Aston Villa

3-2

Manchester United

Scorer(s) | Billy Myerscough | Jackie Sewell | Gerry Hitchens |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2525

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 16,631

Monday, 31 March 1958

Position:

16th (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2525

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #39 |
Manager Game | #35 |
Manager Game | #223 |
Monday, 31 March 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WWLLW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.59 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.20 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.49 |

TEAM NEWS

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

THE OPPOSITION

Gregg, Brennan, Foulkes, Cope, Crowther (ex), Goodwin, Harrop, Charlton, Dawson (g), Webster (g), Pearson. Manager: Matt Busby.

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 for the first time in three after successive losses to make it twelve wins, five draws and eighteen defeats in thirty five division one games.

KEY MAN

Jackie Sewell, scored for the second successive game to help Villa to a first win in three, Monday, 31 March 1958.

MATCH REPORT