Rodgers was the first Liverpool coach to win the LMA Coach of the Year award. On October 8, he was replaced by former Borussia Dortmund coach, Jürgen Klopp. In their first 11 games in the Premier League with Klopp in charge, for example, Liverpool scored 18 points with Rodgers, while Liverpool only scored six fewer in nine games. One of Liverpool's greatest players of all time became one of Liverpool's best coaches in the late 1980s.
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The season stood out both for Liverpool's enormous point advantage over the rest of the league and for its interruption due to the coronavirus lockdown, which meant that Liverpool won the Premier League both before (7 games to play) and for the last time (June) in history.. .
Liverpool won the 1977 European Cup final, defeating Borussia Mönchengladbach 3-1 in Rome. Borussia Mönchengladbach was, by the way, the club Liverpool defeated in their first UEFA Cup final in 1973.With a crowd of 52,078, Liverpool took an early lead thanks to Terry McDermott, but Allan Simonsen drew with Mönchengladbach early in the second half.