Aston Villa

3-0

Tottenham Hotspur

Scorer(s) | Tony Morley | Tony Morley | Peter Withe |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3652

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 30,940

Saturday, 18 October 1980

Position:

1st= (+1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3652

Matchday | #15 |
League Match | #12 |
Manager Game | #328 |
Saturday, 18 October 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWDWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.89 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.71 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.92 |

TEAM NEWS

Ron Saunders reverts to the line up fielded in nine of fifteen matches this season as Colin Gibson replaces Eamonn Deacy.

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

Daines, Hughton, Smith (ex), Lacy, Yorath (Armstrong), Taylor, Villa, Perryman, Hoddle, Crooks, Archibald. Manager: Keith Burkinshaw.

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
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur
Goal, 2-0, Tony Morley
Goal, 3-0, Peter Withe
FT Aston Villa 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa record another convincing win to make it eight wins, two draws and two defeats in twelve League matches this season as they climb to joint leaders in the Division One table alongside Ipswich.

KEY MAN

Tony Morley, scored a brace as Villa dispatch Spurs, Saturday, 18 October 1980.

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