Manchester City

2-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Peter Withe | Peter Withe |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3640

Division One

Maine Road

Attendance: 30,017

Saturday, 23 August 1980

Position:

4th (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3640

Matchday | #3 |
League Match | #3 |
Manager Game | #316 |
Saturday, 23 August 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWD |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.73 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.56 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.77 |

TEAM NEWS

Ron Saunders names an unchanged line up.

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

Corrigan, Reid, Power, Booth, Ranson (g), Caton, Daley, MacKenzie, Sugrue (Palmer), Tueart (g), Reeves. Manager: Malcolm Allison.

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]
Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe
HT Manchester City 0-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-1, (Manchester City, pen)
Goal, 1-2, (Manchester City)
Goal, 2-2, Peter Withe
FT Manchester City 2-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa make it three games unbeaten and two wins at the start of the 1980-81 season as Peter Withe scores his first goals for the club.

KEY MAN

Peter Withe, scored a brace as Villa can only draw with Manchester also-rans City, Saturday, 23 August 1980.

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