Match details

Liverpool 2 - 3 Birmingham City

Game date: Saturday 21 January 1978 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,401
Half - time score: 0 - 0
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Alf Ramsey
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Montgomery, Jimmy Calderwood, Gary Pendrey, Tony Towers, Joe Gallagher, Pat Howard, Gary Emmanuel, Trevor Francis, Keith Bertschin, Terry Hibbitt, Kevin Dillon

Opposition goals

Gary Emmanuel
Trevor Francis
Keith Bertschin

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.24
- Average age of the Birmingham City starting lineup: 25.61
- Liverpool league position after match: 4
- Birmingham City league position after match: 17
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
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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 26 17 6 3 47 15 9 4 0 25 6 8 2 3 22 9 40
2 Manchester City 26 15 4 7 51 27 10 1 2 34 12 5 3 5 17 15 34
3 Everton 26 13 8 5 50 31 8 3 2 29 16 5 5 3 21 15 34
4 Liverpool 26 14 6 6 35 19 9 2 2 20 6 5 4 4 15 13 34
5 Arsenal 26 14 5 7 35 22 8 4 1 21 8 6 1 6 14 14 33
6 Leeds United 26 11 8 7 41 34 7 4 2 21 12 4 4 5 20 22 30
7 Coventry City 26 12 6 8 49 43 8 3 2 33 18 4 3 6 16 25 30
8 West Bromwich Albion 26 10 8 8 36 32 8 3 2 20 8 2 5 6 16 24 28
9 Norwich City 26 9 10 7 33 37 8 4 1 17 10 1 6 6 16 27 28
10 Derby County 26 9 8 9 32 38 5 5 3 18 15 4 3 6 14 23 26
11 Manchester United 25 11 3 11 41 39 7 1 4 20 14 4 2 7 21 25 25
12 Aston Villa 24 9 6 9 28 25 5 2 4 15 11 4 4 5 13 14 24
13 Chelsea 26 8 8 10 30 40 5 6 3 17 13 3 2 7 13 27 24
14 Middlesbrough 26 8 8 10 26 36 5 5 3 14 12 3 3 7 12 24 24
15 Wolves 26 8 7 11 33 38 5 4 4 19 16 3 3 7 14 22 23
16 Ipswich Town 26 8 7 11 29 35 8 2 3 22 15 0 5 8 7 20 23
17 Birmingham City 26 9 4 13 35 43 5 3 5 22 20 4 1 8 13 23 22
18 Bristol City 24 6 8 10 27 31 6 3 3 24 18 0 5 7 3 13 20
19 West Ham United 26 6 7 13 31 42 4 5 4 16 18 2 2 9 15 24 19
20 Queens Park Rangers 26 4 10 12 27 41 4 4 5 16 19 0 6 7 11 22 18
21 Newcastle United 25 6 2 17 29 47 4 1 8 18 23 2 1 9 11 24 14
22 Leicester City 26 2 9 15 11 41 2 5 6 6 19 0 4 9 5 22 13
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