Aston Villa

3-0

Birmingham City

Scorer(s) | David Geddis | David Geddis | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3662

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 41,101

Saturday, 13 December 1980

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3662

Matchday | #25 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #338 |
Saturday, 13 December 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.38 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.86 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.07 |

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

THE OPPOSITION

Wealands, Hawker, Gallagher, Langan, Todd, Curbishley (ex), Ainscow, Dillon (Lynex), Gemmill, Bertschin, Worthington. 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]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 Birmingham City
Goal, 1-0, David Geddis
Goal, 2-0, David Geddis
Goal, 3-0, Gary Shaw
FT Aston Villa 3-0 Birmingham City

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa win for the first time in five to make it thirteen wins, five draws and four defeats in twenty two League matches this season. As a result Villa retake the outright lead at the top of the Division One table one point ahead of second placed Liverpool.

KEY MAN

David Geddis, scored a brace as Villa hammer their neighbours, Saturday, 13 December 1980.

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