Match details

Barnsley 0 - 5 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 10 March 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Oakwell
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 13,678
Half - time score: 0 - 3
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Tim Ward
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Hough, Colin Swift, Barrie Betts, Ron Archer, Duncan Sharp, Henry Walters, Arthur Kaye, Frank Bartlett, Lol Chappell, Bobby Wood, Malcolm Graham

Notes

- Dick White makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.18
- Average age of the Barnsley starting lineup: 25.02
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Barnsley league position after match: 17
- 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 34 16 11 7 78 48 10 5 2 49 22 6 6 5 29 26 43
2 Leicester City 34 17 5 12 80 61 12 2 2 53 18 5 3 10 27 43 39
3 Liverpool 32 16 6 10 69 49 11 3 3 41 20 5 3 7 28 29 38
4 Bristol City 33 16 5 12 70 53 12 2 3 43 19 4 3 9 27 34 37
5 Bristol Rovers 33 16 5 12 72 59 11 2 3 45 24 5 3 9 27 35 37
6 Swansea City 33 16 5 12 63 59 11 3 3 36 18 5 2 9 27 41 37
7 Port Vale 33 13 11 9 47 44 9 4 3 27 13 4 7 6 20 31 37
8 Leeds United 32 15 6 11 53 49 13 3 1 35 14 2 3 10 18 35 36
9 Nottingham Forest 31 16 4 11 52 48 8 2 5 23 17 8 2 6 29 31 36
10 Blackburn Rovers 32 15 5 12 64 52 8 4 4 41 25 7 1 8 23 27 35
11 Fulham 33 15 4 14 67 61 11 2 3 45 21 4 2 11 22 40 34
12 Stoke City 30 15 3 12 53 47 10 1 5 36 23 5 2 7 17 24 33
13 Lincoln City 30 12 7 11 52 44 9 5 1 37 13 3 2 10 15 31 31
14 Bury 32 11 8 13 62 73 7 5 5 31 32 4 3 8 31 41 30
15 Middlesbrough 31 12 6 13 55 61 9 3 4 35 24 3 3 9 20 37 30
16 West Ham United 30 10 8 12 56 48 9 2 4 38 17 1 6 8 18 31 28
17 Barnsley 34 9 10 15 38 65 8 3 6 26 30 1 7 9 12 35 28
18 Rotherham United 30 9 8 13 42 53 6 4 4 23 22 3 4 9 19 31 26
19 Doncaster Rovers 30 8 9 13 54 73 8 5 2 36 22 0 4 11 18 51 25
20 Notts County 34 9 7 18 47 67 6 4 7 32 30 3 3 11 15 37 25
21 Plymouth Argyle 34 9 6 19 44 68 6 5 6 29 21 3 1 13 15 47 24
22 Hull City 31 7 3 21 37 73 4 2 8 20 29 3 1 13 17 44 17
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