Liverpool v Burnley 4-0 (League match)


Saturday, September 19 – 1953
Match: Football League, 1st Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:00.
Liverpool – Burnley 4-0 (4-0).
Attendance: 36,643.
Referee: Mr. L. Richardson (Doncaster).
Liverpool (2-3-5): Russell Crossley; Albert Childs, Eddie Spicer; Joe Maloney, Laurie Hughes, Bob Paisley; Brian Jackson, Kevin Baron, Louis Bimpson, Bill Jones, Liddell.
Burnley (2-3-5): Des Thompson; Eric Binns, Harry Mather; James Adamson, Tommy Cummings, Reg Attwell; Billy Gray, James McIlroy, Bill Holden, Les Shannon, David Cargill.
The goals: 1-0 Bimpson (1 min.), 2-0 Bimpson (6 min.), 3-0 Bimpson (24 min.), 4-0 Bimpson (44 min.).
** Some sources claim that Bimpson did not touch the ball for the first goal, and the goal is therefore in some channels credited to Jackson.

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