Match details

Middlesbrough 0 - 1 Liverpool

Game date: Friday 11 May 1979 at 19:30 Stadium: Ayresome Park
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 32,244
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Scott M
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: John Neal
   

Opposition lineup

Jim Platt, John Craggs, Stuart Boam, Tony McAndrew, Ian Bailey, Mark Proctor, John Mahoney, David Armstrong, David Hodgson, William Ashcroft, Bozo Jankovic

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.8
- Average age of the Middlesbrough starting lineup: 25.76
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Middlesbrough league position after match: 11
- 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 41 29 8 4 82 16 19 2 0 51 4 10 6 4 31 12 66
2 West Bromwich Albion 40 24 11 5 72 33 13 5 2 38 14 11 6 3 34 19 59
3 Nottingham Forest 40 19 18 3 58 25 11 10 0 34 10 8 8 3 24 15 56
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 Ipswich Town 42 20 9 13 63 49 11 4 6 34 21 9 5 7 29 28 49
7 Arsenal 41 17 13 11 60 47 11 8 2 37 18 6 5 9 23 29 47
8 Aston Villa 41 14 16 11 56 47 8 9 4 37 26 6 7 7 19 21 44
9 Manchester United 41 15 14 12 59 62 9 6 5 28 24 6 8 7 31 38 44
10 Coventry City 42 14 16 12 58 68 11 7 3 41 29 3 9 9 17 39 44
11 Middlesbrough 42 15 10 17 57 50 10 5 6 33 21 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 42 12 16 14 47 53 9 10 2 35 20 3 6 12 12 33 40
14 Manchester City 41 13 13 15 56 53 9 5 6 32 25 4 8 9 24 28 39
15 Tottenham Hotspur 41 12 15 14 47 61 6 8 6 18 25 6 7 8 29 36 39
16 Norwich City 42 7 23 12 51 57 7 10 4 29 19 0 13 8 22 38 37
17 Bolton Wanderers 42 12 11 19 54 75 10 5 6 36 28 2 6 13 18 47 35
18 Wolves 42 13 8 21 44 68 10 4 7 26 26 3 4 14 18 42 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 42 6 13 23 45 73 4 9 8 24 33 2 4 15 21 40 25
21 Birmingham City 42 6 10 26 37 64 5 9 7 24 25 1 1 19 13 39 22
22 Chelsea 40 5 8 27 42 90 3 4 13 22 41 2 4 14 20 49 18
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