Match details

Bury 3 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 12 March 1955 at 15:00 Stadium: Gigg Lane
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 16,081
Half - time score: 1 - 2
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: David Russell
   

Opposition lineup

Chris Conway, Don Wilson, Bill Redman, Tommy Daniel, Norman Neilson, Les Bardsley, Johnny Robinson, Doug Clarke, Doug Fletcher, Stan Pearson, Cecil Law

Opposition goals

Stan Pearson
Stan Pearson
Doug Fletcher

Notes

- Fred Tomley makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.53
- Average age of the Bury starting lineup: 26.55
- Liverpool league position after match: 10
- Bury league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
British Rail Handbill

Other games during this season

2nd Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Blackburn Rovers 33 19 3 11 99 66 12 1 3 66 27 7 2 8 33 39 41
2 Luton Town 31 18 5 8 68 38 14 1 1 44 15 4 4 7 24 23 41
3 Leeds United 33 17 5 11 52 47 10 4 3 32 19 7 1 8 20 28 39
4 Rotherham United 31 17 3 11 70 53 11 1 3 42 17 6 2 8 28 36 37
5 Stoke City 30 14 8 8 47 34 8 4 4 26 16 6 4 4 21 18 36
6 West Ham United 31 14 8 9 61 54 9 4 2 37 20 5 4 7 24 34 36
7 Birmingham City 28 14 6 8 57 29 9 3 2 39 14 5 3 6 18 15 34
8 Notts County 30 15 4 11 54 52 9 2 4 32 22 6 2 7 22 30 34
9 Middlesbrough 32 15 4 13 57 60 11 0 5 38 20 4 4 8 19 40 34
10 Liverpool 31 14 5 12 69 67 11 3 2 44 24 3 2 10 25 43 33
11 Fulham 30 13 6 11 62 61 9 3 3 38 21 4 3 8 24 40 32
12 Swansea City 31 12 7 12 64 62 11 2 2 43 18 1 5 10 21 44 31
13 Bristol Rovers 31 13 5 13 61 59 11 3 2 42 18 2 2 11 19 41 31
14 Bury 31 11 8 12 59 59 6 4 6 30 30 5 4 6 29 29 30
15 Hull City 31 10 8 13 36 46 6 3 7 25 25 4 5 6 11 21 28
16 Doncaster Rovers 30 12 4 14 45 66 8 3 3 25 20 4 1 11 20 46 28
17 Nottingham Forest 31 11 5 15 39 46 5 3 8 20 24 6 2 7 19 22 27
18 Lincoln City 30 9 8 13 53 63 6 4 4 30 26 3 4 9 23 37 26
19 Port Vale 31 7 10 14 35 55 6 6 3 22 15 1 4 11 13 40 24
20 Plymouth Argyle 33 8 7 18 46 69 6 4 6 21 24 2 3 12 25 45 23
21 Derby County 33 6 8 19 45 64 5 5 6 33 26 1 3 13 12 38 20
22 Ipswich Town 32 8 3 21 48 77 7 2 8 31 26 1 1 13 17 51 19
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