Game #2662

1960-61

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Position:

4th Round

FA Cup 4th Round Replay

Peterborough United

Villa Park

Attendance: 64,531

Wednesday, 1 February 1961

Aston Villa

2-1

Peterborough United

Scorer(s) | Peter McParland | Peter McParland |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #2662

Season | 1960-61 |
Matchday | #35 |
Manager Game | #110 |
Wednesday, 1 February 1961

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | DWDDW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

MATCH INCIDENTS

Villa

Peterborough United

🟨 | Booking
🟥 | Sending off
💥+ | Incidents e.g. penalty awarded

💥- | Incidents e.g. penalty conceded, goal disallowed

💥 | Incidents e.g. refused clear pen

🆘 | Notably poor refereeing performance    

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 27.22 |

Oldest Player |
FB Stan Lynn | 32.65 |

Youngest Player |
GK Fred Potter | 20.19 |

TEAM NEWS

Joe Mercer names an unchanged line up.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Joe Mercer

STAFF

STARTING LINE UP

GK Fred Potter |
FB Stan Lynn |
FB John Neal |
CB Jimmy Dugdale |
M Vic Crowe |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
F Peter McParland |
F Gerry Hitchens |
F Ron Wylie |
F Bobby Thomson |
F Alan O’Neill |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa see off fourth division Peterborough in the FA Cup third round replay to make it just three defeats in twenty one.

Meanwhile, goalkeeper Fred Potter made his sixth and final appearance for Villa aged 20 before moving on to Doncaster Rovers in July 1962.

Peter McParland, scored a brace to beat fourth division Peterborough at the second attempt, Wednesday, 1 February 1961.

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MATCH TIMELINE

MANAGER WATCH

POSITION

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MATCH PROGRAMME

MATCH PROGRAMME

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QUOTES

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