Match details

Liverpool 5 - 1 CSKA Sofia

Game date: Wednesday 4 March 1981 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: European Cup 3rd R 1st L Attendance: 37,255
Half - time score: 2 - 0 Referee: Wurtz RCP ( France)
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Asparuh Nikodimov

Opposition lineup

Georgi Velinov, Ivan Zafirov, Georgi Iliev, Tsono Vasilev, Angel Rangelov, Radoslav Zdravkov, Tzvetan Ionchev, Rujdi Kerimov, Spas Djevizov, Plamen Markov, Nikola Velkov

Opposition goals

Tzvetan Ionchev 57'

Opposition substitutions

Georgi Iliev out for Dinko Dimitrov 57'
Rujdi Kerimov out for Mario Vlkov 75'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 28.54
- Average age of the CSKA Sofia starting lineup: 26.16

Related files

Daily Mirror report
Liverpool Echo report
Poetry in motion
Heighway supershow gives food for thought
Match programme
Match ticket

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