THE HISTORY OF WIMBLEDON FOOTBALL CLUB
1979
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
28-07-1979HChelseaFriendly 2-1
31-07-1979ADawlishFriendly 1-1
02-08-1979AYeovil TownFriendly 0-0
07-08-1979HCrystal PalaceFriendly 0-1
11-08-1979HAldershotFootball League Cup [1 1L] 4-1
14-08-1979AAldershotFootball League Cup [1 2L] 2-1[1]
18-08-1979HChester CityFootball League Division 3 2-3
22-08-1979AExeter CityFootball League Division 3 2-0
25-08-1979HSouthend UnitedFootball League Division 3 0-1
29-08-1979AOrientFootball League Cup [2 1L] 2-2
01-09-1979ABlackpoolFootball League Division 3 0-3
04-09-1979HOrientFootball League Cup [2 2L] 2-2[2]
08-09-1979HBlackburn RoversFootball League Division 3 1-0
15-09-1979APlymouth ArgyleFootball League Division 3 0-3
18-09-1979AGillinghamFootball League Division 3 0-1
22-09-1979HBrentfordFootball League Division 3 0-0
25-09-1979APlymouth ArgyleFootball League Cup [3] 0-0
29-09-1979ABuryFootball League Division 3 2-1
02-10-1979HPlymouth ArgyleFootball League Cup [3 R] 1-0[3]
06-10-1979ACarlisle UnitedFootball League Division 3 1-1
09-10-1979HExeter CityFootball League Division 3 2-2
13-10-1979HSwindon TownFootball League Division 3 2-0
20-10-1979AChesterfieldFootball League Division 3 0-0
23-10-1979AColchester UnitedFootball League Division 3 0-4
27-10-1979HSheffield WednesdayFootball League Division 3 3-4
30-10-1979HSwindon TownFootball League Cup [4] 1-2
03-11-1979AChester CityFootball League Division 3 1-3
06-11-1979HColchester UnitedFootball League Division 3 3-3
10-11-1979HRotherham UnitedFootball League Division 3 0-1
13-11-1979NEx-Battlebridge Boys ClubCharity 2-0[4]
17-11-1979AGrimsby TownFootball League Division 3 0-1
24-11-1979AGillinghamF.A. Cup [1] 0-0
28-11-1979HGillinghamF.A. Cup [1 R] 4-2
01-12-1979AHull CityFootball League Division 3 1-1
03-12-1979AChelmsford CityFriendly 2-0
08-12-1979HSheffield UnitedFootball League Division 3 1-1
18-12-1979HPortsmouthF.A. Cup [2] 0-0
24-12-1979APortsmouthF.A. Cup [2 R] 3-3[5]
26-12-1979HMillwallFootball League Division 3 P-P
29-12-1979ASouthend UnitedFootball League Division 3 3-1
05-01-1980HPortsmouthF.A. Cup [2 2R] 0-1
08-01-1980AEnfieldFriendly 1-0
12-01-1980HBlackpoolFootball League Division 3 1-2
19-01-1980ABlackburn RoversFootball League Division 3 0-3
26-01-1980AMansfield TownFootball League Division 3 1-1
09-02-1980ABrentfordFootball League Division 3 1-0
12-02-1980HGillinghamFootball League Division 3 1-0
19-02-1980HPlymouth ArgyleFootball League Division 3 3-1
23-02-1980ASwindon TownFootball League Division 3 1-2
26-02-1980HBuryFootball League Division 3 0-1
01-03-1980HChesterfieldFootball League Division 3 1-1
05-03-1980AReadingFootball League Division 3 0-3
08-03-1980ASheffield WednesdayFootball League Division 3 1-3
11-03-1980HBarnsleyFootball League Division 3 1-2
14-03-1980HCarlisle UnitedFootball League Division 3 0-0
19-03-1980AOxford UnitedFootball League Division 3 1-4
22-03-1980ARotherham UnitedFootball League Division 3 0-0
29-03-1980HGrimsby TownFootball League Division 3 3-6
05-04-1980AMillwallFootball League Division 3 2-2
07-04-1980HReadingFootball League Division 3 1-1
11-04-1980ABarnsleyFootball League Division 3 0-4
15-04-1980HOxford UnitedFootball League Division 3 1-3
19-04-1980HHull CityFootball League Division 3 3-2
22-04-1980HMillwallFootball League Division 3 2-2
