Aston Villa

1-2

Ipswich Town

Scorer(s) | Gary Shaw |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

Game #3679

Division One

Villa Park

Attendance: 47,495

Tuesday, 14 April 1981

Position:

1st (-)

AT A GLANCE

Game #3679

Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #38 |
Manager Game | #355 |
Tuesday, 14 April 1981

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Ron Saunders |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.58 |

Oldest Player |
GK Jimmy Rimmer | 33.20 |

Youngest Player |
F Gary Shaw | 19.41 |

TEAM NEWS

Gary Williams and Gary Shaw replace Dennis Mortimer and David Geddis.

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 Colin Gibson |
M Gordon Cowans |
W Tony Morley |
CF Peter Withe |
F Gary Shaw |

THE OPPOSITION

Cooper, Butcher, Osman, Mills, McCall, Wark, Thijssen, Mühren, Gates (g), Mariner, Brazil (g). Manager: Bobby Robson.

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, (Ipswich Town)
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Ipswich Town
Goal, 1-1, (Ipswich Town)
Goal, 1-2, Gary Shaw
HT Aston Villa 1-2 Ipswich Town

ON THIS DAY

Ron Saunders' Villa lose to championship rivals Ipswich to allow the Portman Road club to close within a point of leaders Villa.

KEY MAN

Gary Shaw, consolation but Villa stay top, Tuesday, 14 April 1981.

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