Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Leeds United

Game date: Wednesday 29 February 1956 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 21,068
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Raich Carter
   

Opposition lineup

Roy Wood, Jimmy Dunn, Jimmy Ashall, Archie Gibson, Jack Charlton, Eric Kerfoot, George Meek, John Charles, Bob Forrest, Albert Nightingale, Jack Overfield

Notes

- Joe Dickson makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.05
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 25.83
- Liverpool league position after match: 8
- Leeds United league position after match: 6
- 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 Sheffield Wednesday 32 14 11 7 71 46 9 5 2 45 22 5 6 5 26 24 39
2 Leicester City 32 16 5 11 77 57 11 2 2 51 17 5 3 9 26 40 37
3 Bristol Rovers 31 16 5 10 71 54 11 2 2 45 21 5 3 8 26 33 37
4 Bristol City 31 15 5 11 67 52 12 2 2 43 18 3 3 9 24 34 35
5 Swansea City 31 15 5 11 59 57 11 3 2 36 17 4 2 9 23 40 35
6 Leeds United 30 15 5 10 51 46 13 3 0 34 12 2 2 10 17 34 35
7 Port Vale 31 12 11 8 45 40 8 4 3 25 13 4 7 5 20 27 35
8 Liverpool 30 14 6 10 60 47 10 3 3 37 18 4 3 7 23 29 34
9 Fulham 31 14 4 13 63 59 10 2 3 42 21 4 2 10 21 38 32
10 Nottingham Forest 29 14 4 11 50 48 7 2 5 22 17 7 2 6 28 31 32
11 Blackburn Rovers 30 13 5 12 60 51 7 4 4 39 25 6 1 8 21 26 31
12 Stoke City 28 14 3 11 50 42 10 1 4 34 18 4 2 7 16 24 31
13 Lincoln City 28 12 6 10 51 40 9 4 1 36 12 3 2 9 15 28 30
14 Bury 30 10 8 12 57 68 6 5 5 28 31 4 3 7 29 37 28
15 Middlesbrough 29 11 6 12 49 57 9 3 3 34 22 2 3 9 15 35 28
16 Barnsley 32 9 10 13 38 57 8 3 5 26 25 1 7 8 12 32 28
17 West Ham United 29 9 8 12 54 47 8 2 4 36 16 1 6 8 18 31 26
18 Rotherham United 28 9 8 11 40 49 6 4 3 21 19 3 4 8 19 30 26
19 Doncaster Rovers 29 8 9 12 54 71 8 5 2 36 22 0 4 10 18 49 25
20 Notts County 32 9 7 16 47 63 6 4 6 32 28 3 3 10 15 35 25
21 Plymouth Argyle 32 7 6 19 39 67 5 5 6 26 21 2 1 13 13 46 20
22 Hull City 29 6 3 20 34 69 4 2 7 19 25 2 1 13 15 44 15
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