Match details

Bolton Wanderers 1 - 4 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 1 May 1979 at 19:30 Stadium: Burnden Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 35,200
Half - time score: 0 - 1 Referee: Richardson DT
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Ian Greaves
   

Opposition lineup

Seamus McDonagh, Peter Nicholson, Tony Dunne, Roy Greaves, Sam Allardyce, Mike Walsh, Willie Morgan, Neil Whatmore, Neil McNab, Frank Worthington, Mike Graham

Opposition goals

Graeme Souness scored an own goal on 63'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.77
- Average age of the Bolton Wanderers starting lineup: 27.56
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Bolton Wanderers league position after match: 17
- 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 Liverpool 38 26 8 4 76 16 17 2 0 46 4 9 6 4 30 12 60
2 West Bromwich Albion 37 21 11 5 69 33 11 5 2 36 14 10 6 3 33 19 53
3 Nottingham Forest 37 17 17 3 53 23 9 10 0 30 9 8 7 3 23 14 51
4 Everton 41 17 16 8 51 39 12 7 2 32 17 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 Manchester United 39 14 14 11 56 59 8 6 5 25 22 6 8 6 31 37 42
10 Coventry City 41 13 16 12 55 68 10 7 3 38 29 3 9 9 17 39 42
11 Bristol City 41 15 10 16 47 49 11 6 4 34 19 4 4 12 13 30 40
12 Southampton 39 12 16 11 47 49 9 10 2 35 20 3 6 9 12 29 40
13 Middlesbrough 40 14 10 16 54 49 10 5 5 33 20 4 5 11 21 29 38
14 Manchester City 39 12 13 14 53 50 8 5 6 30 25 4 8 8 23 25 37
15 Norwich City 41 7 22 12 50 56 7 9 4 28 18 0 13 8 22 38 36
16 Tottenham Hotspur 39 11 14 14 43 59 6 7 6 17 24 5 7 8 26 35 36
17 Bolton Wanderers 40 12 10 18 53 72 10 4 5 35 25 2 6 13 18 47 34
18 Wolves 40 13 8 19 42 62 10 4 7 26 26 3 4 12 16 36 34
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 40 5 9 26 34 63 5 8 7 24 25 0 1 19 10 38 19
22 Chelsea 39 5 8 26 40 87 3 4 12 20 38 2 4 14 20 49 18
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