Brighton & Hove Albion

1-0

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3663

Division One

Goldstone Ground

Attendance: 16,425

Saturday, 20 December 1980

Position:

2nd (-1)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3663

Matchday | #26 |
League Match | #23 |
Manager Game | #339 |
Saturday, 20 December 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | LDLWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.40 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.88 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.09 |

TEAM NEWS

Ron Saunders names the same line up for a third 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 |
F David Geddis |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Moseley (ex), Clark, Stevens, Lawrenson, Foster (ex), O’Sullivan, McNab, Horton, Gregory (ex), Robinson (g), Ritchie. Manager: Alan Mullery.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

[Exact timings not recorded]
FB Eamonn Deacy for F David Geddis |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

Not recorded

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
Goal, 0-1, (Brighton & Hove Albion)
HT Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Aston Villa
Sub off, David Geddis, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy
FT Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa lose for the third time in six to make it thirteen wins, five draws and five defeats in twenty three League matches this season. As a result Villa fall back to second place in the Division One table, one point behind new leaders Liverpool.

KEY MAN

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