Birmingham City

1-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Gordon Cowans (pen) | Allan Evans |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3651

Division One

St Andrew's

Attendance: 33,879

Saturday, 11 October 1980

Position:

2nd= (+2)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3651

Matchday | #14 |
League Match | #11 |
Manager Game | #327 |
Saturday, 11 October 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LWWDW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.00 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.69 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.90 |

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 |
FB Eamonn Deacy |
M Des Bremner |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
M Dennis Mortimer |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Wealands, Gallagher, Dennis, Langan, Todd, Curbishley (ex), Ainscow, Dillon, Gemmill, Lynex, Worthington (g). Manager: Jim Smith.

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, Gordon Cowans (pen)
HT Birmingham City 0-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-1, (Birmingham City, pen)
Goal, 2-1, Allan Evans
FT Birmingham City 1-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa beat neighbours Birmingham at St Andrew's to make it seven wins, two draws and two defeats in eleven League matches this season as they climb to joint second in the Division One table alongside Liverpool, one point behind leaders Ipswich.

KEY MAN

Allan Evans, third in three wins it for Villa, Saturday, 11 October 1980.

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