Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Leicester City

Game date: Saturday 29 September 1956 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 41,126
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: David Halliday
   

Opposition lineup

Johnny Anderson, Stan Milburn, John Ogilvie, John Morris, Jack Froggatt, Pat Ward, Tommy McDonald, Ian McNeill, Willie Gardiner, George Rowley, Derek Hogg

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.75
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 28.7
- Liverpool league position after match: 10
- Leicester City league position after match: 2
- 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 10 6 3 1 28 14 3 2 0 12 7 3 1 1 16 7 15
2 Leicester City 11 6 3 2 26 19 3 2 0 15 7 3 1 2 11 12 15
3 Sheffield United 10 6 2 2 26 15 3 2 0 12 6 3 0 2 14 9 14
4 Bristol Rovers 11 6 1 4 26 17 4 0 1 13 4 2 1 3 13 13 13
5 Doncaster Rovers 11 4 5 2 22 16 2 2 1 12 6 2 3 1 10 10 13
6 Stoke City 11 5 3 3 24 18 4 1 0 18 3 1 2 3 6 15 13
7 Lincoln City 10 5 3 2 17 14 3 1 1 7 3 2 2 1 10 11 13
8 Huddersfield Town 11 5 2 4 18 20 3 1 1 10 6 2 1 3 8 14 12
9 West Ham United 10 4 3 3 14 9 1 2 2 6 7 3 1 1 8 2 11
10 Liverpool 10 3 5 2 16 14 2 1 2 10 10 1 4 0 6 4 11
11 Middlesbrough 11 3 5 3 19 18 2 3 0 9 7 1 2 3 10 11 11
12 Fulham 11 5 0 6 22 22 4 0 2 15 11 1 0 4 7 11 10
13 Swansea City 10 5 0 5 25 27 3 0 3 16 11 2 0 2 9 16 10
14 Port Vale 9 3 3 3 14 17 2 3 0 6 3 1 0 3 8 14 9
15 Bristol City 11 3 3 5 18 23 3 0 3 12 14 0 3 2 6 9 9
16 Barnsley 10 3 3 4 18 23 1 2 3 13 18 2 1 1 5 5 9
17 Leyton Orient 10 2 4 4 14 24 1 3 1 8 10 1 1 3 6 14 8
18 Grimsby Town 11 3 1 7 13 15 3 1 1 9 5 0 0 6 4 10 7
19 Blackburn Rovers 10 3 1 6 18 25 1 0 3 8 11 2 1 3 10 14 7
20 Bury 11 2 3 6 20 30 1 1 3 12 16 1 2 3 8 14 7
21 Rotherham United 9 2 2 5 13 17 2 0 3 9 10 0 2 2 4 7 6
22 Notts County 10 1 3 6 14 28 1 2 3 7 11 0 1 3 7 17 5
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