Match details

Liverpool 2 - 0 Chelsea

Game date: Saturday 8 October 1977 at 15:00 Stadium: Anfield
Competition: 1st Division Attendance: 40,499
Half - time score: 1 - 0 Referee: Morris T
Manager: Bob Paisley Opposition manager: Kenneth Shellito
   

Opposition lineup

John Phillips, Ron Harris, Graham Wilkins, Ian Britton, Micky Droy, Steve Wicks, Bill Garner, Ray Wilkins, Tommy Langley, Kenny Swain, Garry Stanley

Opposition substitutions

Garry Stanley out for John Sparrow

Notes

- Average age of the Liverpool starting lineup: 26.28
- Average age of the Chelsea starting lineup: 24.74
- Liverpool league position after match: 3
- Chelsea league position after match: 19
- Click here to view the full league table after the match.

Related files

Miscellaneous press clippings
Dalglish class dazzles Chelsea - 8 October 1977
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 Nottingham Forest 10 7 2 1 20 7 4 1 0 11 1 3 1 1 9 6 16
2 Manchester City 10 6 3 1 20 9 4 1 0 11 2 2 2 1 9 7 15
3 Liverpool 10 6 3 1 13 4 5 0 0 10 0 1 3 1 3 4 15
4 West Bromwich Albion 10 6 2 2 19 13 4 1 0 11 4 2 1 2 8 9 14
5 Everton 10 5 3 2 21 10 2 2 1 8 5 3 1 1 13 5 13
6 Norwich City 10 5 3 2 12 13 4 2 0 8 4 1 1 2 4 9 13
7 Coventry City 10 5 2 3 18 15 3 1 1 12 8 2 1 2 6 7 12
8 Leeds United 10 3 5 2 17 16 2 3 0 7 5 1 2 2 10 11 11
9 Arsenal 10 4 2 4 11 7 4 1 0 9 1 0 1 4 2 6 10
10 Manchester United 9 4 2 3 12 9 2 1 1 4 2 2 1 2 8 7 10
11 Aston Villa 10 4 2 4 11 12 2 0 3 5 7 2 2 1 6 5 10
12 Ipswich Town 10 3 4 3 7 10 3 1 0 5 2 0 3 3 2 8 10
13 Wolves 10 3 3 4 14 14 2 1 2 8 6 1 2 2 6 8 9
14 Middlesbrough 10 3 3 4 13 14 2 2 1 7 5 1 1 3 6 9 9
15 Derby County 10 3 3 4 12 14 1 2 1 6 4 2 1 3 6 10 9
16 Birmingham City 10 4 1 5 11 14 2 1 2 7 7 2 0 3 4 7 9
17 Bristol City 9 2 3 4 11 14 2 2 1 11 10 0 1 3 0 4 7
18 Queens Park Rangers 10 1 5 4 13 17 1 2 2 7 9 0 3 2 6 8 7
19 Chelsea 10 2 3 5 7 12 1 2 2 5 5 1 1 3 2 7 7
20 West Ham United 10 1 3 6 9 18 0 3 3 4 9 1 0 3 5 9 5
21 Leicester City 10 1 3 6 3 18 1 1 3 2 10 0 2 3 1 8 5
22 Newcastle United 10 1 0 9 9 23 1 0 4 7 12 0 0 5 2 11 2
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