Match details

Port Vale 1 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 3 December 1955 at 14:15 Stadium: Vale Park
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 16,191
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Frederick Steele
   

Opposition lineup

Ray King, Reg Potts, Basil Hayward, Albert Leake, Tom Cheadle, Roy Sproson, Colin Askey, Tom Conway, Len Stephenson, PG Wildigg, Jack Cunliffe

Opposition goals

Len Stephenson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.39
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Port Vale league position after match: 13
- 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 Bristol City 19 12 3 4 48 29 9 1 1 31 13 3 2 3 17 16 27
2 Sheffield Wednesday 20 8 9 3 43 28 4 5 1 25 15 4 4 2 18 13 25
3 Swansea City 20 11 3 6 41 36 7 2 1 24 12 4 1 5 17 24 25
4 Bristol Rovers 19 11 2 6 49 35 7 0 1 29 12 4 2 5 20 23 24
5 Liverpool 19 9 4 6 41 28 7 1 2 24 10 2 3 4 17 18 22
6 Fulham 20 10 2 8 45 39 6 1 3 27 16 4 1 5 18 23 22
7 Leicester City 20 9 4 7 47 42 6 2 1 28 12 3 2 6 19 30 22
8 Leeds United 19 10 2 7 32 29 9 1 0 23 6 1 1 7 9 23 22
9 Stoke City 20 10 1 9 32 27 6 0 3 18 9 4 1 6 14 18 21
10 Blackburn Rovers 18 9 2 7 40 26 5 2 2 27 14 4 0 5 13 12 20
11 Lincoln City 19 8 4 7 31 24 6 3 1 23 9 2 1 6 8 15 20
12 Middlesbrough 18 7 5 6 32 33 6 2 1 22 12 1 3 5 10 21 19
13 Port Vale 18 6 7 5 23 23 4 4 2 12 7 2 3 3 11 16 19
14 Barnsley 20 6 7 7 26 37 6 2 2 19 16 0 5 5 7 21 19
15 Rotherham United 20 6 6 8 26 33 5 3 2 14 11 1 3 6 12 22 18
16 Nottingham Forest 18 8 1 9 28 33 4 1 4 14 12 4 0 5 14 21 17
17 Notts County 20 5 7 8 30 38 3 4 3 20 19 2 3 5 10 19 17
18 Doncaster Rovers 19 5 6 8 34 48 5 4 1 26 16 0 2 7 8 32 16
19 West Ham United 19 5 5 9 39 35 5 1 4 27 14 0 4 5 12 21 15
20 Bury 20 5 5 10 36 49 3 2 5 14 22 2 3 5 22 27 15
21 Plymouth Argyle 20 4 3 13 19 42 2 2 5 10 15 2 1 8 9 27 11
22 Hull City 19 3 2 14 20 48 2 2 5 14 19 1 0 9 6 29 8
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