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Game #2590

Aston Villa

Saturday, 3 September 1960

Won

9th (+5)

WLLWW

Division One

Attendance: 32,864

Everton

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-2

Everton

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Gerry Hitchens, scored a brace to make it seven goals in five as Villa record successive top flight wins for the first time since March 1959, Saturday, 3 September 1960.

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Saturday, 3 September 1960

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa make it successive League wins in the top flight for the first time this season and the first time since March 1959. As a result Villa make it three wins, all at home, and two defeats, both away, on their return to the top flight with thirteen goals scored and fifteen conceded. Villa's latest win is just their thirteenth in thirty three top flight games under Mercer.

Aston Villa

Everton

FIXTURE HISTORY

Everton

Previous 5 vs. Everton: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1960-61 |
Matchday | #5 |
League Match | #5 |
Manager Game | #80 |
Saturday, 3 September 1960

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Everton

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Joe Mercer names an unchanged line up and has now played the same team for the fourth time in five games.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 28.49 |

Oldest Player |
FB Stan Lynn | 32.23 |

Youngest Player |
F Bobby Thomson | 23.47 |

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 Stan Lynn |
FB John Neal |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
M Pat Saward |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
F Bobby Thomson |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Peter McParland |
F Ron Wylie |

Everton

Dunlop, Parker, Labone, Gabriel, Jones, Collins, Harris B, Ring, Temple (g), Harris J, Vernon (g). Manager: Johnny Carey.

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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