1979-80 Rollover team name for goalscorers
Date Comp Match Commentator BBC1 Timeslot
11.08.79 ChS Arsenal 1-3 Liverpool John Motson 11.00pm, 60m  
18.08.79 Div1 Southampton 1-1 Man Utd Barry DaviesRT 9.10pm, 110m 1
Div1 Man City 0-0 C Palace John Motson
25.08.79 Div2 Sunderland 2-1 Fulham Barry Davies 9.20pm, 130m 2
Div1 Derby 0-1 Everton John Motson
01.09.79 Div2 Leicester 1-3 Luton John Motson 10.10pm, 60m  
Div1 Bristol City 2-0 Wolves Des Lynam  
Div1 Leeds 1-1 Arsenal Barry Davies  
08.09.79 Div1 Liverpool 4-0 Coventry John Motson 10.10pm, 60m  
Div1 A Villa 0-3 Man Utd Barry Davies  
15.09.79 Div1 West Brom 4-0 Man City Barry Davies 10.20pm, 60m  
Div2 West Ham 2-0 Sunderland John Motson  
22.09.79 Div1 Stoke City 1-2 C Palace John Motson 10.00pm, 60m  
Div2 Newcastle 1-0 Wrexham Des LynamRT  
29.09.79 Div1 N Forest 1-0 Liverpool John Motson 10.15pm, 60m  
Div3 Sheff Utd 3-1 Oxford Barry Davies  
06.10.79 Div1 C Palace 1-1 Tottenham Barry Davies 10.25pm, 60m 3
Div1 Coventry 2-1 Everton John Motson
Div1 Leeds 2-1 Ipswich Goals with voiceover?
13.10.79 Div2 Luton 2-0 Sunderland John Motson 10.00pm, 60m  
Div1 Wolves 1-0 Norwich Barry Davies  
20.10.79 Div1 Man Utd 1-0 Ipswich John Motson 10.00pm, 60m 3
Div1 Arsenal 0-0 Stoke City Barry DaviesRT
Div1 West Brom 4-0 Southampton Goals with voiceover?
27.10.79 Div2 QPR 7-0 Burnley Barry Davies 10.00pm, 60m  
Div1 Southampton 1-2 Leeds John Motson  
Div1 Man City 0-4 Liverpool Des Lynam  
03.11.79 Div1 Liverpool 3-0 Wolves Barry Davies 9.00pm, 120m 1
Div1 Middlesbro 0-0 Tottenham John Motson
10.11.79 Div1 Man City 2-0 Man Utd John Motson 10.40pm, 60m  
Div2 Birmingham 1-0 Cambridge Barry DaviesRT  
17.11.79 Div1 N Forest 0-1 Brighton Barry Davies 9.40pm, 60m 4
Div1 Arsenal 2-0 Everton John MotsonRT
24.11.79 Div1 Ipswich 3-1 Southampton John Motson 10.00pm, 60m 5
Div1 Derby 4-1 N Forest Bob Wilson voiceover
01.12.79 Div1 N Forest 1-1 Arsenal David ColemanRT 9.45pm, 60m  
Div1 Liverpool 4-0 Middlesbro John Motson  
08.12.79 Div1 Man Utd 1-1 Leeds John Motson 10.00pm, 60m 3
Div2 QPR 2-2 Wrexham Barry Davies
Div2 Luton 1-1 Newcastle Goals with voiceover?
15.12.79 Div1 Tottenham 1-2 A Villa John Motson 10.00pm, 90m 3
Div1 West Brom 2-2 Arsenal Barry Davies
Div1 Man City 3-0 Derby Goals with voiceover?
22.12.79 Div2 Notts Co 2-2 Newcastle John Motson 9.40pm, 60m  
Div1 Derby 1-3 Liverpool Barry Davies  
29.12.79 Div1 Coventry 0-3 N Forest Barry Davies?RT 10.00pm, 60m 7
Div2 Wrexham 2-0 Chelsea John Motson
05.01.80 Fac3 Leeds 1-4 N Forest David Coleman 9.45pm, 70m  
Fac3 Cardiff 0-0 Arsenal John Motson  
Fac3 Yeovil 0-3 Norwich Barry Davies  
12.01.80 Div2 Chelsea 4-0 Newcastle Barry Davies 10.20pm, 60m  
Div1 Bolton 0-2 Brighton John Motson  
19.01.80 Div1 Coventry 1-0 Liverpool Barry Davies 9.40pm, 60m  
Div1 Southampton 4-1 Man City Des Lynam  
Div2 West Ham 2-0 Preston John Motson  
26.01.80 Fac4 N Forest 0-2 Liverpool David Coleman 9.40pm, 70m  
Fac4 Wolves 1-1 Norwich Barry Davies  
Fac4 Watford 4-3 Harlow John Motson  
02.02.80 Div1 Man City 1-3 West Brom John Motson 9.35pm, 60m 3
Div2 Leicester 1-0 Newcastle Barry DaviesRT
Div1 A Villa 2-0 C Palace Goals with voiceover?
