Match details

Liverpool 1 - 2 Manchester United

Game date: Saturday 21 May 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Wembley
Competition: FA Cup Final Attendance: 100,000
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Matthewson R
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty

Opposition lineup

Alex Stepney, Jimmy Nicholl, Arthur Albiston, Sammy McIlroy, Brian Greenhoff, Martin Buchan, Steve Coppell, Jimmy Greenhoff, Stuart Pearson, Lou Macari, Gordon Hill

Opposition goals

Stuart Pearson 51'
Jimmy Greenhoff 55'

Opposition substitutions

Gordon Hill out for David McCreery 81'


- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.79
- Average age of the Manchester United starting lineup: 25.62

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Related files

Daily Mirror report
Daily Mirror preview of FA Cup final
How the Reds got there
FA Yearbook report of the game
Color pen pics of Liverpool and Man Utd
Match programme
Pen pics of Liverpool from match programme
Pen pics of Manchester United from match programme
The game I remember - Jimmy Case
Cup final brochure (a pdf file)
Match ticket
Radio Time

Other games during this season