Match details

Liverpool 4 - 2 Bristol City

Game date: Wednesday 26 August 1959 at 19:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 33,071
Half - time score: 2 - 1 Referee: Crawford E
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Peter Doherty
   

Opposition lineup

Tony Cook, Gordon Hopkinson, Mike Thresher, Peter McCall, Alan Williams, Tommy Casey, Wally Hinshelwood, Tommy Cavanagh, John Atyeo, Jimmy Rogers, Johnny McCann

Opposition goals

John Atyeo 35'
Jimmy Rogers 48'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.07
- Average age of the Bristol City starting lineup: 27.4
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Bristol City league position after match: 18
- 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 Sheffield United 2 2 0 0 8 1 2 0 0 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 4
2 Huddersfield Town 2 2 0 0 6 1 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 4 1 4
3 Cardiff City 2 2 0 0 5 2 2 0 0 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 4
4 Portsmouth 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 2 0 3
5 Stoke City 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
6 Plymouth Argyle 2 1 0 1 5 3 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 2
7 Liverpool 2 1 0 1 6 5 1 0 0 4 2 0 0 1 2 3 2
8 Ipswich Town 2 1 0 1 5 5 1 0 1 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 2
9 Charlton Athletic 2 0 2 0 5 5 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 3 3 2
10 Bristol Rovers 2 0 2 0 4 4 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 2
11 Rotherham United 2 0 2 0 4 4 0 1 0 3 3 0 1 0 1 1 2
12 Aston Villa 2 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 2 2 2
13 Sunderland 2 1 0 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 2
14 Swansea City 2 1 0 1 3 5 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 1 1 4 2
15 Hull City 2 1 0 1 3 7 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 1 0 6 2
16 Leyton Orient 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
17 Derby County 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 2 1
18 Bristol City 2 0 1 1 3 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 5 1
19 Scunthorpe United 2 0 1 1 1 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 4 1
20 Middlesbrough 2 0 1 1 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 1
21 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 1 0 2 0
22 Lincoln City 2 0 0 2 1 4 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 0
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