CLITHEROE FC FIXTURES and RESULTS : SEASON 1980-81 Click here to view League Table                              
                                                         
  Key : Lge=Lancashire Combination    FAC=FA Cup    FAV=FA Vase    LLC=Lancashire Combination League Cup   LFA=Lancashire FA Trophy   LBS=Lancashire Bridge Shield   GWT=George Watson Trophy   #1=see comment below (if applicable) unconfirmed app   Goalscorer Unused sub   og=own goal            
                                                         
  Date Day Opponents Comp   Result   Att 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Sub1 Sub2 not applicable og          
  16-08-1980 Sat BLACKPOOL MECHANICS Lge H W 3-0   138 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles N.Whiteside M.Ashcroft P.McGuire F.Richards R.Walker(1) S.Whiteside(2) P.Bretherton G.Walker G.Wright unused       GOAL SCORERS  
  23-08-1980 Sat Nelson Lge A L 0-1     D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles N.Whiteside F.Richards M.Ashcroft P.Bretherton R.Walker S.Whiteside P.McGuire G.Walker G.Wright unused       26   Whiteside, Simon  
  30-08-1980 Sat PADIHAM Lge H D 0-0   137 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth R.Walker N.Whiteside S.Whiteside P.McGuire G.Walker unused unused       9   Ashcroft, Mick  
  06-09-1980 Sat Old Blackburnians FAV A W 5-2     D.Underwood N.Whiteside M.Ashcroft F.Richards T.Eyles R.Walker P.McGuire(1) P.Bretherton I.Ashworth(1) S.Whiteside(2+1p) G.Walker I.Wilcox unused       6   Ashworth, Ian  
  13-09-1980 Sat CURZON ASHTON FAC H D 1-1     D.Underwood N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Bretherton T.Eyles G.Wright P.McGuire I.Ashworth R.Walker S.Whiteside(1) G.Walker I.Wilcox unused       6   Walker, Roger  
  17-09-1980 Wed Curzon Ashton FAC A D 2-2     D.Underwood N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Bretherton T.Eyles G.Wright P.McGuire I.Ashworth R.Walker S.Whiteside G.Walker(2) I.Wilcox unused       4   McGuire, Paul  
  20-09-1980 Sat Manchester Polytechnic Lge A W 2-0     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.McGuire(1) P.Bretherton G.Wright I.Ashworth(1) R.Walker S.Whiteside G.Walker I.Eastwood I.Wilcox       4   Wilcox, Ian  
  22-09-1980 Mon Curzon Ashton FAC N L 0-1 #1   D.Underwood T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft N.Whiteside R.Walker P.McGuire P.Bretherton I.Ashworth S.Whiteside G.Walker I.Wilcox unused       3   Gillibrand, Dave  
  06-10-1980 Mon Wigan Rovers Lge A L 2-3     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles P.McGuire M.Ashcroft P.Bretherton F.Richards R.Walker S.Whiteside(1) I.Ashworth(1) G.Walker I.Wilcox John.Taylor       3   Walker, Graham  
  11-10-1980 Sat WHITWORTH VALLEY Lge H W 3-0   93 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles N.Whiteside M.Ashcroft F.Richards I.Ashworth G.Wright R.Walker(1) P.McGuire(1) G.Walker S.Whiteside(1) unused       2   Whiteside, Nigel  
  12-10-1980 Sun BLACKPOOL MECHANICS GWT H W 4-2   143 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles N.Whiteside(1) M.Ashcroft G.Wright(1) P.McGuire R.Walker(1) S.Whiteside(1) F.Richards G.Walker I.Ashworth unused       1   Braithwaite, Terry  
  18-10-1980 Sat Wren Rovers Lge A D 0-0     D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft G.Wright N.Whiteside P.McGuire R.Walker S.Whiteside I.Ashworth unused unused       1   Mooney, Dave  
