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Game #2591

Wednesday, 7 September 1960

Attendance: 35,000

Drew

Division One

7th (+2)

Cardiff City

LLWWD

Ninian Park

Cardiff City

1-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Vic Crowe, scored to earn Villa a first away point of the season, Wednesday, 7 September 1960.

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa secure their first away point of the season as they are held by fellow promoted side Cardiff at Ninian Park to make it three wins, all at home, a draw and two defeats, both away, on their return to the top flight.

Aston Villa

Cardiff City

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1960-61 |
Matchday | #6 |
League Match | #6 |
Manager Game | #81 |
Wednesday, 7 September 1960

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLWWD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Cardiff City

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Adam replaces Peter McParland.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 28.77 |

Oldest Player |
FB Stan Lynn | 32.24 |

Youngest Player |
F Bobby Thomson | 23.48 |

MANAGER

Joe Mercer

MANAGER

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
FB Stan Lynn |
FB John Neal |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
M Pat Saward |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
W Jimmy Adam |
F Bobby Thomson |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Ron Wylie |

Cardiff City

Vearncombe, Milne, Malloy, Harrington, Baker, Gammon, Watkins, Walsh, Tapscott (g), Edgley, Donnelly. Manager: Bill Jones.

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

Player Abbreviations:

GK : Goalkeeper

LB, RB, FB : Left Back, Right Back, Full Back

CB, D : Centre Back, Defender

M, W : Midfielder. Winger

F, CF : Forward, Centre Forward

๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

Symbols:

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

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES