Aston Villa

2-0

Liverpool

Scorer(s) | Peter Withe | Dennis Mortimer |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3667

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 47,960

Saturday, 10 January 1981

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3667

Matchday | #30 |
League Match | #26 |
Manager Game | #343 |
Saturday, 10 January 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.12 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 32.94 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.15 |

TEAM NEWS

Colin Gibson replaces Gary Williams.

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 |
M Des Bremner |
M Colin Gibson |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
M Dennis Mortimer |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Clemence, Irwin, Kennedy A, Money, Neal, Lee, Souness, Kennedy R, McDermott, Dalglish, 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]
Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool
Goal, 2-0, Dennis Mortimer
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa make it three unbeaten in the League after a difficult spell as they beat second placed Liverpool at Villa Park to make it fifteen wins, six draws and five defeats in twenty six League matches this season. As a result Villa climb back to outright first in the Division One table one point ahead of Liverpool.

KEY MAN

Peter Withe, ninth of the season sees off Liverpool, Saturday, 10 January 1981.

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