Match details

Doncaster Rovers 1 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 8 September 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Belle Vue
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 13,580
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Peter Doherty
   

Opposition lineup

Harry Gregg, Brian Makepeace, Len Graham, Paddy Gavin, Charlie Williams, Tommy Ewing, Johnny Mooney, Alick Jeffrey, Bert Tindill, Tommy Cavanagh, Geoff Walker

Opposition goals

Alick Jeffrey

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.06
- Average age of the Doncaster Rovers starting lineup: 26.61
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Doncaster Rovers 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 Nottingham Forest 7 5 2 0 21 8 2 2 0 8 5 3 0 0 13 3 12
2 Sheffield United 6 5 1 0 22 7 2 1 0 10 5 3 0 0 12 2 11
3 Bristol Rovers 7 4 1 2 16 10 3 0 0 8 2 1 1 2 8 8 9
4 Huddersfield Town 7 4 1 2 14 9 2 0 1 6 3 2 1 1 8 6 9
5 West Ham United 7 3 2 2 12 8 0 2 2 4 7 3 0 0 8 1 8
6 Liverpool 7 2 4 1 13 11 1 1 1 8 8 1 3 0 5 3 8
7 Stoke City 7 3 2 2 13 11 3 1 0 11 2 0 1 2 2 9 8
8 Grimsby Town 7 3 1 3 11 9 3 1 0 9 4 0 0 3 2 5 7
9 Middlesbrough 7 2 3 2 14 13 1 2 0 6 5 1 1 2 8 8 7
10 Leicester City 6 2 3 1 10 9 1 2 0 6 4 1 1 1 4 5 7
11 Lincoln City 7 2 3 2 13 13 1 1 1 5 3 1 2 1 8 10 7
12 Barnsley 7 3 1 3 14 17 1 0 3 9 14 2 1 0 5 3 7
13 Doncaster Rovers 7 2 3 2 9 11 0 2 1 4 6 2 1 1 5 5 7
14 Fulham 7 3 0 4 16 17 2 0 2 10 9 1 0 2 6 8 6
15 Swansea City 6 3 0 3 16 18 1 0 2 8 8 2 0 1 8 10 6
16 Port Vale 6 2 2 2 10 12 1 2 0 4 2 1 0 2 6 10 6
17 Bury 6 1 2 3 11 15 1 0 2 4 7 0 2 1 7 8 4
18 Blackburn Rovers 7 2 0 5 12 18 0 0 3 5 10 2 0 2 7 8 4
19 Leyton Orient 6 1 2 3 8 14 1 1 1 6 8 0 1 2 2 6 4
20 Bristol City 7 1 2 4 8 17 1 0 3 4 11 0 2 1 4 6 4
21 Notts County 6 0 3 3 8 16 0 2 1 4 5 0 1 2 4 11 3
22 Rotherham United 6 0 2 4 3 11 0 0 3 0 7 0 2 1 3 4 2
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