Match details

Liverpool 5 - 0 Derby County

Game date: Saturday 14 October 1978 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 47,475
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Styles K
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty
   

Opposition lineup

John Middleton, David Langan, Steve Buckley, Gerry Daly, Aidan McCaffery, Victor Moreland, Stephen Carter, Stephen Powell, Billy Caskey, Charlie George, Jonathan Clark

Opposition substitutions

Charlie George out for David Nish 70'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.6
- Average age of the Derby County starting lineup: 23.35
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Derby County league position after match: 18
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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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 Liverpool 10 9 1 0 33 4 5 0 0 18 1 4 1 0 15 3 19
2 Everton 10 6 4 0 13 5 4 1 0 7 1 2 3 0 6 4 16
3 Nottingham Forest 10 4 6 0 14 8 2 3 0 8 5 2 3 0 6 3 14
4 West Bromwich Albion 10 5 3 2 18 10 2 2 1 9 5 3 1 1 9 5 13
5 Manchester City 10 5 3 2 17 10 3 1 1 9 5 2 2 1 8 5 13
6 Manchester United 10 4 5 1 14 13 3 2 0 7 4 1 3 1 7 9 13
7 Coventry City 10 4 4 2 14 10 2 3 0 9 5 2 1 2 5 5 12
8 Tottenham Hotspur 10 4 3 3 10 18 2 2 1 6 7 2 1 2 4 11 11
9 Arsenal 10 3 4 3 15 12 2 3 0 10 5 1 1 3 5 7 10
10 Aston Villa 10 3 4 3 13 10 1 3 1 6 6 2 1 2 7 4 10
11 Bristol City 10 4 2 4 11 12 2 2 1 8 7 2 0 3 3 5 10
12 Norwich City 10 3 3 4 18 18 3 1 1 12 6 0 2 3 6 12 9
13 Queens Park Rangers 10 3 3 4 8 11 2 2 1 3 2 1 1 3 5 9 9
14 Leeds United 10 3 2 5 16 16 2 0 3 10 8 1 2 2 6 8 8
15 Ipswich Town 10 3 2 5 11 13 1 0 4 3 7 2 2 1 8 6 8
16 Southampton 10 2 4 4 13 17 2 2 1 9 8 0 2 3 4 9 8
17 Bolton Wanderers 10 3 2 5 16 22 3 1 1 11 8 0 1 4 5 14 8
18 Derby County 10 3 2 5 10 19 3 1 1 7 6 0 1 4 3 13 8
19 Middlesbrough 10 2 2 6 13 17 1 1 3 5 7 1 1 3 8 10 6
20 Wolves 10 3 0 7 8 16 3 0 2 5 4 0 0 5 3 12 6
21 Chelsea 10 2 2 6 12 21 1 0 4 6 14 1 2 2 6 7 6
22 Birmingham City 10 0 3 7 6 21 0 2 3 4 10 0 1 4 2 11 3
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