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Game #3017

Wednesday, 12 February 1969

Attendance: 49,986

Lost

FA Cup 5th Round

5th Round

Tottenham Hotspur

LDWWL

White Hart Lane

Villa face first division side Tottenham in the fifth round of the FA Cup and run them close in a thrilling attacking performance under Tommy Docherty.

Tottenham Hotspur

3-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded |

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

HT Tottenham Hotspur 0-0 Aston Villa
52โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur, pen), Jimmy Greaves
65โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Barrie Hole, Assist by Willie Anderson
69โ€™ Goal, 1-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), England
70โ€™ Goal, 1-3, (Tottenham Hotspur), Jimmy Greaves
Sub off, Charlie Aitken, Sub on, Keith Bradley
88โ€™ Goal, 2-3, Peter Broadbent, Assist by Dave Rudge
FT Tottenham Hotspur 3-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Tommy Docherty's Villa can't make it a hat-trick of top flight scalps as they narrowly lose to Tottenham in the fifth round of the FA Cup.

Aston Villa

Tottenham Hotspur

FIXTURE HISTORY

Tottenham Hotspur

Previous 5 vs. Spurs: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1968-69 |
Matchday | #34 |
Manager Game | #10 |
Wednesday, 12 February 1969

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Tommy Docherty | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Glasgow, 1968-1970
Referee: Rex Spittle | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Norfolk, 1962-1970
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-3 |
Last 5 Games | LDWWL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Rex Spittle | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Norfolk, 1962-1970
Previous 5:
Last Match:
Cards: None

CARDS

Villa

None

Tottenham Hotspur

None

Rex Spittle

TEAM NEWS

Fred Turnbull replaces Brian Tiler.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.32 |

Oldest Player |
F Peter Broadbent | 35.77 |

Youngest Player |
M Dave Rudge | 21.08 |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Tommy Docherty

Aston Villa

GK John Dunn |
RB Mick Wright |
CB Fred Turnbull |
D Dick Edwards |
LB Charlie Aitken |
M Barry Hole |
M Willie Anderson |
M Dave Rudge |
M Lionel Martin |
F Peter Broadbent |
F Brian Godfrey |

Tottenham Hotspur

Jennings, Beal, England (g), Knowles, Collins, Mullery, Pearce, Venables, Gilzean, Greaves (g) (g), Johnson.

Manager: Bill Nicholson.

SUBSTITUTES

D Keith Bradley for LB Charlie Aitken |

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

None

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

*Birmingham Daily Post*
Thursday, 13 February 1969