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Game #2417

Aston Villa

Monday, 7 January 1957

Won

3rd Round

WLDDW

FA Cup 3rd Round Replay

Attendance: 28,356

Luton Town

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-0

Luton Town

Assist(s) | Les Smith | 60' | Jackie Sewell | 82' |

KEY MAN

Johnny Dixon, scored a brace as Villa overcome Luton to reach the FA Cup 4th round, Monday, 7 January 1957.

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Monday, 7 January 1957

HT Aston Villa 0-0 Luton Town
60โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Johnny Dixon, Assist by Les Smith
82โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Johnny Dixon, Assist by Jackie Sewell
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Luton Town

ON THIS DAY

Villa see off Luton at the second attempt to progress to the 4th round of the FA Cup.

Aston Villa

Luton Town

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: โŒ

FIXTURE HISTORY

Luton Town

Previous 5 vs. Luton: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1956-57 |
Matchday | #24 |
Manager Game | #157 |
Monday, 7 January 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLDDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Eric Houghton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 157 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 55 ๐ŸŸจ 43 ๐ŸŸฅ 59 | 1.32

Career Form:

Mid Table

Eric Houghton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Luton Town

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

Eric Houghton | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Stan Crowther |
M Pat Saward |
W Les Smith |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Johnny Dixon |
CF Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

Luton Town

Streten, Dunne, McNally, Pearce, Kelly, Shanks, Cullen, Turner, McLeod, Morton, Davies.

Manager: Dally Duncan.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

โ€‹

โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

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