Match details

Huddersfield Town 5 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 4 October 1958 at 15:00 Stadium: Leeds Road
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 15,934
Half - time score: 3 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: BIll Shankly
   

Opposition lineup

Sandy Kennon, John Coddlington, Ramon Wilson, Bill McGarry, Ken Taylor, Gordon Low, Kevin McHale, Denis Law, Derek Hawksworth, Les Massie, Stan Howard

Opposition goals

Derek Hawksworth
Derek Hawksworth
Les Massie
Ken Taylor
Ramon Wilson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.22
- Average age of the Huddersfield Town starting lineup: 23.48
- Liverpool league position after match: 13
- Huddersfield Town league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Bill Shankly was the manager of Huddersfield: "We beat Liverpool 5-0 with ten men one day. Taylor damaged ligaments in the first five minutes, but that didn't stop us. I remember the Liverpool directors leaving the ground in single file with their shoulders slumped, like a funeral procession."

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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 Fulham 11 9 2 0 34 14 5 1 0 24 10 4 1 0 10 4 20
2 Sheffield Wednesday 11 9 1 1 32 11 6 0 0 19 3 3 1 1 13 8 19
3 Bristol Rovers 11 6 2 3 23 17 4 1 0 10 2 2 1 3 13 15 14
4 Stoke City 11 6 2 3 22 20 5 1 0 16 6 1 1 3 6 14 14
5 Bristol City 11 6 1 4 25 20 4 0 2 17 10 2 1 2 8 10 13
6 Charlton Athletic 11 5 3 3 25 24 4 1 0 13 4 1 2 3 12 20 13
7 Sheffield United 11 4 3 4 14 10 3 1 1 8 1 1 2 3 6 9 11
8 Swansea City 11 4 3 4 22 18 3 2 1 18 9 1 1 3 4 9 11
9 Cardiff City 11 5 1 5 19 20 4 0 2 15 11 1 1 3 4 9 11
10 Grimsby Town 11 4 3 4 22 24 4 1 0 12 6 0 2 4 10 18 11
11 Middlesbrough 11 4 2 5 22 14 2 2 1 12 3 2 0 4 10 11 10
12 Huddersfield Town 11 4 2 5 19 12 4 1 1 15 4 0 1 4 4 8 10
13 Liverpool 11 4 2 5 21 20 3 1 1 14 6 1 1 4 7 14 10
14 Leyton Orient 11 4 2 5 16 17 3 1 2 10 7 1 1 3 6 10 10
15 Barnsley 11 4 1 6 20 28 3 0 2 16 12 1 1 4 4 16 9
16 Derby County 11 3 3 5 16 23 3 0 2 9 10 0 3 3 7 13 9
17 Brighton & Hove Albion 11 2 5 4 13 28 1 4 0 9 7 1 1 4 4 21 9
18 Ipswich Town 11 3 2 6 16 20 2 1 2 7 7 1 1 4 9 13 8
19 Scunthorpe United 11 2 4 5 15 23 2 3 1 10 9 0 1 4 5 14 8
20 Rotherham United 11 4 0 7 14 27 3 0 2 9 8 1 0 5 5 19 8
21 Lincoln City 11 3 1 7 21 26 3 1 2 16 12 0 0 5 5 14 7
22 Sunderland 11 3 1 7 16 31 3 1 2 12 9 0 0 5 4 22 7
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