Match details

Stoke City 3 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 27 December 1955 at 14:15 Stadium: Victoria Ground
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 29,133
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Frank Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Wilf Hall, Jack Short, John McCue, Bobby Cairns, Kenny Thomson, Johnny Sellars, Tim Coleman, Frank Bowyer, Andy Graver, Johnny King, Harry Oscroft

Opposition goals

Tim Coleman
Andy Graver
Frank Bowyer

Notes

- Geoff Twentyman missed a penalty on 48'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.43
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 28.49
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Stoke City league position after match: 6
- 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 Sheffield Wednesday 25 10 11 4 55 34 6 5 2 34 18 4 6 2 21 16 31
2 Bristol City 24 13 3 8 58 43 10 1 2 38 16 3 2 6 20 27 29
3 Swansea City 25 13 3 9 48 48 9 2 1 28 13 4 1 8 20 35 29
4 Liverpool 24 11 6 7 53 37 8 3 2 32 15 3 3 5 21 22 28
5 Leicester City 25 12 4 9 61 50 8 2 2 38 16 4 2 7 23 34 28
6 Stoke City 25 13 2 10 46 39 9 0 3 30 15 4 2 7 16 24 28
7 Leeds United 24 13 2 9 43 39 11 1 0 27 7 2 1 9 16 32 28
8 Bristol Rovers 24 12 3 9 56 45 8 1 2 33 16 4 2 7 23 29 27
9 Lincoln City 24 10 6 8 44 31 8 4 1 33 11 2 2 7 11 20 26
10 Fulham 25 12 2 11 53 52 8 1 3 34 18 4 1 8 19 34 26
11 Nottingham Forest 23 12 1 10 40 41 7 1 4 21 15 5 0 6 19 26 25
12 Port Vale 23 9 7 7 32 31 5 4 3 17 10 4 3 4 15 21 25
13 Barnsley 25 8 8 9 34 44 7 2 3 23 18 1 6 6 11 26 24
14 Notts County 25 8 7 10 40 43 5 4 3 27 20 3 3 7 13 23 23
15 Doncaster Rovers 24 8 7 9 44 55 8 4 1 33 17 0 3 8 11 38 23
16 Middlesbrough 23 9 5 9 39 46 8 2 1 29 15 1 3 8 10 31 23
17 Rotherham United 25 8 6 11 34 44 6 3 3 18 16 2 3 8 16 28 22
18 Blackburn Rovers 23 9 3 11 47 42 5 3 4 33 22 4 0 7 14 20 21
19 West Ham United 24 7 6 11 48 42 7 1 4 33 15 0 5 7 15 27 20
20 Bury 25 7 6 12 45 62 4 3 5 19 26 3 3 7 26 36 20
21 Plymouth Argyle 25 6 4 15 30 52 4 3 5 20 16 2 1 10 10 36 16
22 Hull City 24 5 2 17 26 56 3 2 7 17 24 2 0 10 9 32 12
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