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Game #2945

Aston Villa

2-0-5, 4 PTS

Won

17th (+3)

Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩

Saturday, 9 September 1967

Division Two

Preston North End

Villa Park

2-2-2, 6 PTS

Attendance: 13,285

Aston Villa

1-0

Preston North End

Assist(s) | Mick Wright | 29' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win for the second time in seven games under Tommy Cummings thanks to a first half Bobby Park strike that's sends Villa joint 17th in the table.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 9 September 1967

⚽ | 29’ Goal, 1-0, Bobby Park, Assist by Mick Wright
🕔 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Preston North End
🔁 | 51’ Sub off, Tommy Mitchinson, Sub on, Keith Bradley
🕔 | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Preston North End

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Cummings' Villa win for the second time under his stewardship to make it two wins in sixteen games, losing twelve and have recorded a two wins and five defeats so far this season.

Aston Villa

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

Preston North End

League Champions: 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: 1937–38

FIXTURE HISTORY

Preston North End

Previous 5 vs. Preston: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1967-68 |
Matchday | #7 |
League Match | #7 |
Manager Game | #7 |
Saturday, 9 September 1967

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sunderland, 1967-1968
Referee: Peter Walters | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Somerset, 1965-1976
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 1-0
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟥 🟥 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 7 | 🟩 | 2 🟨 | 0 🟥 5 | 0.86

Villa Career Form:

Relegation

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Peter Walters | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Somerset, 1965-1976
Matches Officiated: 3
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 1
🟥 : 1
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟨 🟥
Last Match: 🟥 13 May 1967, Villa 2-6 Southampton, The Dell.
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Preston North End

None

TEAM NEWS

Bobby Park and Tony Scott replace Johnny MacLeod and Dave Roberts.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 24.35 |

Oldest Player |
CF Barry Stobart | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 29.28 |

Youngest Player |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 20.64 |

MANAGER

Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Colin Withers | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
CB John Sleeuwenhoek | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Lew Chatterley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Tommy Mitchinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |
M Bobby Park | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
M Alan Deakin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Tony Scott | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Barry Stobart | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

MANAGER

Harry Potts | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Preston North End

GK Alan Kelly | 🇮🇪 |
RB George Ross | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
D Jim Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
LB John Ritchie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Jimmy McNab | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CH Tony Singleton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Alan Spavin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Archie Gemmill | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Ernie Hannigan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
IF Brian Godfrey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
F Brian Greenhalgh | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | RB Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for M Tommy Mitchinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 51' |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | F Brian Greenhalgh | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | (M George Lyall | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |)

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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None

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 12/12

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/12

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 2 |
F John Woodward | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Peter Broadbent | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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