Match details

Leeds United 0 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Thursday 17 May 1979 at 19:30 Stadium: Elland Road
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 41,324
Half - time score: 0 - 2 Referee: Hunting J
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: James Adamson
   

Opposition lineup

David Harvey, Kevin Hird, Paul Madeley, Paul Hart, Frank Gray, Brian Flynn, Trevor Cherry, Eddie Gray, Arthur Graham, John Hawley, Carl Harris

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.82
- Average age of the Leeds United starting lineup: 27.29
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Leeds United league position after match: 5
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Liverpool Echo report
Match programme
Press cutting

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 42 30 8 4 85 16 19 2 0 51 4 11 6 4 34 12 68
2 West Bromwich Albion 41 24 11 6 72 34 13 5 2 38 14 11 6 4 34 20 59
3 Nottingham Forest 41 20 18 3 60 26 11 10 0 34 10 9 8 3 26 16 58
4 Everton 42 17 17 8 52 40 12 7 2 32 17 5 10 6 20 23 51
5 Leeds United 42 18 14 10 70 52 11 4 6 41 25 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 42 17 14 11 61 48 11 8 2 37 18 6 6 9 24 30 48
8 Aston Villa 42 15 16 11 59 49 8 9 4 37 26 7 7 7 22 23 46
9 Manchester United 42 15 15 12 60 63 9 7 5 29 25 6 8 7 31 38 45
10 Coventry City 42 14 16 12 58 68 11 7 3 41 29 3 9 9 17 39 44
11 Tottenham Hotspur 42 13 15 14 48 61 7 8 6 19 25 6 7 8 29 36 41
12 Middlesbrough 42 15 10 17 57 50 10 5 6 33 21 5 5 11 24 29 40
13 Bristol City 42 15 10 17 47 51 11 6 4 34 19 4 4 13 13 32 40
14 Southampton 42 12 16 14 47 53 9 10 2 35 20 3 6 12 12 33 40
15 Manchester City 42 13 13 16 58 56 9 5 7 34 28 4 8 9 24 28 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 42 5 10 27 44 92 3 5 13 23 42 2 5 14 21 50 20
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