Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Aston Villa

Game date: Saturday 7 November 1959 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 49,981
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Tuck KR
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Joe Mercer
   

Opposition lineup

Nigel Sims, Stan Lynn, John Neal, Vic Crowe, Jimmy Dugdale, Pat Saward, Jimmy MacEwan, Bobby Thomson, Gerry Hitchens, Ron Wylie, Peter McParland

Opposition goals

Peter McParland 59'

Notes

- Dave Hickson makes his LFC debut
- Dave Hickson scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.78
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 27.65
- Liverpool league position after match: 8
- Aston Villa league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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2nd Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Aston Villa 17 10 5 2 29 15 7 0 0 16 3 3 5 2 13 12 25
2 Cardiff City 16 11 3 2 33 20 7 0 1 22 12 4 3 1 11 8 25
3 Rotherham United 16 8 6 2 31 21 3 4 1 12 8 5 2 1 19 13 22
4 Middlesbrough 16 8 4 4 34 22 6 3 0 22 7 2 1 4 12 15 20
5 Leyton Orient 16 7 5 4 33 22 6 1 1 24 9 1 4 3 9 13 19
6 Charlton Athletic 16 6 7 3 39 30 4 3 1 21 12 2 4 2 18 18 19
7 Sheffield United 16 7 4 5 27 22 5 1 3 20 12 2 3 2 7 10 18
8 Liverpool 16 6 5 5 33 27 5 2 1 21 12 1 3 4 12 15 17
9 Stoke City 17 6 5 6 30 32 4 2 3 19 15 2 3 3 11 17 17
10 Sunderland 16 5 7 4 21 24 3 4 0 12 5 2 3 4 9 19 17
11 Huddersfield Town 16 6 4 6 26 20 4 1 3 15 10 2 3 3 11 10 16
12 Ipswich Town 16 7 1 8 35 26 6 0 2 25 9 1 1 6 10 17 15
13 Swansea City 15 6 3 6 30 31 4 2 1 17 13 2 1 5 13 18 15
14 Brighton & Hove Albion 16 5 5 6 25 25 2 3 3 12 12 3 2 3 13 13 15
15 Bristol Rovers 16 4 7 5 23 28 2 5 1 15 13 2 2 4 8 15 15
16 Scunthorpe United 16 4 7 5 18 22 2 5 1 12 9 2 2 4 6 13 15
17 Lincoln City 16 6 1 9 26 29 3 1 4 13 10 3 0 5 13 19 13
18 Bristol City 15 5 1 9 22 30 4 0 4 10 8 1 1 5 12 22 11
19 Derby County 16 4 3 9 24 37 2 3 3 11 15 2 0 6 13 22 11
20 Plymouth Argyle 16 3 4 9 21 36 3 2 3 14 15 0 2 6 7 21 10
21 Hull City 16 3 3 10 15 40 2 3 4 10 19 1 0 6 5 21 9
22 Portsmouth 16 2 4 10 17 33 1 2 4 8 13 1 2 6 9 20 8
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