Aston Villa

1-1

Blackpool

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2518

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 47,499

Saturday, 1 February 1958

Position:

16th (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2518

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #28 |
Manager Game | #216 |
Saturday, 1 February 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLD |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.13 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.04 |

Youngest Player |
F Wally Hazelden | 16.98 |

TEAM NEWS

Les Jones (debut), Pat Saward, Les Smith and Wally Hazelden replace George Ashfield, Trevor Birch, Tommy Southren and Billy Myerscough.

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 Les Jones |
FB Stan Lynn |
M Stan Crowther |
M Pat Saward |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Wally Hazelden |

THE OPPOSITION

Farm, Wright, Kelly, Gratrix, Garrett, Kelly, Matthews, Durie, Taylor (g), Perry, Charnley. Manager: Joe Smith.

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 are held by Blackpool at Villa Park to make it nine wins, five draws and fourteen defeats in twenty eight division one games.

Meanwhile, full back Les Jones made his Villa debut aged 28 after moving from Luton Town in January 1958

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored to earn Villa a draw with Blackpool, Saturday, 1 February 1958.

MATCH REPORT