Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Wolves

Game date: Tuesday 27 December 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 50,294
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Hackett KS
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Sammy Chung
   

Opposition lineup

Paul Bradshaw, Geoffrey Palmer, Derek Parkin, Steve Daley, Bob Hazell, John McAlle, Kenny Hibbitt, Willie Carr, John Richards, Norman Bell, Maurice Daly

Opposition substitutions

Geoffrey Palmer out for John Farley

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.22
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 24.78
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Wolves league position after match: 17
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Phil Neal's first kick was saved by Bradshaw but the referee ordered it to be retaken as he had moved.

Related files

Newspaper report
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 Nottingham Forest 21 14 4 3 39 13 8 3 0 22 5 6 1 3 17 8 32
2 Everton 22 11 7 4 45 27 6 3 2 26 16 5 4 2 19 11 29
3 Arsenal 22 12 5 5 31 17 6 4 1 17 7 6 1 4 14 10 29
4 Liverpool 22 11 6 5 28 16 8 2 1 16 3 3 4 4 12 13 28
5 Manchester City 22 11 4 7 42 24 8 1 2 29 10 3 3 5 13 14 26
6 Leeds United 22 9 8 5 36 29 6 4 1 19 10 3 4 4 17 19 26
7 Coventry City 22 10 6 6 39 36 6 3 2 25 17 4 3 4 14 19 26
8 Norwich City 22 9 8 5 27 28 8 3 0 14 5 1 5 5 13 23 26
9 West Bromwich Albion 22 9 7 6 33 28 7 3 1 19 7 2 4 5 14 21 25
10 Aston Villa 21 9 5 7 27 21 5 1 4 14 10 4 4 3 13 11 23
11 Ipswich Town 22 8 7 7 24 25 8 2 1 20 11 0 5 6 4 14 23
12 Manchester United 21 9 3 9 34 33 6 1 3 15 12 3 2 6 19 21 21
13 Derby County 22 7 7 8 26 31 4 4 3 14 13 3 3 5 12 18 21
14 Chelsea 22 6 7 9 17 26 4 5 3 10 8 2 2 6 7 18 19
15 Middlesbrough 22 6 7 9 19 30 4 4 3 11 10 2 3 6 8 20 19
16 Bristol City 21 6 6 9 26 28 6 2 2 23 15 0 4 7 3 13 18
17 Wolves 22 6 6 10 26 33 4 3 4 16 15 2 3 6 10 18 18
18 Birmingham City 22 7 4 11 24 32 5 3 3 16 12 2 1 8 8 20 18
19 West Ham United 22 4 6 12 23 35 2 5 4 12 16 2 1 8 11 19 14
20 Queens Park Rangers 22 3 8 11 23 36 3 4 4 13 15 0 4 7 10 21 14
21 Newcastle United 20 5 2 13 25 38 4 1 5 16 15 1 1 8 9 23 12
22 Leicester City 22 2 7 13 9 37 2 4 5 6 18 0 3 8 3 19 11
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