Match details

Swansea Town 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 5 November 1955 at 15:00 Stadium: Vetch Field
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 25,000
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Ronald Burgess
   

Opposition lineup

John King, Arthur Willis, Gilbert Beech, Melvyn Charles, Tom Kiley, Bryn Jones, Len Allchurch, Harry Griffiths, Terry Medwin, Ivor Allchurch, Cliff Jones

Opposition goals

Len Allchurch
Terry Medwin

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.48
- Average age of the Swansea Town starting lineup: 25.87
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Swansea Town league position after match: 1
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Swansea City 16 11 2 3 40 25 7 1 0 24 10 4 1 3 16 15 24
2 Bristol City 15 9 3 3 36 23 7 1 1 23 10 2 2 2 13 13 21
3 Sheffield Wednesday 16 6 8 2 35 22 3 4 1 21 13 3 4 1 14 9 20
4 Bristol Rovers 15 9 2 4 33 22 5 0 1 18 8 4 2 3 15 14 20
5 Fulham 16 8 2 6 40 28 5 1 2 24 13 3 1 4 16 15 18
6 Stoke City 16 9 0 7 29 23 5 0 2 15 6 4 0 5 14 17 18
7 Leeds United 15 8 2 5 20 18 7 1 0 16 4 1 1 5 4 14 18
8 Port Vale 14 6 5 3 19 12 4 3 1 11 5 2 2 2 8 7 17
9 Liverpool 15 7 3 5 29 22 5 1 2 15 9 2 2 3 14 13 17
10 Blackburn Rovers 14 7 2 5 28 21 3 2 2 17 13 4 0 3 11 8 16
11 Lincoln City 15 6 3 6 25 18 5 2 1 20 8 1 1 5 5 10 15
12 Middlesbrough 14 5 5 4 24 22 4 2 1 17 11 1 3 3 7 11 15
13 Leicester City 16 6 3 7 32 37 4 2 1 17 9 2 1 6 15 28 15
14 West Ham United 15 5 4 6 35 26 5 1 2 25 9 0 3 4 10 17 14
15 Notts County 16 4 6 6 23 31 2 3 3 14 16 2 3 3 9 15 14
16 Barnsley 16 4 6 6 18 30 4 2 2 13 12 0 4 4 5 18 14
17 Doncaster Rovers 15 4 5 6 29 38 4 3 1 22 13 0 2 5 7 25 13
18 Nottingham Forest 14 6 0 8 22 27 4 0 3 12 8 2 0 5 10 19 12
19 Rotherham United 16 4 4 8 19 30 4 2 2 11 9 0 2 6 8 21 12
20 Bury 16 3 5 8 28 42 2 2 4 12 20 1 3 4 16 22 11
21 Plymouth Argyle 16 3 2 11 13 33 1 2 4 5 8 2 0 7 8 25 8
22 Hull City 15 1 2 12 15 42 1 2 4 11 15 0 0 8 4 27 4
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