Match details

Liverpool 2 - 3 Huddersfield Town

Game date: Saturday 18 August 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 49,344
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Andrew Beattie
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Fearnley, Brian Gibson, Laurie Kelly, Bill McGarry, Ken Taylor, Len Quested, Ron Simpson, James Watson, Dave Hickson, Willie Davie, Vic Metcalfe

Opposition goals

Ron Simpson
Dave Hickson
Willie Davie

Notes

- Tommy Younger makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.21
- Average age of the Huddersfield Town starting lineup: 28.25
- Liverpool league position after match: 16
- Huddersfield Town league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

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Match programme
Sport Express Result

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 Swansea City 1 1 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
2 West Ham United 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 2
3 Nottingham Forest 1 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 1 2
4 Leicester City 1 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2
5 Huddersfield Town 1 1 0 0 3 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 2 2
6 Sheffield United 1 1 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4 0 2
7 Bristol Rovers 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
8 Notts County 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
9 Bury 1 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 2 1
10 Lincoln City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
11 Middlesbrough 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1
12 Stoke City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
13 Bristol City 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1
14 Port Vale 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
15 Barnsley 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
16 Liverpool 1 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 2 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
17 Doncaster Rovers 1 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 3 0
18 Fulham 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
19 Leyton Orient 1 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
20 Blackburn Rovers 1 0 0 1 1 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 5 0
21 Rotherham United 1 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
22 Grimsby Town 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
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