West Brom

3-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Wally Hazelden | Stan Crowther |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2504

Division One

The Hawthorns

Attendance: 41,307

Saturday, 9 November 1957

Position:

17th (-1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2504

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #18 |
League Match | #17 |
Manager Game | #202 |
Saturday, 9 November 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.14 |

Oldest Player |
W Tommy Southren | 30.30 |

Youngest Player |
F Wally Hazelden | 16.75 |

TEAM NEWS

Roy Chapman and Wally Hazelden (debut) replace Ken Roberts and Les Smith.

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 Tommy Southren |
F Wally Hazelden |
F Roy Chapman |
F Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

THE OPPOSITION

Sanders, Williams, Howe, Kennedy, Barlow, Setters, Robson (g), Horobin (g), Griffin, Allen (g), Kevan. Manager: Vic Buckingham.

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 lose for the fifth time in seven League games to make it five wins, two draws and ten defeats in seventeen division one games this season.

Meanwhile, forward Wally Hazelden made a goalscoring debut aged 16 after joining from school football in June 1956.

Whilst forward Roy Chapman made his final Villa appearance aged 23 before moving on to Lincoln City later this month.

Chapman played for Villa between 1953-54 and 1957-58 making 19 appearances and scoring 8 goals.

KEY MAN

Wally Hazelden, scored on his debut aged 16 but Villa lost for a fifth time in seven, Saturday, 9 November 1957.

MATCH REPORT