Match details

Liverpool 3 - 1 Leicester City

Game date: Saturday 21 January 1956 at 14:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 39,917
Half - time score: 2 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: David Halliday
   

Opposition lineup

Johnny Anderson, Willie Cunningham, John Ogilvie, Jack Froggatt, Gordon Fincham, Eddie Russell, Mal Griffiths, John Morris, Willie Gardiner, George Rowley, Derek Hogg

Opposition goals

George Rowley

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.52
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 28.33
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Leicester City league position after match: 4
- 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 28 11 11 6 63 42 7 5 2 39 20 4 6 4 24 22 33
2 Bristol Rovers 27 14 4 9 65 50 10 1 2 41 20 4 3 7 24 30 32
3 Bristol City 27 14 4 9 62 47 11 1 2 40 17 3 3 7 22 30 32
4 Leicester City 28 14 4 10 67 53 9 2 2 42 16 5 2 8 25 37 32
5 Leeds United 27 14 4 9 47 42 12 2 0 30 9 2 2 9 17 33 32
6 Swansea City 27 14 4 9 50 49 10 3 1 30 14 4 1 8 20 35 32
7 Liverpool 26 12 6 8 57 40 9 3 3 36 18 3 3 5 21 22 30
8 Fulham 28 14 2 12 61 56 10 1 3 41 20 4 1 9 20 36 30
9 Nottingham Forest 27 13 4 10 47 46 7 2 4 22 16 6 2 6 25 30 30
10 Port Vale 27 10 10 7 37 34 6 4 3 20 11 4 6 4 17 23 30
11 Stoke City 27 13 3 11 48 42 9 1 4 32 18 4 2 7 16 24 29
12 Lincoln City 26 11 6 9 48 36 8 4 1 33 11 3 2 8 15 25 28
13 Blackburn Rovers 27 12 4 11 55 47 6 4 4 37 25 6 0 7 18 22 28
14 Middlesbrough 27 10 6 11 46 54 8 3 2 31 19 2 3 9 15 35 26
15 Bury 28 9 7 12 52 64 5 4 5 23 27 4 3 7 29 37 25
16 Rotherham United 27 9 7 11 39 48 6 4 3 21 19 3 3 8 18 29 25
17 Doncaster Rovers 27 8 8 11 50 66 8 4 2 34 20 0 4 9 16 46 24
18 Barnsley 28 8 8 12 34 52 7 2 5 23 23 1 6 7 11 29 24
19 West Ham United 27 8 7 12 51 46 7 2 4 34 16 1 5 8 17 30 23
20 Notts County 28 8 7 13 42 49 5 4 5 28 23 3 3 8 14 26 23
21 Plymouth Argyle 28 6 5 17 33 59 4 4 6 22 21 2 1 11 11 38 17
22 Hull City 26 5 3 18 29 61 3 2 7 17 24 2 1 11 12 37 13
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