Match details

Liverpool 4 - 3 Bristol City

Game date: Saturday 21 December 1957 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 38,051
Half - time score: 2 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Patrick Beasley
   

Opposition lineup

Bob Anderson, Ian Rae, Mike Thresher, Tommy Burden, Ernie Peacock, Alan Williams, Wally Hinshelwood, John Atyeo, Dermot Curtis, Bobby Etheridge, Johnny Watkins

Opposition goals

Tommy Burden
Dermot Curtis
Johnny Watkins

Notes

- Tony McNamara makes his LFC debut
- Tony McNamara scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.83
- Average age of the Bristol City starting lineup: 27.18
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Bristol City league position after match: 21
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Tony McNmara makes his debut
McNamara on the cover of the Evening Express
Evening Express preview (Courtesy of Adrian Killen)
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 Liverpool 23 12 6 5 48 28 9 2 0 31 5 3 4 5 17 23 30
2 Stoke City 24 13 3 8 54 36 8 2 3 41 20 5 1 5 13 16 29
3 West Ham United 22 11 6 5 47 31 6 4 1 25 16 5 2 4 22 15 28
4 Charlton Athletic 22 11 5 6 52 38 8 2 1 33 19 3 3 5 19 19 27
5 Fulham 22 9 8 5 51 36 7 3 1 26 13 2 5 4 25 23 26
6 Blackburn Rovers 22 9 8 5 35 29 5 5 1 19 10 4 3 4 16 19 26
7 Barnsley 22 9 7 6 41 34 7 3 1 26 12 2 4 5 15 22 25
8 Grimsby Town 21 10 3 8 54 40 6 2 2 28 15 4 1 6 26 25 23
9 Middlesbrough 22 9 5 8 44 40 6 3 2 26 14 3 2 6 18 26 23
10 Ipswich Town 22 9 5 8 38 43 9 1 2 29 16 0 4 6 9 27 23
11 Sheffield United 22 8 7 7 30 33 5 3 3 13 13 3 4 4 17 20 23
12 Bristol Rovers 22 9 3 10 44 41 6 1 4 26 20 3 2 6 18 21 21
13 Huddersfield Town 22 6 9 7 38 42 3 5 2 14 16 3 4 5 24 26 21
14 Cardiff City 23 7 7 9 29 39 4 4 3 18 15 3 3 6 11 24 21
15 Leyton Orient 22 9 2 11 47 47 8 1 2 33 15 1 1 9 14 32 20
16 Derby County 22 7 5 10 35 42 6 3 2 20 17 1 2 8 15 25 19
17 Notts County 22 8 3 11 28 41 7 2 3 19 16 1 1 8 9 25 19
18 Rotherham United 21 7 3 11 33 40 3 1 5 15 17 4 2 6 18 23 17
19 Doncaster Rovers 22 6 5 11 28 42 6 2 3 21 14 0 3 8 7 28 17
20 Lincoln City 21 5 6 10 28 41 3 4 4 15 18 2 2 6 13 23 16
21 Bristol City 21 5 6 10 30 47 4 4 3 18 21 1 2 7 12 26 16
22 Swansea City 22 5 4 13 33 57 3 1 7 21 28 2 3 6 12 29 14
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