26-04-1980ASheffield UnitedFootball League Division 3 1-2
03-05-1980HMansfield TownFootball League Division 3 3-2
06-05-1980HFulhamCharity 2-0[6]
08-05-1980ATooting & Mitcham UnitedLanes Cup [FINAL] 3-1
20-05-1980HAll-Stars XICharity ?-?[7]
Aggregate 6-2  [1]
Aggregate 2-2, Penalties 5-4, After Extra Time  [2]
After Extra Time, 0-0 90m  [3]
Alan Powell Memorial at Redhill F.C.  [4]
After Extra Time  [5]
Little League USA Tour Fundraiser  [6]
Leukaemia Research Fund  [7]
Friendly: P6 W3 D2 L1 F6 A3
Football League Cup: P7 W3 D3 L1 F12 A8
Football League Division 3: P46 W10 D14 L22 F52 A81
Charity: P2 W2 D0 L0 F4 A0
F.A. Cup: P5 W1 D3 L1 F7 A6
Lanes Cup: P1 W1 D0 L0 F3 A1
Total: P67 W20 D22 L25 F84 A99
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
01-08-1979AHillingdon BoroughFriendly 3-2
03-08-1979ASlough TownFriendly 0-1
13-08-1979AKingstonianFriendly 1-2
21-08-1979HPeterborough United (reserves)Midweek League 3-3
05-09-1979ABrighton & Hove Albion (reserves)Midweek League 2-0
11-09-1979HCambridge United (reserves)Midweek League 1-1
19-09-1979ABrentford (reserves)Midweek League 1-0
10-10-1979APeterborough United (reserves)Midweek League 0-1
16-10-1979HPortsmouth (reserves)Midweek League 1-1
24-10-1979AGillingham (reserves)Midweek League 3-3
31-10-1979AMaidstone UnitedFriendly 0-0
07-11-1979AWatford (reserves)Midweek League 3-4
27-11-1979ACharlton Athletic (reserves)Midweek League 3-3
04-12-1979ACambridge United (reserves)Midweek League 1-0
11-12-1979HWatford (reserves)Midweek League P-P
13-12-1979?Fulham (reserves)Friendly ?-?
18-12-1979ANorthampton Town (reserves)Midweek League 2-0
15-01-1980HWatford (reserves)Midweek League Cup [1] 2-4
23-01-1980HGillingham (reserves)Midweek League 3-2
28-01-1980HWatford (reserves)Midweek League 0-5
13-02-1980APortsmouth (reserves)Midweek League 1-1
20-02-1980HNorthampton Town (reserves)Midweek League 4-0
04-03-1980HAldershot (reserves)Midweek League 0-0
10-03-1980AAldershot (reserves)Midweek League 1-2
02-04-1980AMillwall (reserves)Midweek League 1-3
10-04-1980HBrighton & Hove Albion (reserves)Midweek League 1-3
16-04-1980ASouthend United (reserves)Midweek League 4-0
24-04-1980HSouthend United (reserves)Midweek League 2-2
29-04-1980HMillwall (reserves)Midweek League 4-2
01-05-1980HCharlton Athletic (reserves)Midweek League 1-0
05-05-1980HBrentford (reserves)Midweek League 2-1
Friendly: P4 W1 D1 L2 F4 A5
Midweek League: P24 W10 D8 L6 F44 A37
Midweek League Cup: P1 W0 D0 L1 F2 A4
Total: P29 W11 D9 L9 F50 A46
Date OpponentCompetitionScore
03-09-1979AMargate (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [Pre] 8-1
17-09-1979ADartford (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [1Q] 2-0
26-09-1979AQueens Park Rangers (youth)Southern Junior Floodlit Cup 1-1
04-10-1979ASutton United (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [2Q] 4-1
18-10-1979HQueens Park Rangers (youth)Southern Junior Floodlit Cup 0-5
21-11-1979ABrighton & Hove Albion (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [1] 3-1
04-12-1979HFulham (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [2] 4-1
08-01-1980HOxford United (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [3] 3-2
07-02-1980HSheffield Wednesday (youth)F.A. Youth Cup [4] 0-3
F.A. Youth Cup: P7 W6 D0 L1 F24 A9
Southern Junior Floodlit Cup: P2 W0 D1 L1 F1 A6
Total: P9 W6 D1 L2 F25 A15