Nottingham Forest

2-2

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Own Goal | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3665

Division One

City Ground

Attendance: 33,930

Saturday, 27 December 1980

Position:

1st= (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3665

Matchday | #28 |
League Match | #25 |
Manager Game | #341 |
Saturday, 27 December 1980

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWLWD |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.42 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.90 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.11 |

TEAM NEWS

David Geddis replaces Peter Withe.

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

Shilton, Gunn, Lloyd, Gray (ex), Anderson, McGovern, Ponte, Robertson, O’Neill (g), Wallace, Francis (g). Manager: Brian Clough.

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 chronological timings not recorded]
Goal, 0-1, (Nottingham Forest)
Goal, 1-1, Own Goal, Larry Lloyd
HT Nottingham Forest 1-1 Aston Villa
Goal, 1-2, (Nottingham Forest), Martin O’Neill
Goal, 2-2, Gary Shaw
FT Nottingham Forest 2-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa draw at Forest to make it fourteen wins, six draws and five defeats in twenty five League matches this season. As a result Villa remain joint first in the Division One table, level with Liverpool.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, equaliser, Saturday, 27 December 1980.

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