Aston Villa

3-0

Arsenal

Scorer(s) | Stan Lynn | Gerry Hitchens | Own Goal |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2511

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 38,383

Thursday, 26 December 1957

Position:

19th (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2511

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #25 |
League Match | #24 |
Manager Game | #209 |
Thursday, 26 December 1957

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.28 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 30.94 |

Youngest Player |
F Wally Hazelden | 16.88 |

TEAM NEWS

Jackie Sewell and Wally Hazelden replace Vic Crowe and Johnny Dixon.

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 |
W Les Smith |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Wally Hazelden |

THE OPPOSITION

Kelsey, Charlton, Evans, Dodgin, Bloomfield, Bowen, Le Roux, Herd, Holton, Nutt, Groves. Manager: Jack Crayston.

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 only the second time in eight to make it seven wins, four draws and thirteen defeats in twenty four division one games.

KEY MAN

Gerry Hitchens, scored his first goal for the club to help Villa to a second win in eight, Thursday, 26 December 1957.

MATCH REPORT