1981/82 Charity Shield  

Saturday 22nd August 1981

Venue: Wembley Stadium

Aston Villa  2
(Withe 2)
Tottenham Hotspur  2
(Falco 2)

(each club held the Shield for 6 months)

Half-time 1-1
Attendance: 92,500

The Charity Shield match was between 1980/81 Football League champions, Aston Villa, and 1980/81 FA Cup winners Tottenham Hotspur.

Aston Villa:  J Rimmer, K Swain, C Gibson, A Evans, K McNaught, D Mortimer (sub: A Blair), D Bremner, D Geddis, P Withe, G Cowans, A Morley.   

Tottenham Hotspur:  R Clemence, C Hughton, P Miller, G Roberts, J Villa, S Perryman, O Ardiles, S Archibald, A Galvin, G Hoddle, M Falco.