Luton Town

3-0

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

Game #2517

Division One

Kenilworth Road

Attendance: 16,619

Saturday, 18 January 1958

Position:

17th (-1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2517

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #31 |
League Match | #27 |
Manager Game | #215 |
Saturday, 18 January 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-3 |
Last 5 Games | DDWLL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.23 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.01 |

Youngest Player |
M Stan Crowther | 22.39 |

TEAM NEWS

Trevor Birch and Tommy Southren replace Pat Saward 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 |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Stan Crowther |
M Trevor Birch |
M Vic Crowe |
W Tommy Southren |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Billy Myerscough |

THE OPPOSITION

Baynham, Hawkes, Dunne, Pearce, Owen, Morton, Groves, Adam (ex) (g), Turner (g), McLeod (g), Brown. Managers: Dally Duncan, Jack Crompton

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 to end a run of three successive League games to make it nine wins, four draws and fourteen defeats in twenty seven division one games.

Meanwhile, centre back George Ashfield made his final appearance for Villa aged 23 before moving on to Chester in February 1959.

Ashfield played for Villa between 1955-56 and 1957-58 making 10 appearances.

KEY MAN

MATCH REPORT