Match details

Bristol Rovers 4 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 4 April 1961 at 15:00 Stadium: Eastville St.
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 16,522
Half - time score: 1 - 1
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Bert Tann
   

Opposition lineup

Malcolm Norman, Doug Hilland, John Frowen, Norman Sykes, Joe Davis, Ray Mabbutt, Harold Jarman, Bobby Jones, Geoff Bradford, Peter Hooper, Johnny Watkins

Opposition goals

Bobby Jones
Bobby Jones
Harold Jarman
Peter Hooper

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.69
- Average age of the Bristol Rovers starting lineup: 26.18
- 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

Charlie Buchan's Footballer of the year - Billy Liddell
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 Ipswich Town 37 23 6 8 85 49 14 2 3 49 22 9 4 5 36 27 52
2 Sheffield United 37 22 6 9 69 44 13 2 3 40 19 9 4 6 29 25 50
3 Liverpool 37 19 9 9 79 51 12 5 2 44 20 7 4 7 35 31 47
4 Norwich City 38 18 9 11 62 48 13 3 3 39 19 5 6 8 23 29 45
5 Middlesbrough 38 16 12 10 75 66 11 6 2 39 19 5 6 8 36 47 44
6 Sunderland 37 15 12 10 69 52 11 4 3 42 20 4 8 7 27 32 42
7 Southampton 37 17 8 12 79 68 11 4 4 54 32 6 4 8 25 36 42
8 Swansea City 38 16 9 13 67 65 12 4 3 44 23 4 5 10 23 42 41
9 Plymouth Argyle 38 16 7 15 72 73 12 3 4 44 29 4 4 11 28 44 39
10 Scunthorpe United 36 13 11 12 63 59 8 7 3 37 24 5 4 9 26 35 37
11 Charlton Athletic 36 13 10 13 86 80 10 3 6 54 39 3 7 7 32 41 36
12 Derby County 36 13 10 13 68 65 8 6 4 39 27 5 4 9 29 38 36
13 Luton Town 37 13 8 16 61 72 11 4 3 41 25 2 4 13 20 47 34
14 Bristol Rovers 37 13 7 17 67 78 11 4 4 46 33 2 3 13 21 45 33
15 Rotherham United 37 11 11 15 50 50 8 6 4 28 17 3 5 11 22 33 33
16 Leeds United 37 13 7 17 64 77 6 5 7 30 34 7 2 10 34 43 33
17 Leyton Orient 37 12 8 17 51 73 8 5 5 27 27 4 3 12 24 46 32
18 Stoke City 36 10 11 15 46 50 8 5 5 36 23 2 6 10 10 27 31
19 Brighton & Hove Albion 37 11 9 17 53 66 7 6 6 30 25 4 3 11 23 41 31
20 Huddersfield Town 38 10 9 19 55 69 5 5 9 28 33 5 4 10 27 36 29
21 Portsmouth 37 9 9 19 54 82 8 5 5 30 23 1 4 14 24 59 27
22 Lincoln City 38 7 8 23 45 83 4 4 11 27 39 3 4 12 18 44 22
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