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Game #3137

Aston Villa

Drew

1st Round

Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨

Monday, 23 August 1971

League Cup

Wrexham

Racecourse Ground

Attendance: 12,113

Wrexham

1-1

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Wrexham hit a late equaliser once again, this time in 27th minute of extra time, to take Villa to a second replay in the first round of the League Cup.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Monday, 23 August 1971

🕒 | HT Wrexham 0-0 Aston Villa
🟨 | 71’ Booking, Bruce Rioch, Late tackle
🕒 | FT Wrexham 0-0 Aston Villa
⚽ | 93’ Goal, 1-0, Willie Anderson
🥅 | 117’ Goal, 1-1, (Wrexham), Gareth Davies
🕒 | AET Wrexham 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Vic Crowe's Villa can only draw with Wrexham in the League Cup first round replay necessitating a second replay at a neutral venue.

Aston Villa

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

Wrexham

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Wrexham

Previous 5 vs. Wrexham: 🟩 🟩 🟥 🟨

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1971-72 |
Matchday | #4 |
Manager Game | #77 |
Monday, 23 August 1971

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Abercynon, 1970-1974
Referee: John Wrennall | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chorley, 1971-1979
HT Score: 🟨 0-0
FT Result: 🟨 Drew
FT Score: 🟨 0-0
AET Result: 🟨 Drew
AET Score: 🟨 1-1
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟨

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 77 | 🟩 | 30 🟨 | 25 🟥 22 | 1.49

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: John Wrennall | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Chorley, 1971-1979
Matches Officiated: 2
🟩 : 0
🟨 : 2
🟥 : 0
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: 🟨
Last Match: 🟨 18 August 1971, Villa 2-2 Wrexham, Villa Park.
Cards: 🟨 🟨

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

🟨

Wrexham

🟨

TEAM NEWS

Mick Wright replaces Charlie Aitken.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.01 |

Oldest Player |
CF Andy Lochhead | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 30.48 |

Youngest Player |
M Chico Hamilton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 20.82 |

MANAGER

Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Tommy Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
RB Mick Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Fred Turnbull | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Brian Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
D Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Harry Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |
M Chico Hamilton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Bruce Rioch | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🟨 |
F Geoff Vowden | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Andy Lochhead | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

MANAGER

John Neal (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Wrexham

GK David Gaskell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Steve Ingle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Davis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | ⚽ |
CB Eddie May | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
D Tom Vansittart | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟨 |
M Bobby Park (ex) | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Arfon Griffiths | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
W Ian Moir | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Andy Provan | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
F Albert Kinsey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Brian Tinnion | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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M Lionel Martin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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D Stuart Mason | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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 | 3 |
M Pat McMahon | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
W Ray Graydon | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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

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