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Game #2717

Aston Villa

Won

Quarter Final

Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

Monday, 3 December 1962

League Cup

Norwich City

Villa Park

Attendance: 13,826

Aston Villa

4-1

Norwich City

Assist(s) | Derek Dougan | 64' | Harry Burrows | 85' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa, with 13 goals in four games, sweep aside League Cup Holders Norwich to set up a semi final with Sunderland.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 3 December 1962

🥅 | 15' Goal, 0-1, (Norwich City), Tommy Bryceland
⚽ | 38' Goal, 1-1, Bobby Thomson
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Norwich City
⚽ | 64' Goal, 2-1, Bobby Thomson, Assist by Derek Dougan
⚽ | 70' Goal, 3-1, Jimmy MacEwan
⚽ | 85' Goal, 4-1, Derek Dougan, Assist by Harry Burrows
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 4-1 Norwich City

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa ease through to the League Cup semi final for the second time in three seasons and make it six unbeaten and four wins as they see off the challenge of second division Norwich at Villa Park.

Aston Villa

League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1960-61

Norwich City

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1961–62

FIXTURE HISTORY

Norwich City

Previous 5 vs. Norwich: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1962-63 |
Matchday | #24 |
Manager Game | #207 |
Monday, 3 December 1962

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Ellesmere Port, 1958-1964
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: 🟨 1-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 4-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 204 | 🟩 | 100 🟨 42 🟥 62 | 1.68

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Norwich City

None

TEAM NEWS

Alan Baker replaces Phil Woosnam.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.93 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 33.72 |

Youngest Player |
F Alan Baker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 18.46 |

MANAGER

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Geoff Sidebottom | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Cammie Fraser | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
M Alan Deakin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Harry Burrows | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Derek Dougan | 🇬🇧 | 🔥 | ⚽ |
F Bobby Thomson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |
F Alan Baker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

MANAGER

Ron Ashman | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | (Caretaker)

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Norwich City

GK Sandy Kennon | 🇿🇦 |
LB Joe Mullett | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
D Phil Kelly | 🇮🇪 |
RB Bryan Thurlow | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ollie Burton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
M Ron Ashman | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Dick Scott | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Jimmy Oliver | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Bill Punton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Tommy Bryceland | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
CF Terry Allcock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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Villa XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

SQUAD STATS

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Norwich XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 9/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Cup Tied | 1 |
F Phil Woosnam | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

UNAVAILABLE

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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