Match details

Liverpool 4 - 1 Bristol Rovers

Game date: Friday 19 April 1957 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 40,776
Half - time score: 0 - 1
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Bert Tann
   

Opposition lineup

Howard Radford, Harry Bamford, John Watling, Jackie Pitt, Paddy Hale, Norman Sykes, George Petherbridge, Alfie Biggs, Geoff Bradford, Dai Ward, Peter Hooper

Opposition goals

Geoff Bradford

Notes

- Don Campbell scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.51
- Average age of the Bristol Rovers starting lineup: 28.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Bristol Rovers league position after match: 6
- 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 40 25 10 5 107 62 14 4 1 66 31 11 6 4 41 31 60
2 Nottingham Forest 38 20 10 8 85 47 12 4 3 46 24 8 6 5 39 23 50
3 Blackburn Rovers 40 20 10 10 82 73 12 6 3 49 32 8 4 7 33 41 50
4 Liverpool 38 18 10 10 76 52 13 1 4 47 24 5 9 6 29 28 46
5 Sheffield United 39 19 8 12 85 67 11 6 3 45 24 8 2 9 40 43 46
6 Bristol Rovers 40 18 8 14 81 66 12 4 3 47 18 6 4 11 34 48 44
7 West Ham United 39 18 8 13 55 57 11 4 5 28 23 7 4 8 27 34 44
8 Stoke City 39 18 7 14 76 56 14 2 3 59 18 4 5 11 17 38 43
9 Swansea City 39 19 5 15 85 83 12 2 6 51 32 7 3 9 34 51 43
10 Middlesbrough 39 16 10 13 73 57 10 5 4 41 26 6 5 9 32 31 42
11 Huddersfield Town 39 18 5 16 64 64 10 2 7 31 24 8 3 9 33 40 41
12 Fulham 40 18 3 19 81 75 13 1 7 53 32 5 2 12 28 43 39
13 Doncaster Rovers 40 14 10 16 73 76 11 5 3 47 20 3 5 13 26 56 38
14 Bristol City 38 15 8 15 68 72 12 2 6 46 31 3 6 9 22 41 38
15 Leyton Orient 39 14 9 16 60 79 7 7 5 32 34 7 2 11 28 45 37
16 Rotherham United 39 12 11 16 68 70 8 7 5 34 26 4 4 11 34 44 35
17 Grimsby Town 40 15 5 20 57 60 11 4 5 38 24 4 1 15 19 36 35
18 Barnsley 39 12 9 18 57 81 8 6 6 38 34 4 3 12 19 47 33
19 Lincoln City 39 13 6 20 50 75 8 4 8 30 26 5 2 12 20 49 32
20 Bury 40 7 9 24 59 94 4 3 13 36 47 3 6 11 23 47 23
21 Notts County 38 6 11 21 46 81 5 6 8 28 31 1 5 13 18 50 23
22 Port Vale 38 7 4 27 51 92 6 3 10 27 39 1 1 17 24 53 18
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