Match details

Lincoln City 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 2 May 1956 at 18:30 Stadium: Sincil Bank
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 11,069
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: Don Welsh Opposition manager: William Anderson
   

Opposition lineup

Mitch Downie, Doug Graham, Harry Troops, Fred Middleton, Tony Emery, Dick Neal, Jimmy Munro, Colin Gibson, Tommy Northcott, Tommy Bannan, Alan Withers

Opposition goals

Colin Gibson
Alan Withers

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.71
- Average age of the Lincoln City starting lineup: 28.53
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Lincoln City league position after match: 9
- 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 42 21 13 8 101 62 13 5 3 60 28 8 8 5 41 34 55
2 Leeds United 42 23 6 13 80 60 17 3 1 51 18 6 3 12 29 42 52
3 Liverpool 42 21 6 15 85 63 14 3 4 52 25 7 3 11 33 38 48
4 Leicester City 42 21 6 15 94 78 15 3 3 63 23 6 3 12 31 55 48
5 Blackburn Rovers 42 21 6 15 84 65 13 4 4 55 29 8 2 11 29 36 48
6 Bristol Rovers 42 21 6 15 84 70 13 3 5 53 33 8 3 10 31 37 48
7 Nottingham Forest 42 19 9 14 68 63 9 5 7 30 26 10 4 7 38 37 47
8 Fulham 42 20 6 16 89 79 15 2 4 59 27 5 4 12 30 52 46
9 Lincoln City 42 18 10 14 79 65 14 5 2 49 17 4 5 12 30 48 46
10 Bristol City 42 19 7 16 80 64 14 4 3 49 20 5 3 13 31 44 45
11 Port Vale 42 16 13 13 60 58 12 4 5 38 21 4 9 8 22 37 45
12 Stoke City 42 20 4 18 71 62 13 2 6 47 27 7 2 12 24 35 44
13 Swansea City 41 19 6 16 80 79 14 4 3 49 23 5 2 13 31 56 44
14 Bury 42 16 8 18 86 90 9 5 7 44 39 7 3 11 42 51 40
15 West Ham United 42 14 11 17 74 69 12 4 5 52 27 2 7 12 22 42 39
16 Middlesbrough 41 15 8 18 75 78 11 4 6 46 31 4 4 12 29 47 38
17 Doncaster Rovers 41 12 11 18 69 95 11 5 4 45 29 1 6 14 24 66 35
18 Barnsley 42 11 12 19 47 84 10 5 6 33 35 1 7 13 14 49 34
19 Rotherham United 41 12 9 20 54 72 7 5 8 27 31 5 4 12 27 41 33
20 Notts County 42 11 9 22 55 82 8 5 8 39 37 3 4 14 16 45 31
21 Plymouth Argyle 42 10 8 24 54 87 7 6 8 33 25 3 2 16 21 62 28
22 Hull City 42 10 6 26 53 97 6 4 11 32 45 4 2 15 21 52 26
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