 1948 Everton 1-1 Fagan (80)
25 September 1948 Blackpool 0-1
2 October 1948 Derby 0-0
9 October 1948 Chelsea 1-1 Payne (87)
16 October 1948 Birmingham 1-0 Done (37)
23 October 1948 Middlesbrough 4-0 Balmer (25), Stubbins (75), Liddell (pen 77), Whitaker (og 89)
30 October 1948 Newcastle 0-1
6 November 1948 Portsmouth 3-1 Liddell (9), Balmer (18), Done (77)
13 November 1948 Man City 4-2 Payne (10), Done (12, 20), Taylor (30)
20 November 1948 Charlton 1-1 Done (21)
27 November 1948 Stoke 0-3
4 December 1948 Burnley 1-1 Done (79)
11 December 1948 Preston 2-3 Done (24, 54)
18 December 1948 Aston Villa 1-1 Done (10)
25 December 1948 Man Utd 0-0
27 December 1948 Man Utd 0-2
1 January 1949 Sunderland 2-0 Hall (og 11), Liddell (pen 86)
22 January 1949 Bolton 3-0 Balmer (14), Stubbins (70), Gillies (og 75)
5 February 1949 Everton 0-0
19 February 1949 Blackpool 1-1 Balmer (25)
5 March 1949 Chelsea 1-2 Payne (34)
12 March 1949 Birmingham 1-0 Done (59)
19 March 1949 Charlton 1-2 Balmer (35)
26 March 1949 Stoke 4-0 Stubbins (?, ?), Done (67), Balmer (88)
2 April 1949 Portsmouth 2-3 Stubbins (52), Paisley (54)
6 April 1949 Wolves 0-0
9 April 1949 Man City 0-1
15 April 1949 Huddersfield 0-1
16 April 1949 Middlesbrough 1-0 Balmer (6)
18 April 1949 Huddersfield 4-0 Balmer (18, 84), Baron (24), Liddell (40)
23 April 1949 Newcastle 1-1 Baron (55)
30 April 1949 Burnley 2-0 Balmer (85), Stubbins (88)
4 May 1949 Derby 0-3
7 May 1949 Preston 0-2

FA Cup

Round Date Opponent Score Scorers
3 8 January 1949 Nottingham Forest 2-2 Fagan (78), Done (90)
3 (R) 15 January 1949 Nottingham Forest 4-0 Payne (28), Balmer (68, 89), Stubbins (76)
4 29 January 1949 Notts County 1-0 Liddell (58)
5 12 February 1949 Wolves 1-3 Done (62)

Tables

League

Pos Club Pld W D L F A G. Avg Pts
11Stoke 421691766680.9741
12Liverpool 4213141553431.2340
13Chelsea 4212141669681.0138

Player stats

Pos. Name League FA Cup Total
Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals

Transfers

In

Player From Fee Date

Out

Player To Fee Date


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