09.02.80 Div1 Norwich 3-5 Liverpool Barry Davies 9.40pm, 60m 3
Div3 Swindon 1-2 Sheff Wed John Motson
Div1 Arsenal 3-1 A Villa Goals with voiceover?
16.02.80 Fac5 Wolves 0-3 Watford Des Lynam 9.55pm, 80m 8
Fac5 Blackburn 1-1 A Villa Barry DaviesRT
Fac5 Everton 5-2 Wrexham John Motson
23.02.80 Div1 Man Utd 4-0 Bristol City John Motson 9.45pm, 60m 3
Div2 Sunderland 1-0 Luton Barry DaviesRT
Div1 West Brom 1-2 A Villa Goals with voiceover?
01.03.80 Div1 Everton 1-2 Liverpool Barry DaviesRT 9.40pm, 60m 3
Div1 Southampton 1-1 West Brom John Motson
Div2 Luton 1-1 West Ham Goals with voiceover?
08.03.80 Fac6 Tottenham 0-1 Liverpool John Motson 9.30pm, 60m  
Fac6 Watford 1-2 Arsenal Barry Davies  
15.03.80 Div3 Grimsby 2-0 Millwall John Motson 9.30pm, 60m  
Div1 Bristol City 1-3 Liverpool David Coleman  
22.03.80 Div2 QPR 2-2 Luton John Motson 9.35pm, 60m  
Div1 Man Utd 1-0 Man City David Coleman  
29.03.80 Div1 Ipswich 1-1 Derby Barry Davies 9.35pm, 70m 9
Div1 Brighton 1-0 N Forest John Motson
05.04.80 Div3 Sheff Utd 1-1 Sheff Wed Barry Davies 10.15pm, 60m 3
Div1 Wolves 1-2 Tottenham John Motson
Div1 A Villa 3-2 N Forest Goals with voiceover?
12.04.80 Facsf West Ham 1-1 Everton John Motson 10.00pm, 60m  
Div1 Man Utd 4-1 Tottenham Barry Davies  
19.04.80 Div2 Birmingham 1-0 Luton John MotsonRT 10.30pm, 60m 3
Div1 Man City 3-1 Bristol City Barry Davies
Div2 Bristol Rov 2-2 Sunderland Goals with voiceover?
26.04.80 Div2 Sunderland 5-0 Watford Barry Davies 10.00pm, 60m 3
Div1 Man Utd 2-1 Coventry John Motson
Div1 Derby 3-1 Man City Goals with voiceover?
03.05.80 Div1 Liverpool 4-1 A Villa John Motson 10.00pm, 60m  
Div1 Leeds 2-0 Man Utd Barry Davies  
10.05.80 FacF Arsenal 0-1 West Ham John Motson 10.05pm, 60m  
17.05.80 Int Wales 4-1 England Barry Davies 10.00pm, 45m  
23.05.80 Int Wales 0-1 N Ireland John Motson 10.50pm, 45m  
24.05.80 Int Scotland 0-2 England Barry Davies 10.00pm, 60m  
RT. Commentator deduced from Radio Times listing (barring last minute changes of plan)
1. Part of "Match of the Day Special" with Boxing
2. Part of "Match of the Day Special" with Athletics
3. RT only lists Davies and Motson, it's possible third game in MOTD book was a goals report with voiceover
4. RT lists John Motson on a game in the North but nothing for this date in matchlist in his autobiography
5. RT originally lists John Motson and Barry Davies. Sunday Times mentions Ipswich game only.
6. Part of "Match of the Day Special" with Show Jumping
7. Radio Times lists Motson and Davies on "two First Division matches" but none were postponed
8. Part of "Match of the Day Special" with Winter Olympics; RT lists Motson, Davies and Lynam
9. Part of "Match of the Day Special" with Grand National highlights
10. RT lists John Motson but nothing for this date in matchlist in his autobiography