Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Middlesbrough

Game date: Saturday 12 September 1959 at 15:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 39,000
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Leafe RJ
Manager: Phil Taylor Opposition manager: Robert Dennison
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Taylor, Ray Bilcliff, Mick McNeil, Bill Harris, Brian Phillips, Ray Yeoman, Billy Day, Willie Fernie, Brian Clough, Alan Peacock, Edwin Holliday

Opposition goals

Brian Phillips 74'
Bill Harris 85'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.38
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 25.75
- Liverpool league position after match: 13
- Middlesbrough league position after match: 4
- 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 Aston Villa 7 5 1 1 12 5 3 0 0 7 1 2 1 1 5 4 11
2 Huddersfield Town 7 5 1 1 17 8 3 1 0 9 4 2 0 1 8 4 11
3 Cardiff City 7 5 1 1 15 9 3 0 0 9 4 2 1 1 6 5 11
4 Middlesbrough 7 4 2 1 20 7 2 2 0 11 3 2 0 1 9 4 10
5 Sheffield United 7 4 2 1 15 6 3 0 1 11 4 1 2 0 4 2 10
6 Charlton Athletic 6 3 3 0 16 9 2 2 0 9 6 1 1 0 7 3 9
7 Leyton Orient 7 3 2 2 15 12 3 0 1 11 7 0 2 1 4 5 8
8 Bristol Rovers 6 2 4 0 10 8 1 2 0 5 4 1 2 0 5 4 8
9 Sunderland 7 3 2 2 8 10 1 2 0 3 2 2 0 2 5 8 8
10 Brighton & Hove Albion 7 3 1 3 12 11 2 0 1 7 5 1 1 2 5 6 7
11 Rotherham United 7 2 3 2 12 12 0 2 1 5 6 2 1 1 7 6 7
12 Stoke City 7 3 1 3 11 13 3 0 1 8 6 0 1 2 3 7 7
13 Liverpool 7 3 0 4 15 13 3 0 1 12 7 0 0 3 3 6 6
14 Swansea City 7 3 0 4 12 14 2 0 1 5 4 1 0 3 7 10 6
15 Derby County 7 2 1 4 12 15 0 1 2 3 10 2 0 2 9 5 5
16 Plymouth Argyle 7 2 1 4 9 17 2 1 1 6 6 0 0 3 3 11 5
17 Ipswich Town 7 2 0 5 12 16 2 0 1 8 5 0 0 4 4 11 4
18 Portsmouth 7 1 2 4 8 12 0 1 3 5 9 1 1 1 3 3 4
19 Lincoln City 7 2 0 5 6 11 1 0 3 3 5 1 0 2 3 6 4
20 Scunthorpe United 7 1 2 4 5 12 1 1 1 4 3 0 1 3 1 9 4
21 Hull City 7 2 0 5 7 22 1 0 2 3 7 1 0 3 4 15 4
22 Bristol City 7 1 1 5 10 17 1 0 2 3 4 0 1 3 7 13 3
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