Game #4854

Season | 2004-05 |

Matchday | #7 |
Manager Game | #52 |
Wednesday, 22 September 2004
League Cup | 2nd Round | Home | Queens Park Rangers | Villa Park | 26,975 | 

Game Summary

Manager | David O’Leary | 

KO | 19.45 |
Referee | Graham Salisbury | 

HT Score | 2-0 |
FT Score | 3-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWDDW | 

Scorers | Darius Vassell | 29’ | Juan Pablo Ángel | 38’ | Nolberto Solano | 78’ |

Line Up |

GK Thomas Sörensen |
RB Ulises de la Cruz |
FB Jlloyd Samuel |
CB Olof Mellberg |
M Gareth Barry | 
SUB OFF | 84' |
M Lee Hendrie | SUB OFF | 74' |
M Gavin McCann |
W Peter Whittingham | 
W Nolberto Solano | 
GOAL | 78' |
CF Juan Pablo Ángel | GOAL | 38' |
F Darius Vassell | GOAL | 29' | SUB OFF | 60' |

Substitutes |

CF Carlton Cole for Vassell 60’ | 
M Thomas Hitzlsperger for M Lee Hendrie | 74’ | 

M Mathieu Berson DEBUT | for M Gareth Barry | 84’ | 

Unused Substitutes |

GK Stefan Postma 
M Steven Davis

Team Stats |

Starting XI Average Age | 26.34 | 

Oldest Player | RB Ulises de la Cruz | 30.15 |

Youngest Player | W Peter Whittingham | 20.05 |

 On this day 22 September 2004 

Midfielder Mathieu Berson made his Villa debut aged 24 after joining from FC Nantes for £2,070,000 in July 2004.