Match details

Liverpool 3 - 0 Sheffield United

Game date: Saturday 16 January 1960 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 33,297
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Pickles JS
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: John Harris
   

Opposition lineup

Alan Hodgkinson, Cec Coldwell, Graham Shaw, Brian Richardson, Joe Shaw, Gerry Summers, Kevin Lewis, Willie Hamilton, Derek Pace, Bobby Rooney, Ron Simpson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.17
- Average age of the Sheffield United starting lineup: 25.42
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Sheffield United league position after match: 8
- 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 27 18 6 3 65 22 12 1 0 42 7 6 5 3 23 15 42
2 Cardiff City 26 16 6 4 57 33 10 1 1 35 18 6 5 3 22 15 38
3 Rotherham United 26 14 7 5 47 36 6 4 2 19 13 8 3 3 28 23 35
4 Middlesbrough 26 14 5 7 62 38 10 3 0 37 9 4 2 7 25 29 33
5 Huddersfield Town 26 11 7 8 48 32 7 2 4 29 17 4 5 4 19 15 29
6 Liverpool 26 12 5 9 50 43 9 2 2 33 20 3 3 7 17 23 29
7 Stoke City 27 11 7 9 52 50 6 3 5 31 25 5 4 4 21 25 29
8 Sheffield United 26 11 6 9 43 36 7 2 4 29 17 4 4 5 14 19 28
9 Ipswich Town 26 12 3 11 56 43 9 2 2 39 16 3 1 9 17 27 27
10 Charlton Athletic 26 8 11 7 53 58 6 6 1 32 19 2 5 6 21 39 27
11 Leyton Orient 26 9 8 9 50 43 8 2 4 33 18 1 6 5 17 25 26
12 Scunthorpe United 26 9 8 9 34 41 6 5 2 25 15 3 3 7 9 26 26
13 Swansea City 25 10 5 10 49 49 7 3 2 30 18 3 2 8 19 31 25
14 Lincoln City 26 10 4 12 44 46 6 2 6 22 15 4 2 6 22 31 24
15 Bristol Rovers 26 8 8 10 41 55 5 6 2 26 22 3 2 8 15 33 24
16 Sunderland 26 7 8 11 35 44 5 4 4 23 18 2 4 7 12 26 22
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 26 7 7 12 37 49 4 4 5 19 21 3 3 7 18 28 21
18 Derby County 26 7 5 14 39 52 5 4 4 21 18 2 1 10 18 34 19
19 Portsmouth 26 6 7 13 37 50 3 5 5 22 22 3 2 8 15 28 19
20 Plymouth Argyle 26 6 6 14 41 67 5 3 5 26 29 1 3 9 15 38 18
21 Bristol City 25 7 2 16 34 58 5 1 7 13 20 2 1 9 21 38 16
22 Hull City 26 5 5 16 28 57 3 3 7 14 25 2 2 9 14 32 15
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