Aston Villa

1-2

Manchester City

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2509

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 24,767

Saturday, 14 December 1957

Position:

18th (-1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2509

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #23 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #207 |
Saturday, 14 December 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | DLDWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.03 |

Oldest Player |
FB Peter Aldis | 30.70 |

Youngest Player |
F Wally Hazelden | 16.84 |

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up for the first time since September.

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 |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Stan Crowther |
M Pat Saward |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
F Wally Hazelden |
F Peter McParland |
CF Derek Pace |

OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa;

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off

Trautmann, Leivers, Ewing, Sear, Barnes, Barlow, Warhurst, Hayes (g), Fagan, McAdams, Johnstone. Manager: Les McDowall.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa follow up their biggest win of the season with a first defeat in three to make it six wins, four draws and twelve defeats in twenty two division one games this season.

Meanwhile, centre forward Derek Pace made his final appearance for Villa aged 25 before moving on to Sheffield United later this month.

Pace played for Villa between 1950-51 and 1957-58 making 107 appearances and scoring 42 goals.

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored but Villa lose for a twelfth time in twenty two League games, Saturday, 14 December 1957.

MATCH REPORT