Match details

Liverpool 0 - 2 Bristol Rovers

Game date: Wednesday 7 September 1955 at 18:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 38,221
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Bert Tann
   

Opposition lineup

Howard Radford, Harry Bamford, Frank Allcock, Jackie Pitt, Ian Muir, Peter Sampson, George Petherbridge, Alfie Biggs, Barrie Meyer, Geoff Bradford, John Watling

Opposition goals

Geoff Bradford
Alfie Biggs

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.59
- Average age of the Bristol Rovers starting lineup: 28.15
- Liverpool league position after match: 11
- Bristol Rovers league position after match: 2
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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 Lincoln City 6 4 1 1 18 7 3 1 0 15 5 1 0 1 3 2 9
2 Bristol Rovers 6 4 1 1 15 10 2 0 0 8 4 2 1 1 7 6 9
3 Fulham 6 3 2 1 15 5 2 1 0 9 2 1 1 1 6 3 8
4 Leeds United 6 4 0 2 6 3 3 0 0 4 0 1 0 2 2 3 8
5 Bristol City 6 4 0 2 15 9 3 0 1 10 5 1 0 1 5 4 8
6 Sheffield Wednesday 6 3 2 1 15 9 2 1 0 10 5 1 1 1 5 4 8
7 Stoke City 6 4 0 2 13 10 1 0 1 3 2 3 0 1 10 8 8
8 Port Vale 5 3 1 1 8 3 2 1 0 6 2 1 0 1 2 1 7
9 Barnsley 6 2 3 1 11 12 2 1 0 8 5 0 2 1 3 7 7
10 Doncaster Rovers 6 2 2 2 16 14 2 1 1 12 8 0 1 1 4 6 6
11 Liverpool 6 2 2 2 10 10 1 0 2 3 5 1 2 0 7 5 6
12 Middlesbrough 5 2 1 2 9 6 2 1 0 8 2 0 0 2 1 4 5
13 Blackburn Rovers 5 2 1 2 6 8 1 1 1 4 5 1 0 1 2 3 5
14 Rotherham United 6 1 3 2 6 10 1 1 1 2 3 0 2 1 4 7 5
15 Nottingham Forest 5 2 0 3 9 12 1 0 2 5 6 1 0 1 4 6 4
16 Swansea City 5 2 0 3 8 12 2 0 0 6 3 0 0 3 2 9 4
17 Leicester City 6 2 0 4 12 21 1 0 1 5 4 1 0 3 7 17 4
18 Notts County 6 1 2 3 8 17 1 1 0 5 4 0 1 3 3 13 4
19 West Ham United 6 1 1 4 11 13 1 1 1 7 4 0 0 3 4 9 3
20 Bury 5 1 1 3 7 13 1 0 1 2 5 0 1 2 5 8 3
21 Plymouth Argyle 6 1 1 4 7 13 0 1 2 3 5 1 0 2 4 8 3
22 Hull City 6 1 0 5 4 12 1 0 2 4 6 0 0 3 0 6 2
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