Match details

Liverpool 2 - 1 Manchester City

Game date: Saturday 9 April 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 55,283
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Rice J
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tony Book
   

Opposition lineup

Joe Corrigan, Kenny Clements, William Donachie, Mike Doyle, Dave Watson, Tommy Booth, Ged Keegan, Brian Kidd, Joe Royle, Asa Hartford, Paul Power

Opposition goals

Brian Kidd 77'

Opposition substitutions

Joe Royle out for Peter Barnes 50'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.2
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 26.5
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Manchester City league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 20 7 8 61 33 13 4 1 38 10 7 3 7 23 23 47
2 Liverpool 34 20 7 7 55 29 15 2 0 42 10 5 5 7 13 19 47
3 Manchester City 34 16 12 6 47 27 12 4 1 29 11 4 8 5 18 16 44
4 Newcastle United 35 15 13 7 56 39 12 6 0 34 11 3 7 7 22 28 43
5 Manchester United 32 16 8 8 59 41 10 5 3 36 19 6 3 5 23 22 40
6 West Bromwich Albion 35 14 11 10 50 44 9 6 3 33 16 5 5 7 17 28 39
7 Aston Villa 30 16 5 9 57 33 12 1 1 43 13 4 4 8 14 20 37
8 Leicester City 35 11 15 9 43 49 7 8 2 28 21 4 7 7 15 28 37
9 Leeds United 33 12 10 11 40 43 6 6 4 23 23 6 4 7 17 20 34
10 Middlesbrough 35 12 10 13 34 40 10 4 3 21 11 2 6 10 13 29 34
11 Arsenal 34 12 9 13 53 53 8 4 4 30 19 4 5 9 23 34 33
12 Birmingham City 34 11 9 14 54 52 8 4 5 32 22 3 5 9 22 30 31
13 Norwich City 35 12 7 16 40 55 10 3 5 24 19 2 4 11 16 36 31
14 Everton 32 10 9 13 47 55 6 5 5 26 21 4 4 8 21 34 29
15 Derby County 32 7 13 12 37 45 7 7 2 27 14 0 6 10 10 31 27
16 Stoke City 32 9 9 14 18 34 8 3 4 14 10 1 6 10 4 24 27
17 Tottenham Hotspur 34 10 7 17 41 61 7 6 5 20 18 3 1 12 21 43 27
18 Queens Park Rangers 30 9 8 13 33 41 8 4 2 21 14 1 4 11 12 27 26
19 Coventry City 31 8 10 13 34 44 5 6 3 22 17 3 4 10 12 27 26
20 Sunderland 35 8 9 18 36 45 7 4 7 25 14 1 5 11 11 31 25
21 West Ham United 33 8 9 16 34 55 6 5 6 19 19 2 4 10 15 36 25
22 Bristol City 32 7 9 16 27 38 5 6 6 20 17 2 3 10 7 21 23
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