Match details

Liverpool 1 - 0 Derby County

Game date: Saturday 24 September 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 48,359
Half - time score: 0 - 0 Referee: Ashley NJ
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Tommy Docherty
   

Opposition lineup

Colin Boulton, David Langan, David Nish, Gerry Daly, Peter Daniel, Colin Todd, Stephen Powell, Kevin Hector, Billy Hughes, Charlie George, Leighton James

Notes

- Alan Hansen makes his LFC debut
- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 27.29
- Average age of the Derby County starting lineup: 27.34
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Derby County league position after match: 21
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.
Liverpool Echo commented on Hansen's debut: "Hansen was timing his headed clearances like a young edition of Ron Yeats. He had certainly been a major success."

Related files

Liverpool Echo report
Match programme

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 Manchester City 7 5 2 0 15 3 3 1 0 9 1 2 1 0 6 2 12
2 Nottingham Forest 7 6 0 1 15 6 3 0 0 6 0 3 0 1 9 6 12
3 Liverpool 7 5 2 0 11 2 4 0 0 8 0 1 2 0 3 2 12
4 West Bromwich Albion 7 4 2 1 15 9 3 1 0 10 4 1 1 1 5 5 10
5 Coventry City 7 4 1 2 12 10 2 1 0 7 4 2 0 2 5 6 9
6 Everton 7 3 2 2 12 7 1 1 1 4 3 2 1 1 8 4 8
7 Manchester United 7 3 2 2 9 7 1 1 1 2 2 2 1 1 7 5 8
8 Leeds United 7 2 4 1 12 11 2 2 0 6 4 0 2 1 6 7 8
9 Ipswich Town 7 2 4 1 5 4 2 1 0 3 1 0 3 1 2 3 8
10 Norwich City 7 3 2 2 7 10 2 2 0 4 2 1 0 2 3 8 8
11 Arsenal 7 3 1 3 7 5 3 0 0 6 1 0 1 3 1 4 7
12 Wolves 7 2 3 2 9 10 1 1 1 4 4 1 2 1 5 6 7
13 Aston Villa 7 3 1 3 8 10 2 0 2 5 6 1 1 1 3 4 7
14 Queens Park Rangers 7 1 4 2 9 8 1 2 1 6 4 0 2 1 3 4 6
15 Chelsea 7 2 2 3 6 8 1 1 1 4 3 1 1 2 2 5 6
16 Middlesbrough 7 1 3 3 8 9 1 2 1 5 4 0 1 2 3 5 5
17 West Ham United 7 1 2 4 9 13 0 2 2 4 7 1 0 2 5 6 4
18 Bristol City 7 1 2 4 6 10 1 1 1 6 6 0 1 3 0 4 4
19 Birmingham City 7 2 0 5 7 12 1 0 2 4 5 1 0 3 3 7 4
20 Leicester City 7 1 2 4 3 13 1 1 2 2 8 0 1 2 1 5 4
21 Derby County 7 0 3 4 4 11 0 2 1 2 3 0 1 3 2 8 3
22 Newcastle United 7 1 0 6 6 17 1 0 3 6 10 0 0 3 0 7 2
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