Birmingham City

3-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2487

Division One

St Andrew's

Attendance: 50,780

Saturday, 24 August 1957

Position:

19th

AT A GLANCE

Game #2487

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #185 |
Saturday, 24 August 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.90 |

Oldest Player |
F Johnny Dixon | 33.73 |

Youngest Player |
M Stan Crowther | 21.99 |

TEAM NEWS

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

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

OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa;

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off

Schofield, Green, Hall, Neal, Watts, Murphy (g), Smith, Brown (g), Govan, Kinsey (g), Astall. Manager: Arthur Turner

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa open the season with a disappointing defeat at neighbours Birmingham.

KEY MAN

MATCH REPORT