  25-10-1980 Sat MAGHULL  FAV H W 3-2     D.Underwood I.Wilcox F.Richards M.Ashcroft T.Eyles G.Wright N.Whiteside P.McGuire R.Walker S.Whiteside(1+1p) I.Ashworth G.Walker(1) unused       1   Steinhoffel, Terry  
  26-10-1980 Sun Blackpool Mechanics GWT A W 3-2     D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards P.Bretherton I.Ashworth N.Whiteside P.McGuire R.Walker S.Whiteside(3) G.Walker G.Wright M.Boyd       1   Waddington, Tony  
  01-11-1980 Sat CHADDERTON LLC H D 1-1   112 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft P.McGuire N.Whiteside G.Wright R.Walker(1) S.Whiteside I.Ashworth G.Walker unused       1   Wright, Glenn  
  08-11-1980 Sat Chorley Reserves Lge A L 1-2     D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft P.McGuire(1) N.Whiteside G.Wright R.Walker I.Ashworth G.Walker P.Bretherton T.Bush              
  15-11-1980 Sat CHORLEY RESERVES Lge H L 0-2   68 D.Underwood I.Wilcox T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft G.Wright N.Whiteside P.McGuire R.Walker S.Whiteside I.Ashworth P.Bretherton unused       1   own goals  
  22-11-1980 Sat GUISBOROUGH TOWN  FAV H L 1-2     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft P.McGuire I.Wilcox G.Wright R.Walker(1) S.Whiteside I.Ashworth P.Bretherton unused              
  06-12-1980 Sat LEYLAND MOTORS LFA H L 0-1     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft P.McGuire I.Wilcox G.Wright R.Walker S.Whiteside I.Ashworth G.Walker unused              
  20-12-1980 Sat NELSON Lge H W 3-1   77 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles T.Waddington P.Bretherton F.Richards I.Wilcox(1) G.Walker R.Walker S.Whiteside(1) I.Ashworth(1) K.Newton unused              
  26-12-1980 Fri GREAT HARWOOD TOWN Lge H L 0-2   127 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft I.Wilcox T.Waddington G.Walker R.Walker S.Whiteside I.Ashworth D.Gillibrand P.McGuire              
  24-01-1981 Sat ASHTON ATHLETIC Lge H L 0-2   48 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards M.Ashcroft T.Waddington I.Wilcox R.Walker S.Whiteside Jim.Taylor D.Gillibrand P.McGuire K.Newton              
  25-01-1981 Sun BACUP BOROUGH Lge H W 3-1   148 D.Underwood T.Eyles N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Bretherton D.Gillibrand I.Wilcox P.McGuire M.Ashcroft(1) S.Whiteside(1) I.Ashworth(1) unused unused              
  31-01-1981 Sat WIGAN ROVERS Lge H W 4-1   68 D.Underwood T.Eyles N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Bretherton P.McGuire I.Wilcox D.Gillibrand(2) M.Ashcroft S.Whiteside(2) I.Ashworth R.Walker unused              
  07-02-1981 Sat Whitworth Valley Lge A L 1-2     D.Underwood T.Eyles N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Bretherton P.McGuire I.Wilcox D.Gillibrand M.Ashcroft(1) S.Whiteside I.Ashworth R.Walker unused              
  14-02-1981 Sat WREN ROVERS Lge H D 1-1   135 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles D.Gillibrand M.Ashcroft K.Newton I.Wilcox T.Waddington R.Walker(1) S.Whiteside I.Ashworth P.Bretherton unused              
  21-02-1981 Sat Chadderton LLC A L 1-2     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles T.Waddington(1) P.Bretherton T.Braithwaite I.Wilcox M.Ashcroft R.Walker S.Whiteside I.Ashworth John.Taylor unused              
