Aston Villa

1-0

Coventry City

Scorer(s) | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3642

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 20,050

Saturday, 30 August 1980

Position:

3rd (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3642

Matchday | #5 |
League Match | #4 |
Manager Game | #318 |
Saturday, 30 August 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.75 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.58 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.79 |

TEAM NEWS

Ron Saunders names the same line up for a fourth 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

Blyth, Roberts, Dyson, Coop, Gillespie (Thomas), Blair (ex), Hunt (ex), Daly, Haywood, English, Hateley. Manager: Gordon Milne.

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 Coventry City
Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Coventry City

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa extend their unbeaten run to five games as they make it three wins and a draw in four League matches this season.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, scored Villa's winner for the third time in four League games, Saturday, 30 August 1980.

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