Aston Villa

1-0

Leeds United

Scorer(s) | Tony Morley |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3641

League Cup 2nd Round

Villa Park

Attendance: 23,622

Wednesday, 27 August 1980

Position:

n/a

AT A GLANCE

Game #3641

Matchday | #4 |
Manager Game | #317 |
Wednesday, 27 August 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.74 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.57 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.78 |

TEAM NEWS

Ron Saunders names the same line up for a third successive match.

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

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, Tony Morley
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Leeds United

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa extend their unbeaten form to include the League Cup as they make it four games unbeaten and three wins at the start of the 1980-81 season.

KEY MAN

Tony Morley, hit the winner as Villa win a third in four unbeaten games, Wednesday, 27 August 1980.

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