Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Manchester United

Game date: Tuesday 3 May 1977 at 19:30 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 53,046
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Styles K
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty
   

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Jimmy Nicholl, Stewart Houston, Sammy McIlroy, Alex Forsyth, Arthur Albiston, Steve Coppell, Jimmy Greenhoff, Stuart Pearson, Lou Macari, Gordon Hill

Opposition substitutions

Jimmy Greenhoff out for David McCreery 65'

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 25.91
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 25.64
- Liverpool league position after match: 1
- Manchester United league position after match: 6
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Match programme
Match ticket
Press report from Adrian Killen's scrapbook
Liverpool's three points to glory!
Another stride towards glory!
Easy, easy!
Keegan rises highest!

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 38 23 8 7 60 30 18 2 0 47 11 5 6 7 13 19 54
2 Manchester City 38 19 12 7 52 32 14 4 1 32 12 5 8 6 20 20 50
3 Ipswich Town 39 21 7 11 64 38 14 4 2 39 11 7 3 9 25 27 49
4 Newcastle United 38 17 13 8 61 42 13 6 1 37 13 4 7 7 24 29 47
5 Aston Villa 35 19 5 11 64 42 14 1 1 46 14 5 4 10 18 28 43
6 Manchester United 38 17 9 12 62 52 11 6 3 38 20 6 3 9 24 32 43
7 Arsenal 40 16 10 14 61 55 11 5 4 36 19 5 5 10 25 36 42
8 West Bromwich Albion 38 14 12 12 53 50 9 6 5 35 21 5 6 7 18 29 40
9 Leicester City 38 11 18 9 46 52 7 9 2 29 22 4 9 7 17 30 40
10 Leeds United 37 14 11 12 46 47 8 7 4 28 25 6 4 8 18 22 39
11 Middlesbrough 40 14 11 15 39 44 11 5 4 25 14 3 6 11 14 30 39
12 Norwich City 40 14 7 19 45 62 12 3 5 28 21 2 4 14 17 41 35
13 Birmingham City 38 12 10 16 58 56 9 5 5 35 23 3 5 11 23 33 34
14 Everton 35 12 9 14 54 60 7 5 5 29 22 5 4 9 25 38 33
15 Derby County 39 8 17 14 46 53 8 8 3 34 18 0 9 11 12 35 33
16 Coventry City 37 10 12 15 45 53 7 7 4 32 23 3 5 11 13 30 32
17 Stoke City 38 10 12 16 24 44 9 6 4 18 13 1 6 12 6 31 32
18 Queens Park Rangers 36 11 9 16 41 46 9 5 4 27 18 2 4 12 14 28 31
19 Sunderland 39 10 11 18 43 50 8 5 7 28 16 2 6 11 15 34 31
20 Tottenham Hotspur 40 11 9 20 46 67 8 7 5 24 20 3 2 15 22 47 31
21 West Ham United 38 9 12 17 38 61 7 5 6 20 19 2 7 11 18 42 30
22 Bristol City 37 9 10 18 32 44 6 6 6 21 17 3 4 12 11 27 28
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