Liverpool

2-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Allan Evans |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3659

Division One

Anfield

Attendance: 48,114

Saturday, 22 November 1980

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3659

Matchday | #22 |
League Match | #19 |
Manager Game | #335 |
Saturday, 22 November 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | WDWWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.92 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.81 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.02 |

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 |
RB Gary Williams |
CB Allan Evans |
CB Ken McNaught |
M Des Bremner |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
M Dennis Mortimer |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Clemence, Irwin, Cohen, Hansen, Neal, Lee, Souness, Kennedy R, McDermott, Dalglish (g) (g), Johnson. Manager: Bob Paisley.

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 Liverpool 0-0 Aston Villa
Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool)
Goal, 0-2, (Liverpool)
Goal, 1-2, Allan Evans
FT Liverpool 2-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa lose for the first time in thirteen in the League to make it twelve wins, four draws and three defeats in nineteen League matches this season. As a result of their defeat to reigning champions Liverpool, Villa remain clear at the top of the Division One table but now are just two points ahead of Ipswich.

KEY MAN

Allan Evans, scored in Villa's first defeat in thirteen, Saturday, 22 November 1980.

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