Match details

League Cup Semi-final 1L

Anfield | Tue 7 Feb 1978 at 19:30

Liverpool 2 - 1 Arsenal

Goals (Assists in brackets)

Opposition goals


  • - Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.13
  • - Average age of the Arsenal starting lineup: 25.23
  • - Liverpool embarked on a club record run at Anfield: 85 home games unbeaten in all competitions. This run included 63 league matches and stretched over 3 years from this game to 31st January 1981.

Other details

Manager: Bob Paisley
Opposition manager: Terry Neill
Referee: Courtney G
Attendance: 44,764
Half-time score: 1 - 1
Game number: 3378
League Cup game number: 45
LFC played towards Kop: First half
Look at the 2nd leg: Tue 14 Feb 1978 (A)

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