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Game #2478

Aston Villa

Saturday, 22 February 1958

Lost

17th (+1)

LLDLL

Division One

Attendance: 20,358

Chelsea

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-3

Chelsea

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored but Villa lose for the sixteenth time in thirty League games, Saturday, 22 February 1958.

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Saturday, 22 February 1958

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa lose a second successive game to make it nine wins, five draws and sixteen defeats in thirty division one games - a 30% win rate and 53% loss rate with three quarters of the season played.

Aston Villa

Chelsea

FIXTURE HISTORY

Chelsea

Previous 5 vs. Chelsea: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #34 |
League Match | #30 |
Manager Game | #218 |
Saturday, 22 February 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Chelsea

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Dugdale replaces Stan Crowther.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.75 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.10 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.39 |

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

MANAGER

MANAGER

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

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB Les Jones |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Pat Saward |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
W Tommy Southren |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |

Chelsea

Matthews, Sillett, Tindall (g), McFarlane, Livingstone, Mortimore (g), Casey, Block, Brabrook (g), Greaves, Cliss. Manager: Ted Drake.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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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