  22-02-1981 Sun CHORLEY RESERVES GWT H W 1-0   90 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Bretherton S.Whiteside I.Wilcox D.Gillibrand(1) R.Walker M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth G.Walker unused              
  28-02-1981 Sat LYTHAM Lge H W 3-1   73 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles T.Waddington F.Richards P.Bretherton I.Wilcox(1) D.Gillibrand M.Ashcroft(1) S.Whiteside(1) R.Walker G.Walker John.Taylor              
  08-03-1981 Sun Chorley Reserves GWT A L 1-3     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Bretherton D.Gillibrand I.Wilcox R.Walker S.Whiteside(1) M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth unused unused              
  14-03-1981 Sat Ashton Athletic Lge A D 1-1     D.Underwood T.Eyles N.Whiteside D.Gillibrand P.Bretherton K.Newton I.Wilcox P.Mooney S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft(1) I.Ashworth F.Richards T.Waddington              
  15-03-1981 Sun MANCHESTER POLYTECHNIC Lge H W 2-0   115 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles D.Gillibrand P.Mooney P.Bretherton I.Wilcox T.Braithwaite S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft(2) I.Ashworth T.Waddington unused              
  28-03-1981 Sat Great Harwood Town Lge A L 2-3     D.Underwood N.Whiteside(1) T.Eyles F.Richards P.Bretherton P.McGuire I.Wilcox M.Ashcroft(1) S.Whiteside Jim.Taylor I.Ashworth S.Dean unused              
  29-03-1981 Sun CAERNARFON TOWN Lge H W 1-0   69 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles P.Bretherton F.Richards P.McGuire I.Wilcox M.Ashcroft S.Whiteside(1) Jim.Taylor I.Ashworth T.Waddington P.Mooney              
  31-03-1981 Tue Wigan Rovers LBS A W 1-0     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles P.Bretherton F.Richards K.Newton I.Wilcox Jim.Taylor S.Whiteside(1) M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth unused unused              
  04-04-1981 Sat Lytham Lge A D 0-0     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Mooney T.Waddington I.Wilcox D.Gillibrand S.Whiteside Jim.Taylor I.Ashworth T.Braithwaite unused              
  05-04-1981 Sun Vulcan Newton Lge A W 1-0     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Mooney(1) T.Waddington D.Gillibrand Jim.Taylor S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth unused unused              
  07-04-1981 Tue COLNE DYNAMOES Lge H L 0-1   66 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles K.Newton P.Mooney D.Gillibrand I.Wilcox F.Richards S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft I.Ashworth G.Wright unused              
  11-04-1981 Sat ASHTON ATHLETIC LBS H W 3-1   70 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Mooney D.Gillibrand I.Wilcox(1) M.Ashcroft S.Whiteside(1) Jim.Taylor I.Ashworth unused unused   1          
  13-04-1981 Mon Bacup Borough Lge A D 0-0     D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Mooney S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft Jim.Taylor I.Wilcox T.Braithwaite I.Ashworth T.Waddington unused              
  18-04-1981 Sat DAISY HILL Lge H W 1-0   66 D.Underwood T.Eyles T.Braithwaite F.Richards P.Mooney D.Gillibrand Jim.Taylor M.Ashcroft(1) S.Whiteside T.Waddington I.Ashworth P.Bretherton unused              
