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Game #2959

Saturday, 23 December 1967

Attendance: 10,252

Won

Division Two

16th= (+1)

Rotherham United

LWDWW

Millmoor

Villa score two late breakaway goals to beat bottom side Rotherham and climb to joint 16th in the table, five points clear of the relegation places.

Rotherham United

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Charlie Aitken | 80' | 87' |

KEY MAN

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

HT Rotherham United 0-0 Aston Villa
80โ€™ Goal, 0-1, Brian Greenhalgh, Assist by Charlie Aitken
87โ€™ Goal, 0-2, Tommy Mitchinson, Assist by Charlie Aitken
FT Rotherham United 0-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Cummings' Villa win for the third time in four to make it eight wins, two draws and ten defeats in twenty League games so far this season.

Aston Villa

Rotherham United

FIXTURE HISTORY

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1967-68 |
Matchday | #21 |
League Match | #20 |
Manager Game | #21 |
Saturday, 23 December 1967

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Tommy Cummings |
Referee | Peter Bye, Bedford |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | LWDWW |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Peter Bye

CARDS

Villa

Rotherham United

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Cummings names an unchanged line up.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.67 |

Oldest Player |
GK Colin Withers | 27.78 |

Youngest Player |
F Brian Greenhalgh | 20.85 |

MANAGER

Tommy Cummings

MANAGER

Aston Villa

GK Colin Withers |
RB Mick Wright |
LB Charlie Aitken |
M Alan Deakin |
M Lew Chatterley |
M Willie Anderson |
M Tommy Mitchinson |
M Bobby Park |
F John Woodward |
F Brian Godfrey |
F Brian Greenhalgh |

Rotherham United

SUBSTITUTES

None

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

W Johnny MacLeod |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Peter Broadbent

UNAVAILABLE

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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