Anglo-Scottish Cup




Champions: Chesterfield

Runners-up: Bristol City

Winners from previous season: St Mirren


English qualifiers
Group 1
28 July 1980Hull City1-0Grimsby Town4,848Boothferry Park, Kingston-upon-Hull
31 July 1980Chesterfield1-0Sheffield United7,693Recreation Ground, Chesterfield
2 August 1980Grimsby Town3-3Chesterfield3,148Blundell Park, Cleethorpes
2 August 1980Sheffield United2-1Hull City5,454Bramall Lane, Sheffield
5 August 1980Chesterfield1-1Hull City4,945Recreation Ground, Chestefield
5 August 1980Sheffield United0-1Grimsby Town4,921Bramall Lane, Sheffield

Final Group 1 table 

(1 bonus point awarded for scoring 3 or more goals)

PWDLFABonus PtsPoints
2Grimsby Town31114414
3Hull City31113303
4Sheffield United31022302
Group 2
2 August 1980Bristol City2-0Fulham1,929Ashton Gate, Bristol
2 August 1980Notts County2-2Orient2,450Meadow Lane, Nottingham
4 August 1980Fulham0-1Notts County1,516Craven Cottage, London
5 August 1980Orient1-2Fulham2,901Brisbane Road, London
6 August 1980Notts County1-1Bristol City1,678Meadow Lane, Nottingham
9 August 1980Orient1-0Bristol City1,999Brisbane Road, London

Final Group 2 table

(1 bonus point awarded for scoring 3 or more goals)

PWDLFABonus PtsPoints
1Notts County31204304
2Bristol City31113203
Group 3
29 July 1980Bury2-1Burnley3,887Gigg Lane, Bury
2 August 1980Burnley3-1Oldham Athletic4,083Turf Moor, Burnley
2 August 1980Shrewsbury Town3-0Bury1,569Gay Meadow, Shrewsbury
5 August 1980Burnley1-1Shrewsbury Town3,354Turf Moor, Burnley
5 August 1980Bury3-2Oldham Athletic3,113Gigg Lane, Bury
9 August 1980Oldham Athletic4-1Shrewsbury Town2,410Boundary Park, Oldham

Final Group 3 table

(1 bonus point awarded for scoring 3 or more goals)

PWDLFABonus Pts Points
3Shrewsbury Town31115514
4Oldham Athletic31027713
Group 4
30 July 1980Blackpool2-0Blackburn Rovers7,522Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
30 July 1980Preston North End0-0Carlisle United4,462Deepdale, Preston
2 August 1980Carlisle United1-2Blackpool2,814Brunton Park, Carlisle
2 August 1980Preston North End0-1Blackburn Rovers5,565Deepdale, Preston
5 August 1980Carlisle United1-4Blackburn Rovers2,499Brunton Park, Carlisle
5 August 1980Preston North End0-1Blackpool7,181Deepdale, Preston

Final Group 4 table

(1 bonus point awarded for scoring 3 or more goals)

PWDLFABonus Pts Points
2Blackburn Rovers32015315
3Preston North End30120201
4Carlisle United30122601
Scottish qualifiers
1st legs
30 July 1980Airdrieonians3-0Heart of Midlothian Broomfield Park, Airdrie
2 August 1980Falkirk2-2Morton Brockville Park, Falkirk
30 July 1980Kilmarnock1-3East Stirlingshire Rugby Park, Kilmarnock
30 July 1980Rangers3-1Partick Thistle Ibrox Park, Glasgow
2nd legs
6 August 1980East Stirlingshire0-3Kilmarnock Firs Park, Falkirk
 (Kilmarnock win 4-3 on aggregate)  
6 August 1980Heart of Midlothian3-3Airdrieonians Tynecastle, Edinburgh
 (Airdrieonians win 6-3 on aggregate)  
5 August 1980Morton5-1Falkirk 

Cappielow Park, Greenock

 (Morton win 7-3 on aggregate)  
6 August 1980Partick Thistle3-2Rangers Firhill, Glasgow
 (Rangers win 5-4 on aggregate)  
Quarter-finals 1st leg
9 September 1980Airdrieonians2-4Bury2,500Broomfield Park, Airdrie
9 September 1980Blackpool2-1Kilmarnock4,904Bloomfield Road, Blackpool
16 September 1980Notts County2-0Morton3,558Meadow Lane, Nottingham
13 September 1980Rangers1-1Chesterfield12,000Ibrox Park, Glasgow
Quarter-finals 2nd leg 
14 October 1980Bury1-0Airdrieonians2,984

Gigg Lane, Bury

 (Bury win 5-2 on aggregate) 


28 October 1980Chesterfield3-0Rangers13,914Recreation Ground, Chestefield
 (Chesterfield win 4-1 on aggregate)   
14 October 1980Kilmarnock4-2Blackpool2,656

Rugby Park, Kilmarnock

 (Kilmarnock win 5-4 on aggregate)  
30 September 1980Morton1-1Notts County3,500Cappielow Park, Greenock
 (Notts County win 3-1 on aggregate)  
Semi-finals 1st leg
2 December 1980Bury1-2Chesterfield3,720Gigg Lane, Bury
4 November 1980Kilmarnock1-2Notts County2,865Rugby Park, Kilmarnock
Semi-finals 2nd leg
9 December 1980Chesterfield1-1Bury6,400

Recreation Ground, Chesterfield

 (Chesterfield win 3-2 on aggregate)  
18 November 1980Notts County5-2Kilmarnock4,314

Meadow Lane, Nottingham

 (Notts County win 7-3 on aggregate)  
Final 1st leg
24 March 1981Chesterfield10Notts County10,190Recreation Ground, Chesterfield
Final 2nd leg
31 March 1981Notts County1-1Chesterfield12,951

Meadow Lane, Nottingham


 (Chesterfield win 2-1 on aggregate)