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Game #2963

Aston Villa

11-2-11, 24 PTS

Won

15th (+1)

Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩

Saturday, 20 January 1968

Division Two

Charlton Athletic

Villa Park

6-8-10, 20 PTS

Attendance: 19,560

Aston Villa

4-1

Charlton Athletic

Assist(s) | Lew Chatterley | 1' | Brian Godfrey | 55' | Tommy Mitchinson | 66' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win a third consecutive League game for the second time under Tommy Cummings and collect their nineteenth point in thirteen matches to climb to a season high fourteenth in the table, ten points clear of the relegation places.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 20 January 1968

🟢 | 1’ Debut, John Dunn
⚽ | 1’ Goal, 1-0, Johnny MacLeod, Assist by Lew Chatterley, 80 seconds
🕔 | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Charlton Athletic
⚽ | 55’ Goal, 2-0, Brian Greenhalgh, Assist by Brian Godfrey
⚽ | 66’ Goal, 3-0, Brian Godfrey, Assist by Tommy Mitchinson
🔁 | 77’ Sub off, Brian Godfrey, Sub on, John Woodward
🥅 | 81’ Goal, 3-1, (Charlton Athletic), Campbell
⚽ | 84’ Goal, 4-1, John Woodward
🕔 | FT Aston Villa 4-1 Charlton Athletic

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Cummings' Villa record three successive wins for the second time this season to make it eleven wins, two draws and eleven defeats in twenty four League games so far this season. Meanwhile, goalkeeper John Dunn made his Villa debut aged 23 after moving from Torquay United earlier this month for a fee of £8,000.

Aston Villa

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

Charlton Athletic

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: 🏆
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: 1946-47

FIXTURE HISTORY

Charlton Athletic

Previous 5 vs. Charlton: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟥

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1967-68 |
Matchday | #25 |
League Match | #24 |
Manager Game | #25 |
Saturday, 20 January 1968

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sunderland, 1967-1968
Referee: Ricky Nicholson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Manchester, 1964-1972
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 4-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 25 | 🟩 | 11 🟨 | 2 🟥 12 | 1.40

Villa Career Form:

Mid Table

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Ricky Nicholson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Manchester, 1964-1972
Matches Officiated: 1
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 0
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: None
Last Match: None
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Charlton Athletic

None

TEAM NEWS

John Dunn makes his debut in place of Colin Withers.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 24.15 |

Oldest Player |
W Johnny MacLeod | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 29.18 |

Youngest Player |
F Brian Greenhalgh | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 20.93 |

MANAGER

Tommy Cummings | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK John Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟢 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Alan Deakin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lew Chatterley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Tommy Mitchinson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
M Bobby Park | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Johnny MacLeod | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Brian Godfrey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | 🔥 | ⚽ | 🔁 |
F Brian Greenhalgh | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |

MANAGER

Eddie Firmani | 🇮🇹 |

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Charlton Athletic

GK Charlie Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
RB Bob Curtis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Paul Went | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Peter Reeves | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Brian Kinsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CH Ian King | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Dennis Booth | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Alan Campbell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
M Harry Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gordon Bolland | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Keith Peacock | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | F John Woodward | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | for F Brian Godfrey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 77' |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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None

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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CB John Keirs | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 11/11

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

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Injury | 2 |
F Peter Broadbent | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
GK Colin Withers | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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

🟢 GK John Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT