Match details

Liverpool 5 - 1 Stoke City

Game date: Saturday 5 March 1960 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 35,101
Half - time score: 3 - 0 Referee: Carr JE
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Frank Taylor
   

Opposition lineup

Geoff Hickson, John McCue, Tony Allen, Bill Asprey, Ron Andrew, Don Ratcliffe, John Anderson, Bobby Howitt, Tony Bentley, Johnny King, Derrick Ward

Opposition goals

Tony Bentley 85'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.43
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 25.79
- Liverpool league position after match: 6
- Stoke City league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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2nd Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Cardiff City 33 21 8 4 79 46 14 1 1 50 25 7 7 3 29 21 50
2 Aston Villa 33 20 8 5 73 28 13 2 1 48 11 7 6 4 25 17 48
3 Middlesbrough 32 15 8 9 74 49 11 4 1 46 16 4 4 8 28 33 38
4 Sheffield United 32 15 8 9 55 42 10 2 4 36 20 5 6 5 19 22 38
5 Rotherham United 32 14 10 8 52 46 6 7 3 23 20 8 3 5 29 26 38
6 Liverpool 31 15 7 9 65 50 11 2 2 42 22 4 5 7 23 28 37
7 Ipswich Town 31 16 4 11 65 46 11 3 2 43 18 5 1 9 22 28 36
8 Huddersfield Town 32 14 8 10 57 40 9 3 4 35 19 5 5 6 22 21 36
9 Charlton Athletic 32 12 11 9 66 69 9 6 1 41 22 3 5 8 25 47 35
10 Bristol Rovers 32 13 9 10 60 67 8 6 2 34 25 5 3 8 26 42 35
11 Leyton Orient 32 11 11 10 62 52 8 3 5 36 22 3 8 5 26 30 33
12 Stoke City 32 13 7 12 59 61 8 3 5 36 27 5 4 7 23 34 33
13 Swansea City 31 11 8 12 62 64 8 5 2 38 23 3 3 10 24 41 30
14 Scunthorpe United 32 10 9 13 44 53 7 6 3 32 20 3 3 10 12 33 29
15 Lincoln City 32 11 6 15 54 61 7 3 6 27 17 4 3 9 27 44 28
16 Sunderland 32 8 10 14 41 55 5 5 6 26 25 3 5 8 15 30 26
17 Derby County 31 10 5 16 45 57 6 4 6 23 21 4 1 10 22 36 25
18 Brighton & Hove Albion 32 8 9 15 46 61 5 5 6 23 25 3 4 9 23 36 25
19 Plymouth Argyle 33 7 9 17 49 79 6 6 5 32 34 1 3 12 17 45 23
20 Portsmouth 32 6 10 16 46 63 3 5 8 28 32 3 5 8 18 31 22
21 Bristol City 31 7 5 19 43 72 5 3 8 17 25 2 2 11 26 47 19
22 Hull City 32 6 6 20 33 69 4 4 8 17 28 2 2 12 16 41 18
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