Match details

Liverpool 5 - 0 Swansea Town

Game date: Saturday 25 November 1961 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 35,725
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: McCabe G
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Trevor Morris
   

Opposition lineup

Noel Dwyer, Alan Sanders, Harry Griffiths, Mike Johnson, Mel Nurse, Brian Hughes, Barrie Jones, Herbie Williams, Brayley Reynolds, Peter Donnelly, Graham Williams

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.51
- Average age of the Swansea Town starting lineup: 24.71
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Swansea Town league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Gerry Byrne on the cover of the Liverpool Echo
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 19 14 3 2 51 15 7 2 0 32 6 7 1 2 19 9 31
2 Leyton Orient 19 9 5 5 36 21 6 1 2 19 8 3 4 3 17 13 23
3 Rotherham United 18 9 5 4 39 34 5 3 0 20 10 4 2 4 19 24 23
4 Scunthorpe United 19 9 4 6 45 35 7 2 1 33 15 2 2 5 12 20 22
5 Sunderland 19 9 4 6 35 29 7 1 1 23 10 2 3 5 12 19 22
6 Derby County 19 9 4 6 40 36 6 2 1 21 11 3 2 5 19 25 22
7 Southampton 19 8 5 6 35 25 4 3 3 19 11 4 2 3 16 14 21
8 Luton Town 19 9 3 7 42 33 5 1 3 23 17 4 2 4 19 16 21
9 Norwich City 19 7 6 6 28 33 6 2 2 20 15 1 4 4 8 18 20
10 Huddersfield Town 19 7 5 7 30 28 5 3 1 19 9 2 2 6 11 19 19
11 Newcastle United 19 7 4 8 34 24 5 3 2 22 10 2 1 6 12 14 18
12 Walsall 19 7 4 8 34 37 5 3 2 21 14 2 1 6 13 23 18
13 Swansea City 19 5 8 6 30 41 5 3 1 18 13 0 5 5 12 28 18
14 Plymouth Argyle 19 7 4 8 29 41 4 2 3 16 17 3 2 5 13 24 18
15 Brighton & Hove Albion 19 5 8 6 25 37 3 5 2 12 12 2 3 4 13 25 18
16 Bury 19 8 2 9 25 39 5 2 3 18 18 3 0 6 7 21 18
17 Stoke City 19 6 5 8 28 27 6 2 2 20 9 0 3 6 8 18 17
18 Leeds United 19 6 4 9 24 31 4 3 3 13 10 2 1 6 11 21 16
19 Middlesbrough 18 6 3 9 28 30 5 1 4 19 16 1 2 5 9 14 15
20 Preston North End 20 4 6 10 20 30 2 2 5 10 14 2 4 5 10 16 14
21 Bristol Rovers 19 6 1 12 28 40 5 0 5 19 18 1 1 7 9 22 13
22 Charlton Athletic 18 3 3 12 21 41 2 2 5 11 16 1 1 7 10 25 9
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