Match details

Chelsea 3 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 4 March 1978 at 15:00 Stadium: Stamford Bridge
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,550
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Reeves PG
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Kenneth Shellito
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Bonetti, Gary Locke, Ron Harris, Ian Britton, Micky Droy, Steve Wicks, Steve Finnieston, Ray Wilkins, Tommy Langley, Ray Lewington, Clive Walker

Opposition goals

Tommy Langley 53'
Steve Finnieston 60'
Steve Finnieston 90'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.17
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 24.77
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Chelsea league position after match: 15
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Miscellaneous press clippings
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 29 19 7 3 54 18 11 4 0 29 6 8 3 3 25 12 45
2 Manchester City 30 17 5 8 56 33 12 1 2 37 13 5 4 6 19 20 39
3 Everton 30 15 9 6 57 36 10 4 2 36 20 5 5 4 21 16 39
4 Arsenal 31 15 8 8 41 26 9 5 2 24 9 6 3 6 17 17 38
5 Liverpool 29 15 6 8 39 24 10 2 2 23 7 5 4 6 16 17 36
6 Leeds United 30 14 8 8 45 36 8 4 3 23 14 6 4 5 22 22 36
7 Coventry City 29 14 7 8 57 46 10 3 2 38 18 4 4 6 19 28 35
8 West Bromwich Albion 29 11 10 8 43 38 8 4 2 23 11 3 6 6 20 27 32
9 Norwich City 30 9 13 8 39 46 8 5 1 20 13 1 8 7 19 33 31
10 Aston Villa 28 11 7 10 30 26 6 3 4 16 11 5 4 6 14 15 29
11 Bristol City 31 9 11 11 39 38 7 4 3 29 20 2 7 8 10 18 29
12 Middlesbrough 29 10 9 10 31 38 6 5 3 17 13 4 4 7 14 25 29
13 Manchester United 30 11 6 13 45 46 7 3 5 21 16 4 3 8 24 30 28
14 Derby County 28 9 9 10 34 42 5 6 3 19 16 4 3 7 15 26 27
15 Chelsea 29 9 9 11 35 45 6 7 3 22 16 3 2 8 13 29 27
16 Ipswich Town 29 9 8 12 32 38 8 3 4 24 18 1 5 8 8 20 26
17 Wolves 29 8 8 13 36 44 5 5 4 22 19 3 3 9 14 25 24
18 Birmingham City 30 10 4 16 38 51 6 3 7 25 24 4 1 9 13 27 24
19 West Ham United 30 6 8 16 35 50 4 6 5 19 22 2 2 11 16 28 20
20 Queens Park Rangers 29 4 12 13 33 48 4 5 5 18 21 0 7 8 15 27 20
21 Leicester City 30 3 11 16 13 44 3 6 6 8 20 0 5 10 5 24 17
22 Newcastle United 27 6 3 18 30 49 4 1 9 18 24 2 2 9 12 25 15
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