Match details

2nd Division

Ninian Park | Sat 22 Aug 1959 at 15:15 UK local time

Cardiff City 3 - 2 Liverpool

Opposition goals


  • - Bert Slater makes his LFC debut
  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.02
  • - Average age of the Cardiff City starting lineup: 25.7
  • - Liverpool league position after match: 16
  • - Cardiff City league position after match: 7
  • - Click here to view the full league table after the match.
  • - The first time Liverpool have benefited from two own-goals in one game and that by the same player; Danny Malloy! The same Malloy also scored an own-goal when Liverpool played Cardiff two years earlier!

Other details

Manager: Phil Taylor
Opposition manager: William Jones
Attendance: 34,000
Half-time score: 1 - 2
Game number: 2362
League game number: 2153

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Match programme
Match programme
Billy Llddell on the cover of the Football Monthly
Billy Llddell on the cover of the Football Monthly
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Soccer Star Cutting