Aston Villa

1-0

Norwich City

Scorer(s) | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3639

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 25,970

Wednesday, 20 August 1980

Position:

4th (+5)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3639

Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #315 |
Wednesday, 20 August 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.72 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.55 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.76 |

TEAM NEWS

Allan Evans and Colin Gibson replace Gary Williams and Eamonn Deacy.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

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

THE OPPOSITION

Hansbury, Powell, Downs, McDowell, Bond, Mendham, Paddon, Royle, Goble (Nightingale), Woods, Fashanu. Manager: John Bond.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

None

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

Not recorded

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact timings not recorded]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 Norwich City
Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Norwich City

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa make it two wins from two at the start of the 1980-81 season.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, scored Villa's winner for the second successive game, Wednesday, 20 August 1980.

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