Chelsea

4-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland | Jackie Sewell |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2499

Division One

Stamford Bridge

Attendance: 40,769

Saturday, 12 October 1957

Position:

17th (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2499

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #13 |
League Match | #13 |
Manager Game | #197 |
Saturday, 12 October 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-4 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.12 |

Oldest Player |
FB Roy Pritchard | 32.45 |

Youngest Player |
M Jackie Hinchliffe | 19.37 |

TEAM NEWS

Roy Pritchard (debut), George Ashfield (debut), Roy Chapman and Peter McParland replace Peter Aldis, Jimmy Dugdale, Vic Crowe and Derek Pace.

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 Roy Pritchard |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB George Ashfield |
M Stan Crowther |
M Pat Saward |
M Jackie Hinchliffe |
F Billy Myerscough |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Roy Chapman |
F Peter McParland |

OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa;

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off

Matthews, Sillett, Tindall (g) (g), Whittaker, Mortimore, Nicholas B, Saunders, Block, Brabook, Greaves, Nicholas T (g) (g). Manager: Ted Drake.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa lose three successive games and have now conceded twelve goals in the last three matches to make it three wins, two draws and eight defeats in thirteen division one games this season.

Meanwhile, Jackie Hinchliffe made his second and final appearance for Villa aged 19 before moving to Workington in June 1958; whilst full back Roy Pritchard made his final Villa appearance aged 43 before moving to Notts County in November 1958.

Pritchard played for Villa between 1955-56 and 1957-58 making three appearances.

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored but Villa lose for a third successive game for the first time this season, Saturday, 12 October 1957.

MATCH REPORT