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Game #2525

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 3 March 1959

Won

Quarter Final

WWLDW

FA Cup Quarter Final Replay

Attendance: 39,066

Burnley

Turf Moor

Burnley

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Peter McParland, scored a brace to help Villa reach the FA Cup semi finals in an otherwise troubled season, Tuesday, 3 March 1959.

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Tuesday, 3 March 1959

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa beat high-flying Burnley at the second attempt as they win in the FA Cup quarter final replay at Turf Moor and in so doing make a mockery of their appalling League form this season.

Aston Villa

Burnley

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

Previous 5 vs. Burnley: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1958-59 |
Matchday | #35 |
Manager Game | #15 |
Tuesday, 3 March 1959

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLDW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Burnley

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Les Smith replaces Billy Myerscough.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 28.79 |

Oldest Player |
F Johnny Dixon | 35.25 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 24.42 |

Joe Mercer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Joe Mercer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB Peter Aldis |
FB Doug Winton |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
W Les Smith |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Johnny Dixon |
F Ron Wylie |

Burnley

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

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