Aston Villa

2-1

Newcastle United

Scorer(s) | Ken Barrett | Ken Barrett |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #2543

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 29,801

Saturday, 4 October 1958

Position:

22nd (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #2543

Season | 1958-59 |
Matchday | #11 |
League Match | #11 |
Manager Game | #241 |
Saturday, 4 October 1958

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Eric Houghton |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLDWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.10 |

Oldest Player |
F Jackie Sewell | 31.72 |

Youngest Player |
W Ken Barrett | 20.43 |

TEAM NEWS

Eric Houghton hands Ken Barrett his debut in place of Peter McParland.

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 John Sharples |
FB Stan Lynn |
FB Gordon Lee |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Pat Saward |
W Les Smith |
W Ken Barrett |
F Billy Myerscough |
F Jackie Sewell |
F Gerry Hitchens |

OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa;

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off

Harvey, McKinney, Ferguson, Stokoe, Bell, Scoular, Mitchell, Hughes, Bottom, White (g), Davies. Manager: Charlie Mitten.

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Eric Houghton's Villa reverse the form book as they win successive games having lost their previous six to make it three wins, two draws and six defeats in eleven division one games so far this season.

Meanwhile, winger Ken Barrett made a goalscoring debut for Villa aged 20 - scoring twice - after moving from Stoke Works in January 1957.

KEY MAN

Ken Barrett, scored a brace on debut after six consecutive losses, Saturday, 4 October 1958.

MATCH REPORT