Match details

Rotherham United 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 26 December 1961 at 15:00 Stadium: Millmoor
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 13,577
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Thomas Johnston
   

Opposition lineup

Gordon Morritt, Peter Perry, Lol Morgan, Roy Lambert, Peter Madden, Ken Waterhouse, Barry Webster, Don Weston, Brian Sawyer, Keith Houghton, Brian Taylor

Opposition goals

Don Weston 90'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.65
- Average age of the Rotherham United starting lineup: 26.11
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Rotherham United league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Ron Yeats is Liverpool's captain for the first time due to Dick White's injury.

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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 24 16 3 5 55 20 9 2 0 36 7 7 1 5 19 13 35
2 Leyton Orient 23 13 5 5 44 23 9 1 2 24 8 4 4 3 20 15 31
3 Derby County 24 11 6 7 49 45 7 4 1 28 17 4 2 6 21 28 28
4 Sunderland 24 11 5 8 47 36 9 1 1 33 12 2 4 7 14 24 27
5 Scunthorpe United 23 11 4 8 54 42 7 2 2 34 17 4 2 6 20 25 26
6 Southampton 24 10 6 8 43 34 6 3 3 24 12 4 3 5 19 22 26
7 Stoke City 24 10 6 8 38 32 8 2 2 24 11 2 4 6 14 21 26
8 Rotherham United 23 10 6 7 49 47 6 4 1 25 15 4 2 6 24 32 26
9 Plymouth Argyle 24 11 4 9 43 43 6 2 3 25 17 5 2 6 18 26 26
10 Norwich City 24 9 7 8 38 45 7 3 3 27 23 2 4 5 11 22 25
11 Luton Town 24 10 3 11 46 43 6 1 4 27 22 4 2 7 19 21 23
12 Walsall 23 9 5 9 38 40 7 4 2 25 14 2 1 7 13 26 23
13 Huddersfield Town 23 8 6 9 36 35 6 3 1 21 9 2 3 8 15 26 22
14 Preston North End 25 8 6 11 29 35 5 2 5 17 15 3 4 6 12 20 22
15 Swansea City 23 7 8 8 36 49 7 3 1 22 13 0 5 7 14 36 22
16 Bury 23 9 2 12 29 47 5 2 5 20 23 4 0 7 9 24 20
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 24 6 8 10 27 50 3 5 4 13 17 3 3 6 14 33 20
18 Newcastle United 23 7 5 11 39 34 5 4 4 27 18 2 1 7 12 16 19
19 Leeds United 23 7 5 11 30 41 5 3 4 15 14 2 2 7 15 27 19
20 Middlesbrough 23 7 4 12 42 46 5 2 5 23 21 2 2 7 19 25 18
21 Bristol Rovers 24 8 2 14 33 45 7 0 6 24 21 1 2 8 9 24 18
22 Charlton Athletic 23 6 4 13 32 45 5 2 5 20 17 1 2 8 12 28 16
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