Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Bristol City

Game date: Wednesday 1 May 1957 at 18:45 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 15,108
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Patrick Beasley
   

Opposition lineup

Bob Anderson, Jack Bailey, Mike Thresher, Ernie Peacock, Jack White, Terry Emery, Wally Hinshelwood, Alec Eisentrager, Dermot Curtis, Bobby Etheridge, Johnny Watkins

Opposition goals

Dermot Curtis

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.41
- Average age of the Bristol City starting lineup: 28.16
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Bristol City league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- This game was first played on 23rd February 1957 but abandoned with the score 1-0 to Bristol City

Related files

Ronnie Moran and Laurie Hughes on the cover of Empire News and Sunday Chronicle 1956/57 annual
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 42 22 10 10 94 55 13 4 4 50 29 9 6 6 44 26 54
3 Liverpool 42 21 11 10 82 54 16 1 4 53 26 5 10 6 29 28 53
4 Blackburn Rovers 42 21 10 11 83 75 12 6 3 49 32 9 4 8 34 43 52
5 Stoke City 42 20 8 14 83 58 16 2 3 64 18 4 6 11 19 40 48
6 Middlesbrough 42 19 10 13 84 60 12 5 4 51 29 7 5 9 33 31 48
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 42 16 9 17 74 79 13 2 6 49 32 3 7 11 25 47 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 42 9 12 21 58 86 7 6 8 34 32 2 6 13 24 54 30
21 Bury 42 8 9 25 60 96 5 3 13 37 47 3 6 12 23 49 25
22 Port Vale 42 8 6 28 57 101 7 4 10 31 42 1 2 18 26 59 22
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