Match details

Liverpool 4 - 3 Fulham

Game date: Saturday 20 October 1956 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 36,735
Half - time score: 2 - 2
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Douglas Livingstone
   

Opposition lineup

Ian Black, Ken Collins, Robin Lawler, Joe Stapleton, Derek Lampe, Eddie Lowe, Arthur Stevens, Jimmy Hill, Roy Bentley, Johnny Haynes, Tosh Chamberlain

Opposition goals

Tosh Chamberlain 19'
Tosh Chamberlain 30'
Johnny Haynes 66'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.4
- Average age of the Fulham starting lineup: 27.86
- Liverpool league position after match: 12
- Fulham league position after match: 11
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Evening News pictorial (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
Daily Post report (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
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 Leicester City 14 9 3 2 40 23 5 2 0 26 9 4 1 2 14 14 21
2 Stoke City 15 8 4 3 37 22 6 2 0 30 7 2 2 3 7 15 20
3 Nottingham Forest 13 8 3 2 35 17 4 2 0 17 8 4 1 2 18 9 19
4 Bristol Rovers 14 8 2 4 32 19 5 1 1 17 6 3 1 3 15 13 18
5 Sheffield United 13 7 3 3 35 22 4 2 0 17 7 3 1 3 18 15 17
6 Doncaster Rovers 14 6 5 3 32 23 4 2 1 20 9 2 3 2 12 14 17
7 Middlesbrough 14 6 5 3 29 22 4 3 0 16 9 2 2 3 13 13 17
8 Huddersfield Town 14 7 2 5 21 21 4 1 2 11 7 3 1 3 10 14 16
9 Lincoln City 13 6 3 4 19 18 3 1 2 7 4 3 2 2 12 14 15
10 West Ham United 13 5 4 4 17 13 1 2 3 6 9 4 2 1 11 4 14
11 Fulham 14 7 0 7 29 27 5 0 2 18 12 2 0 5 11 15 14
12 Liverpool 13 4 5 4 23 22 3 1 3 16 16 1 4 1 7 6 13
13 Swansea City 13 6 0 7 29 37 4 0 3 20 13 2 0 4 9 24 12
14 Bristol City 14 4 4 6 22 29 4 0 3 14 15 0 4 3 8 14 12
15 Grimsby Town 14 5 1 8 20 18 5 1 1 15 5 0 0 7 5 13 11
16 Leyton Orient 13 3 5 5 21 29 2 3 2 12 12 1 2 3 9 17 11
17 Blackburn Rovers 13 4 2 7 24 36 1 1 3 11 14 3 1 4 13 22 10
18 Barnsley 13 3 3 7 22 35 1 2 4 13 20 2 1 3 9 15 9
19 Port Vale 13 3 3 7 18 27 2 3 1 8 6 1 0 6 10 21 9
20 Rotherham United 12 3 2 7 19 27 2 0 4 11 13 1 2 3 8 14 8
21 Bury 14 2 3 9 22 40 1 1 5 13 21 1 2 4 9 19 7
22 Notts County 13 1 4 8 17 36 1 3 4 9 14 0 1 4 8 22 6
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