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Game #3017

Aston Villa

Lost

5th Round

Wednesday, 12 February 1969

Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥

FA Cup

Tottenham Hotspur

White Hart Lane

Attendance: 49,986

Tottenham Hotspur

3-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Willie Anderson | 65' | Dave Rudge | 88' |

MATCH SUMMARY

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.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 12 February 1969

🕒 | HT Tottenham Hotspur 0-0 Aston Villa
🥅 | 52’ Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur, pen), Jimmy Greaves
⚽ | 65’ Goal, 1-1, Barrie Hole, Assist by Willie Anderson
🥅 | 69’ Goal, 1-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), England
🥅 | 70’ Goal, 1-3, (Tottenham Hotspur), Jimmy Greaves
🔁 | Sub off, Charlie Aitken, Sub on, Keith Bradley
⚽ | 88’ 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

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

Tottenham Hotspur

UEFA Cup Winners Cup: 🏆
League Champions: 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: 1962-63

FIXTURE HISTORY

Tottenham Hotspur

Previous 5 vs. Spurs: 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟨 🟥

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

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | Glasgow, 1968-1970
Referee: Rex Spittle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Norfolk, 1962-1970
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
FT Score: 🟥 2-3
Last 5: 🟥 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟥

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 10 | 🟩 | 7 🟨 | 1 🟥 2 | 2.20

Villa Career Form:

Champions

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Rex Spittle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Norfolk, 1962-1970
Matches Officiated: 3
🟩 : 0
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 3
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟥 🟥
Last Match: 🟥 12 November 1966, Villa 1-5 Fulham, Craven Cottage.
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Tottenham Hotspur

None

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

Tommy Docherty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK John Dunn | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Fred Turnbull | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Dick Edwards | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🔁 |
M Barrie Hole | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | ⚽ |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
M Dave Rudge | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔥 |
M Lionel Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Peter Broadbent | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Brian Godfrey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

MANAGER

Bill Nicholson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Tottenham Hotspur

GK Pat Jennings | 🇬🇧 |
LB Cyril Knowles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Phil Beal | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Mike England | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | ⚽ |
CB Peter Collins | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Alan Mullery | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Terry Venables | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Neil Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Jimmy Pearce | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Alan Gilzean | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
CF Jimmy Greaves | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ | ⚽ |

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | CB Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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None

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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F David Jenkins | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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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None

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