Aston Villa

5-2

Sunderland

Scorer(s) | Billy Myerscough | Stan Lynn (pen) | Stan Lynn (pen) | Stan Lynn | Jackie Sewell |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2515

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 22,645

Saturday, 11 January 1958

Position:

16th (+2)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2515

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #29 |
League Match | #26 |
Manager Game | #213 |
Saturday, 11 January 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.99 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 30.99 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.28 |

TEAM NEWS

George Ashfield and Billy Myerscough replace Peter Aldis and Wally Hazelden.

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 Pat Saward |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Billy Myerscough |

THE OPPOSITION

Fraser, McDonald, Hurley, Bingham, Reed, Aitken, Fogarty, Grainger (g), Elliott, Fleming (g), Revie

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 three successive League games for the first time this season to make it nine wins, four draws and thirteen defeats in twenty six division one games.

KEY MAN

Stan Lynn, scored a hat-trick, including two from the spot to earn Villa a third consecutive League win, Saturday, 11 January 1958.

MATCH REPORT