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Game #2770

Saturday, 14 December 1963

Attendance: 14,182

Won

Division One

17th (+1)

Nottingham Forest

WLDDW

Villa Park

Aston Villa

3-0

Nottingham Forest

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Harry Burrows, scored as Villa win for the first time in four, Saturday, 14 December 1963.

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MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa win and score for the first time in four to make it eight wins, three draws and eleven defeats in twenty two League games.

Aston Villa

Nottingham Forest

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1958-59

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1963-64 |
Matchday | #24 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #260 |
Saturday, 14 December 1963

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLDDW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

CARDS

Villa

Nottingham Forest

TEAM NEWS

Joe Mercer names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 24.38 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 34.75 |

Youngest Player |
RB Mick Wright | 17.23 |

MANAGER

Joe Mercer

MANAGER

Aston Villa

GK Nigel Sims |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek |
RB Mick Wright |
M Lew Chatterley |
M Dave Pountney |
M Alan Deakin |
M Vic Crowe |
M Stan Horne |
W Jimmy MacEwan |
W Harry Burrows |
CF Tony Hateley |

Nottingham Forest

Grummitt, Wilson, Mochan, McKinlay, Quigley, Whitefoot, Newton, Pleat, Julians, Wignall, Le Flem. Manager: Johnny Carey.

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 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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