Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Birmingham City

Game date: Saturday 22 January 1983 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 30,986
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Hough JD
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Ron Saunders
   

Opposition lineup

Tony Coton, Kevan Broadhurst, Colin Brazier, Noel Blake, Mark Dennis, Ian Handysides, Kevin Dillon, Alan Curbishley, Howard Gayle, Mick Harford, Jim Hagan

Opposition substitutions

Ian Handysides out for Kevin Summerfield 76'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.44
- Average age of the Birmingham City starting lineup: 23.38
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Birmingham City league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Liverpool Echo report
Gayle lines up Anfield debut

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 25 17 5 3 60 21 11 2 0 41 12 6 3 3 19 9 56
2 Manchester United 25 13 7 5 35 19 9 4 0 24 5 4 3 5 11 14 46
3 Watford 25 13 4 8 44 26 10 2 1 30 7 3 2 7 14 19 43
4 Nottingham Forest 25 13 4 8 40 33 9 2 1 23 8 4 2 7 17 25 43
5 Coventry City 25 11 6 8 33 30 9 3 1 21 7 2 3 7 12 23 39
6 West Ham United 25 12 1 12 42 37 8 1 4 28 15 4 0 8 14 22 37
7 Everton 25 10 6 9 40 32 7 4 1 25 12 3 2 8 15 20 36
8 West Bromwich Albion 25 10 6 9 37 35 7 3 2 25 12 3 3 7 12 23 36
9 Aston Villa 25 11 3 11 35 34 9 2 2 28 12 2 1 9 7 22 36
10 Manchester City 25 10 6 9 34 38 8 3 1 20 10 2 3 8 14 28 36
11 Tottenham Hotspur 25 10 5 10 36 35 8 3 2 31 13 2 2 8 5 22 35
12 Ipswich Town 25 9 7 9 39 30 6 1 5 21 15 3 6 4 18 15 34
13 Stoke City 25 10 4 11 36 39 8 3 2 25 16 2 1 9 11 23 34
14 Arsenal 25 9 6 10 31 33 6 3 3 19 13 3 3 7 12 20 33
15 Notts County 25 9 4 12 32 44 7 2 4 19 16 2 2 8 13 28 31
16 Luton Town 25 7 9 9 46 51 4 5 3 23 18 3 4 6 23 33 30
17 Southampton 25 8 6 11 29 41 6 3 3 18 13 2 3 8 11 28 30
18 Swansea City 25 7 6 12 31 36 7 2 3 19 11 0 4 9 12 25 27
19 Sunderland 25 6 9 10 28 38 4 5 3 17 11 2 4 7 11 27 27
20 Norwich City 25 7 5 13 26 41 6 2 5 17 13 1 3 8 9 28 26
21 Brighton & Hove Albion 25 6 6 13 23 48 6 4 3 18 14 0 2 10 5 34 24
22 Birmingham City 25 4 11 10 19 35 4 4 4 15 16 0 7 6 4 19 23
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