Bolton Wanderers

4-0

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

Game #2526

Division One

Burnden Park

Attendance: 19,026

Friday, 4 April 1958

Position:

19th (-3)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2526

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #40 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #224 |
Friday, 4 April 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-4 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.60 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.21 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.50 |

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton names an unchanged line up.

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

Dean, Banks, Higgins, Hartle, Hennin (g) (g) (g), Gubbins, Stanley, Edwards, Stevens (g), Birch, Holden. Manager: Bill Ridding.

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 for the third time in four matches to make it twelve wins, five draws and nineteen defeats in thirty six division one games.

Meanwhile, full back Les Jones made his fifth and final appearance for Villa aged 28 before moving on to Worcester City in July 1959.

KEY MAN

Les Jones, made his final appearance, Friday, 4 April 1958.

MATCH REPORT