Game #4807

Season | 2003-04 |

Matchday | #5 |

League Game | #5 |
Premier League Match-week | #4 |  

Manager Game | #5 |

Sunday, 14 September 2003
Premier League | Away | Manchester City | City of Manchester Stadium | 46,687 | 

Game Summary

Manager | David O’Leary | 

KO | 15.00 |
Referee | Mark Halsey | 

HT Score | 1-0 |
FT Score | 1-4 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | LDLWL | 

Scorers | Juan Pablo Ángel | 31’ | 
Assists | Lee Hendrie | 31’ | 

League Position | 16th | -3 |

Line Up |

GK Thomas Sörensen |
RB Mark Delaney |
FB Jlloyd Samuel |
CB Olof Mellberg | 
SUB OFF | 37' |
CB Ronny Johnsen | SUB OFF | 66' |
M Gavin McCann |
M Thomas Hitzlsperger |
M Lee Hendrie | 
ASSIST | 31' |
W Peter Whittingham |
CF Juan Pablo Ángel |
GOAL | 31' | SUB OFF | 76' |
F Marcus Allbäck |

Substitutes |

CB Alpay Özalan for CB Olof Mellberg | 37’ | 
M Mustapha Hadji
FINAL | for CB Ronny Johnsen | 66’ | 
CF Dion Dublin for CF Juan Pablo Ángel | 76’ |

Unused Substitutes |

GK Stefan Postma 
M Mark Kinsella

Cards | 

 Yellow | Ronny Johnsen | 52’ |

Team Stats |

Starting XI Average Age | 26.18 | 

Oldest Player | CB Ronny Johnsen | 34.28 |

Youngest Player | W Peter Whittingham | 19.03 |

 

 On this day 14 September 2003 

Midfielder Mustapha Hadji made his final appearance for Villa aged 32 before moving on to RCD Espanyol on a free transfer in January 2004. Hadji played for Villa between 2001-02 and 2003-04 making 47 appearances and scoring 3 goals.