Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Middlesbrough

Game date: Wednesday 8 April 1959 at 19:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 36,288
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Robert Dennison
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Taylor, Ray Barnard, Derek Stonehouse, Bill Harris, Brian Phillips, Ray Yeoman, Ron Burbeck, Willie Fernie, Brian Clough, Alan Rodgerson, Edwin Holliday

Opposition goals

Brian Clough
Edwin Holliday

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.22
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 25.94
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Middlesbrough league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 38 24 6 8 86 57 16 1 2 60 26 8 5 6 26 31 54
2 Sheffield Wednesday 36 24 5 7 92 42 15 2 1 59 12 9 3 6 33 30 53
3 Liverpool 37 22 4 11 78 54 13 3 3 51 24 9 1 8 27 30 48
4 Stoke City 38 19 6 13 63 53 15 2 2 43 17 4 4 11 20 36 44
5 Derby County 38 18 8 12 67 63 14 1 4 42 25 4 7 8 25 38 44
6 Sheffield United 35 19 5 11 67 39 14 1 3 45 11 5 4 8 22 28 43
7 Bristol Rovers 37 15 11 11 69 55 10 5 3 39 21 5 6 8 30 34 41
8 Charlton Athletic 37 16 7 14 82 78 12 3 4 50 30 4 4 10 32 48 39
9 Bristol City 38 16 6 16 69 62 10 3 6 42 26 6 3 10 27 36 38
10 Cardiff City 36 16 6 14 58 54 11 2 6 35 23 5 4 8 23 31 38
11 Brighton & Hove Albion 38 14 10 14 66 79 9 8 2 41 26 5 2 12 25 53 38
12 Sunderland 38 15 7 16 57 68 12 3 4 37 21 3 4 12 20 47 37
13 Middlesbrough 38 14 8 16 79 65 9 5 5 47 22 5 3 11 32 43 36
14 Huddersfield Town 37 14 8 15 56 50 12 3 4 37 16 2 5 11 19 34 36
15 Swansea City 37 14 8 15 69 70 11 4 3 44 22 3 4 12 25 48 36
16 Ipswich Town 37 13 6 18 54 71 9 4 5 32 25 4 2 13 22 46 32
17 Scunthorpe United 38 11 8 19 50 75 7 5 7 29 31 4 3 12 21 44 30
18 Leyton Orient 37 10 8 19 57 72 7 4 8 34 29 3 4 11 23 43 28
19 Lincoln City 38 10 7 21 60 88 9 5 5 42 34 1 2 16 18 54 27
20 Grimsby Town 37 8 10 19 56 77 6 7 5 36 29 2 3 14 20 48 26
21 Barnsley 37 9 7 21 48 76 7 4 7 28 26 2 3 14 20 50 25
22 Rotherham United 36 9 7 20 37 72 8 4 5 28 23 1 3 15 9 49 25
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