DIVISION 2    1979/80
      For full league and cup results  click on by club required.
      P W D L F A Pts
  Leading League goalscorer:
Clive Allen 
(QPR)
 28  goals

West Ham United became the last club from outside of the top flight to win the FA Cup when they beat holders Arsenal 1-0 at Wembley.

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

Relegated
    22 Charlton Athletic 42 6 10 26 39 78 22 Relegated