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Game #4391

Aston Villa

Saturday, 4 November 1995

Won

6th (+1)

Last 5 | ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

Premier League

Attendance: 23,637

West Ham United

Upton Park

Villa hammer West Ham at Upton Park to climb to sixth in the Premier League table.

West Ham United

1-4

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | Dwight Yorke | 49โ€™ | 89โ€™ | Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡ | 55โ€™ |

KEY MAN

Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡, brace

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 4 November 1995

๐Ÿ” | 32โ€™ Sub off, Andy Townsend, Sub on, Tommy Johnson
โšฝ | 34โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡
๐Ÿ•’ | HT West Ham United 0-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 49โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Tommy Johnson, Assist by Dwight Yorke
โšฝ | 55โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Dwight Yorke, Assist by Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡
๐Ÿฅ… | 85โ€™ Goal, 3-1, (West Ham United, pen)
โšฝ | 89โ€™ Goal, 4-1, Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡, Assist by Dwight Yorke
๐Ÿ•’ | FT West Ham United 1-4 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Centre forward Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡ scores his second brace in his debut season.

Aston Villa

European Cup / Champions League: ๐Ÿ†
League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ† ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1993-94

West Ham United

European Cup / Champions League: โŒ
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: ๐Ÿ†
League Champions: โŒ
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
League Cup Winners: โŒ
Last Trophy: 1979-80

FIXTURE HISTORY

West Ham United

Previous 5 vs. West Ham: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1995-96 |
Matchday | #15 |
League Game | #12 |
Manager Game | #45 |
Saturday, 4 November 1995

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Brian Little |
Referee | Peter Jones, Loughborough |
KO | 3.00pm |
HT Score | 1-0 |
FT Score | 4-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Brian Little | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 45 | ๐ŸŸฉ | 18 ๐ŸŸจ | 14 ๐ŸŸฅ 13 | 1.51

Career Form:

Top 8

Brian Little | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Peter Jones | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Loughborough, 1988-2002
Previous 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ
Last Match: ๐ŸŸฉ 26 August 1995, Villa 1-0 Bolton, Villa Park.
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

Peter Jones

CARDS

Villa

๐ŸŸจ

West Ham United

๐ŸŸจ

TEAM NEWS

After his injury on debut Carl Tiler is replaced by Paul McGrath.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.24 |

Oldest Player |
CB Paul McGrath | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | 35.94 |

Youngest Player |
CF Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡ | ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ | 22.19 |

MANAGER

MANAGER

Brian Little | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Harry Redknapp | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

Aston Villa

GK Mark Bosnich | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ |
RB Gary Charles | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Paul McGrath | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Gareth Southgate | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
LB Alan Wright | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Andy Townsend | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | ๐Ÿ” |
M Mark Draper | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Ian Taylor | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CF Savo Miloลกeviฤ‡ | ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡ธ | โšฝ | ๐Ÿ”ฅ | โšฝ |
CF Dwight Yorke | ๐Ÿ‡น๐Ÿ‡น | ๐Ÿ”ฅ | โšฝ |

West Ham United

GK Ludek Mikloลกko | ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ฟ |
LB Julian Dicks | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | โšฝ |
CB Marc Rieper-Jonsen | ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ฐ |
CB Alvin Martin | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
RB Steve Potts | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Ian Bishop | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
M Robbie Slater | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ | ๐Ÿ” |
M Michael Hughes | ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง |
M Don Hutchison | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | ๐Ÿ” |
CF Tony Cottee | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CF Iain Dowie | ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง |

SUBSTITUTES

๐Ÿ” | CF Tommy Johnson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |ย โšฝ | for M Andy Townsend | ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ช | 32โ€™ |

SUBSTITUTES

๐Ÿ” | M Robbie Slater | ๐Ÿ‡ฆ๐Ÿ‡บ | (M John Harkes | ๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ |)
๐Ÿ” | M Don Hutchison | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | (CF Marco Boogers | ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ |)

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

GK Nigel Spink | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |
CB Riccardo Scimeca | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

LB Keith Rowland | ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง |

SQUAD STATS

1st XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 6/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 9/14

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

1st XI:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 8/11

Squad:
Home Nation ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง : 9/14

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

"The introduction of Tommy Johnson for Andy Townsend on the half hour proved the turning point as Villa went on to a sparkling 4-1 success."

*The Sunday Tribune*
Sunday, 5 November 1995

The introduction of Tommy Johnson for Andy Townsend on the half hour proved the turning point as Villa went on to a sparkling 4-1 success.

It was Savo Milosevicโ€™s two goal salvo that set Villa on the way.

Milosevic, who cost ยฃ3.5m from Partizan Belgrade in the summer launched the goal flow after 24 minutes and sealed a stunning success in the final minute.

Sandwiched in between were two dramatic strikes from and of the match Dwight Yorke and substitute Tommy Johnson.

Villa went ahead after Milosevic scooped a shot past Ludo Miklosko from eight yards and there was only one side in it after the internal.

After 50 minutes, Yorke opened the way and Johnson dashed into the area before cracking a left foot shot beyond Mikloskoโ€™s left hand post.

Four minutes later, Yorke got his eighth of the season when he brilliantly turned and lifted his shot over Miklosko and into the left hand corner.

It was Yorkeโ€™s third successive game to find the target and he should have had a second ten minutes later but instead rolled his effort just wide.

West Ham stage a brief revival but their only reward cam from the penalty spot six minutes from time when Ehiogu handled and Julian Sicks scored the spot kick past Bosnich,

But it was Villa who had the final word. Inevitably it was Yorke who set up Milosevic for his second with only seconds remaining.

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