Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Southampton

Game date: Saturday 5 May 1979 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 46,687
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Redfern KA
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Lawrie McMenemy
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Wells, Manny Andruszewski, Malcolm Waldron, Chris Nicholl, David Peach, Austin Hayes, Graham Baker, Alan Ball, Nick Holmes, Trevor Hebberd, Phil Boyer

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.79
- Average age of the Southampton starting lineup: 25.51
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Southampton league position after match: 13
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Sparkling Phil Neal double
Phil Neal poster
Match programme
Match ticket

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 39 27 8 4 78 16 18 2 0 48 4 9 6 4 30 12 62
2 West Bromwich Albion 38 22 11 5 70 33 12 5 2 37 14 10 6 3 33 19 55
3 Nottingham Forest 39 18 18 3 55 24 10 10 0 31 9 8 8 3 24 15 54
4 Everton 42 17 17 8 52 40 12 7 2 32 17 5 10 6 20 23 51
5 Leeds United 40 18 14 8 69 47 11 4 4 40 20 7 10 4 29 27 50
6 Arsenal 41 17 13 11 60 47 11 8 2 37 18 6 5 9 23 29 47
7 Ipswich Town 41 19 9 13 59 49 11 4 6 34 21 8 5 7 25 28 47
8 Aston Villa 39 14 16 9 56 43 8 9 3 37 25 6 7 6 19 18 44
9 Coventry City 42 14 16 12 58 68 11 7 3 41 29 3 9 9 17 39 44
10 Manchester United 40 14 14 12 56 60 8 6 5 25 22 6 8 7 31 38 42
11 Middlesbrough 41 15 10 16 57 49 10 5 5 33 20 5 5 11 24 29 40
12 Bristol City 42 15 10 17 47 51 11 6 4 34 19 4 4 13 13 32 40
13 Southampton 41 12 16 13 47 52 9 10 2 35 20 3 6 11 12 32 40
14 Manchester City 40 13 13 14 55 50 9 5 6 32 25 4 8 8 23 25 39
15 Norwich City 42 7 23 12 51 57 7 10 4 29 19 0 13 8 22 38 37
16 Tottenham Hotspur 40 11 15 14 44 60 6 8 6 18 25 5 7 8 26 35 37
17 Bolton Wanderers 41 12 11 18 53 72 10 5 5 35 25 2 6 13 18 47 35
18 Wolves 41 13 8 20 42 65 10 4 7 26 26 3 4 13 16 39 34
19 Derby County 42 10 11 21 44 71 8 5 8 25 25 2 6 13 19 46 31
20 Queens Park Rangers 40 6 13 21 44 66 4 9 6 23 26 2 4 15 21 40 25
21 Birmingham City 41 5 10 26 34 63 5 9 7 24 25 0 1 19 10 38 20
22 Chelsea 40 5 8 27 42 90 3 4 13 22 41 2 4 14 20 49 18
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