Aston Villa

2-0

Leicester City

Scorer(s) | Gary Shaw | Gordon Cowans |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3655

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 29,953

Saturday, 1 November 1980

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3655

Matchday | #18 |
League Match | #15 |
Manager Game | #331 |
Saturday, 1 November 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWWWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.06 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.75 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 18.96 |

TEAM NEWS

Eamonn Deacy replaces Colin Gibson.

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

Wallington, Carr, Gibson, Scott, Williams, May, Wilson. Smith, Young, Melrose, Henderson. Manager: Jock Wallace.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

[Exact timings not recorded]
RB Gary Williams for FB Eamonn Deacy |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

Not recorded

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 Leicester City
Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw
Goal, 2-0, Gordon Cowans
Sub off, Eamonn Deacy, Sub on, Gary Williams
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Leicester City

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa make it nine unbeaten in the League with eleven wins, two draws and two defeats in fifteen League matches this season as they sit clear at the top of the Division One table three points ahead of Ipswich.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, opened the scoring to send Villa clear at the top of the table, Saturday, 1 November 1980.

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