Aston Villa

2-1

Portsmouth

Scorer(s) | Derek Pace | Tommy Southren |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2503

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 28,773

Saturday, 2 November 1957

Position:

16th (-3)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2503

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #17 |
League Match | #16 |
Manager Game | #201 |
Saturday, 2 November 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.13 |

Oldest Player |
W Tommy Southren | 30.28 |

Youngest Player |
W Ken Roberts | 21.62 |

TEAM NEWS

George Ashfield, Tommy Southren and Ken Roberts replace Peter Aldis, Billy Myerscough and Roy Chapman.

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 |
CB George Ashfield |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Stan Crowther |
M Pat Saward |
W Ken Roberts |
W Tommy Southren |
W Les Smith |
F Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

THE OPPOSITION

Uprichard, Gunter, Rutter, Wilson, Dickinson, Albury, Harris, Stenhouse (g), Gordon, Henderson, Dougan (ex). Manager: Eddie Lever.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa win for the second time in three League games to make it five wins, two draws and nine defeats in sixteen division one games this season.

KEY MAN

Derek Pace, scored to help Villa to a second win in three League games, Saturday, 26 October 1957.

MATCH REPORT