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Game #3140

Saturday, 4 September 1971

Attendance: 11,470

Lost

Division Three

10th= (-9)

Bolton Wanderers

DDWWL

Burnden Park

Villa tumble to joint tenth in the table after their first defeat of the season but they have played a game less than early leaders Notts County who sit three points ahead of Vic Croweโ€™s side.

Bolton Wanderers

2-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None |

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

41โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Bolton Wanderers), Roger Hunt
HT Bolton Wanderers 1-0 Aston Villa
55โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (Bolton Wanderers), John Byrom
FT Bolton Wanderers 2-0 Aston Villa

Cards.
34โ€™ Booking, Bruce Rioch, Kick

ON THIS DAY

Vic Crowe's Villa lose and fail to score for the first time this season to make it two wins, one draw and a defeat in division three so far this campaign.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

European Cup / Champions League: โŒ
League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1957-58

FIXTURE HISTORY

Bolton Wanderers

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

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1971-72 |
Matchday | #7 |
League Match | #4 |
Manager Game | #80 |
Saturday, 4 September 1971

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Vic Crowe | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Abercynon, 1970-1974
Referee: Maurice Fussey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Retford, 1960-1972
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | DDWWL |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Maurice Fussey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Retford, 1960-1972
Previous 5:
Last Match:
Cards: None

CARDS

Villa

๐ŸŸจ

Bolton Wanderers

None

Maurice Fussey

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Hughes replaces Geoff Crudgington.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.75 |

Oldest Player |
CF Andy Lochhead | 30.51 |

Youngest Player |
M Bruce Rioch | 24.01 |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Vic Crowe

Aston Villa

GK Tommy Hughes |
CB Fred Turnbull |
LB Charlie Aitken |
CB Brian Tiler |
D Keith Bradley |
M Harry Gregory |
M Willie Anderson |
M Bruce Rioch |
W Ray Graydon |
CF Andy Lochhead |
F Geoff Vowden |

Bolton Wanderers

SUBSTITUTES

None

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

M Chico Hamilton |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Pat McMahon

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

"I certainly had no intention of hurting him.

"If the referee says he took my name for kicking - he didn't say what it was for at the time - then all I can say is that it wasn't meant."

Bruce Rioch.

*Birmingham Daily Post*
Monday, 6 September 1971