Report

Liverpool 2 - 2 Birmingham City

Game date: Saturday 14 February 1981 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 32,199
Half-time score 2 - 1
Manager Bob Paisley Opposition manager James Smith
   

Opposition lineup

Jeff Wealands, David Langan, Joe Gallagher, Colin Todd, Kevan Broadhurst, Kevin Dillon, Tony Evans, Archie Gemmill, Ian Handysides, Alan Ainscow, Frank Worthington

Opposition goals

Tony Evans
Alan Ainscow

Notes

- Kevin Sheedy makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.36
- Average age of the Birmingham City starting lineup: 26.69
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Birmingham City league position after match: 14
- 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 Ipswich Town 28 16 10 2 54 24 10 4 0 31 7 6 6 2 23 17 42
2 Aston Villa 29 18 6 5 50 25 11 2 1 26 6 7 4 4 24 19 42
3 Liverpool 30 12 13 5 50 35 9 5 1 31 13 3 8 4 19 22 37
4 West Bromwich Albion 29 14 9 6 39 26 9 3 2 24 8 5 6 4 15 18 37
5 Southampton 29 14 7 8 58 41 11 2 2 37 19 3 5 6 21 22 35
6 Arsenal 29 11 12 6 42 34 8 6 0 24 12 3 6 6 18 22 34
7 Tottenham Hotspur 29 12 9 8 55 48 8 6 1 34 21 4 3 7 21 27 33
8 Nottingham Forest 28 12 8 8 42 30 10 1 3 32 16 2 7 5 10 14 32
9 Manchester United 29 8 15 6 37 27 5 9 0 23 10 3 6 6 14 17 31
10 Stoke City 29 8 13 8 34 41 5 7 2 21 15 3 6 6 13 26 29
11 Middlesbrough 28 12 4 12 40 39 10 4 1 29 10 2 0 11 11 29 28
12 Manchester City 29 10 8 11 41 41 7 4 4 24 18 3 4 7 17 23 28
13 Everton 28 10 7 11 40 37 6 6 3 24 18 4 1 8 16 19 27
14 Birmingham City 30 9 9 12 36 46 7 4 4 22 19 2 5 8 14 27 27
15 Leeds United 30 10 7 13 25 41 7 3 5 11 16 3 4 8 14 25 27
16 Sunderland 30 10 6 14 39 38 8 3 4 23 13 2 3 10 16 25 26
17 Coventry City 29 9 8 12 35 44 7 5 3 24 20 2 3 9 11 24 26
18 Wolves 29 9 8 12 30 39 9 1 4 20 13 0 7 8 10 26 26
19 Brighton & Hove Albion 29 8 4 17 33 51 6 1 7 17 20 2 3 10 16 31 20
20 Norwich City 30 7 6 17 32 56 5 6 4 23 20 2 0 13 9 36 20
21 Leicester City 30 8 2 20 21 47 5 2 8 12 15 3 0 12 9 32 18
22 Crystal Palace 29 5 5 19 36 59 5 4 5 26 22 0 1 14 10 37 15

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