1981 FA Charity Shield

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1981 FA Charity Shield
Date22 August 1981 (1981-08-22)
Venue Wembley Stadium, London
Referee Alf Grey (Great Yarmouth)
Attendance92,500
1980
1982

The 1981 FA Charity Shield was the 59th FA Charity Shield, an annual football match played between the winners of the previous season's Football League and FA Cup competitions. The match was played on 22 August 1981 at Wembley Stadium and played between 1980–81 Football League champions Aston Villa and FA Cup winners Tottenham Hotspur. The match ended in a 2–2 draw and the sides shared the trophy for six months each.

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Peter Withe scored twice for Villa, and Mark Falco twice for Tottenham, in front of a 92,500-strong crowd. [1]

Match details

Aston Villa 22 Tottenham Hotspur
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Wembley Stadium, London
Attendance: 92,500
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Aston Villa
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Tottenham Hotspur
GK1 Flag of England.svg Jimmy Rimmer
DF2 Flag of England.svg Kenny Swain
DF3 Flag of England.svg Colin Gibson
DF4 Flag of Scotland.svg Allan Evans
DF5 Flag of Scotland.svg Ken McNaught
MF6 Flag of England.svg Dennis Mortimer (c) Sub off.svg
MF7 Flag of Scotland.svg Des Bremner
FW8 Flag of England.svg David Geddis
FW9 Flag of England.svg Peter Withe
MF10 Flag of England.svg Gordon Cowans
MF11 Flag of England.svg Tony Morley
Substitutes:
DF12 Flag of England.svg Gary Williams
MF13 Flag of Scotland.svg Andy Blair Sub on.svg
MF14 Flag of England.svg Robert Hopkins
DF15 Flag of England.svg Brendon Ormsby
GK16 Flag of England.svg Nigel Spink
Manager:
Flag of England.svg Ron Saunders
GK1 Flag of England.svg Ray Clemence
DF2 Flag of Ireland.svg Chris Hughton
DF3 Flag of England.svg Paul Miller
DF4 Flag of England.svg Graham Roberts
MF5 Flag of Argentina.svg Ricky Villa
DF6 Flag of England.svg Steve Perryman (c)
MF7 Flag of Argentina.svg Ossie Ardiles
FW8 Flag of Scotland.svg Steve Archibald
MF9 Flag of Ireland.svg Tony Galvin
MF10 Flag of England.svg Glenn Hoddle
FW11 Flag of England.svg Mark Falco
Substitutes:
DF12 Flag of Scotland.svg Gordon Smith
GK13 Flag of England.svg Milija Aleksic
DF14 Flag of Wales (1959-present).svg Paul Price
MF15 Flag of England.svg Garry Brooke
FW16 Flag of England.svg Chris Jones
Manager:
Flag of England.svg Keith Burkinshaw

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References

  1. "1981/82 Charity Shield". footballsite.co.uk. Retrieved 9 March 2019.