Match details

Bristol Rovers 3 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 8 March 1958 at 15:00 Stadium: Eastville St.
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 19,299
Half - time score: 3 - 0 Referee: Taylor NC
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Bert Tann
   

Opposition lineup

Ron Nicholls, Harry Bamford, Brian Doyle, Norman Sykes, David Pyle, Peter Sampson, John McIlvenny, Barrie Meyer, Geoff Bradford, Dai Ward, Peter Hooper

Opposition goals

Peter Hooper 20'
John McIlvenny 25'
Dai Ward 39'

Notes

- Billy Liddell missed a penalty on 38'
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.46
- Average age of the Bristol Rovers starting lineup: 26.93
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Bristol Rovers league position after match: 14
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Cartoon from match programme
Report from match programme
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 West Ham United 33 18 9 6 84 46 10 6 1 50 23 8 3 5 34 23 45
2 Charlton Athletic 33 19 5 9 81 57 13 2 1 51 24 6 3 8 30 33 43
3 Liverpool 34 16 8 10 65 51 13 2 1 41 11 3 6 9 24 40 40
4 Blackburn Rovers 32 14 11 7 56 41 9 7 1 33 15 5 4 6 23 26 39
5 Fulham 30 14 9 7 70 43 11 4 1 43 17 3 5 6 27 26 37
6 Stoke City 33 16 5 12 65 51 8 4 5 43 25 8 1 7 22 26 37
7 Sheffield United 31 14 8 9 54 42 9 3 4 27 18 5 5 5 27 24 36
8 Huddersfield Town 33 11 14 8 53 51 7 7 2 23 19 4 7 6 30 32 36
9 Ipswich Town 33 13 10 10 56 56 10 4 3 36 24 3 6 7 20 32 36
10 Leyton Orient 31 15 4 12 68 58 11 1 3 45 21 4 3 9 23 37 34
11 Barnsley 32 12 10 10 57 52 9 5 2 33 16 3 5 8 24 36 34
12 Middlesbrough 32 13 7 12 59 54 9 3 3 35 18 4 4 9 24 36 33
13 Grimsby Town 32 14 4 14 73 64 10 2 3 42 21 4 2 11 31 43 32
14 Bristol Rovers 31 14 4 13 65 60 11 2 4 42 25 3 2 9 23 35 32
15 Derby County 33 11 6 16 53 65 9 3 5 34 31 2 3 11 19 34 28
16 Cardiff City 30 10 8 12 46 54 7 5 3 33 20 3 3 9 13 34 28
17 Rotherham United 32 10 5 17 48 75 4 3 8 22 32 6 2 9 26 43 25
18 Bristol City 32 8 8 16 43 65 6 5 5 25 25 2 3 11 18 40 24
19 Doncaster Rovers 33 7 10 16 41 61 7 4 5 29 23 0 6 11 12 38 24
20 Notts County 32 9 5 18 35 60 7 2 7 21 24 2 3 11 14 36 23
21 Swansea City 33 7 7 19 50 83 5 3 9 33 39 2 4 10 17 44 21
22 Lincoln City 31 5 9 17 35 68 3 6 6 20 25 2 3 11 15 43 19
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