Everton

1-3

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Tony Morley | Dennis Mortimer | Gordon Cowans (pen) |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3670

Division One

Goodison Park

Attendance: 31,434

Saturday, 7 February 1981

Position:

1st= (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3670

Matchday | #33 |
League Match | #29 |
Manager Game | #346 |
Saturday, 7 February 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-1 |
Last 5 Games | LWWWW |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.13 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 33.02 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.23 |

TEAM NEWS

Gary Williams replaces Eamonn Deacy.

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 |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Hodge, Wright, Ratcliffe, Lyons, Bailey, Megson, Ross, Hartford, Eastoe, Váradi, O’Keefe (Lodge). Manager: Gordon Lee.

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, 0-1, (Everton, pen)
Goal, 1-1, Tony Morley
Goal, 2-1, Dennis Mortimer
HT Everton 1-2 Aston Villa
Goal, 3-1, Gordon Cowans (pen)
FT Everton 1-3 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

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

KEY MAN

Dennis Mortimer, put Villa ahead before half time to win a fifth in six, Saturday, 7 February 1981.

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