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Game #2791

Aston Villa

11-12-18, 34 PTS

Lost

17th (-1)

Saturday, 11 April 1964

Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥

Division One

Ipswich Town

Portman Road

7-7-26, 21 PTS

Attendance: 11,660

Ipswich Town

4-3

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa contrive to lose to shortly to be relegate Ipswich, a side who had conceded 115 goals. Villa's season was petering out.

KEY MAN

Dave Pountney, scored a brace as Villa score three away for the second time in three games but lose successive matches under Joe Mercer, Saturday, 11 April 1964.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 11 April 1964

🥅 | 21' Goal, 0-1, (Ipswich Town), Joe Broadfoot
⚽ | 32' Goal, 1-1, Dave Pountney
🕒 | HT Ipswich Town 1-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 61' Goal, 2-1, Ron Wylie
🥅 | 69' Goal, 2-2, (Ipswich Town), Gerry Baker
🥅 | 76' Goal, 2-3, (Ipswich Town), Joe Broadfoot
⚽ | 82' Goal, 3-3, Dave Pountney
🥅 | 89' Goal, 3-4, (Ipswich Town), Billy Baxter
🕒 | FT Ipswich Town 4-3 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Joe Mercer's Villa score three away from home and fail to win for the second time in three as they lose a second successive game to make it eleven wins, twelve draws and eighteen defeats in forty one League games under Mercer.

Meanwhile, winger Tommy Ewing made his final appearance for Villa aged 26 before moving on to Patrick Thistle in July 1964. Ewing played for Villa between 1961-62 and 1963-64 making 45 appearances and scoring 6 goals.

Aston Villa

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

Ipswich Town

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Ipswich Town

Previous 5 vs. Ipswich: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟨

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1963-64 |
Matchday | #45 |
League Match | #41 |
Manager Game | #281 |
Saturday, 11 April 1964

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Ellesmere Port, 1958-1964
Referee: R. Harper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1962-1966
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score:
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
FT Score: 🟥 3-4
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟥

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 278 | 🟩 | 119 🟨 62 🟥 97 | 1.51

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: R. Harper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1962-1966
Matches Officiated: 2
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 1
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟩
Last Match: 🟩 25 Aug 1962, Villa 2-0 Manchester City, Maine Road
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Ipswich Town

None

TEAM NEWS

Mick Wright, Jimmy MacEwan and Tommy Ewing replace Cammie Fraser, Lew Chatterley and Alan Baker.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.93 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 35.08 |

Youngest Player |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 17.56 |

MANAGER

Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Bob Wilson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Mike Tindall | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Stan Horne | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Dave Pountney | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Harry Burrows | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Tommy Ewing | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🔴 |
F Ron Wylie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Jackie Milburn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Ipswich Town

GK Jim Thorburn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
RB Joe Davin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CB George Dougan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CB Jack Bolton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
D John Compton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Billy Baxter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
W Joe Broadfoot | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |
W Jimmy Leadbetter | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Roy Stephenson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Doug Moran | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Gerry Baker | 🇺🇸 | ⚽ |

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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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Ipswich XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 2 |
GK Geoff Sidebottom | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Tony Hateley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

🔴 W Tommy Ewing | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 1962-64 | 🕒 45 | ⚽ 6 | 🔥 12 | #492 |

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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