Match details

Nottingham Forest 0 - 0 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 28 April 1979 at 15:00 Stadium: City Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 41,898
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Courtney G
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Brian Clough
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Shilton, Viv Anderson, Frank Clark, John McGovern, Larry Lloyd, Kenny Burns, Martin O'Neill, Trevor Francis, Garry Birtles, Tony Woodcock, John Robertson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.12
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 27.1
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Nottingham Forest league position after match: 3
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report
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 37 25 8 4 72 15 17 2 0 46 4 8 6 4 26 11 58
2 West Bromwich Albion 36 20 11 5 67 33 11 5 2 36 14 9 6 3 31 19 51
3 Nottingham Forest 36 17 17 2 53 22 9 10 0 30 9 8 7 2 23 13 51
4 Everton 40 17 16 7 51 37 12 7 1 32 15 5 9 6 19 22 50
5 Leeds United 39 17 14 8 65 44 10 4 4 36 17 7 10 4 29 27 48
6 Arsenal 40 17 12 11 60 47 11 8 2 37 18 6 4 9 23 29 46
7 Ipswich Town 39 18 8 13 54 45 11 4 6 34 21 7 4 7 20 24 44
8 Aston Villa 37 14 14 9 54 41 8 8 3 35 23 6 6 6 19 18 42
9 Coventry City 41 13 16 12 55 68 10 7 3 38 29 3 9 9 17 39 42
10 Manchester United 38 14 13 11 55 58 8 6 5 25 22 6 7 6 30 36 41
11 Bristol City 41 15 10 16 47 49 11 6 4 34 19 4 4 12 13 30 40
12 Southampton 38 12 15 11 46 48 9 9 2 34 19 3 6 9 12 29 39
13 Middlesbrough 40 14 10 16 54 49 10 5 5 33 20 4 5 11 21 29 38
14 Norwich City 41 7 22 12 50 56 7 9 4 28 18 0 13 8 22 38 36
15 Tottenham Hotspur 39 11 14 14 43 59 6 7 6 17 24 5 7 8 26 35 36
16 Manchester City 38 11 13 14 50 49 7 5 6 27 24 4 8 8 23 25 35
17 Bolton Wanderers 39 12 10 17 52 68 10 4 4 34 21 2 6 13 18 47 34
18 Wolves 39 12 8 19 41 62 9 4 7 25 26 3 4 12 16 36 32
19 Derby County 41 10 11 20 44 68 8 5 7 25 22 2 6 13 19 46 31
20 Queens Park Rangers 39 6 13 20 41 62 4 9 6 23 26 2 4 14 18 36 25
21 Birmingham City 39 5 9 25 33 60 5 8 7 24 25 0 1 18 9 35 19
22 Chelsea 39 5 8 26 40 87 3 4 12 20 38 2 4 14 20 49 18
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