Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Sunderland

Game date: Saturday 1 January 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 44,687
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Taylor JK
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: James Adamson
   

Opposition lineup

Barry Siddall, Mick Henderson, Joseph Bolton, Jackie Ashurst, Jeff Clarke, Jim Holton, Ray Train, Thomas Gibb, Gary Rowell, Alan Brown, Roy Greenwood

Opposition substitutions

Roy Greenwood out for Bob Lee

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.88
- Average age of the Sunderland starting lineup: 23.21
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Sunderland league position after match: 22
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

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1st Division

Overall Home Away
# P W D L F A W D L F A W D L F A Pts
1 Liverpool 23 14 4 5 39 21 10 1 0 28 5 4 3 5 11 16 32
2 Ipswich Town 19 11 6 2 37 18 6 4 0 21 6 5 2 2 16 12 28
3 Manchester City 21 9 10 2 28 16 6 4 1 16 9 3 6 1 12 7 28
4 Aston Villa 21 11 3 7 43 28 8 1 1 32 12 3 2 6 11 16 25
5 Newcastle United 19 9 6 4 32 22 7 3 0 19 7 2 3 4 13 15 24
6 Middlesbrough 21 9 6 6 17 20 7 2 2 10 6 2 4 4 7 14 24
7 Arsenal 19 9 5 5 36 29 6 2 1 21 9 3 3 4 15 20 23
8 Birmingham City 21 8 5 8 32 28 5 3 2 16 9 3 2 6 16 19 21
9 Leicester City 22 5 11 6 26 32 3 5 2 16 16 2 6 4 10 16 21
10 West Bromwich Albion 19 7 6 6 28 24 5 4 1 21 8 2 2 5 7 16 20
11 Leeds United 19 6 7 6 24 25 2 5 3 13 16 4 2 3 11 9 19
12 Norwich City 20 7 5 8 22 27 5 2 3 13 12 2 3 5 9 15 19
13 Manchester United 18 6 6 6 30 27 3 3 3 17 13 3 3 3 13 14 18
14 Coventry City 18 6 6 6 24 23 5 3 3 19 14 1 3 3 5 9 18
15 Everton 20 6 6 8 31 38 4 4 2 17 13 2 2 6 14 25 18
16 Stoke City 19 6 5 8 12 22 6 1 1 10 5 0 4 7 2 17 17
17 Derby County 18 4 8 6 22 23 4 4 1 16 7 0 4 5 6 16 16
18 Tottenham Hotspur 20 5 5 10 27 41 4 5 3 14 13 1 0 7 13 28 15
19 Queens Park Rangers 18 5 4 9 21 28 5 1 2 13 9 0 3 7 8 19 14
20 Bristol City 18 4 5 9 17 22 2 3 4 11 10 2 2 5 6 12 13
21 West Ham United 20 4 4 12 20 34 3 2 5 11 14 1 2 7 9 20 12
22 Sunderland 21 2 5 14 13 33 1 2 6 4 10 1 3 8 9 23 9
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