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Game #2810

Aston Villa

Won

4th Round

Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

Wednesday, 4 November 1964

League Cup

Reading

Villa Park

Attendance: 7,964

Aston Villa

3-1

Reading

Assist(s) | Harry Burrows | 22' | 2-0 | Ron Wylie | 3-0 |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa see off third division side Reading in the League Cup to progress to the fourth round.

KEY MAN

Tony Hateley, scored a brace to help see off third division Reading in the League Cup, Wednesday, 4 November 1964.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 4 November 1964

⚽ | 22' Goal, 1-0, Tony Hateley, Assist by Harry Burrows
⚽ | Goal, 2-0, Tony Hateley, Assist by Harry Burrows
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 2-0 Reading
🥅 | 50' Goal, 2-1, (Reading), Doug Webb
⚽ | Goal, 3-1, Harry Burrows, Assist by Ron Wylie
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 3-1 Reading

ON THIS DAY

Dick Taylor's Villa record consecutive wins as they beat division three side Reading in the League Cup fourth round.

Aston Villa

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

Reading

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Reading

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1964-65 |
Matchday | #18 |
Manager Game | #18 |
Wednesday, 4 November 1964

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: 🟩 2-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 3-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟩 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 18 | 🟩 | 6 🟨 2 🟥 10 | 1.11

Villa Career Form:

Bottom 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Reading

None

TEAM NEWS

Dave Pountney and Harry Burrows replace Alan Deakin and Johnny MacLeod.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.64 |

Oldest Player |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 35.65 |

Youngest Player |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 20.70 |

MANAGER

Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK John Gavan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Gordon Lee | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Dave Pountney | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mike Tindall | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Harry Burrows | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 | 🔥 | ⚽ |
W Jimmy MacEwan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
F Ron Wylie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🔥 |
F Phil Woosnam | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
CF Tony Hateley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Roy Bentley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Reading

GK Arthur Wilkie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Colin Meldrum | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
FB Mike Travers | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
WH Ralph Norton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
WH Johnny Walker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CH Dick Spiers | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
IF Peter Kerr | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
IF Peter Shreeves | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
IF Doug Webb | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F David Grant | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Pat Terry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 1 |
M Alan Deakin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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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