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Game #3608

Wednesday, 8 October 1980

Attendance: 38,831

Drew

Division One

2nd= (-)

Manchester United

WLWWD

Old Trafford

Villa take the lead before Manchester United are awarded an Old Trafford penalty and Villa find themselves behind at half time, a Gordon Cowans inspired second half comeback delivers a share of the points for Ron Saunders' men.

Manchester United

3-3

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

RELATED MATCHES

MATCH TIMELINE

15โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gordon Cowans
35โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Manchester United, pen), Sammy McIlroy
36โ€™ Goal, 1-2, (Manchester United), Steve Coppell
HT Manchester United 2-1 Aston Villa
55โ€™ Goal, 2-2, Gordon Cowans (pen)
58โ€™ Goal, 2-3, (Manchester United), Sammy McIlroy
69โ€™ Goal, 3-3, Gary Shaw
FT Manchester United 3-3 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa recover from two goals down to make it six wins, two draws and two defeats in ten League matches this season.

Aston Villa

Manchester United

European Cup / Champions League: ๐Ÿ†
League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1976-77

FIXTURE HISTORY

Previous 5 vs. Manchester United: | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1980-81 |
Matchday | #13 |
League Match | #10 |
Manager Game | #326 |
Wednesday, 8 October 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWD |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Unknown

CARDS

Villa

None

Manchester United

None

TEAM NEWS

Eamonn Deacy replaces Colin Gibson.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.00 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.68 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.89 |

MANAGER

Ron Saunders

MANAGER

Aston Villa

GK Jimmy Rimmer |
RB Kenny Swain |
CB Allan Evans |
CB Ken McNaught |
FB Eamonn Deacy |
M Des Bremner |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
M Dennis Mortimer |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

Manchester United

Bailey, Moran, Duxbury, Jovanoviฤ‡, Nicholl, Albiston, Thomas, Macari (Greenhoff J), Coppell (g), McIlroy (g) (g), Jordan. Manager: Dave Sexton.

SUBSTITUTES

None

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

Not recorded

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

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