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Game #2939

Saturday, 19 August 1967

Attendance: 19,408

Lost

Division Two

Norwich City

LLLLL

Carrow Road

Villa lose in Tommy Cummings' first game in charge to make it five successive League defeats.

Norwich City

1-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None |

KEY MAN

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

33โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Norwich City), Curran
HT Norwich City 1-0 Aston Villa
FT Norwich City 1-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Cummings' first game in charge ends in defeat as Villa make it five successive defeats, no win in ten and eight losses.

Aston Villa

Norwich City

League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: โŒ
League Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1961โ€“62

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1967-68 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #1 |
Saturday, 19 August 1967

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Tommy Cummings |
Referee | Peter Bye, Bedford |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLLLL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Peter Bye

CARDS

Villa

Norwich City

TEAM NEWS

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.46 |

Oldest Player |
F Peter Broadbent | 34.28 |

Youngest Player |
M Willie Anderson | 20.58 |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Tommy Cummings

Aston Villa

GK Colin Withers |
RB Mick Wright |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek |
LB Charlie Aitken |
M Mike Tindall |
M Lew Chatterley |
M Bobby Park |
M Willie Anderson |
W Johnny MacLeod |
F Peter Broadbent |
CF Barry Stobart |

Norwich City

Keelan (ex), Stringer, Mullett, Lucas, Brown, Bolland, Heath, Bryceland, Sheffield, Curran (g), Kenning.

Manager: Lol Morgan.

SUBSTITUTES

None

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

CF John Inglis |

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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MATCHDAY QUOTES

โ€œWe have the nucleus but we definitely need an attacker with more punch.โ€

Tommy Cummings.

*Birmingham Daily Post*
Monday, 21 August 1967