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Game #3651

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 30 September 1981

Won

1st Round

Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

European Cup

Valur Reykavik

Attendance: 3,500

Laugardalsvรถllur, Reykjavรญk

Valur Reykavik

0-2

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Dennis Mortimer | 25' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Gary Shaw scores a brace on his first appearance of the season having suffered a pre-season injury in Greece. As a result Villa record a 7-0 aggregate victory in their first ever European Cup tie.

KEY MAN

Gary Gary Shaw for his two goal haul.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 30 September 1981

โšฝ | 25โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Knattspyrnufรฉlagiรฐ Valur 0-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 70โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Knattspyrnufรฉlagiรฐ Valur 0-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa beat Valur 7-0 on aggregate in the European Cup first round courtesy of a Gary Shaw brace.

Aston Villa

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1980-81

Valur Reykavik

Besta deild karla Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Icelandic Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1980

FIXTURE HISTORY

Valur Reykavik

Previous 5 vs. Valur: ๐ŸŸฉ
None

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season: 1981-82
Matchday: #10
European Match: #2
Manager Game: #369
Wednesday, 30 September 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Ole Amundsen | ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ | Nรฆstved, 1975-1983
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
Aggregate Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
Aggregate Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 7-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 369 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 168 ๐ŸŸจ | 102 ๐ŸŸฅ 99 | 1.64

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Ole Amundsen | ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ | Nรฆstved, 1975-1983
Matches Officiated: 1
๐ŸŸฉ : 1
๐ŸŸจ : 0
๐ŸŸฅ : 0
๐Ÿ†˜ : 0
Previous 5: None
Last Match: None
Cards: None

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

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Valur Reykavik

None

TEAM NEWS

Gary Shaw (first start of the season) replaces Tony Morley.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.83 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 33.66 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | 19.87 |

MANAGER

Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Aston Villa

GK Jimmy Rimmer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
RB Kenny Swain | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Brendan Ormsby | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Allan Evans | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
M Colin Gibson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Des Bremner | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
M Andy Blair | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ |
M Gordon Cowans | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ”ฅ |
M Dennis Mortimer | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
F Gary Shaw | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | โšฝ | โšฝ |
CF Peter Withe | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

MANAGER

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Valur Reykavik

GK Sigurdur Haraldsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
RB Saevar Jรณnsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
D Thorgrimur รžrรกinsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
D Hilmar Sighvatsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
D Magni Blรถndal Pรฉtursson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
D Dyri Guรฐmundsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
M Jรณn Bergs | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
M Ottar Sveinsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
M Valur Einar Valsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |
M Njรกll Eiรฐsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ | ๐Ÿ” |
F Matthรญas Hallgrรญmsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |

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Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

SUBSTITUTES

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๐Ÿ” | M Njรกll Eiรฐsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ | (M Thorvaldur รžorvaldsson | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ |)

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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Not recorded

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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Not Recorded

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SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 11/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 11/11

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ : 11/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ธ : 12/12

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT