Match details

Liverpool 4 - 3 Leyton Orient

Game date: Saturday 21 November 1959 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 34,321
Half - time score: 2 - 3 Referee: Ellis AE
Manager: Caretaker Manager Opposition manager: Les Gore
   

Opposition lineup

Dave Groombridge, George Wright, Stanley Charlton, Ken Facey, Sid Bishop, Dennis Sorrell, Phil White, Eddie Brown, Tommy Johnston, Ronnie Foster, Terry McDonald

Opposition goals

Tommy Johnston 31'
Tommy Johnston 34'
Dennis Sorrell 41'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.47
- Average age of the Leyton Orient starting lineup: 28.36
- Liverpool league position after match: 8
- Leyton Orient league position after match: 6
- 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 19 12 5 2 45 16 8 0 0 27 4 4 5 2 18 12 29
2 Cardiff City 18 11 5 2 39 26 7 1 1 26 16 4 4 1 13 10 27
3 Rotherham United 18 10 6 2 36 24 4 4 1 14 9 6 2 1 22 15 26
4 Middlesbrough 18 9 4 5 39 24 7 3 0 27 8 2 1 5 12 16 22
5 Charlton Athletic 18 6 8 4 42 43 4 4 1 23 14 2 4 3 19 29 20
6 Leyton Orient 18 7 5 6 38 29 6 1 2 26 12 1 4 4 12 17 19
7 Huddersfield Town 18 7 5 6 31 23 4 2 3 17 12 3 3 3 14 11 19
8 Liverpool 18 7 5 6 39 34 6 2 1 25 15 1 3 5 14 19 19
9 Sheffield United 18 7 5 6 32 28 5 2 3 23 15 2 3 3 9 13 19
10 Sunderland 18 6 7 5 25 29 4 4 0 15 7 2 3 5 10 22 19
11 Stoke City 19 6 6 7 36 39 4 2 4 21 18 2 4 3 15 21 18
12 Ipswich Town 18 8 1 9 36 29 7 0 2 26 9 1 1 7 10 20 17
13 Swansea City 17 6 5 6 33 34 4 3 1 17 13 2 2 5 16 21 17
14 Bristol Rovers 18 5 7 6 27 35 3 5 1 18 15 2 2 5 9 20 17
15 Scunthorpe United 18 5 7 6 21 27 3 5 1 15 10 2 2 5 6 17 17
16 Lincoln City 18 7 2 9 32 33 4 1 4 17 12 3 1 5 15 21 16
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 18 5 6 7 28 30 2 4 3 14 14 3 2 4 14 16 16
18 Derby County 18 5 4 9 29 39 3 3 3 14 15 2 1 6 15 24 14
19 Plymouth Argyle 18 4 4 10 25 41 3 2 4 15 18 1 2 6 10 23 12
20 Hull City 18 4 4 10 18 41 3 3 4 13 20 1 1 6 5 21 12
21 Bristol City 17 5 1 11 24 38 4 0 5 10 13 1 1 6 14 25 11
22 Portsmouth 18 3 4 11 22 35 2 2 4 12 13 1 2 7 10 22 10
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