Match details

Liverpool 3 - 0 Sunderland

Game date: Wednesday 23 August 1961 at 19:15 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 2nd Division Attendance: 48,900
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Clements W
Manager: Bill Shankly Opposition manager: Alan Brown
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Wakeham, Colin Nelson, Len Ashurst, Stan Anderson, Charlie Hurley, Jimmy McNab, Harry Hooper, George Herd, Brian Clough, Willie McPheat, Jack Overfield

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 24.4
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 24.84
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Sunderland league position after match: 21
- 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 Leeds United 2 2 0 0 4 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 3 1 4
2 Derby County 2 2 0 0 6 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 4 3 4
3 Liverpool 2 2 0 0 5 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 2 0 4
4 Huddersfield Town 2 1 1 0 6 2 1 0 0 5 1 0 1 0 1 1 3
5 Norwich City 2 1 1 0 5 3 1 1 0 5 3 0 0 0 0 0 3
6 Newcastle United 2 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
7 Rotherham United 1 1 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 2
8 Luton Town 2 1 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 2 2
9 Southampton 2 1 0 1 4 3 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 3 1 2
10 Scunthorpe United 2 0 2 0 5 5 0 1 0 3 3 0 1 0 2 2 2
11 Walsall 2 1 0 1 4 4 1 0 0 4 3 0 0 1 0 1 2
12 Bury 2 1 0 1 3 3 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 3 2
13 Swansea City 2 0 2 0 2 2 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 1 1 2
14 Plymouth Argyle 2 1 0 1 3 6 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 6 2
15 Stoke City 2 0 1 1 3 4 0 0 1 1 2 0 1 0 2 2 1
16 Brighton & Hove Albion 2 0 1 1 4 6 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 0 3 3 1
17 Charlton Athletic 2 0 1 1 2 3 0 1 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 1 1
18 Preston North End 2 0 1 1 2 5 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 4 1
19 Leyton Orient 2 0 1 1 1 3 0 0 1 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 1
20 Middlesbrough 1 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 1 3 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
21 Sunderland 2 0 0 2 3 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 3 7 0
22 Bristol Rovers 2 0 0 2 0 4 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 2 0
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