1979–80 Cardiff City F.C. season

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Cardiff City
Season 1979–80
League Football League Second Division
Manager Richie Morgan
League position 15th
Top goalscorer League: Ray Bishop & Gary Stevens (11)
All: Ray Bishop & Gary Stevens (11)
FA Cup 3rd round
League Cup 2nd round
Welsh Cup 4th round
Previous season 1978–79
Next season 1980–81

The 1979–80 season was Cardiff City F.C.'s 53rd season in the Football League. They competed in the 22-team Division Two, then the second tier of English football, finishing fifteenth.

Players[edit]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
-- Wales GK John Davies
-- England GK Peter Grotier
-- England GK Ron Healey
-- England DF Paul Compton
-- Wales DF Phil Dwyer
-- Wales DF Linden Jones
-- Wales DF Keith Pontin
-- Wales DF David Roberts
-- England DF Colin Sullivan
-- Wales DF Rod Thomas
-- Scotland MF John Buchanan
-- Scotland MF Alan Campbell
-- Wales MF Mark Elliott
No. Position Player
-- England MF Steve Grapes
-- England MF Gary Harris
-- Wales MF Wayne Hughes
-- Wales MF John Lewis
-- Wales MF Tarki Micallef
-- England MF Billy Ronson
-- Wales FW Ray Bishop
-- England FW Paul Davies
-- England FW Tony Evans
-- Scotland FW Ross Jack
-- England FW Kevin Lloyd
-- England FW Ronnie Moore
-- England FW Gary Stevens

Table[edit]

P W D L F A GD Pts
1 Leicester City 42 21 13 8 58 38 +20 55
2 Sunderland 42 21 12 9 69 42 +27 54
3 Birmingham City 42 21 11 10 58 38 +20 53
4 Chelsea 42 23 7 12 66 52 +14 53
5 Queens Park Rangers 42 18 13 11 75 53 +22 49
6 Luton Town 42 16 17 9 66 45 +21 49
7 West Ham United 42 20 7 15 54 43 +11 47
8 Cambridge United 42 14 16 12 61 53 +8 44
9 Newcastle United 42 15 14 13 53 49 +4 44
10 Preston North End 42 12 19 11 56 52 +4 43
11 Oldham Athletic 42 16 11 15 49 53 -4 43
12 Swansea City 42 17 9 16 48 53 -5 43
13 Shrewsbury Town 42 18 5 19 60 53 +7 41
14 Orient 42 12 17 13 48 54 -6 41
15 Cardiff City 42 16 8 18 41 48 -7 40
16 Wrexham 42 16 6 20 40 49 -9 38
17 Notts County 42 11 15 16 51 52 -1 37
18 Watford 42 12 13 17 39 46 -7 37
19 Bristol Rovers 42 11 13 18 50 64 -14 35
20 Fulham 42 11 7 24 42 74 -32 29
21 Burnley 42 6 15 21 39 73 -34 27
22 Charlton Athletic 42 6 10 26 39 78 -39 22

Results by round[edit]

Round 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
Ground A H H A H A H A H A A H A H A H A H A H A H A A H A H A H H A H A H A H H A A H A H
Result L W L W W D D D W L W L L W L D L W L L D W L L W W W L L W L W W D D W L W L L L D
Position 15 19 14 9 10 12 11 9 11 12 12 13 13 13 13 14 14 14 13 14 14 14 12 11 11 13 12 13 13 11 12 14 13 14 10 10 13 15 15

Last updated: 22 November 2014.
Source: Competitive matches
Ground: A = Away; H = Home. Result: D = Draw; L = Loss; W = Win; P = Postponed.

Fixtures & Results[edit]

Second Division[edit]

League Cup[edit]

FA Cup[edit]

See also[edit]

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