Match details

Nottingham Forest 0 - 2 Liverpool

Game date: Saturday 5 December 1981 at 15:00 Stadium: City Ground
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 24,521
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Maskell C
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Brian Clough
   

Opposition lineup

Peter Shilton, Viv Anderson, Stuart Gray, Mark Proctor, Gary Mills, Bryn Gunn, Jurgen Rober, Ian Wallace, Justin Fashanu, Colin Walsh, John Robertson

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.71
- Average age of the Nottingham Forest starting lineup: 24.17
- Liverpool league position after match: 10
- Nottingham Forest league position after match: 8
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Mark Lawrenson scored the first of his eleven league goals for Liverpool; and two minutes later Ray Kennedy scored the last of his fifty-one league goals for Liverpool.

Related files

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 Manchester United 18 9 5 4 28 15 6 2 1 14 4 3 3 3 14 11 32
2 Ipswich Town 16 10 2 4 28 19 6 1 1 15 8 4 1 3 13 11 32
3 Southampton 17 9 3 5 32 25 7 0 1 22 9 2 3 4 10 16 30
4 Swansea City 17 9 3 5 27 25 6 2 0 15 4 3 1 5 12 21 30
5 Tottenham Hotspur 16 9 1 6 26 19 4 0 5 14 13 5 1 1 12 6 28
6 Arsenal 16 8 3 5 15 12 4 2 1 5 2 4 1 4 10 10 27
7 West Ham United 16 6 8 2 33 22 4 3 1 19 13 2 5 1 14 9 26
8 Nottingham Forest 17 7 5 5 21 22 5 2 2 11 8 2 3 3 10 14 26
9 Manchester City 16 7 4 5 21 17 5 3 1 15 5 2 1 4 6 12 25
10 Liverpool 16 6 6 4 23 16 3 3 2 12 7 3 3 2 11 9 24
11 Brighton & Hove Albion 17 5 9 3 22 18 3 5 1 17 12 2 4 2 5 6 24
12 Coventry City 17 6 4 7 27 26 5 2 1 19 8 1 2 6 8 18 22
13 Everton 17 6 4 7 22 23 5 1 2 14 8 1 3 5 8 15 22
14 West Bromwich Albion 17 5 6 6 21 19 3 4 2 12 7 2 2 4 9 12 21
15 Stoke City 18 6 2 10 23 28 4 0 5 14 12 2 2 5 9 16 20
16 Aston Villa 16 4 7 5 21 19 2 3 3 9 10 2 4 2 12 9 19
17 Wolves 17 5 4 8 11 23 4 2 3 7 7 1 2 5 4 16 19
18 Leeds United 17 5 4 8 18 32 4 4 0 13 6 1 0 8 5 26 19
19 Birmingham City 16 4 6 6 23 23 4 3 1 19 13 0 3 5 4 10 18
20 Notts County 17 4 5 8 24 31 3 4 1 13 12 1 1 7 11 19 17
21 Middlesbrough 18 2 6 10 16 30 2 3 4 10 15 0 3 6 6 15 12
22 Sunderland 18 2 5 11 13 31 1 2 6 6 17 1 3 5 7 14 11
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