Manchester United v Liverpool, 27 August 1947

Score2-0 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueMaine Road
Attendance53,610

Goals:

Stan Pearson G
Johnny Morris G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jack Crompton
Full back Johnny Carey
Full back John Aston
Centre half Allenby Chilton
Wing half Jack Warner
Wing half Billy McGlen
Outside Left Charlie Mitten
Centre forward Jack Rowley
Winger Jimmy Delaney
Inside Forward Stan Pearson
Inside forward Johnny Morris

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Cyril Sidlow
Full back Jim Harley
Centre half Laurie Hughes
Wing half Bob Paisley
Wing Half/Inside forward Stan Palk
Centre forward Albert Stubbins
Centre forward Billy Watkinson
Forward Billy Liddell
Inside forward Jack Balmer
Inside Forward/Wing half Phil Taylor
Right back/Left back Ray Lambert