Match details

Preston North End 1 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 4 November 1961 at 15:00 Stadium: Deepdale
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 29,243
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Hamer L
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: James Milne
   

Opposition lineup

Alan Kelly, Willie Cunningham, George Ross, John Wylie, Tony Singleton, Dave Barber, Alec Alston, Alfie Biggs, Alex Dawson, David Sneddon, Peter Thompson

Opposition goals

David Sneddon 78'

Notes

- Ian Callaghan scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.46
- Average age of the Preston North End starting lineup: 24.53
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Preston North End league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

Other games during this season

2nd Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Liverpool 16 12 2 2 43 13 6 1 0 26 5 6 1 2 17 8 26
2 Southampton 17 7 5 5 31 21 3 3 3 17 11 4 2 2 14 10 19
3 Scunthorpe United 16 8 3 5 38 30 6 2 0 28 12 2 1 5 10 18 19
4 Sunderland 16 8 3 5 31 24 6 0 1 19 7 2 3 4 12 17 19
5 Rotherham United 15 8 3 4 33 30 4 2 0 16 8 4 1 4 17 22 19
6 Derby County 16 8 3 5 32 30 6 1 1 19 9 2 2 4 13 21 19
7 Leyton Orient 16 7 4 5 30 20 5 1 2 15 7 2 3 3 15 13 18
8 Luton Town 16 9 0 7 39 30 5 0 3 23 17 4 0 4 16 13 18
9 Huddersfield Town 16 6 4 6 25 24 5 3 0 18 7 1 1 6 7 17 16
10 Walsall 16 6 4 6 27 31 4 3 2 16 14 2 1 4 11 17 16
11 Norwich City 16 5 6 5 23 26 4 2 2 15 13 1 4 3 8 13 16
12 Swansea City 16 5 6 5 27 33 5 2 1 16 11 0 4 4 11 22 16
13 Brighton & Hove Albion 16 5 6 5 22 31 3 3 2 10 10 2 3 3 12 21 16
14 Newcastle United 16 6 3 7 28 19 4 3 2 17 8 2 0 5 11 11 15
15 Plymouth Argyle 16 6 3 7 25 34 3 2 3 14 16 3 1 4 11 18 15
16 Bury 16 7 0 9 21 36 5 0 3 16 16 2 0 6 5 20 14
17 Middlesbrough 15 5 3 7 24 25 5 1 3 18 13 0 2 4 6 12 13
18 Bristol Rovers 16 6 1 9 25 29 5 0 3 18 12 1 1 6 7 17 13
19 Preston North End 17 4 5 8 19 26 2 2 4 9 12 2 3 4 10 14 13
20 Stoke City 16 4 4 8 23 25 4 2 2 15 7 0 2 6 8 18 12
21 Leeds United 16 4 3 9 17 29 3 2 3 9 9 1 1 6 8 20 11
22 Charlton Athletic 16 3 3 10 20 37 2 2 4 11 14 1 1 6 9 23 9
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