Report

Leicester City 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 23 August 1980 at 15:00 Stadium: Filbert Street
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 28,455
Half-time score 1 - 0
Manager Bob Paisley Opposition manager Jock Wallace
   

Opposition lineup

Mark Wallington, Tommy Williams, Colin Gibson, Andy Peake, Larry May, John O'Neill, Mark Goodwin, Jim Melrose, Alan Young, Ian Wilson, Bobby Smith

Opposition goals

Martin Henderson
Andy Peake 42'

Opposition substitutions

Jim Melrose out for Martin Henderson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.66
- Average age of the Leicester City starting lineup: 22.74
- Liverpool league position after match: 8
- Leicester City league position after match: 16
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Andy Peake's goal, a swerving 30 yard effort, was voted 'goal of the century' by Leicester fans when they left Filbert Street.

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 Tottenham Hotspur 3 2 1 0 8 5 1 1 0 4 2 1 0 0 4 3 5
2 Ipswich Town 3 2 1 0 5 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 3 2 5
3 Southampton 3 2 1 0 5 2 1 0 0 2 0 1 1 0 3 2 5
4 Aston Villa 3 2 1 0 5 3 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 4 3 5
5 Sunderland 3 2 0 1 8 3 1 0 1 4 3 1 0 0 4 0 4
6 Manchester United 3 1 1 1 3 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 3
7 Birmingham City 3 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 1 1 2 3
8 Liverpool 3 1 1 1 3 2 1 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 0 2 3
9 Brighton & Hove Albion 3 1 1 1 4 4 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 1 2 4 3
10 Coventry City 3 1 1 1 4 4 1 1 0 3 1 0 0 1 1 3 3
11 Arsenal 3 1 1 1 3 4 0 1 0 1 1 1 0 1 2 3 3
12 Everton 3 1 1 1 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 3 3
13 Nottingham Forest 3 1 1 1 2 3 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 1 0 2 3
14 Wolves 3 1 1 1 2 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 1 3 3
15 Norwich City 3 1 0 2 7 5 1 0 1 7 4 0 0 1 0 1 2
16 Leicester City 3 1 0 2 2 2 1 0 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 2
17 Crystal Palace 3 1 0 2 8 9 1 0 1 8 6 0 0 1 0 3 2
18 West Bromwich Albion 3 0 2 1 1 2 0 1 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 2
19 Middlesbrough 3 1 0 2 5 8 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 2 2 8 2
20 Leeds United 3 1 0 2 4 7 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 1 3 5 2
21 Stoke City 3 0 2 1 3 7 0 2 0 2 2 0 0 1 1 5 2
22 Manchester City 3 0 1 2 2 8 0 1 1 2 6 0 0 1 0 2 1

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