Aston Villa

1-3

Chelsea

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2520

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 20,358

Saturday, 22 February 1958

Position:

17th (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2520

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #34 |
League Match | #30 |
Manager Game | #218 |
Saturday, 22 February 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.75 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.10 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.39 |

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Dugdale replaces Stan Crowther.

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 |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Pat Saward |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
W Tommy Southren |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |

THE OPPOSITION

Matthews, Sillett, Tindall (g), McFarlane, Livingstone, Mortimore (g), Casey, Block, Brabrook (g), Greaves, Cliss. Manager: Ted Drake.

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 a second successive game to make it nine wins, five draws and sixteen defeats in thirty division one games - a 30% win rate and 53% loss rate with three quarters of the season played.

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored but Villa lose for the sixteenth time in thirty League games, Saturday, 22 February 1958.

MATCH REPORT