LIVERPOOL    1977/78
      European Cup
     
 

 

 

Liverpool qualified for the European Cup as defending cup holders having beaten Borussia Moenchengladbach in the 1976/77 final (they also finished as League champions in 1976/77).  

   
1st Round - bye
2nd Round 
1st Leg Wed Oct 19 Dynamo Dresden (East Germany) Home Won 5-1
2nd Leg Wed Nov 2 Dynamo Dresden Away Lost 1-2
Won 6-3 on aggregate.
3rd Round 
1st Leg Wed Mar 1 Benfica (Portugal) Away Won 2-1
2nd Leg Wed Mar 15 Benfica Home Won 4-1
Won 6-2 on aggregate.
Semi-Final 
1st Leg Wed Mar 29 Borussia Moenchengladbach (West Germany) Away Lost 1-2
2nd Leg Wed Apr 12 Borussia Moenchengladbach Home Won 3-0
Won 4-2 on aggregate.
Final (at Wembley Stadium, London)
1st Leg Wed May 10 FC Bruges (Belgium) Neutral Won 1-0