Coventry City v Manchester United, 29 August 1981

Score2-1 to Coventry City
CompetitionLeague Division One
Attendance20,050
John Gidman made his debut after moving from Everton this month. Frank Stapleton made his debut after moving from Arsenal this month.

Goals:

Peter Bodak G
Steve Whitton G

Goals:

Lou Macari G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Blyth
Defender Steve Jacobs
Defender Harry Roberts
Defender Danny Thomas
Defender/Centre back Gary Gillespie
Central defender Paul Dyson
Midfielder Peter Bodak
Midfielder Gerry Daly
Midfielder/Forward Steve Whitton
Forward Garry Thompson
Winger Steve Hunt

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gary Bailey
Right back John Gidman
Defender Martin Buchan
Defender/Centre back Gordon McQueen
Defender/Left back Arthur Albiston
Midfielder Steve Coppell
Midfielder Ray Wilkins
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Garry Birtles
Forward Lou Macari
Forward Frank Stapleton