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Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Sixteen – A Merseyside Cup Derby

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Sixteen – A Merseyside Cup Derby

By on Oct 29, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

As mentioned nearer the start of this series, at the start of the 1970s it felt as though, if there was one Merseyside club that might go on to dominate the decade, it may be Everton rather than Liverpool. Everton ended the 1969/70 season as the champions of England, but by the end of the 1970s it felt quite firmly as if they were in the shadow of their neighbours....

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Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Ten – Liverpool Back On Top… For Now

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Ten – Liverpool Back On Top… For Now

By on Oct 22, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

The first weekend of December saw Liverpool leading the First Division table on goal difference from Aston Villa, and the cameras of Granada Television were at Anfield to see the champions take on mid-table Tottenham Hotspur, who we saw yesterday morning getting beaten at home by West Bromwich Albion the week before. Our second match this morning comes from The...

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Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Six – Last Year’s Champions vs This Year’s Leaders

Back To The Eighties: 1980/81, Part Six – Last Year’s Champions vs This Year’s Leaders

By on Oct 16, 2013 in Latest, Video | 0 comments

Pushed to the final day by Manchester United at the end of the previous season, the defending champions Liverpool had started the 1980/81 season with a degree, just a degree, of uncertainty. Comfortable home wins against West Bromwich Albion and Manchester City had given the optimistic plenty of hope that they could life the Football League Championship, but in a...

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