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Game #2420

Aston Villa

Saturday, 26 January 1957

Won

4th Round

DWWLW

FA Cup 4th Round

Attendance: 42,396

Middlesbrough

Ayresome Park

Middlesbrough

2-3

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Pat Saward | 38' | 53' | Derek Pace | 72' |

KEY MAN

Johnny Dixon, scored the winner to send Villa through to the FA Cup 5th round, Saturday, 26 January 1957.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 26 January 1957

26โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Middlesbrough), Brian Clough
38โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Derek Pace, Assist by Pat Saward
40โ€™ Goal, 1-2, (Middlesbrough), Harris
HT Middlesbrough 2-1 Aston Villa
53โ€™ Goal, 2-2, Les Smith, Assist by Pat Saward
72โ€™ Goal, 3-2, Johnny Dixon, Assist by Derek Pace
FT Middlesbrough 2-3 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa see off a spirited second division Middlesbrough to reach the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Aston Villa

Middlesbrough

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Middlesbrough

Previous 5 vs. Middlesbrough: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1956-57 |
Matchday | #27 |
Manager Game | #160 |
Saturday, 26 January 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

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

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 160 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 57 ๐ŸŸจ 43 ๐ŸŸฅ 60 | 1.34

Career Form:

Mid Table

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

MATCH OFFICIALS

Cards:

Villa

Middlesbrough

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Nigel Sims replaces Ken Jones.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

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

Bob Dennison | 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 |
W Tommy Southren |
CF Derek Pace |

Middlesbrough

Taylor, Barnard. Stonehouse, Harris (g), Robinson, Dicks, Delapenha, Scott, Clough (g), Fitzsimons, Burbeck.

Manager: Bob Dennison.

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:

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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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