Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Coventry City

Game date: Saturday 16 September 1978 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 51,130
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Richardson DT
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Gordon Milne
   

Opposition lineup

Les Sealey, Brian Roberts, Gary Gillespie, Jim Holton, Bobby McDonald, John Beck, Barry Powell, Tommy Hutchison, Steve Hunt, Mick Ferguson, Ian Wallace

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.22
- Average age of the Coventry City starting lineup: 23.75
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Coventry City league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Liverpool 6 6 0 0 20 2 3 0 0 10 1 3 0 0 10 1 12
2 Everton 6 4 2 0 8 3 3 0 0 5 1 1 2 0 3 2 10
3 Coventry City 6 4 1 1 11 5 2 1 0 7 3 2 0 1 4 2 9
4 West Bromwich Albion 6 3 2 1 11 6 2 1 0 8 3 1 1 1 3 3 8
5 Aston Villa 6 3 2 1 9 4 1 2 0 3 2 2 0 1 6 2 8
6 Norwich City 6 2 3 1 12 9 2 1 0 8 2 0 2 1 4 7 7
7 Manchester City 6 2 3 1 11 8 1 1 1 5 5 1 2 0 6 3 7
8 Bristol City 6 3 1 2 7 6 2 1 0 5 2 1 0 2 2 4 7
9 Nottingham Forest 6 1 5 0 4 3 1 2 0 3 2 0 3 0 1 1 7
10 Manchester United 6 2 3 1 7 8 1 2 0 3 2 1 1 1 4 6 7
11 Arsenal 6 2 2 2 10 7 2 1 0 8 3 0 1 2 2 4 6
12 Southampton 6 2 2 2 10 12 2 1 0 7 5 0 1 2 3 7 6
13 Tottenham Hotspur 6 2 2 2 7 15 1 1 1 4 6 1 1 1 3 9 6
14 Leeds United 6 2 1 3 11 10 1 0 2 6 5 1 1 1 5 5 5
15 Ipswich Town 6 2 1 3 7 8 1 0 2 3 5 1 1 1 4 3 5
16 Derby County 6 1 2 3 7 10 1 1 1 4 5 0 1 2 3 5 4
17 Queens Park Rangers 6 1 2 3 5 9 0 2 1 1 2 1 0 2 4 7 4
18 Bolton Wanderers 6 1 2 3 7 12 1 1 1 5 5 0 1 2 2 7 4
19 Middlesbrough 6 1 1 4 5 9 0 1 2 1 4 1 0 2 4 5 3
20 Chelsea 6 1 1 4 6 13 0 0 3 1 8 1 1 1 5 5 3
21 Wolves 6 1 0 5 5 11 1 0 2 3 4 0 0 3 2 7 2
22 Birmingham City 6 0 2 4 4 14 0 1 2 2 7 0 1 2 2 7 2
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