  20-04-1981 Mon VULCAN NEWTON Lge H W 2-0   89 D.Underwood T.Eyles I.Wilcox T.Braithwaite(1) P.Mooney I.Ashworth John.Taylor S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft(1) D.Gillibrand F.Richards P.Bretherton unused              
  23-04-1981 Thu WREN ROVERS LBS H L 0-2   116 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles F.Richards P.Mooney I.Wilcox T.Braithwaite M.Ashcroft S.Whiteside John.Taylor I.Ashworth D.Gillibrand unused              
  25-04-1981 Sat Caernarfon Town Lge A D 0-0     D.Underwood T.Eyles N.Whiteside F.Richards P.Mooney T.Braithwaite I.Wilcox D.Gillibrand S.Whiteside M.Ashcroft P.Bretherton unused unused              
  28-04-1981 Tue Padiham Lge A L 2-4     D.Underwood T.Eyles P.Mooney D.Gillibrand P.Bretherton N.Whiteside I.Wilcox(1) F.Richards S.Whiteside(1) M.Ashcroft John.Taylor unused unused              
  30-04-1981 Thu Colne Dynamoes Lge A L 0-3     D.Underwood P.Bretherton F.Richards D.Gillibrand M.Ashcroft T.Eyles I.Wilcox Jim.Taylor S.Whiteside T.Braithwaite John.Taylor I.Ashworth unused              
  02-05-1981 Sat CHADDERTON Lge H L 1-2   39 D.Underwood N.Whiteside T.Eyles P.Bretherton N.Spencer T.Waddington D.Gillibrand I.Ashworth S.Whiteside(1) Jim.Taylor John.Taylor T.Bush unused              
  05-05-1981 Tue Blackpool Mechanics Lge A L 0-3     D.Underwood P.Bretherton N.Spencer F.Richards T.Eyles A.Rigby D.Gillibrand M.Ashcroft S.Whiteside John.Taylor I.Ashworth T.Waddington S.Dean              
  07-05-1981 Thu Chadderton Lge A W 1-0     D.Underwood D.Gillibrand F.Richards M.Ashcroft T.Eyles N.Spencer P.Bretherton I.Ashworth(1) T.Steinhoffel S.Whiteside S.Dean N.Whiteside unused              
  10-05-1981 Sun Daisy Hill Lge A W 2-0     D.Underwood T.Eyles D.Gillibrand F.Richards P.Bretherton M.Ashcroft S.Dean N.Spencer S.Whiteside(1) T.Steinhoffel(1) I.Ashworth N.Whiteside unused              
                                                         
              #1 2nd replay at Burscough                     * 2 subs were allowed in FA competitions this season  
Players: Ashcroft, Mick FINAL TABLE : 1980-81 Lancashire Combination
Ashworth, Ian Pos Team Played Won Drawn Lost Goals For Goals Against Points Comments
Boyd, Mick 1 Wren Rovers 34 24 7 3 75 25 55 Champions but stayed in Lancs Combination
Braithwaite, Terry 2 Colne Dynamoes 34 21 5 8 57 30 47  
Bretherton, Paul 3 Great Harwood Town 34 18 7 9 68 42 43  
Bush, Tony 4 Padiham 34 16 11 7 57 40 41*  
Dean, Stephen 5 Chorley Reserves 34 15 11 8 53 42 41 Resigned from the league
Eastwood, Ian 6 Caernarfon Town 34 15 7 12 55 37 37  
Eyles, Tony 7 Vulcan Newton 34 15 6 13 53 44 36  
Gillibrand, Dave 8 Lytham 34 14 8 12 51 45 36  
McGuire, Paul 9 CLITHEROE 34 14 7 13 42 36 35  
Mooney, Phil 10 Chadderton 34 14 7 13 58 64 35  
Newton, Keith 11 Whitworth Valley 34 13 8 13 50 54 34  
Richards, Frank 12 Wigan Rovers 34 13 8 13 50 60 34  
Rigby, Andy 13 Daisy Hill 34 12 9 13 52 48 33  
Spencer, Nigel 14 Bacup Borough 34 9 11 14 47 57 29  
Steinhoffel, Terry 15 Ashton Athletic 34 9 6 19 47 73 24  
Taylor, Jim 16 Blackpool Mechanics 34 6 11 17 32 57 23  
Taylor, John 17 Nelson 34 7 3 24 29 60 17  
Underwood, Dennis 18 Manchester Poly 34 2 6 26 24 86 10 Resigned from the league
Waddington, Tony
Walker, Graham * Padiham had 2 points deducted
Walker, Roger
Whiteside, Nigel The points system until the 1989-90 season was 2 points for a win, 1 for a draw
Whiteside, Simon
Wilcox, Ian
Wright, Glenn