Aston Villa

1-0

West Brom

Scorer(s) | Peter Withe |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3678

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 47,998

Wednesday, 8 April 1981

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3678

Matchday | #41 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #354 |
Wednesday, 8 April 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.69 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 33.18 |

Youngest Player |
M Colin Gibson | 21.02 |

TEAM NEWS

Colin Gibson and David Geddis replace Gary Williams and Gary Shaw.

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 David Geddis |

THE OPPOSITION

Godden, Robertson, Wile, Batson, Statham, Robson, Moses, Owen, Brown A, Regis (ex), Barnes. Manager: Ron Atkinson.

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]
HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe
FT Aston Villa 1-0 West Bromwich Albion

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa win for the tenth time in twelve games to make it twenty four wins, seven draws and six defeats in thirty seven League matches this season as they move three points clear of Ipswich at the top of the Division One table.

KEY MAN

Peter Withe, eighteenth of the season wins it for Villa, Wednesday, 8 April 1981.

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