Match details

Newcastle United 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 31 December 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: St James' Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 36,456
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Walmsley K
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: William McGarry
   

Opposition lineup

Kevin Carr, Ray Blackhall, Mickey Barker, Stewart Barrowclough, Aidan McCaffery, Irving Nattrass, Mick Burns, Ray Hudson, Michael Larnach, Tommy Craig, Stuart Robinson

Opposition substitutions

Stewart Barrowclough out for Dennis Martin

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.23
- Average age of the Newcastle United starting lineup: 23.49
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Newcastle United league position after match: 21
- 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 Nottingham Forest 23 16 4 3 44 14 8 3 0 22 5 8 1 3 22 9 36
2 Everton 23 12 7 4 47 27 7 3 2 28 16 5 4 2 19 11 31
3 Liverpool 23 12 6 5 30 16 8 2 1 16 3 4 4 4 14 13 30
4 Arsenal 23 12 5 6 31 19 6 4 1 17 7 6 1 5 14 12 29
5 Manchester City 23 12 4 7 44 24 9 1 2 31 10 3 3 5 13 14 28
6 Coventry City 23 11 6 6 42 36 7 3 2 28 17 4 3 4 14 19 28
7 West Bromwich Albion 23 10 7 6 34 28 8 3 1 20 7 2 4 5 14 21 27
8 Norwich City 23 9 9 5 29 30 8 3 0 14 5 1 6 5 15 25 27
9 Leeds United 23 9 8 6 36 30 6 4 1 19 10 3 4 5 17 20 26
10 Aston Villa 22 9 5 8 27 23 5 1 4 14 10 4 4 4 13 13 23
11 Ipswich Town 23 8 7 8 25 27 8 2 2 21 13 0 5 6 4 14 23
12 Derby County 23 8 7 8 28 32 4 4 3 14 13 4 3 5 14 19 23
13 Manchester United 22 9 3 10 34 36 6 1 3 15 12 3 2 7 19 24 21
14 Chelsea 23 7 7 9 22 30 4 5 3 10 8 3 2 6 12 22 21
15 Wolves 23 7 6 10 29 34 4 3 4 16 15 3 3 6 13 19 20
16 Middlesbrough 23 6 8 9 21 32 4 5 3 13 12 2 3 6 8 20 20
17 Bristol City 22 6 6 10 27 31 6 2 3 24 18 0 4 7 3 13 18
18 Birmingham City 23 7 4 12 28 37 5 3 4 20 17 2 1 8 8 20 18
19 West Ham United 23 5 6 12 26 37 3 5 4 15 18 2 1 8 11 19 16
20 Queens Park Rangers 23 3 8 12 24 39 3 4 5 14 18 0 4 7 10 21 14
21 Newcastle United 22 5 2 15 25 42 4 1 7 16 19 1 1 8 9 23 12
22 Leicester City 23 2 7 14 11 40 2 4 5 6 18 0 3 9 5 22 11
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