28th October 1980-League Cup Fourth Round, Watford 4 Nottingham Forest 1

Pictures below taken from programme on the 8th November 1980-Division Two, Watford 3 Bolton Wanderers 1

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Report from Daily Mirror 29th October 1980

BSAD imageBSAD report: Not only did Watford win, but we actually made Forest look VERY second rate in the process, something we were sadly never really to repeat against them.

BSAD report from the Daily Telegraph: Jenkins Hat-Trick Crowns Another Watford Fiesta

100 greatest100 Greatest Watford wins- No.17: Imagine the furore there would be if the manager of a Premier League club chose to go on holiday while his team played an important League Cup tie.  Brian Clough left his assistant Peter Taylor in charge not because he was so arrogant that he thought his team could cope without him but because it was the school holidays.

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More games from 28th October at https://oldwatford.com/tag/oct28

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