Report

Liverpool 3 - 0 Stoke City

Game date: Friday 3 April 1981 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 33,308
Half-time score 1 - 0
Manager Bob Paisley Opposition manager Alan Durban
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Fox, Ray Evans, Alexander Munro, Alan Dodd, Brendan O'Callaghan, Mike Doyle, Loek Ursem, Paul Bracewell, Lee Chapman, Adrian Heath, Paul Maguire

Notes

- Ronnie Whelan makes his LFC debut
- Ronnie Whelan scores his debut goal for LFC
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.34
- Average age of the Stoke City starting lineup: 25.51
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Stoke City league position after match: 13
- 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 35 21 10 4 70 31 14 4 0 42 9 7 6 4 28 22 52
2 Aston Villa 35 22 7 6 60 33 13 3 1 33 11 9 4 5 27 22 51
3 West Bromwich Albion 36 17 11 8 50 35 12 4 2 31 11 5 7 6 19 24 45
4 Liverpool 35 15 14 6 58 38 12 5 1 37 13 3 9 5 21 25 44
5 Nottingham Forest 36 17 10 9 57 38 14 1 3 42 19 3 9 6 15 19 44
6 Southampton 37 18 8 11 68 50 14 3 2 44 21 4 5 9 24 29 44
7 Arsenal 36 14 14 8 51 42 11 7 0 31 15 3 7 8 20 27 42
8 Tottenham Hotspur 36 14 12 10 62 56 9 7 2 39 25 5 5 8 23 31 40
9 Manchester United 37 10 18 9 44 35 6 11 1 26 13 4 7 8 18 22 38
10 Leeds United 36 15 7 14 34 45 9 3 6 16 19 6 4 8 18 26 37
11 Birmingham City 36 12 11 13 46 50 10 4 4 29 19 2 7 9 17 31 35
12 Manchester City 36 12 10 14 49 52 9 6 4 31 23 3 4 10 18 29 34
13 Stoke City 37 9 16 12 42 55 6 8 4 25 20 3 8 8 17 35 34
14 Middlesbrough 35 14 5 16 47 48 12 4 1 34 12 2 1 15 13 36 33
15 Sunderland 36 12 7 17 46 46 9 4 5 28 16 3 3 12 18 30 31
16 Everton 35 12 7 16 47 48 7 6 5 28 21 5 1 11 19 27 31
17 Wolves 35 11 8 16 37 46 10 1 6 23 15 1 7 10 14 31 30
18 Coventry City 36 11 8 17 43 60 8 5 5 28 26 3 3 12 15 34 30
19 Brighton & Hove Albion 36 10 7 19 45 63 8 3 7 26 24 2 4 12 19 39 27
20 Leicester City 37 11 5 21 31 57 6 4 8 15 17 5 1 13 16 40 27
21 Norwich City 36 9 7 20 39 67 7 7 4 29 22 2 0 16 10 45 25
22 Crystal Palace 36 5 6 25 40 71 5 4 9 28 30 0 2 16 12 41 16

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