Aston Villa

1-0

Manchester City

Scorer(s) | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3669

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 33,682

Saturday, 31 January 1981

Position:

1st= (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3669

Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #28 |
Manager Game | #345 |
Saturday, 31 January 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | DLWWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.31 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 33.00 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.21 |

TEAM NEWS

Eamonn Deacy replaces Colin Gibson.

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 |
FB Eamonn Deacy |
M Des Bremner |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
M Dennis Mortimer |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Corrigan, McDonald, Power, Booth, Caton, Gow, Bennett, Henry, MacKenzie, Hutchinson, Reeves. Manager: John Bond.

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

[Exact timings not recorded]
F David Geddis for CB Ken McNaught |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

Not recorded

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Manchester City
Sub off, Ken McNaught, Sub on, David Geddis
FT Aston Villa 1-0 Manchester City

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa make it four wins in five unbeaten matches to make it seventeen wins, six draws and five defeats in twenty eight League matches this season. As a result Villa remain in joint first place in the Division One table level with Ipswich.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, wins if for Villa again, Saturday, 31 January 1981.

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