Aston Villa

4-0

Bolton Wanderers

Scorer(s) | Stan Lynn | Jackie Sewell | Gerry Hitchens | Own Goal |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2528

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 32,745

Tuesday, 8 April 1958

Position:

16th (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2528

Season | 1957-58 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #38 |
Manager Game | #226 |
Tuesday, 8 April 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-0 |
Last 5 Games | LWLWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.86 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.23 |

Youngest Player |
F Gerry Hitchens | 23.52 |

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 Peter Aldis |
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, Gubbins, Stanley, Deakin, Edwards, Stevens, 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 win for the third time in four matches as they win successive games to make it fourteen wins, five draws and nineteen defeats in thirty eight division one games.

KEY MAN

Gerry Hitchens, scored to help Villa to a second successive win, Tuesday, 8 April 1958.

MATCH REPORT