Match details

Sheffield United 3 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 13 April 1957 at 15:00 Stadium: Bramall Lane
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 24,000
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Joe Mercer
   

Opposition lineup

Alan Hodgkinson, Cec Coldwell, Graham Shaw, Tommy Hoyland, Joe Shaw, James Iley, Alf Ringstead, Jimmy Hagan, Bobby Howitt, Gary Jones, John Spencer

Opposition goals

Bobby Howitt
Jimmy Hagan
John Spencer

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.69
- Average age of the Sheffield United starting lineup: 26.05
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Sheffield United league position after match: 4
- 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 Leicester City 39 24 10 5 102 61 14 4 1 66 31 10 6 4 36 30 58
2 Blackburn Rovers 39 20 9 10 81 72 12 5 3 48 31 8 4 7 33 41 49
3 Nottingham Forest 37 19 10 8 82 47 11 4 3 43 24 8 6 5 39 23 48
4 Sheffield United 39 19 8 12 85 67 11 6 3 45 24 8 2 9 40 43 46
5 Liverpool 37 17 10 10 72 51 12 1 4 43 23 5 9 6 29 28 44
6 Bristol Rovers 39 18 8 13 80 62 12 4 3 47 18 6 4 10 33 44 44
7 Stoke City 39 18 7 14 76 56 14 2 3 59 18 4 5 11 17 38 43
8 West Ham United 37 18 7 12 54 53 11 4 5 28 23 7 3 7 26 30 43
9 Middlesbrough 39 16 10 13 73 57 10 5 4 41 26 6 5 9 32 31 42
10 Swansea City 38 18 5 15 83 83 12 2 6 51 32 6 3 9 32 51 41
11 Huddersfield Town 39 18 5 16 64 64 10 2 7 31 24 8 3 9 33 40 41
12 Doncaster Rovers 39 14 10 15 71 72 11 5 3 47 20 3 5 12 24 52 38
13 Fulham 39 17 3 19 79 75 12 1 7 51 32 5 2 12 28 43 37
14 Bristol City 37 15 7 15 67 71 12 1 6 45 30 3 6 9 22 41 37
15 Leyton Orient 38 14 9 15 59 74 7 7 4 31 29 7 2 11 28 45 37
16 Rotherham United 38 12 10 16 65 67 8 7 5 34 26 4 3 11 31 41 34
17 Grimsby Town 39 14 5 20 53 58 10 4 5 34 22 4 1 15 19 36 33
18 Barnsley 38 12 9 17 57 79 8 6 6 38 34 4 3 11 19 45 33
19 Lincoln City 38 13 5 20 47 72 8 3 8 27 23 5 2 12 20 49 31
20 Bury 40 7 9 24 59 94 4 3 13 36 47 3 6 11 23 47 23
21 Notts County 37 6 10 21 45 80 5 6 8 28 31 1 4 13 17 49 22
22 Port Vale 37 7 4 26 51 90 6 3 9 27 37 1 1 17 24 53 18
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