Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Charlton Athletic

Game date: Monday 28 December 1959 at 19:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 25,658
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Cook J
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

Notes

- Tommy Leishman makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.8
- Average age of the Charlton Athletic starting lineup: 26.73
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Charlton Athletic league position after match: 10
- 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 25 16 6 3 58 20 11 1 0 38 6 5 5 3 20 14 38
2 Cardiff City 24 14 6 4 49 32 9 1 1 30 17 5 5 3 19 15 34
3 Rotherham United 24 13 7 4 43 33 5 4 2 16 12 8 3 2 27 21 33
4 Middlesbrough 24 13 4 7 57 36 9 3 0 34 9 4 1 7 23 27 30
5 Huddersfield Town 24 10 7 7 45 30 7 2 4 29 17 3 5 3 16 13 27
6 Stoke City 25 10 7 8 48 48 5 3 5 27 25 5 4 3 21 23 27
7 Sheffield United 24 10 6 8 39 33 6 2 4 25 17 4 4 4 14 16 26
8 Swansea City 23 10 5 8 48 42 7 3 1 29 15 3 2 7 19 27 25
9 Liverpool 24 10 5 9 46 43 8 2 2 30 20 2 3 7 16 23 25
10 Charlton Athletic 24 7 11 6 49 51 5 6 1 29 17 2 5 5 20 34 25
11 Leyton Orient 24 8 8 8 45 36 7 2 4 31 17 1 6 4 14 19 24
12 Scunthorpe United 24 8 8 8 32 38 5 5 1 23 12 3 3 7 9 26 24
13 Ipswich Town 24 10 3 11 49 40 8 2 2 33 13 2 1 9 16 27 23
14 Lincoln City 24 10 3 11 41 42 6 2 5 22 14 4 1 6 19 28 23
15 Bristol Rovers 24 8 7 9 37 48 5 5 2 23 19 3 2 7 14 29 23
16 Sunderland 24 6 8 10 30 42 4 4 4 19 18 2 4 6 11 24 20
17 Portsmouth 24 6 6 12 35 44 3 4 5 20 20 3 2 7 15 24 18
18 Brighton & Hove Albion 24 6 6 12 33 46 3 4 5 17 20 3 2 7 16 26 18
19 Derby County 24 6 5 13 37 49 4 4 4 19 18 2 1 9 18 31 17
20 Plymouth Argyle 24 6 5 13 39 61 5 2 5 24 27 1 3 8 15 34 17
21 Bristol City 23 7 2 14 33 52 5 1 6 13 17 2 1 8 20 35 16
22 Hull City 24 5 5 14 26 53 3 3 6 14 24 2 2 8 12 29 15
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