Report

Liverpool 3 - 1 West Bromwich Albion

Game date: Saturday 25 August 1979 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,021
Half-time score 1 - 0 Referee Hackett KS
Manager Bob Paisley Opposition manager Ron Atkinson
   

Opposition lineup

Tony Godden, Brendon Batson, Derek Statham, Tony Brown, John David Wile, Ally Robertson, Bryan Robson, Ally Brown, David Mills, Gary Owen, Peter Barnes

Opposition goals

Peter Barnes 63'

Opposition substitutions

David Mills out for Kevin Summerfield 83'

Notes

- Colin Irwin makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.94
- Average age of the West Bromwich Albion starting lineup: 26.04
- Liverpool league position after match: 9
- West Bromwich Albion league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Other games during this season

1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Norwich City 3 3 0 0 10 3 2 0 0 6 1 1 0 0 4 2 6
2 Nottingham Forest 3 3 0 0 6 1 2 0 0 5 1 1 0 0 1 0 6
3 Middlesbrough 3 2 1 0 7 2 1 1 0 4 1 1 0 0 3 1 5
4 Wolves 2 2 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 1 0 4
5 Stoke City 3 2 0 1 6 4 2 0 0 6 3 0 0 1 0 1 4
6 Manchester United 3 1 2 0 3 1 1 0 0 2 0 0 2 0 1 1 4
7 Bolton Wanderers 3 1 2 0 3 2 1 1 0 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 4
8 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 4 2 0 1 1 0 2 1 0 0 4 0 3
9 Liverpool 2 1 1 0 3 1 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 3
10 Leeds United 3 1 1 1 5 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 3 4 3
11 Bristol City 3 1 1 1 5 5 0 1 0 2 2 1 0 1 3 3 3
12 Crystal Palace 3 0 3 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 1 3
13 Aston Villa 3 1 1 1 3 4 1 0 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 1 3
14 Manchester City 3 1 1 1 3 5 1 1 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 3 3
15 Southampton 3 0 2 1 2 3 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 1 1 2 2
16 Coventry City 3 1 0 2 6 8 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 2 3 7 2
17 Ipswich Town 3 1 0 2 2 4 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 1 2 3 2
18 Everton 3 1 0 2 3 6 0 0 1 2 4 1 0 1 1 2 2
19 Derby County 3 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 2 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 1
20 West Bromwich Albion 3 0 1 2 1 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 5 1
21 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 0 0 3 3 9 0 0 1 0 4 0 0 2 3 5 0
22 Tottenham Hotspur 3 0 0 3 2 10 0 0 1 1 3 0 0 2 1 7 0

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