Match details

Liverpool 0 - 2 Stoke City

Game date: Saturday 15 September 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 47,119
Half - time score: 0 - 2
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Frank Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Bill Robertson, Frank Mountford, John McCue, Johnny Sellars, Kenny Thomson, Bobby Cairns, Tim Coleman, Frank Bowyer, Johnny King, George Kelly, Harry Oscroft

Opposition goals

George Kelly
Johnny King

Notes

- Johnny Wheeler makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.15
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 30.17
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Stoke City league position after match: 8
- 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 8 5 2 1 23 11 2 2 0 8 5 3 0 1 15 6 12
2 Sheffield United 8 5 2 1 24 12 2 2 0 11 6 3 0 1 13 6 12
3 Bristol Rovers 9 5 1 3 21 12 4 0 1 13 4 1 1 2 8 8 11
4 Leicester City 8 4 3 1 15 10 2 2 0 9 4 2 1 1 6 6 11
5 Huddersfield Town 9 5 1 3 16 14 3 0 1 8 4 2 1 2 8 10 11
6 Swansea City 8 5 0 3 23 19 3 0 2 15 9 2 0 1 8 10 10
7 Doncaster Rovers 9 3 4 2 14 12 1 2 1 8 6 2 2 1 6 6 10
8 Stoke City 9 4 2 3 15 15 3 1 0 11 2 1 1 3 4 13 10
9 West Ham United 8 3 3 2 12 8 0 2 2 4 7 3 1 0 8 1 9
10 Middlesbrough 9 3 3 3 17 16 2 2 0 8 6 1 1 3 9 10 9
11 Lincoln City 8 3 3 2 14 13 2 1 1 6 3 1 2 1 8 10 9
12 Liverpool 8 2 4 2 13 13 1 1 2 8 10 1 3 0 5 3 8
13 Fulham 9 4 0 5 18 19 3 0 2 12 10 1 0 3 6 9 8
14 Barnsley 8 3 2 3 17 20 1 1 3 12 17 2 1 0 5 3 8
15 Grimsby Town 9 3 1 5 13 13 3 1 0 9 4 0 0 5 4 9 7
16 Port Vale 7 2 3 2 10 12 1 3 0 4 2 1 0 2 6 10 7
17 Leyton Orient 8 2 3 3 12 16 1 2 1 7 9 1 1 2 5 7 7
18 Blackburn Rovers 8 2 1 5 15 21 0 0 3 5 10 2 1 2 10 11 5
19 Notts County 8 1 3 4 11 20 1 2 2 7 9 0 1 2 4 11 5
20 Bristol City 9 1 3 5 10 20 1 0 3 4 11 0 3 2 6 9 5
21 Bury 8 1 2 5 11 21 1 0 2 4 7 0 2 3 7 14 4
22 Rotherham United 7 1 2 4 6 13 1 0 3 3 9 0 2 1 3 4 4
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