Match details

Bury 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 25 August 1956 at 15:00 Stadium: Gigg Lane
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 17,000
Half - time score: 0 - 2
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: David Russell
   

Opposition lineup

Frank Adams, Cyril Fairclough, Jack Lindsay, Tommy Daniel, Norman Neilson, Peter Tilley, Johnny Robinson, Stan Pearson, Walter Kelly, John Parker, Norman Lawson

Notes

- Roy Saunders scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.15
- Average age of the Bury starting lineup: 28.6
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- Bury league position after match: 11
- 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 Nottingham Forest 3 3 0 0 12 3 1 0 0 3 1 2 0 0 9 2 6
2 Sheffield United 3 3 0 0 13 4 2 0 0 9 4 1 0 0 4 0 6
3 Swansea City 3 3 0 0 10 4 1 0 0 5 1 2 0 0 5 3 6
4 Stoke City 3 2 1 0 5 2 2 0 0 4 1 0 1 0 1 1 5
5 Lincoln City 3 2 1 0 9 4 1 1 0 5 1 1 0 0 4 3 5
6 Bristol Rovers 3 2 1 0 6 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 5 3 5
7 Huddersfield Town 3 2 0 1 7 4 1 0 1 4 2 1 0 0 3 2 4
8 Leicester City 3 2 0 1 6 5 1 0 0 3 1 1 0 1 3 4 4
9 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 5 4 0 0 1 2 3 1 1 0 3 1 3
10 Middlesbrough 3 1 1 1 6 5 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 5 4 3
11 Bury 3 1 1 1 5 6 1 0 1 3 4 0 1 0 2 2 3
12 Bristol City 3 1 1 1 4 7 1 0 1 3 6 0 1 0 1 1 3
13 West Ham United 3 1 0 2 6 6 0 0 2 2 5 1 0 0 4 1 2
14 Notts County 3 0 2 1 4 5 0 2 0 3 3 0 0 1 1 2 2
15 Blackburn Rovers 3 1 0 2 7 10 0 0 1 3 4 1 0 1 4 6 2
16 Grimsby Town 3 1 0 2 2 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 2 2
17 Doncaster Rovers 3 0 1 2 4 8 0 1 1 3 5 0 0 1 1 3 1
18 Barnsley 3 0 1 2 3 6 0 0 2 3 6 0 1 0 0 0 1
19 Rotherham United 3 0 1 2 2 7 0 0 1 0 4 0 1 1 2 3 1
20 Leyton Orient 3 0 1 2 2 8 0 1 1 2 5 0 0 1 0 3 1
21 Port Vale 3 0 1 2 2 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 8 1
22 Fulham 3 0 0 3 4 12 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 2 3 8 0
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