Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Brighton & Hove Albion

Game date: Saturday 3 February 1962 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 36,414
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Leafe RJ
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: George Curtis
   

Opposition lineup

Charlie Baker, Bob McNichol, Bobby Baxter, Jack Bertolini, Roy Jennings, Steve Burtenshaw, Mike Tiddy, Ian McNeill, Tony Sitford, Tony Nicholas, Johnny Goodchild

Opposition goals

Tony Sitford 1'

Notes

- Gerry Byrne scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.48
- Average age of the Brighton & Hove Albion starting lineup: 26.9
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Brighton & Hove Albion league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
Ian Callaghan 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 27 18 4 5 64 26 11 2 0 44 12 7 2 5 20 14 40
2 Leyton Orient 27 16 5 6 54 28 10 1 3 29 11 6 4 3 25 17 37
3 Southampton 28 14 6 8 54 38 9 3 3 34 16 5 3 5 20 22 34
4 Plymouth Argyle 28 13 6 9 50 47 8 3 3 31 20 5 3 6 19 27 32
5 Sunderland 27 13 5 9 55 38 11 1 1 41 13 2 4 8 14 25 31
6 Scunthorpe United 26 12 6 8 59 46 7 3 2 35 18 5 3 6 24 28 30
7 Stoke City 27 12 6 9 42 35 9 2 2 26 12 3 4 7 16 23 30
8 Derby County 28 12 6 10 53 50 8 4 2 31 19 4 2 8 22 31 30
9 Rotherham United 26 12 6 8 52 49 7 4 2 27 17 5 2 6 25 32 30
10 Luton Town 27 12 3 12 53 48 7 1 4 32 23 5 2 8 21 25 27
11 Preston North End 28 10 6 12 35 40 7 2 5 22 18 3 4 7 13 22 26
12 Walsall 26 10 5 11 41 46 8 4 2 27 15 2 1 9 14 31 25
13 Norwich City 28 9 7 12 43 56 7 3 4 27 24 2 4 8 16 32 25
14 Huddersfield Town 26 8 8 10 38 38 6 4 2 22 11 2 4 8 16 27 24
15 Swansea City 27 8 8 11 41 60 8 3 3 26 19 0 5 8 15 41 24
16 Newcastle United 27 8 7 12 44 39 5 5 4 28 19 3 2 8 16 20 23
17 Bury 26 10 2 14 34 54 6 2 5 22 24 4 0 9 12 30 22
18 Brighton & Hove Albion 27 7 8 12 30 55 4 5 4 14 17 3 3 8 16 38 22
19 Leeds United 27 8 5 14 33 46 6 3 5 16 15 2 2 9 17 31 21
20 Middlesbrough 26 7 6 13 46 51 5 3 5 24 22 2 3 8 22 29 20
21 Bristol Rovers 28 9 2 17 37 56 7 0 7 24 23 2 2 10 13 33 20
22 Charlton Athletic 25 7 5 13 36 48 6 3 5 24 20 1 2 8 12 28 19
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