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Game #2640

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 26 April 1961

Drew

Semi Final

DWLLD

League Cup Semi Final

Attendance: 24,000

Burnley

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-2

Burnley

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Gerry Hitchens, scored as Villa and Burnley can't be separated in the second leg of the League Cup semi final, Wednesday, 26 April 1961.

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Wednesday, 26 April 1961

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's play their eleventh game in thirty three days as they face off against high-flying top flight outfit Burnley in the second leg of the inaugural League Cup semi final but the two sides still cannot be split necessitating a replay in this already most of congested seasons.

Aston Villa

Burnley

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

Previous 5 vs. Burnley: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1960-61 |
Matchday | #55 |
Manager Game | #130 |
Wednesday, 26 April 1961

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
AET Result | Drew |
AET Score | 2-2 |
Aggregate Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Burnley

All the matches refereed by:

TEAM NEWS

Stan Lynn and Ron Wylie replace John Neal and Alfie Hale.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.10 |

Oldest Player |
FB Stan Lynn | 32.88 |

Youngest Player |
M Alan Deakin | 19.42 |

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 Gordon Lee |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Alan Deakin |
M Vic Crowe |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
W Harry Burrows |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Ron Wylie |
F Bobby Thomson |

Burnley

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

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