Match details

Liverpool 4 - 0 Manchester City

Game date: Monday 1 May 1978 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,528
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Johnson WB
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tony Book
   

Opposition lineup

Joe Corrigan, Kenny Clements, William Donachie, Tommy Booth, Dave Watson, Gary Owen, Mick Channon, Colin Bell, Brian Kidd, Asa Hartford, Paul Power

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.94
- Average age of the Manchester City starting lineup: 27.41
- Liverpool league position after match: 2
- Manchester City league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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Match programme

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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 40 25 12 3 67 22 15 6 0 37 8 10 6 3 30 14 62
2 Liverpool 41 24 8 9 65 34 15 3 2 37 11 9 5 7 28 23 56
3 Everton 42 22 11 9 76 45 14 4 3 47 22 8 7 6 29 23 55
4 Arsenal 41 21 10 10 60 34 14 5 2 38 12 7 5 8 22 22 52
5 Manchester City 41 20 11 10 74 51 14 4 3 46 21 6 7 7 28 30 51
6 West Bromwich Albion 41 18 13 10 60 51 13 4 3 33 16 5 9 7 27 35 49
7 Coventry City 42 18 12 12 75 62 13 5 3 48 23 5 7 9 27 39 48
8 Aston Villa 41 18 10 13 56 39 11 4 6 33 18 7 6 7 23 21 46
9 Leeds United 42 18 10 14 63 53 12 4 5 39 21 6 6 9 24 32 46
10 Manchester United 42 16 10 16 67 63 9 6 6 32 23 7 4 10 35 40 42
11 Birmingham City 42 16 9 17 55 60 8 5 8 32 30 8 4 9 23 30 41
12 Norwich City 42 11 18 13 52 66 10 8 3 28 20 1 10 10 24 46 40
13 Derby County 41 13 13 15 51 59 9 7 4 34 24 4 6 11 17 35 39
14 Middlesbrough 42 12 15 15 42 54 8 8 5 25 19 4 7 10 17 35 39
15 Bristol City 42 11 13 18 49 53 9 6 6 37 26 2 7 12 12 27 35
16 Ipswich Town 41 11 13 17 46 59 10 5 5 31 22 1 8 12 15 37 35
17 Queens Park Rangers 41 9 15 17 46 61 8 8 5 27 26 1 7 12 19 35 33
18 Chelsea 40 10 13 17 43 68 6 10 3 25 19 4 3 14 18 49 33
19 Wolves 40 10 12 18 46 62 6 8 6 27 26 4 4 12 19 36 32
20 West Ham United 42 12 8 22 52 69 8 6 7 31 28 4 2 15 21 41 32
21 Newcastle United 42 6 10 26 42 78 4 6 11 26 37 2 4 15 16 41 22
22 Leicester City 42 5 12 25 26 70 4 7 10 16 32 1 5 15 10 38 22
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