Aston Villa

3-0

Burnley

Scorers | Peter McParland | Peter McParland | Stan Lynn (pen) |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2522

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 25,679

Saturday, 8 March 1958

Position:

15th (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2522

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #36 |
League Match | #32 |
Manager Game | #220 |
Saturday, 8 March 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.81 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.14 |

Youngest Player |
F Wally Hazelden | 17.07 |

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up for the first time since December.

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

THE OPPOSITION

McDonald, Winton (ex), Angus, Adamson, Shannon, Pilkington, Miller, Newlands, White, Cheesebrough, Pointer. Manager: Harry Potts.

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 successive games for the first time since December six to make it eleven wins, five draws and sixteen defeats in thirty two division one games. Despite the lack of wins, Houghton's team have now delivered seven of their eleven with strong scorelines of 5-1, 4-3, 5-2, 3-0, 5-2, 4-2 and 3-0.

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored a brace to earn Villa a second successive win for the first time since December, Saturday, 8 March 1958.

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