Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Birmingham City

Game date: Tuesday 13 February 1979 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,207
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Kirby G
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: James Smith
   

Opposition lineup

Neil Freeman, Malcolm Page, Joe Gallagher, Alberto Tarantini, Mark Dennis, Alan Ainscow, Tony Towers, Kevin Dillon, Trevor Dark, Alan Buckley, Keith Bertschin

Opposition substitutions

Trevor Dark out for Don Givens 75'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.26
- Average age of the Birmingham City starting lineup: 23.73
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Birmingham City league position after match: 22
- 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 23 17 3 3 50 10 11 1 0 29 3 6 2 3 21 7 37
2 Arsenal 26 14 8 4 45 22 8 5 1 26 12 6 3 3 19 10 36
3 Everton 25 13 10 2 37 19 9 4 0 22 7 4 6 2 15 12 36
4 West Bromwich Albion 23 14 6 3 48 22 6 3 1 23 8 8 3 2 25 14 34
5 Leeds United 27 12 9 6 49 32 7 2 4 26 13 5 7 2 23 19 33
6 Nottingham Forest 22 9 11 2 25 15 4 6 0 11 6 5 5 2 14 9 29
7 Bristol City 27 10 8 9 34 31 7 4 3 24 14 3 4 6 10 17 28
8 Tottenham Hotspur 26 9 9 8 29 42 5 3 5 12 20 4 6 3 17 22 27
9 Manchester United 24 10 6 8 35 41 5 3 4 16 18 5 3 4 19 23 26
10 Coventry City 24 9 7 8 30 39 7 4 1 23 15 2 3 7 7 24 25
11 Aston Villa 22 7 10 5 27 20 2 6 2 12 12 5 4 3 15 8 24
12 Norwich City 23 4 14 5 33 33 4 7 2 19 13 0 7 3 14 20 22
13 Ipswich Town 25 9 4 12 33 34 6 2 6 21 16 3 2 6 12 18 22
14 Derby County 24 8 6 10 29 42 6 4 2 19 15 2 2 8 10 27 22
15 Manchester City 25 6 9 10 33 33 3 3 6 16 19 3 6 4 17 14 21
16 Southampton 24 6 9 9 26 32 5 5 2 19 12 1 4 7 7 20 21
17 Middlesbrough 24 6 6 12 32 35 4 3 4 18 13 2 3 8 14 22 18
18 Bolton Wanderers 23 6 6 11 29 41 5 3 3 19 13 1 3 8 10 28 18
19 Queens Park Rangers 25 4 10 11 24 37 3 7 5 16 22 1 3 6 8 15 18
20 Wolves 25 7 3 15 24 46 6 2 5 14 18 1 1 10 10 28 17
21 Chelsea 24 4 6 14 27 51 2 2 7 12 23 2 4 7 15 28 14
22 Birmingham City 25 2 4 19 21 43 2 3 6 14 17 0 1 13 7 26 8
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