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Game #2507

Aston Villa

4-3-10, 11 PTS

Lost

21st (-)

Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

Saturday, 8 November 1958

Division One

Everton

Villa Park

6-2-8, 14 PTS

Attendance: 27,649

Aston Villa

2-4

Everton

Assist(s) | Vic Crowe | 70' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa, effectively shorn of a goalkeeper from the 23rd minute fall to Everton despite a plucky fightback in the second half. To make matters worse Myerscough plays with injury for the majority of the game.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 8 November 1958

🥅 | 10' Goal, 0-1, (Everton, pen), Tommy Jones
🥅 | 16' Goal, 0-2, (Everton), Eddie Thomas
💥 | 23' Player leaves field of play with injury, Nigel Sims, Chest muscle pull
💥 | 23' Peter McParland takes over goalkeeping duties
💥 | 30' Player injured on field of play, Billy Myerscough
💥 | 30' Player returns to field of play with injury, Nigel Sims, plays as centre forward
🥅 | 42' Goal, 0-3, (Everton, pen), Tommy Jones
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-3 Everton
💥 | 46' Nigel Sims, injured, returns as goalkeeper
⚽ | 70' Goal, 1-3, Jackie Sewell, Assist by Vic Crowe
⚽ | 74' Goal, 2-3, Gerry Hitchens
🥅 | 80' Goal, 2-4, (Everton), Eddie O'Hara
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-4 Everton

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa lose for the second successive game and for the tenth time in fifteen to make it four wins, three draws and ten defeats in seventeen division one games so far this season.

Aston Villa

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1956-57

Everton

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1938-39

FIXTURE HISTORY

Everton

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Season | 1958-59 |
Matchday | #17 |
League Match | #17 |
Manager Game | #247 |
Saturday, 8 November 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Billingborough, 1953-1958
Referee: Aubrey Moore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Lowestoft, -1962
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-3
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
FT Score: 🟥 2-4
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 247 | 🟩 | 87 🟨 65 🟥 95 | 1.32

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Aubrey Moore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Lowestoft, -1962
Previous 5:
Last Match:
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Everton

None

TEAM NEWS

Les Smith replaces Ken Barrett.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.24 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 31.81 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 24.10 |

MANAGER

Eric Houghton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🚑 |
FB John Sharples | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Stan Lynn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Gordon Lee | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Jimmy Dugdale | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | 🔥 |
W Les Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Peter McParland | 🇬🇧 |
F Jackie Sewell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Billy Myerscough | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🚑 |
F Gerry Hitchens | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Johnny Carey | 🇮🇪 |

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Everton

GK Albert Dunlop | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Alex Parker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CB Tommy Jones | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |
LB John Bramwell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M John King | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Brian Harris | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Eddie O’Hara | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Bobby Collins | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
F Eddie Thomas | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
CF Jimmy Harris | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Dave Hickson (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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Villa XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

SQUAD STATS

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Everton XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 1 |
FB Peter Aldis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Half


M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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