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Game #2624

Aston Villa

Saturday, 18 February 1961

Lost

5th Round

WDWLL

FA Cup 5th Round

Attendance: 69,672

Tottenham Hotspur

Villa Park

Aston Villa

0-2

Tottenham Hotspur

Assist(s) | None

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Saturday, 18 February 1961

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa lose successive games for the first time since December as they are beaten by Tottenham in consecutive matches to be knocked out of the FA Cup and in so doing lose their fourth game at home this season.

Aston Villa

Tottenham Hotspur

FIXTURE HISTORY

Tottenham Hotspur

Previous 5 vs. Spurs: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1960-61 |
Matchday | #39 |
Manager Game | #114 |
Saturday, 18 February 1961

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | WDWLL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Tottenham Hotspur

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Geoff Sidebottom (debut) and Ron Wylie replace Nigel Sims and Alan Deakin

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.62 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 32.69 |

Youngest Player |
F Alan Oโ€™Neill | 23.28 |

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 Geoff Sidebottom |
FB John Neal |
FB Stan Lynn |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Bobby Thomson |
F Alan Oโ€™Neill |
F Ron Wylie |

Tottenham Hotspur

Brown, Norman, Mackay, Baker, Henry, Blanchflower (ex), Dyson, Allen, Smith, Jones (g), White

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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