The Results Archive
Including 1,022,109 match results over 138 seasons
Severe weather brings fixture chaos in December and January of the season. Egyptian leader Anwar Sadat is assassinated by fundamentalist army officers in October 1981. Greenham Common Women Whickham beat Willenhall Town to win the FA Vase in 1981. Shirley Williams wins the Crosby by election for the Social Democratic Party. Argentina invades the Falkland Islands beginning a war with Britain that will last for some three months. A Soviet submarine runs aground in Swedish waters in October 1981 and is eventually pulled off by Swedish tugs and returned to Soviet authorities. Bishops Stortford beat Sutton United to win the FA Trophy in 1981. Aston Villa became Football League Champions in May 1981. Bill Shankly dies from a heart attack at the age of 67 in September 1981.
The league table has not yet been compiled for this division.