The Results Archive
Including 1,018,730 match results over 138 seasons
Stafford Rangers beat Kettering Town to win the FA Trophy in 1979. The Soviet Union invades Afghanistan. Arsenal beat Manchester United to win the FA Cup in May 1979. The United Kingdom grants independence to the country soon to become Zimbabwe. Liverpool become the Football League Champions in May 1979. Over 50 hostages are taken as the US Embassy is seized in Iran. Pope John Paul II travels to the US and becomes the first Pope to visit the White House. The Iranian Embassy siege begins in London as a group captures the embassy taking a number of hostages. Billericay Town win the FA Vase in 1979. Over 100000 people demonstrate against nuclear energy in Bonn in October 1979.
League Cup
R1A   R1B   R2A   R2B   R3   R3R   R4   R4R   QF   QFR   SF1   SF2   F  
Tuesday 30 October 1979
Brighton & Hove Albion0 - 0Arsenal
Bristol City1 - 1Nottingham Forest
Grimsby Town2 - 1Everton
Liverpool2 - 0Exeter City
Queens Park Rangers1 - 1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Wimbledon1 - 2Swindon Town
Wednesday 31 October 1979
Sunderland1 - 1West Ham United
West Bromwich Albion0 - 0Norwich City