Season:

Season stats for the 1980-81 season

Competition P W D L F A Outcome
Division One (old)4213623406721st
FA Cup3111544th round
League Cup2002022nd round
All matches 47 14 7 26 45 73

All matches(47)

Date Competition Opposition Result Pos
16.08.1980Division One (old) Ipswich Town (H)0 - 113
19.08.1980Division One (old) Everton (A)0 - 119
23.08.1980Division One (old) Liverpool (H)2 - 016
26.08.1980League Cup 2 leg 1West Bromwich Albion (A)0 - 1-
30.08.1980Division One (old) Leeds United (A)2 - 111
03.09.1980League Cup 2 leg 2West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 1-
06.09.1980Division One (old) Sunderland (H)0 - 114
13.09.1980Division One (old) Manchester United (A)0 - 518
20.09.1980Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (A)0 - 520
27.09.1980Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (H)2 - 117
04.10.1980Division One (old) Arsenal (A)0 - 118
08.10.1980Division One (old) Stoke City (H)1 - 119
11.10.1980Division One (old) Coventry City (H)1 - 319
18.10.1980Division One (old) Crystal Palace (A)1 - 220
21.10.1980Division One (old) Middlesbrough (A)0 - 120
25.10.1980Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (H)2 - 019
01.11.1980Division One (old) Aston Villa (A)0 - 221
08.11.1980Division One (old) Manchester City (H)1 - 120
12.11.1980Division One (old) Everton (H)0 - 121
15.11.1980Division One (old) Ipswich Town (A)1 - 322
22.11.1980Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (A)1 - 322
29.11.1980Division One (old) Norwich City (H)1 - 222
06.12.1980Division One (old) Birmingham City (A)2 - 121
13.12.1980Division One (old) Middlesbrough (H)1 - 021
20.12.1980Division One (old) Stoke City (A)0 - 121
26.12.1980Division One (old) Brighton & Hove Albion (H)0 - 121
27.12.1980Division One (old) Southampton (A)0 - 421
03.01.1981FA Cup 3Cardiff City (H)3 - 0-
10.01.1981Division One (old) West Bromwich Albion (H)0 - 222
17.01.1981Division One (old) Leeds United (H)0 - 122
24.01.1981FA Cup 4Exeter City (H)1 - 1-
28.01.1981FA Cup 4 repExeter City (A)1 - 3-
31.01.1981Division One (old) Liverpool (A)2 - 121
07.02.1981Division One (old) Manchester United (H)1 - 021
14.02.1981Division One (old) Sunderland (A)0 - 121
21.02.1981Division One (old) Tottenham Hotspur (A)2 - 120
28.02.1981Division One (old) Nottingham Forest (H)1 - 121
07.03.1981Division One (old) Arsenal (H)1 - 020
14.03.1981Division One (old) Coventry City (A)1 - 420
21.03.1981Division One (old) Crystal Palace (H)1 - 121
28.03.1981Division One (old) Wolverhampton Wanderers (A)1 - 020
31.03.1981Division One (old) Manchester City (A)3 - 320
04.04.1981Division One (old) Aston Villa (H)2 - 421
18.04.1981Division One (old) Southampton (H)2 - 221
20.04.1981Division One (old) Brighton & Hove Albion (A)1 - 221
25.04.1981Division One (old) Birmingham City (H)1 - 021
02.05.1981Division One (old) Norwich City (A)3 - 221

Division One (old) 1980-81 league table

P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
 1 Aston Villa4226 88724060
 2 Ipswich Town4223 109774356
 3 Arsenal4219 158614553
 4 West Bromwich Albion4220 1210604252
 5 Liverpool4217 178624251
 6 Southampton4220 1012765650
 7 Nottingham Forest4219 1211624450
 8 Manchester United4215 189513648
 9 Leeds United4217 1015394744
 10 Tottenham Hotspur4214 1513706843
 11 Stoke City4212 1812516042
 12 Manchester City4214 1117565939
 13 Birmingham City4213 1217506138
 14 Middlesbrough4216 521536137
 15 Everton4213 1019555836
 16 Coventry City4213 1019486836
 17 Sunderland4214 721525335
 18 Wolverhampton Wanderers4213 920435535
 19 Brighton & Hove Albion4214 721546735
 20 Norwich City4213 722497333
 21 Leicester City4213623406732
 22 Crystal Palace426 729478319

League performance

Player Club Fee Date
Nicky Walker Elgin City Unknown July 1980
Jim Melrose Partick Thistle £250,000 July 1980
Stewart Hamill Pollok Unknown September 1980
Steve Lynex Birmingham City £60,000 February 1981
Player Club Fee Date
Eddie Kelly Notts County Free July 1980
Malcolm Munro Retired Unknown July 1980
Mark Goodwin Notts County Unknown March 1981
Paul Edmunds Bournemouth Unknown May 1981
Alan Lee Kidderminster Harriers Unknown May 1981
Derek Strickland Heart of Midlothian Unknown May 1981
Mick Duffy Enderby Town Unknown May 1981

Largest victories

3 - 0  03.01.1981 vs Cardiff City
2 - 0  23.08.1980 vs Liverpool
2 - 0  25.10.1980 vs Wolverhampton Wanderers
2 - 1  30.08.1980 vs Leeds United
2 - 1  27.09.1980 vs Tottenham Hotspur

Largest defeats

0 - 5  20.09.1980 vs Nottingham Forest
0 - 5  13.09.1980 vs Manchester United
0 - 4  27.12.1980 vs Southampton
1 - 4  14.03.1981 vs Coventry City
1 - 3  15.11.1980 vs Ipswich Town

Largest crowds

28,455  23.08.1980 vs Liverpool
26,608  28.02.1981 vs Nottingham Forest
26,085  07.02.1981 vs Manchester United
26,032  04.04.1981 vs Aston Villa
22,616  27.09.1980 vs Tottenham Hotspur