Match details

Liverpool 3 - 2 Grimsby Town

Game date: Saturday 1 September 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 43,222
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Allenby Chilton
   

Opposition lineup

Clarrie Williams, Willie Brown, Ray de Guchy, Dick Conner, Allenby Chilton, Chris Johnston, Johnny Scott, Billy Evans, Bob Crosbie, Tony Reeson, Jimmy Maddison

Opposition goals

Bob Crosbie
Bob Crosbie

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.65
- Average age of the Grimsby Town starting lineup: 29.12
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Grimsby Town league position after match: 13
- 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 United 5 5 0 0 21 6 2 0 0 9 4 3 0 0 12 2 10
2 Nottingham Forest 5 4 1 0 18 6 1 1 0 5 3 3 0 0 13 3 9
3 Bristol Rovers 5 4 1 0 13 5 3 0 0 8 2 1 1 0 5 3 9
4 West Ham United 5 3 0 2 10 6 0 0 2 2 5 3 0 0 8 1 6
5 Lincoln City 5 2 2 1 10 7 1 1 1 5 3 1 1 0 5 4 6
6 Liverpool 5 2 2 1 11 9 1 1 1 8 8 1 1 0 3 1 6
7 Swansea City 5 3 0 2 13 11 1 0 2 8 8 2 0 0 5 3 6
8 Leicester City 5 2 2 1 9 8 1 2 0 6 4 1 0 1 3 4 6
9 Huddersfield Town 5 2 1 2 9 7 1 0 1 4 2 1 1 1 5 5 5
10 Middlesbrough 5 1 3 1 9 8 0 2 0 3 3 1 1 1 6 5 5
11 Doncaster Rovers 5 2 1 2 7 9 0 1 1 3 5 2 0 1 4 4 5
12 Stoke City 5 2 1 2 6 10 2 0 0 4 1 0 1 2 2 9 5
13 Grimsby Town 5 2 0 3 8 7 2 0 0 6 2 0 0 3 2 5 4
14 Bury 5 1 2 2 10 12 1 0 1 3 4 0 2 1 7 8 4
15 Blackburn Rovers 5 2 0 3 9 12 0 0 2 3 6 2 0 1 6 6 4
16 Port Vale 5 1 2 2 6 10 1 2 0 4 2 0 0 2 2 8 4
17 Bristol City 5 1 2 2 7 12 1 0 1 3 6 0 2 1 4 6 4
18 Notts County 5 0 3 2 8 10 0 2 1 4 5 0 1 1 4 5 3
19 Leyton Orient 5 1 1 3 8 14 1 1 1 6 8 0 0 2 2 6 3
20 Barnsley 5 1 1 3 7 14 0 0 3 4 12 1 1 0 3 2 3
21 Fulham 5 1 0 4 6 14 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 2 3 8 2
22 Rotherham United 5 0 1 4 2 10 0 0 3 0 7 0 1 1 2 3 1
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