Match details

Bristol City 2 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 13 October 1956 at 15:00 Stadium: Ashton Gate
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 26,042
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Patrick Beasley
   

Opposition lineup

Tony Cook, Ivor Guy, Mike Thresher, Jack White, Terry Compton, Tommy Burden, Wally Hinshelwood, John Atyeo, Jimmy Rogers, Cyril Williams, David Smith

Opposition goals

Jimmy Rogers
Cyril Williams

Notes

- Johnny Wheeler scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.63
- Average age of the Bristol City starting lineup: 28.06
- Liverpool league position after match: 14
- Bristol City 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 Stoke City 14 8 3 3 34 19 6 1 0 27 4 2 2 3 7 15 19
2 Leicester City 13 8 3 2 34 23 4 2 0 20 9 4 1 2 14 14 19
3 Nottingham Forest 12 7 3 2 33 16 4 2 0 17 8 3 1 2 16 8 17
4 Bristol Rovers 13 8 1 4 31 18 5 0 1 16 5 3 1 3 15 13 17
5 Sheffield United 12 7 2 3 32 19 4 2 0 17 7 3 0 3 15 12 16
6 Huddersfield Town 13 7 2 4 21 20 4 1 1 11 6 3 1 3 10 14 16
7 Doncaster Rovers 13 5 5 3 27 21 3 2 1 15 7 2 3 2 12 14 15
8 Middlesbrough 13 5 5 3 25 21 3 3 0 12 8 2 2 3 13 13 15
9 Fulham 13 7 0 6 26 23 5 0 2 18 12 2 0 4 8 11 14
10 West Ham United 12 5 3 4 16 12 1 2 3 6 9 4 1 1 10 3 13
11 Lincoln City 12 5 3 4 18 18 3 1 2 7 4 2 2 2 11 14 13
12 Swansea City 12 6 0 6 29 34 4 0 3 20 13 2 0 3 9 21 12
13 Bristol City 13 4 4 5 21 25 4 0 3 14 15 0 4 2 7 10 12
14 Liverpool 12 3 5 4 19 19 2 1 3 12 13 1 4 1 7 6 11
15 Blackburn Rovers 12 4 2 6 24 30 1 1 3 11 14 3 1 3 13 16 10
16 Grimsby Town 13 4 1 8 19 18 4 1 1 14 5 0 0 7 5 13 9
17 Port Vale 12 3 3 6 18 26 2 3 1 8 6 1 0 5 10 20 9
18 Barnsley 12 3 3 6 20 30 1 2 4 13 20 2 1 2 7 10 9
19 Leyton Orient 12 2 5 5 18 29 1 3 2 9 12 1 2 3 9 17 9
20 Bury 13 2 3 8 21 36 1 1 4 12 17 1 2 4 9 19 7
21 Rotherham United 11 2 2 7 15 26 2 0 4 11 13 0 2 3 4 13 6
22 Notts County 12 1 4 7 16 34 1 3 3 8 12 0 1 4 8 22 6
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