Match details

Charlton Athletic 3 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 26 December 1959 at 14:15 Stadium: The Valley
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 15,491
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Kingston C
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: James Trotter
   

Opposition lineup

William Duff, Trevor Edwards, Don Townsend, John D Hewie, Gordon Jago, Fred Lucas, Sam Lawrie, Jim Fryatt, Stuart E Leary, Ron White, Johnny Summers

Opposition goals

Jim Fryatt 34'
Jim Fryatt 74'
Sam Lawrie 89'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.83
- Average age of the Charlton Athletic starting lineup: 26.72
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Charlton Athletic league position after match: 6
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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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 24 16 5 3 57 19 11 0 0 37 5 5 5 3 20 14 37
2 Cardiff City 23 14 6 3 48 30 9 1 1 30 17 5 5 2 18 13 34
3 Rotherham United 23 13 7 3 43 30 5 4 2 16 12 8 3 1 27 18 33
4 Middlesbrough 23 12 4 7 54 36 8 3 0 31 9 4 1 7 23 27 28
5 Huddersfield Town 23 10 7 6 43 27 7 2 3 27 14 3 5 3 16 13 27
6 Charlton Athletic 23 7 11 5 49 49 5 6 1 29 17 2 5 4 20 32 25
7 Stoke City 24 9 7 8 45 46 5 3 5 27 25 4 4 3 18 21 25
8 Sheffield United 23 9 6 8 37 32 5 2 4 23 16 4 4 4 14 16 24
9 Scunthorpe United 23 8 8 7 32 35 5 5 1 23 12 3 3 6 9 23 24
10 Leyton Orient 23 8 7 8 44 35 7 2 4 31 17 1 5 4 13 18 23
11 Swansea City 22 9 5 8 45 42 6 3 1 26 15 3 2 7 19 27 23
12 Liverpool 23 9 5 9 44 43 7 2 2 28 20 2 3 7 16 23 23
13 Bristol Rovers 23 8 7 8 37 45 5 5 2 23 19 3 2 6 14 26 23
14 Lincoln City 23 10 2 11 41 42 6 1 5 22 14 4 1 6 19 28 22
15 Ipswich Town 23 9 3 11 45 39 8 2 2 33 13 1 1 9 12 26 21
16 Sunderland 23 6 7 10 30 42 4 4 4 19 18 2 3 6 11 24 19
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 23 6 6 11 32 42 3 4 4 16 16 3 2 7 16 26 18
18 Portsmouth 23 6 5 12 34 43 3 3 5 19 19 3 2 7 15 24 17
19 Plymouth Argyle 23 6 5 12 38 59 5 2 5 24 27 1 3 7 14 32 17
20 Derby County 23 5 5 13 34 49 3 4 4 16 18 2 1 9 18 31 15
21 Bristol City 22 6 2 14 31 51 4 1 6 11 16 2 1 8 20 35 14
22 Hull City 23 5 4 14 25 52 3 3 6 14 24 2 1 8 11 28 14
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