The Results Archive
Including 1,003,497 match results over 137 seasons
Stamford beat Guisborough Town to become the FA Vase holders in 1980. Four defectors from the Labour Party announce plans to form a Social Democratic Party. West Ham United beat Arsenal by a single goal to win the FA Cup in May 1980. Liverpool secure another Football League Championship title in May 1980. A fire at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas kills 84. Ronald Reagan wins the US Presidential election by a landslide against incumbent Jimmy Carter in November 1980. Solidarity, a non Communist Party controlled Trade Union, is established in Poland. Iraq invades Iran in a territorial dispute over the Shatt al-Arab waterway. John Lennon is murdered in New York. Dagenham beat Mossley to become the FA Trophy holders in 1980.
League Cup
R1A   R1B   R2A   R2B   R3   R3R   R4   R4R   QF   QFR   SF1   SF2   F   FR  
Tuesday 26 August 1980
Birmingham City2 - 1Bristol City
Bolton Wanderers0 - 3Crystal Palace
Brighton & Hove Albion3 - 1Tranmere Rovers
Burnley0 - 2West Ham United
Cambridge United3 - 1Wolverhampton Wanderers
Charlton Athletic1 - 2Charlton Athletic
Chesterfield3 - 1Oxford United
Everton3 - 0Blackpool
Mansfield Town0 - 0Barnsley
Middlesbrough3 - 1Ipswich Town
Newport County [1]1 - 1Notts County
Oldham Athletic3 - 2Portsmouth
Preston North End1 - 0Wigan Athletic
Queens Park Rangers0 - 0Derby County
Shrewsbury Town1 - 1Norwich City
Southampton4 - 0Watford
Swansea City1 - 1Arsenal
West Bromwich Albion1 - 0Leicester City
Wimbledon2 - 1Sheffield Wednesday
Wednesday 27 August 1980
Aston Villa1 - 0Leeds United
Blackburn Rovers0 - 0Gillingham
Bradford City1 - 0Liverpool
Cardiff City1 - 0Chelsea
Lincoln City1 - 1Swindon Town
Manchester United0 - 1Coventry City
Newcastle United3 - 2Bury
Nottingham Forest3 - 0Peterborough United
Orient0 - 1Tottenham Hotspur
Reading0 - 2Luton Town
Stockport County1 - 1Sunderland
Stoke City1 - 1Manchester City
York City2 - 1Bristol Rovers