Match details

Liverpool 3 - 0 Cardiff City

Game date: Saturday 31 August 1957 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 45,698
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Trevor Morris
   

Opposition lineup

Graham Vearncombe, Charlie Rutter, Ron Stitfall, Ron Davies, Danny Malloy, Alan Harrington, Colin Hudson, Ron Hewitt, Gerry Hitchens, Johnny Nicholls, Ken Tucker

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.2
- Average age of the Cardiff City starting lineup: 25.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Cardiff City league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- A Cardiff fan was ejected from the ground after running onto the pitch before kickoff and trying to plant a leek in the centre circle.

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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 Stoke City 3 3 0 0 9 1 2 0 0 7 1 1 0 0 2 0 6
2 Liverpool 3 2 1 0 6 2 1 1 0 4 1 1 0 0 2 1 5
3 Fulham 3 2 1 0 11 5 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 9 5 5
4 Charlton Athletic 3 2 1 0 8 4 2 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 3 3 5
5 Rotherham United 3 2 1 0 6 4 1 0 0 2 1 1 1 0 4 3 5
6 Swansea City 3 1 2 0 9 5 1 1 0 9 5 0 1 0 0 0 4
7 Huddersfield Town 3 1 2 0 7 4 0 1 0 3 3 1 1 0 4 1 4
8 Blackburn Rovers 3 1 2 0 3 2 1 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 1 1 4
9 Ipswich Town 3 1 1 1 4 2 1 0 1 4 2 0 1 0 0 0 3
10 Grimsby Town 3 1 1 1 8 5 1 1 0 8 3 0 0 1 0 2 3
11 Bristol Rovers 3 1 1 1 9 7 1 0 1 7 5 0 1 0 2 2 3
12 Barnsley 3 1 1 1 6 6 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 4 4 3
13 West Ham United 3 1 1 1 6 6 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 4 4 3
14 Sheffield United 3 1 1 1 4 5 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 5 3
15 Doncaster Rovers 3 1 0 2 3 5 1 0 1 2 3 0 0 1 1 2 2
16 Lincoln City 3 0 2 1 5 9 0 1 0 2 2 0 1 1 3 7 2
17 Middlesbrough 3 0 2 1 3 6 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 4 2
18 Cardiff City 3 0 2 1 1 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 2
19 Notts County 3 0 1 2 2 7 0 1 1 2 6 0 0 1 0 1 1
20 Bristol City 3 0 1 2 1 5 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 1 0 3 1
21 Derby County 3 0 0 3 3 11 0 0 1 1 4 0 0 2 2 7 0
22 Leyton Orient 3 0 0 3 2 11 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 2 2 9 0
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