Match details

Doncaster Rovers 1 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Friday 30 March 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Belle Vue
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 15,308
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: Peter Doherty
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Gregg, Brian Makepeace, Len Graham, Morgan Hunt, Charlie Williams, Jack Teasdale, Johnny Mooney, Alick Jeffrey, Eddie McMorran, Bert Tindill, Ron Walker

Opposition goals

Alick Jeffrey

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.58
- Average age of the Doncaster Rovers starting lineup: 26.45
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Doncaster Rovers league position after match: 17
- 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 36 17 12 7 83 50 11 5 2 52 22 6 7 5 31 28 46
2 Bristol Rovers 36 18 6 12 77 62 12 3 3 49 27 6 3 9 28 35 42
3 Leicester City 36 18 5 13 84 68 13 2 2 56 19 5 3 11 28 49 41
4 Port Vale 36 15 11 10 53 46 11 4 3 33 14 4 7 7 20 32 41
5 Liverpool 35 17 6 12 74 53 12 3 3 45 21 5 3 9 29 32 40
6 Bristol City 36 17 6 13 73 56 12 3 3 43 19 5 3 10 30 37 40
7 Leeds United 35 17 6 12 60 54 14 3 1 39 16 3 3 11 21 38 40
8 Blackburn Rovers 35 17 5 13 71 57 10 4 4 47 26 7 1 9 24 31 39
9 Swansea City 35 17 5 13 70 64 12 3 3 42 19 5 2 10 28 45 39
10 Fulham 36 16 5 15 72 65 12 2 4 48 23 4 3 11 24 42 37
11 Nottingham Forest 33 16 5 12 54 52 8 2 6 25 21 8 3 6 29 31 37
12 Stoke City 33 16 3 14 55 52 11 1 5 38 24 5 2 9 17 28 35
13 Lincoln City 32 13 8 11 55 46 10 5 1 38 13 3 3 10 17 33 34
14 Bury 36 13 8 15 71 79 8 5 6 35 33 5 3 9 36 46 34
15 West Ham United 35 12 9 14 64 57 11 3 4 44 20 1 6 10 20 37 33
16 Middlesbrough 33 13 7 13 61 65 9 4 4 37 26 4 3 9 24 39 33
17 Doncaster Rovers 34 10 10 14 61 79 10 5 3 41 26 0 5 11 20 53 30
18 Barnsley 36 9 11 16 40 70 8 4 6 28 32 1 7 10 12 38 29
19 Notts County 37 10 8 19 50 73 7 4 7 34 31 3 4 12 16 42 28
20 Rotherham United 32 9 9 14 45 58 6 5 4 25 24 3 4 10 20 34 27
21 Plymouth Argyle 37 9 7 21 48 75 6 6 6 30 22 3 1 15 18 53 25
22 Hull City 34 7 4 23 39 79 4 2 9 21 32 3 2 14 18 47 18
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