Match details

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 Referee: Tyldesley F
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.

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Match programme

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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