1980–81 Serie A

The 1980–81 Serie A season was won by Juventus.

Serie A
Season1980 (1980)–81
ChampionsJuventus
19th title
RelegatedPerugia
Brescia
Pistoiese
European CupJuventus
Cup Winners' CupRoma
UEFA CupNapoli
Internazionale
Matches played240
Goals scored460 (1.92 per match)
Top goalscorerRoberto Pruzzo
(18 goals)

TeamsEdit

Como, Pistoiese and Brescia had been promoted from Serie B.

Final classificationEdit

Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification or relegation
1 Juventus (C) 30 17 10 3 46 15 +31 44 European Cup
2 Roma 30 14 14 2 43 20 +23 42 Cup Winners' Cup
3 Napoli 30 14 10 6 31 21 +10 38 UEFA Cup
4 Internazionale 30 14 8 8 41 24 +17 36
5 Fiorentina 30 9 14 7 28 25 +3 32
6 Cagliari 30 8 14 8 29 30 −1 30
7 Bologna 30 11 12 7 32 27 +5 29[a]
8 Catanzaro 30 6 17 7 24 27 −3 29
9 Torino 30 8 10 12 26 29 −3 26
10 Avellino 30 10 10 10 36 33 +3 25[a]
11 Ascoli 30 7 11 12 18 34 −16 25
12 Udinese 30 6 13 11 24 39 −15 25
13 Como 30 8 9 13 25 33 −8 25
14 Brescia[b] (R) 30 4 17 9 19 25 −6 25 Serie B 1981-82
15 Perugia (R) 30 5 13 12 18 31 −13 18[a]
16 Pistoiese (R) 30 6 4 20 19 46 −27 16
Source: Panini
(C) Champion; (R) Relegated.
Notes:
  1. ^ a b c Bologna, Avellino and Perugia started the season with a 5-point penalisation because of the Totonero 1980 scandal.
  2. ^ Positions decided by head-to-head points. Avellino 10 pts; Ascoli 10 pts; Udinese 8 pts; Como 6 pts; Brescia 6 pts.

ResultsEdit

Home \ Away ASC AVE BOL BRE CAG CAT COM FIO INT JUV NAP PER PIS ROM TOR UDI
Ascoli 1–1 1–1 0–0 0–0 1–2 2–1 1–0 0–1 0–0 3–2 0–3 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–0
Avellino 4–2 2–0 1–0 2–1 1–0 2–1 2–3 1–3 1–1 0–0 2–1 3–0 1–1 3–0 0–0
Bologna 1–0 0–0 0–1 2–1 0–0 1–1 2–1 2–1 1–5 1–1 4–0 2–0 1–1 1–0 1–0
Brescia 0–1 1–2 0–0 1–0 1–1 1–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 1–2 1–1 2–2 1–2 1–1 1–1
Cagliari 2–0 1–0 0–0 1–2 2–1 1–1 0–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 2–1 2–0 1–0 1–1 1–1
Catanzaro 2–0 1–1 2–2 0–0 0–0 2–0 2–2 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–1 1–3 1–1 1–0 2–1
Como 0–0 2–0 2–1 2–2 3–1 0–0 2–1 1–0 1–2 0–1 1–0 1–0 0–1 0–2 2–0
Fiorentina 2–1 2–1 2–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 1–1 0–0 0–1 0–1 1–0 1–2 1–1 2–0 1–1
Internazionale 1–2 0–0 1–0 0–0 4–1 2–2 2–1 1–2 1–0 3–0 3–1 2–0 2–4 1–1 2–0
Juventus 3–0 1–0 0–1 2–0 1–1 3–0 2–0 1–0 2–1 1–1 2–1 4–1 0–0 1–2 4–0
Napoli 1–0 1–0 2–1 1–1 2–0 1–1 2–0 1–1 1–0 0–1 0–1 1–0 4–0 1–3 1–0
Perugia 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–0 1–1 0–0 0–0 0–0 0–2 0–0 0–0 3–0 1–1 1–0 1–2
Pistoiese 0–1 2–1 0–2 1–0 1–3 0–1 2–0 0–1 1–2 1–3 0–1 1–0 0–4 1–1 1–1
Roma 4–1 1–1 1–1 1–0 1–0 0–0 1–1 1–1 1–0 0–0 1–1 5–0 1–0 2–0 3–1
Torino 3–0 2–0 1–2 1–1 1–2 2–0 1–1 1–1 0–1 0–2 0–1 2–0 1–0 0–2 0–0
Udinese 0–0 5–4 1–1 0–0 2–2 2–1 2–0 0–0 0–4 0–2 2–1 1–1 1–0 0–2 0–0
Source:[citation needed]
Colours: Blue = home team win; Yellow = draw; Red = away team win.

Top goalscorersEdit

Rank Player Club Goals
1   Roberto Pruzzo Roma 18
2   Massimo Palanca Catanzaro 13
3   Alessandro Altobelli Internazionale 12
4   Claudio Pellegrini Napoli 11
  Francesco Graziani Torino
6   Giancarlo Antognoni Fiorentina 9
  Vito Chimenti Pistoiese
  Paolo Pulici Torino
9   Liam Brady Juventus 8
  Franco Selvaggi Cagliari
  Nicola Zanone Udinese
12   Antonio Cabrini Juventus 7
  Marco Tardelli Juventus
  Evaristo Beccalossi Internazionale
  Giuliano Fiorini Bologna

References and sourcesEdit

  • Almanacco Illustrato del Calcio - La Storia 1898-2004, Panini Edizioni, Modena, September 2005

External linksEdit