Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 West Ham United

Game date: Saturday 27 April 1957 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 36,236
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Edward Fenton
   

Opposition lineup

Ted Gregory, John Bond, Noel Cantwell, Malcolm Pyke, Ken Brown, Malcolm Allison, Billy Dare, John Smith, Eddie Lewis, John Dick, Malcolm Musgrove

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.11
- Average age of the West Ham United starting lineup: 25.26
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- West Ham United league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Evening News pictorial (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
Liddell, A'Court and Wheeler on the cover of the Liverpool Echo
Liddell, A'Court and Wheeler on the cover of the Evening Express
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 42 25 11 6 109 67 14 5 2 68 36 11 6 4 41 31 61
2 Nottingham Forest 41 22 10 9 92 51 13 4 3 48 25 9 6 6 44 26 54
3 Blackburn Rovers 42 21 10 11 83 75 12 6 3 49 32 9 4 8 34 43 52
4 Liverpool 41 20 11 10 80 53 15 1 4 51 25 5 10 6 29 28 51
5 Middlesbrough 42 19 10 13 84 60 12 5 4 51 29 7 5 9 33 31 48
6 Stoke City 41 20 7 14 81 56 16 2 3 64 18 4 5 11 17 38 47
7 Sheffield United 42 19 8 15 87 76 11 6 4 45 28 8 2 11 42 48 46
8 West Ham United 42 19 8 15 59 63 12 4 5 31 24 7 4 10 28 39 46
9 Bristol Rovers 42 18 9 15 81 67 12 5 4 47 19 6 4 11 34 48 45
10 Swansea City 42 19 7 16 90 90 12 3 6 53 34 7 4 10 37 56 45
11 Fulham 42 19 4 19 84 76 13 1 7 53 32 6 3 12 31 44 42
12 Huddersfield Town 42 18 6 18 68 74 10 3 8 33 27 8 3 10 35 47 42
13 Bristol City 41 16 9 16 73 77 13 2 6 49 32 3 7 10 24 45 41
14 Doncaster Rovers 42 15 10 17 77 77 12 5 4 51 21 3 5 13 26 56 40
15 Leyton Orient 42 15 10 17 66 84 7 8 6 34 38 8 2 11 32 46 40
16 Grimsby Town 42 17 5 20 61 62 12 4 5 41 26 5 1 15 20 36 39
17 Rotherham United 42 13 11 18 74 75 9 7 5 37 26 4 4 13 37 49 37
18 Barnsley 42 12 10 20 59 89 8 7 6 39 35 4 3 14 20 54 34
19 Lincoln City 42 14 6 22 54 80 9 4 8 34 27 5 2 14 20 53 34
20 Notts County 41 8 12 21 54 84 7 6 8 34 32 1 6 13 20 52 28
21 Bury 42 8 9 25 60 96 5 3 13 37 47 3 6 12 23 49 25
22 Port Vale 41 8 5 28 55 99 7 3 10 29 40 1 2 18 26 59 21
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