Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Middlesbrough

Game date: Saturday 2 February 1957 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 38,890
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Robert Dennison
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Taylor, Ray Barnard, Derek Stonehouse, Bill Harris, Dicky Robinson, Ronnie Dicks, Derek McLean, Joe Scott, Brian Clough, Arthur Fitzsimmons, Ron Burbeck

Opposition goals

Ron Burbeck
Arthur Fitzsimmons

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.17
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 26.44
- Liverpool league position after match: 7
- Middlesbrough league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Wheeler in the spotlight in a firiendly against Bolton in January 1957
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 29 18 8 3 80 42 10 4 0 51 19 8 4 3 29 23 44
2 Stoke City 29 16 6 7 62 42 12 2 0 46 12 4 4 7 16 30 38
3 Nottingham Forest 28 15 7 6 61 36 8 3 2 29 20 7 4 4 32 16 37
4 Blackburn Rovers 29 16 4 9 64 60 8 3 3 36 25 8 1 6 28 35 36
5 Middlesbrough 29 13 7 9 56 42 8 4 2 30 18 5 3 7 26 24 33
6 West Ham United 27 14 5 8 38 33 8 2 4 19 16 6 3 4 19 17 33
7 Liverpool 28 12 8 8 53 36 9 1 4 35 21 3 7 4 18 15 32
8 Doncaster Rovers 29 13 6 10 64 53 10 2 2 43 16 3 4 8 21 37 32
9 Bristol Rovers 29 13 5 11 61 49 9 2 3 35 12 4 3 8 26 37 31
10 Sheffield United 28 13 5 10 64 59 8 4 3 37 23 5 1 7 27 36 31
11 Leyton Orient 28 11 8 9 47 55 5 6 3 24 23 6 2 6 23 32 30
12 Swansea City 28 12 4 12 69 69 7 2 5 41 27 5 2 7 28 42 28
13 Huddersfield Town 29 12 4 13 46 49 6 2 7 20 21 6 2 6 26 28 28
14 Fulham 29 12 2 15 58 59 9 1 4 36 20 3 1 11 22 39 26
15 Rotherham United 28 9 7 12 56 55 6 4 5 29 24 3 3 7 27 31 25
16 Grimsby Town 29 10 5 14 40 40 6 4 4 23 16 4 1 10 17 24 25
17 Lincoln City 28 11 3 14 33 46 6 1 7 17 16 5 2 7 16 30 25
18 Barnsley 28 9 6 13 43 60 5 4 6 28 31 4 2 7 15 29 24
19 Bristol City 28 8 7 13 45 63 7 1 6 30 27 1 6 7 15 36 23
20 Bury 30 5 5 20 49 82 3 2 11 32 42 2 3 9 17 40 15
21 Port Vale 26 5 4 17 35 61 4 3 5 18 23 1 1 12 17 38 14
22 Notts County 28 4 6 18 35 68 3 4 8 20 28 1 2 10 15 40 14
Back