Match details

Derby County 4 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Wednesday 8 March 1978 at 19:30 Stadium: Baseball Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 23,413
Half - time score: 1 - 0
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty
   

Opposition lineup

John Middleton, David Langan, Steve Buckley, Stephen Powell, Roy McFarland, Peter Daniel, Terry Curran, Gerry Daly, Don Masson, Charlie George, Andy Crawford

Opposition goals

Gerry Daly
Gerry Daly
Charlie George
Andy Crawford

Notes

- Steve Ogrizovic makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.59
- Average age of the Derby County starting lineup: 25.01
- Liverpool league position after match: 5
- Derby County league position after match: 12
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Ray Clemence's injured right shoulder means he misses his first game for Liverpool since 9 September 1972. He had made a total of 336 games in a row!

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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 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 30 15 6 9 41 28 10 2 2 23 7 5 4 7 18 21 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 Derby County 29 10 9 10 38 44 6 6 3 23 18 4 3 7 15 26 29
13 Middlesbrough 29 10 9 10 31 38 6 5 3 17 13 4 4 7 14 25 29
14 Manchester United 30 11 6 13 45 46 7 3 5 21 16 4 3 8 24 30 28
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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