Arsenal v Middlesbrough, 28 February 1981

Score2-2
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance24,504
Steve Walford made his final appearance before moving to Norwich City in March.

Goals:

John Hollins penalty P
Frank Stapleton G

Goals:

David Armstrong G
Dave Shearer G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Pat Jennings
Defender Kenny Sansom
Defender Steve Walford
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Central defender Steve Gatting
Midfielder John Devine
Midfielder John Hollins
Midfielder Graham Rix
Midfielder Brian Talbot
Forward Frank Stapleton
Forward/Midfielder Alan Sunderland

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jim Platt
Right back Irving Nattrass
Defender Tony McAndrew
Left back Ian Bailey
Midfielder David Armstrong
Midfielder Mark Proctor
Midfielder/Forward Craig Johnston
Forward Billy Ashcroft
Forward Bozo Jankovic
Forward Dave Shearer

Substitutions:

Brian McDermott for Alan Sunderland

Substitutions:

John Craggs for Billy Ashcroft

On the bench:

On the bench:

Defender/Right-back John Craggs