1977 European Cup winners medal awarded to Tommy Smith
A circular medal, to the obverse with stars logo and 'UEFA', the reverse with 'COUPE DES CLUBS CHAMPIONS EUROPEENS 1977', yellow metal, complete with case. Approx. diam. 31mm.
The 1977 European Cup Final was between Liverpool and Borussia Mönchengladbach on the 25th of May 1977 at the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Italy. Both teams were appearing in their first European Cup final. Watched by a crowd of 57,000, Liverpool took an early lead through Terry McDermott, but Allan Simonsen equalised for Mönchengladbach early in the second half. Liverpool regained the lead midway through the second half with a goal from Tommy Smith, and Phil Neal ensured Liverpool won the match 31 to secure their first European Cup.