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Liverpool's 12th league title - 1979/80 season...
« on: July 25, 2022, 05:16:27 pm »
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A few videos and some info on Liverpool's 1979/80 Season...







Wikipedia page for the 1979/80 season: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1979%E2%80%9380_Liverpool_F.C._season

LFCHistory.net page for the 1979/80 season: www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Games/21

Liverpool wiki page for the 1979/80 season: https://liverpoolfc.fandom.com/wiki/1979-80_season





Match Highlights... (or links to LFCHistory.net for match info where there are no highlights available / found)



1979 Charity Shield: Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal (47 minutes):-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/Lvdc_OTxFB8" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/Lvdc_OTxFB8</a>



1979 Charity Shield: Liverpool 3-1 Arsenal (11 minutes):-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/iMhW5rpy66I" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/iMhW5rpy66I</a>









There was a 3 month strike in 1979 by ITV - from August... so match footage is a little scarce / non-existent... www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3KtdmfdzyU (from ITN News)



League Game 1: 'Liverpool 0-0 Bolton':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1097



League Game 2: 'Liverpool 3-1 West Brom':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1098



League Game 3: 'Southampton 3-2 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1100



League Game 4: 'Liverpool 4-0 Coventry':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1102



League Game 5: 'Leeds 1-1 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1103



League Game 6: 'Liverpool 0-0 Norwich':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1105



League Game 7: 'Nottingham Forest 1-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1107



League Game 8: 'Liverpool 4-0 Bristol City':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1109



League Game 9: 'Bolton 1-1 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1110



League Game 10: 'Ipswich 1-2 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1111



League Game 11: 'Liverpool 2-2 Everton':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1112



League Game 12: 'Manchester City 0-4 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1113



League Game 13: 'Liverpool 3-0 Wolves':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1115



League Game 14: 'Brighton 1-4 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1116



League Game 15: 'Liverpool 2-1 Spurs':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1117



League Game 16: 'Arsenal 0-0 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/GaAR6GCQSuw" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/GaAR6GCQSuw</a>



League Game 17: 'Liverpool 4-0 Middlesbrough':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1119



League Game 18: 'Aston Villa 1-3 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1121



League Game 19: 'Liverpool 3-0 Crystal Palace':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/2vObeZhw1bI" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/2vObeZhw1bI</a>



League Game 20: 'Derby 1-3 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1123



League Game 21: 'Liverpool 2-0 Manchester United':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1124



League Game 22: 'West Brom 0-2 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1125



League Game 23: 'Liverpool 1-1 Southampton':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/5bLsFpEhgMU" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/5bLsFpEhgMU</a>



League Game 24: 'Coventry 1-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1128



League Game 25: 'Norwich 3-5 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/tqQFoIWxGMc" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/tqQFoIWxGMc</a>



League Game 26: 'Liverpool 2-0 Nottingham Forest':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1134



League Game 27: 'Liverpool 1-1 Ipswich':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1135



League Game 28: 'Wolves 1-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1136



League Game 29: 'Everton 1-2 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1137



League Game 30: 'Liverpool 2-0 Manchester City':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1139



League Game 31: 'Bristol City 1-3 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1140



League Game 32: 'Liverpool 3-0 Leeds':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1141



League Game 33: 'Liverpool 1-0 Brighton':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/iomnRmNg83w" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/iomnRmNg83w</a>



League Game 34: 'Spurs 2-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1143



League Game 35: 'Liverpool 1-0 Stoke':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1144



League Game 36: 'Manchester United 2-1 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/Ny-EyDq7QlA" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/Ny-EyDq7QlA</a>



League Game 37: 'Liverpool 3-0 Derby':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1146



League Game 38: 'Liverpool 1-1 Arsenal':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1149



League Game 39: 'Stoke 0-2 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1150




League Game 40: 'Crystal Palace 0-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1151



League Game 41: 'Liverpool 4-1 Aston Villa':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/iZTUuyz1ugk" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/iZTUuyz1ugk</a>



League Game 42: 'Middlesbrough 1-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1155





Final League Table...



^ from www.11v11.com/league-tables/league-division-one/19-may-1980 - with week-to-week league tables for throughout the whole season.






a few images of Liverpool wining the league tile at Anfield vs Aston Villa (4-1)...

























The European Cup...


As always, the 'Liverpool In Europe' website is fantastic for info on Liverpool's European (and World) matches: www.lfcineurope.com



1st Round, 1st leg: 'Liverpool 2-1 Dinamo Tbilisi':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/hfIwcv3Qazs" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/hfIwcv3Qazs</a>



1st Round, 2nd leg: 'Dinamo Tbilisi 3-0 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/O4W_pszBQ9A" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/O4W_pszBQ9A</a>















The FA Cup...



3rd Round: 'Liverpool 5-0 Grimsby':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1126



4th Round: 'Nottingham Forest 0-2 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/haNBq6CKu8c" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/haNBq6CKu8c</a>



5th Round: 'Liverpool 2-0 Bury':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1133



6th Round: 'Spurs 0-1 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/Nnb3GQYIuDQ" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/Nnb3GQYIuDQ</a>



Semi-Final: 'Liverpool 0-0 Arsenal':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/MtoeKhWUEi8" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/MtoeKhWUEi8</a>



Semi-Final, 1st replay: 'Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1148



Semi-Final, 2nd replay: 'Arsenal 1-1 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/4PYFBlQVGMo" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/4PYFBlQVGMo</a>



Semi-Final, 3rd replay: 'Arsenal 1-0 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/bGs-dFfg_Rc" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/bGs-dFfg_Rc</a>















The League Cup...



