Report

Aston Villa 2 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 10 January 1981 at 15:00 Stadium: Villa Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 47,960
Half-time score 1 - 0
Manager Bob Paisley Opposition manager Ron Saunders
   

Opposition lineup

Jimmy Rimmer, Kenny Swain, Colin Gibson, Allan Evans, Ken McNaught, Dennis Mortimer, Des Bremner, Gary Shaw, Peter Withe, Gordon Cowans, Tony Morley

Opposition goals

Peter Withe
Dennis Mortimer

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.73
- Average age of the Aston Villa starting lineup: 26.17
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Aston Villa league position after match: 1
- 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 Aston Villa 26 15 6 5 44 23 10 2 1 25 6 5 4 4 19 17 36
2 Ipswich Town 24 13 9 2 42 21 7 4 0 19 4 6 5 2 23 17 35
3 Liverpool 26 11 12 3 46 29 9 4 0 28 9 2 8 3 18 20 34
4 Arsenal 26 11 10 5 39 29 8 5 0 22 10 3 5 5 17 19 32
5 West Bromwich Albion 25 11 9 5 33 24 7 3 2 20 8 4 6 3 13 16 31
6 Southampton 26 11 7 8 51 39 9 2 2 33 17 2 5 6 18 22 29
7 Nottingham Forest 26 11 7 8 40 29 9 1 3 31 16 2 6 5 9 13 29
8 Manchester United 26 7 15 4 35 24 4 9 0 21 10 3 6 4 14 14 29
9 Tottenham Hotspur 26 10 8 8 50 47 7 5 1 31 20 3 3 7 19 27 28
10 Everton 25 10 6 9 39 33 6 5 2 23 15 4 1 7 16 18 26
11 Stoke City 26 7 12 7 30 35 5 6 2 20 14 2 6 5 10 21 26
12 Manchester City 26 9 7 10 37 37 6 3 4 20 15 3 4 6 17 22 25
13 Middlesbrough 25 10 4 11 35 36 8 4 1 26 10 2 0 10 9 26 24
14 Birmingham City 25 8 8 9 31 33 6 4 3 20 15 2 4 6 11 18 24
15 Coventry City 26 9 6 11 30 38 7 4 2 21 16 2 2 9 9 22 24
16 Sunderland 26 8 6 12 35 35 6 3 4 20 13 2 3 8 15 22 22
17 Wolves 26 8 6 12 26 37 8 1 4 18 13 0 5 8 8 24 22
18 Leeds United 26 8 6 12 21 37 6 3 4 9 13 2 3 8 12 24 22
19 Brighton & Hove Albion 26 8 4 14 32 45 6 1 6 17 18 2 3 8 15 27 20
20 Norwich City 26 7 6 13 31 50 5 6 2 23 17 2 0 11 8 33 20
21 Crystal Palace 26 5 4 17 34 54 5 3 5 26 22 0 1 12 8 32 14
22 Leicester City 26 6 2 18 18 44 4 2 7 11 14 2 0 11 7 30 14

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