Liverpool v Sunderland 3-1 (League match: January 3, 1959)


January 3, 1959
Match: Football League, Second Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:15.
Liverpool – Sunderland 3-1 (1-1).
Attendance: 36,953.
Referee: Mr. M. Griffiths.
Liverpool (2-3-5): Tommy Younger, John Molyneux, Ronnie Moran, Johnny Wheeler, Dick White, Geoff Twentyman, Fred Morris, Jimmy Melia, Louis Bimpson, Jimmy Harrower, Alan A’Court.
Sunderland (2-3-5): Peter Wakeham, Colin Nelson, Len Ashurst, Stan Anderson, Charlie Hurley, Reg Pearce, Clive Bircham, Johnny Goodchild, Don Kichenbrand, Ernest Taylor, Colin Grainger.
The goals: 0-1 Goodchild (22 min.), 1-1 Wheeler (29 min.), 2-1 Bimpson (58 min., assist: Morris), 3-1 Morris (73 min., assist: A’Court).

Did you know?
Alan A’Court made his 200th League appearance for Liverpool at Anfield in this match.

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