Halifax Town nostalgia: Shaymen in action from April 1980

As part of our regular online series, we delve into the archives to look back at Halifax Town games from down the years.

Thursday, 26th September 2019, 1:09 pm
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.

This week, we go back to April 1980 to see Halifax take on Huddersfield, Scunthorpe, Portsmouth and Wigan. Photos: Keith Middleton.

Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Portsmouth, The Shay, April 19, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Halifax v Scunthorpe, The Shay, April 8, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Halifax v Scunthorpe, The Shay, April 8, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Halifax v Scunthorpe, The Shay, April 8, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Halifax v Scunthorpe, The Shay, April 8, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Wigan Athletic v Halifax Town, Springfield Park, April 12, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton
Huddersfield v Halifax, Leeds Road, April 5, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Huddersfield v Halifax, Leeds Road, April 5, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Huddersfield v Halifax, Leeds Road, April 5, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.
Huddersfield v Halifax, Leeds Road, April 5, 1980. Photo: Keith Middleton.