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Game #2778

Aston Villa

9-5-14, 23 PTS

Lost

17th (-)

Saturday, 25 January 1964

Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

Division One

Tottenham Hotspur

White Hart Lane

17-5-5, 39 PTS

Attendance: 35,877

Tottenham Hotspur

3-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa lose successive games, this time against top of the table Tottentham to remain 17th in the table after 28 games having played at least a game more than all those around them.

KEY MAN

Harry Burrows, scored but Villa lose for the second successive game, Saturday, 25 January 1964.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 25 January 1964

🥅 | 16' Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Derek Possee
🥅 | 25' Goal, 0-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), Terry Dyson
🕒 | HT Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 62' Goal, 0-3, (Tottenham Hotspur), Jimmy Greaves
⚽ | 82' Goal, 1-3, Harry Burrows (pen)
🕒 | FT Tottenham Hotspur 3-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa lose for the second consecutive game to make it nine wins, five draws and fourteen defeats in twenty eight League games.

Aston Villa

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

Tottenham Hotspur

UEFA Cup Winners Cup: 🏆
League Champions: 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: 1962-63

FIXTURE HISTORY

Tottenham Hotspur

Previous 5 vs. Spurs: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1963-64 |
Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #28 |
Manager Game | #268 |
Saturday, 25 January 1964

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Ellesmere Port, 1958-1964
Referee: Rex Spittle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Norfolk, 1962-1970
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score:
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
FT Score: 🟥 1-3
Last 5: 🟨 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟥

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 265 | 🟩 | 117 🟨 55 🟥 93 | 1.53

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Rex Spittle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Norfolk, 1962-1970
Matches Officiated: 1
🟩 : 0
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 1
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: None
Last Match: None
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Tottenham Hotspur

None

TEAM NEWS

Geoff Sidebottom, Ron Wylie and Jimmy MacEwan replace Nigel Sims, Cammie Fraser and Mike Tindall.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 24.96 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 34.87 |

Youngest Player |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 17.35 |

MANAGER

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Geoff Sidebottom | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Alan Deakin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Dave Pountney | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
F Phil Woosnam | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
W Harry Burrows | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Ron Wylie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Tony Hateley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

MANAGER

Bill Nicholson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Tottenham Hotspur

GK John Hollowbread | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Mel Hopkins | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CB Phil Beal | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Maurice Norman | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Peter Baker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Tony Marchi | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Derek Possee | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
M John White | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Terry Dyson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Les Allen | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Jimmy Greaves | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

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

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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None

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