Match details

Liverpool 4 - 1 Swansea Town

Game date: Saturday 17 March 1956 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 48,217
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Ronald Burgess
   

Opposition lineup

John King, Arthur Willis, Dai Thomas, Melvyn Charles, Tom Kiley, Bryn Jones, Len Allchurch, Harry Griffiths, Terry Medwin, Ivor Allchurch, Cliff Jones

Opposition goals

Harry Griffiths

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.2
- Average age of the Swansea Town starting lineup: 25.82
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Swansea Town league position after match: 7
- 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 35 18 5 12 83 62 13 2 2 56 19 5 3 10 27 43 41
3 Liverpool 33 17 6 10 73 50 12 3 3 45 21 5 3 7 28 29 40
4 Bristol City 34 17 5 12 73 54 12 2 3 43 19 5 3 9 30 35 39
5 Bristol Rovers 34 16 6 12 74 61 11 3 3 47 26 5 3 9 27 35 38
6 Blackburn Rovers 33 16 5 12 68 53 9 4 4 45 26 7 1 8 23 27 37
7 Swansea City 34 16 5 13 64 63 11 3 3 36 18 5 2 10 28 45 37
8 Port Vale 34 13 11 10 47 45 9 4 3 27 13 4 7 7 20 32 37
9 Leeds United 33 15 6 12 54 51 13 3 1 35 14 2 3 11 19 37 36
10 Nottingham Forest 32 16 4 12 54 52 8 2 6 25 21 8 2 6 29 31 36
11 Fulham 34 15 5 14 69 63 11 2 3 45 21 4 3 11 24 42 35
12 Stoke City 31 16 3 12 55 48 11 1 5 38 24 5 2 7 17 24 35
13 Lincoln City 31 13 7 11 53 44 10 5 1 38 13 3 2 10 15 31 33
14 Middlesbrough 32 13 6 13 59 63 9 3 4 35 24 4 3 9 24 39 32
15 Bury 33 12 8 13 65 75 7 5 5 31 32 5 3 8 34 43 32
16 West Ham United 31 10 8 13 57 52 9 2 4 38 17 1 6 9 19 35 28
17 Barnsley 34 9 10 15 38 65 8 3 6 26 30 1 7 9 12 35 28
18 Rotherham United 31 9 8 14 43 56 6 4 4 23 22 3 4 10 20 34 26
19 Notts County 35 9 8 18 48 68 6 4 7 32 30 3 4 11 16 38 26
20 Doncaster Rovers 31 8 9 14 56 76 8 5 3 38 25 0 4 11 18 51 25
21 Plymouth Argyle 35 9 7 19 45 69 6 6 6 30 22 3 1 13 15 47 25
22 Hull City 32 7 3 22 38 76 4 2 9 21 32 3 1 13 17 44 17
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