Match details

Wolves 1 - 3 Liverpool

Game date: Tuesday 4 May 1976 at 19:30 Stadium: Molineux
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,900
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Courtney G
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: William McGarry
   

Opposition lineup

Gary Pierce, Alan Sunderland, Geoffrey Palmer, Steve Daley, Michael Bailey, Derek Parkin, Kenny Hibbitt, Willie Carr, Steve Kindon, John Richards, Jimmy Kelly

Opposition goals

Steve Kindon 13'

Opposition substitutions

Jimmy Kelly out for Bobby Gould 67'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.96
- Average age of the Wolves starting lineup: 25.47
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Wolves league position after match: 20
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
- Liverpool win the championship one point ahead of QPR, after finishing second in Paisley's first season.

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Match programme
Match ticket

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 23 14 5 66 31 14 5 2 41 21 9 9 3 25 10 60
2 Queens Park Rangers 42 24 11 7 67 33 17 4 0 42 13 7 7 7 25 20 59
3 Manchester United 42 23 10 9 68 42 16 4 1 40 13 7 6 8 28 29 56
4 Derby County 42 21 11 10 75 58 15 3 3 45 30 6 8 7 30 28 53
5 Leeds United 42 21 9 12 65 46 13 3 5 37 19 8 6 7 28 27 51
6 Ipswich Town 42 16 14 12 54 48 11 6 4 36 23 5 8 8 18 25 46
7 Leicester City 42 13 19 10 48 51 9 9 3 29 24 4 10 7 19 27 45
8 Manchester City 42 16 11 15 64 46 14 5 2 46 18 2 6 13 18 28 43
9 Tottenham Hotspur 42 14 15 13 63 63 6 10 5 33 32 8 5 8 30 31 43
10 Norwich City 42 16 10 16 58 58 10 5 6 33 26 6 5 10 25 32 42
11 Everton 42 15 12 15 60 66 10 7 4 37 24 5 5 11 23 42 42
12 Stoke City 42 15 11 16 48 50 8 5 8 25 24 7 6 8 23 26 41
13 Middlesbrough 42 15 10 17 46 45 9 7 5 23 11 6 3 12 23 34 40
14 Coventry City 42 13 14 15 47 57 6 9 6 22 22 7 5 9 25 35 40
15 Newcastle United 42 15 9 18 71 62 11 4 6 51 26 4 5 12 20 36 39
16 Aston Villa 42 11 17 14 51 59 11 8 2 32 17 0 9 12 19 42 39
17 Arsenal 42 13 10 19 47 53 11 4 6 33 19 2 6 13 14 34 36
18 West Ham United 42 13 10 19 48 71 10 5 6 26 23 3 5 13 22 48 36
19 Birmingham City 42 13 7 22 57 75 11 5 5 36 26 2 2 17 21 49 33
20 Wolves 42 10 10 22 51 68 7 6 8 27 25 3 4 14 24 43 30
21 Burnley 42 9 10 23 43 66 6 6 9 23 26 3 4 14 20 40 28
22 Sheffield United 42 6 10 26 33 82 4 7 10 19 32 2 3 16 14 50 22
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