Aston Villa

2-0

Leeds United

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland | Jackie Sewell |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2488

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 25,693

Monday, 26 August 1957

Position:

13th (+6)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2488

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #186 |
Monday, 26 August 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.90 |

Oldest Player |
F Johnny Dixon | 33.73 |

Youngest Player |
M Stan Crowther | 21.99 |

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up.

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

Wood, Charlton, Dunn, Hair, Kerfoot, Gibson, Forrest, Overfield, Meek, O’Brien, Baird. Manager: Raich Carter

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa secure their first win of the season as they beat a Leeds side at Villa Park who had finished two places above Villa in 1956-57.

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored his first goal of the season as Villa deliver their first win, Monday, 26 August 1957.

MATCH REPORT