2nd Round, 1st leg: 'Tranmere 0-0 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1099



2nd Round, 2nd leg: 'Liverpool 4-0 Tranmere':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1101



3rd Round: 'Liverpool 3-1 Chesterfield':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1106



4th Round: 'Liverpool 2-0 Exeter':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1114



5th Round: 'Norwich 1-3 Liverpool':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1120



Semi-Final, 1st leg: 'Nottingham Forest 1-0 Liverpool':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/-dq-SqUGO9A" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/-dq-SqUGO9A</a>



Semi-Final, 2nd leg: 'Liverpool 1-1 Nottingham Forest':-

www.lfchistory.net/SeasonArchive/Game/1132














Match Of The 70s: 1979-80 Season, Part 1 - www.youtube.com/watch?v=fVIMCoeSB_Q
Match Of The 70s: 1979-80 Season, Part 2 - www.youtube.com/watch?v=eTAmmy2Ysyw
Match Of The 70s: 1979-80 Season, Part 3 - www.youtube.com/watch?v=E0KIQpw1ZRw
Match Of The 70s: 1979-80 Season, Part 4 - www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ya6fbvuTvQ
Match Of The 70s: 1979-80 Season, Part 5 - www.youtube.com/watch?v=72-LFjpVtj8



'1979-80 Season (ITV)' - 72 minutes:-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/du7UoqQRRrA" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/du7UoqQRRrA</a>





some older 'Club History' type videos : www.redandwhitekop.com/forum/index.php?topic=112969.msg16108641#msg16108641









^ Terry McDermott - PFA and FWA Footballer Of The Year 1979/80. - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1979%E2%80%9380_in_English_football#Awards



'Terry McDermott Liverpool FC Goals Collection':-

<a href="https://www.youtube.com/v/elFFNP7wYmM" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" class="bbc_link bbc_flash_disabled new_win">https://www.youtube.com/v/elFFNP7wYmM</a>






A few articles on the 1979/80 season...


We are the Champions: 1979-80 – Liverpool: https://gameofthepeople.com/2016/01/25/we-are-the-champions-1979-80-liverpool

Mopheads and moustaches – Paisley’s 1979/80 Red machine retain their crown: www.thisisanfield.com/2021/09/mopheads-and-moustaches-paisleys-1979-80-red-machine-retain-their-crown

A Rivalry For The Ages? Clough’s Forest v Paisley’s Liverpool: https://taleoftwohalves.uk/featured/rivalry-ages-cloughs-forest-v-paisleys-liverpool

Liverpool and Nottingham Forest shared the biggest rivalry in Europe: www.independent.co.uk/sport/football/liverpool-nottingham-forest-fa-cup-record-b2039297.html

Liverpool squad in detail for 1979/80: www.transfermarkt.co.uk/fc-liverpool/kader/verein/31/saison_id/1979/plus/1/sort/fuss.desc

BBC Goal Of The Season 1979/80 - Justin Fashanu’s fantastic effort against Liverpool at Carrow Road: https://twitter.com/1968Tv/status/1273614922837000193

If you know your history 1979/80: https://thesetpieces.com/latest-posts/know-history-197980

Liverpool become the first English pro team with a shirt sponsor: www.footyheadlines.com/2017/07/liverpool-becomes-first-english-pro-team-with-shirt-sponsor.html

A word from our sponsors: www.upstartfootball.co.uk/a-word-from-our-sponsors

A history of Liverpool's shirt sponsors: www.liverpoolfc.com/news/history-liverpools-shirt-sponsors

Forgotten Heroes - Avi Cohen: www.thisisanfield.com/2007/07/forgotten-heroes-avi-cohen

Tribute to Avi Cohen (1956 – 2010): www.thisisanfield.com/2010/12/tribute-to-avi-cohen-1956-2010

Avi Cohen: Footballer who played a significant cameo role in Liverpool's 1980 League title victory: www.independent.co.uk/news/obituaries/avi-cohen-footballer-who-played-a-significant-cameo-role-in-liverpool-s-1980-league-title-victory-2171751.html







'Phil Thompson launches Liverpool's 1979/80 kit with model Toni Byrne - Liverpool was the first club to adopt commercial sponsorship':-

www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/sport/other-sport/gallery/liverpool-fc-shirt-sponsors-3200090








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Henderson : Origi : Firmino. | | | Dave Waller youtube video channel (superb for 'older' Liverpool match and video content) : www.youtube.com/user/davewallerfsmail/videos

'Season Review' videos (from 1987/88 onwards) & some older 'Club History' videos : www.redandwhitekop.com/forum/index.php?topic=112969.msg16108641#msg16108641

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Re: Liverpool's 12th league title : the 1979/80 season...
« Reply #1 on: July 25, 2022, 06:35:14 pm »
Thank you Jason.

Not even a Knighthood would do you justice for the stellar job you do, Sir.  :)
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Re: Liverpool's 12th league title - 1979/80 season...
« Reply #2 on: July 25, 2022, 08:08:36 pm »
brilliant Jason and thanks

that Terry mc goal vs spurs - just wow !

and those semis vs arsenal
loved going to villa park for semi finals but that 3rd replay at high field road was just an absolute shite trip and night

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Re: Liverpool's 12th league title - 1979/80 season...
« Reply #3 on: July 25, 2022, 09:59:34 pm »
That’s wonderful… I witnessed my first league title as a 10 yr old. We were in the Annie Rd away end which was half red half villa. I got home with a flag I bought outside the ground and waved it at every blue that walked past the house.
LFC a bastion of invincibility.

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Re: Liverpool's 12th league title - 1979/80 season...
« Reply #4 on: July 25, 2022, 10:23:37 pm »
Fuck me, legend Jason.