Football : Season Details : 1978

Final English Top Division Football (soccer) Table and Cup Final(s)

Position Club Points History Notes
1  Nottingham Forest  64 5-1  LC-W 
2  Liverpool  57 4-16  EC-W; LC-F 
3  Everton  55 3-24  
4  Manchester City  52 7-12  
5  Arsenal  52 2-52  FAC-F 
6  West Bromwich Albion  50 6-2  
7  Coventry City  48 1-11  
8  Aston Villa  46 4-3  
9  Leeds United  46 5-14  
10  Manchester United  42 6-3  
11  Birmingham City  41 7-6  
12  Derby County  41 5-9  
13  Norwich City  40 2-3  
14  Middlesbrough  39 4-4  
15  Wolverhampton Wanderers  36 4-1  
16  Chelsea  36 5-1  
17  Bristol City  35 2-2  
18  Ipswich Town  35 2-10  FAC-W 
19  Queens Park Rangers  33 2-5  
20  West Ham United  32 2-20  
21  Newcastle United  22 3-13  
22  Leicester City  22 6-7  

Legend and Abbreviations
Points: 2 for a win : 1 for a draw. Clubs: Blue Qualified for Europe Red Relegated
History is in the form A-B:
 A is the number of occasions that the club has been in the Top Division. 
B is the current number of consecutive seasons in the Top Division.
Notes: FAC FA Cup; LC League Cup; EC European Cup; W Winners - F Finalists


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League Cup Final Nottingham Forest 0 Liverpool 0 aet
League Cup Final Replay Nottingham Forest 1 Liverpool 0
FA Cup Final Ipswich Town 1 Arsenal 0

European Cup Final Liverpool 1 Bruges 0
UEFA Cup Final First Leg Bastia 0 PSV Eindhoven 0
UEFA Cup Final Second Leg PSV Eindhoven 3 Bastia 0 (agg 3 - 0)
Cup Winners Cup Final Anderlecht 4 Austria Vienna 0

aet After Extra Time : agg Aggregate Score


History

Nottingam Forest became the first club since 1962 to win the League Championship the year after being promoted. They also won the League Cup.

West Ham United were relegated after 20 consecutive seasons in the Top Division.

Liverpool became the first English club to retain the European Cup. This was their third consecutive European trophy, a record for an English club. They also equalled a fifth appearance in a European final.


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The 1978 World Cup in Argentina
Argentina win the 11th World Cup.


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