Goals he scored in 1947-1948

Min. Opponent Date Venue Competition Match Report
57' Preston North End 23 August Anfield League View report
30' Stoke City 30 August Victoria Ground League View report
34' Stoke City 30 August Victoria Ground League View report
87' Chelsea 11 October Anfield League View report
41' Sunderland 15 November Roker Park League View report
80' Blackburn Rovers 22 November Anfield League View report
20' Preston North End 20 December Deepdale League View report
75' Arsenal 27 December Highbury League View report
82' Nottingham Forest 10 January Anfield FA Cup View report
41' Sheffield United 26 March Anfield League View report
80' Everton 21 April Anfield League View report

King Billy quote

"We went to Birmingham, had a pre match meal of boiled potatoes, chicken and rice pudding. It was the middle of winter, the pitch was frozen, it was hard underneath and wet on top. In those days, there were no rubber boots, so they came out with plimsolls on. They were five up in a quarter of an hour. We could not keep our feet! We lost another four in the second half and Billy Liddell’s one goal was the best of the ten! He cut through the middle and lambasted it right into the top corner of the net past the English goalkeeper Gill Merrick.

He was a very well balanced player, how he kept his balance I don’t know, he was playing centre forward, which is another reason I was able to get in the team, because he was switched from the left wing where he was scoring six goals a season, to up front where he was getting 20-30 goals every year. It was Liddellpool in those days, and while he was doing that, I was getting more experience on the wing."

Alan A'Court - Liverpool 1952-1964 (asked by LFChistory.net on the rather dubious claim to fame of being part of the side that recorded the heaviest loss in Liverpool’s history, a 9-1 defeat to Birmingham)

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