Manchester United v Coventry City, 27 August 1980

Score1-0 to Coventry City
CompetitionLeague Cup 2nd round 1st leg
VenueOld Trafford
Attendance31,656
Robert McDonald made his final appearance before moving to Manchester City in October.

Goals:

Goals:

Tommy English G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gary Bailey
Defender Martin Buchan
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender/Centre back Nikola Jovanovic
Defender/Left back Arthur Albiston
Midfielder Steve Coppell
Midfielder Mickey Thomas
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Jimmy Greenhoff
Forward Lou Macari
Forward Andy Ritchie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Blyth
Right back Mick Coop
Defender Harry Roberts
Defender/Centre back Gary Gillespie
Central defender Paul Dyson
Midfielder Andy Blair
Midfielder Gerry Daly
Forward Tommy English
Forward Garry Thompson
Winger Steve Hunt

Substitutions:

Tom Sloan for Jimmy Greenhoff

Substitutions:

Bobby McDonald for Garry Thompson

On the bench:

Midfielder Tom Sloan

On the bench:

Left back Bobby McDonald