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Game #3158

Aston Villa

Lost

1st Round

Saturday, 20 November 1971

Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥

FA Cup

Southend United

Roots Hall

Attendance: 16,929

Southend United

1-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa lose to fourth division Southend in the first round of the FA Cup in a game that marks the final appearances of Tommy Hughes, Dave Gibson and Keith Bradley. For Hughes it is another difficult game after he drops the free kick that leads to Southend’s goal.

KEY MAN

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 20 November 1971

🥅 | 34’ Goal, 0-1, (Southend United), Billy Best
🕒 | HT Southend United 1-0 Aston Villa
🔁 | 46’ Sub off, Dave Gibson, Sub on, Brian Tiler
🕒 | FT Southend United 1-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Vic Crowe's Villa lose in the FA Cup first round to fourth division side Southend. Meanwhile, goalkeeper Tommy Hughes made his final appearance aged 24, after a short, at times error strewn time with Villa. Hughes moved to Hereford United in August 1973 having made 23 appearances.

Defender Keith Bradley also made his final Villa appearance aged 25 before moving to Peterborough in November 1972. Bradley played for Villa between 1964-65 and 1971-72 making 146 appearances and scoring twice.

Also making their final appearance was forward Dave Gibson aged 23 before moving to Exeter in January 1972. Gibson played for Villa between 1970-71 and 1971-72 making 21 appearances and scoring once.

Aston Villa

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

Southend United

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

Southend United

Previous 5 vs. Southend: None

PREVIOUS MATCH

None

NEXT MATCH

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1971-72 |
Matchday | #25 |
Manager Game | #98 |
Saturday, 20 November 1971

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Abercynon, 1970-1974
Referee: Norman Burtenshaw | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Great Yarmouth, 1962-1973
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Result: 🟥 Lost
FT Score: 🟥 0-1
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟨 🟩 🟥

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 98 | 🟩 | 42 🟨 | 27 🟥 29 | 1.56

Villa Career Form:

Top 8

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Norman Burtenshaw | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Great Yarmouth, 1962-1973
Matches Officiated: 13
🟩 : 5
🟨 : 2
🟥 : 6
🆘 : 1
Previous 5: 🟨 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟩
Last Match: 🟩 13 October 1971, Villa 2-0 Palace, Villa Park.
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

None

Southend United

None

TEAM NEWS

Keith Bradley replaces Brian Tiler.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.57 |

Oldest Player |
CB George Curtis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 32.57 |

Youngest Player |
M Chico Hamilton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 21.07 |

MANAGER

Vic Crowe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Tommy Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🔴 |
CB Fred Turnbull | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
D Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔴 |
CB George Curtis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Charlie Aitken | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |
M Chico Hamilton | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Willie Anderson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Ray Graydon | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Geoff Vowden | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Dave Gibson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 🔴 | 🔁 |
CF Andy Lochhead | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

MANAGER

Arthur Rowley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Southend United

GK Trevor Roberts | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
FB Alex Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Brian Albeson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Joe Jacques | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
FB Ray Ternent | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Dave Elliott | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
W Bernie Lewis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 |
W Terry Johnson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Billy Best | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | ⚽ |
F Bill Garner | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Gary Moore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

UNUSED

Player

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | CB Brian Tiler | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for F Dave Gibson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 46' |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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None

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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W Peter Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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 | 1 |
M Pat McMahon | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

Suspension | 1 |
M Bruce Rioch | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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

🔴 GK Tommy Hughes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 1971 | 🕒 23 | 23 (0) | ⚽ 0 | 🔥 0 | 🇺 0 | #551 |
🔴 D Keith Bradley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 1965-71 | 🕒 143 | 134 (9) | ⚽ 2 | 🔥 1 | 🇺 9 | #511 |
🔴 F Dave Gibson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 | 1970-71 | 🕒 24 | 21 (3) | ⚽ 1 | 🔥 4 | 🇺 5 | #547 |

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT