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Game #4516

Aston Villa

Tuesday, 17 March 1998

Won

Quarter Final

Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩

UEFA Cup

Atlético Madrid

Attendance: 39,163

Villa Park

Aston Villa

2-1a

Atlético Madrid

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win the home leg of their UEFA Cup tie with Atlético Madrid but lose on away goals after the Spaniards took an early lead in the match at Villa Park.

KEY MAN

Stan Collymore, goal to remember

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MATCH TIMELINE

Tuesday, 17 March 1998

🥅 | 28’ Goal, 0-1, (Atlético Madrid), José Luis Caminero
🕒 | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Atlético Madrid
⚽ | 72’ Goal, 1-1, Ian Taylor
⚽ | 74’ Goal, 2-1, Stan Collymore
🔁 | 53’ Sub off, Mark Draper, Sub on Fernando Nélson
🔁 | 53’ Sub off, Savo Milošević, Sub on Stan Collymore
🕒 | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Atlético Madrid
Atlético Madrid win on away goals

🟨 | 88' Booking, Ian Taylor

ON THIS DAY

Despite winning the second leg John Gregory’s Villa were knocked out of the UEFA Cup at the Quarter Final stage courtesy of conceding an Atlético goal at Villa Park.

Aston Villa

European Cup / Champions League: 🏆
League Champions: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
FA Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆
League Cup Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1995-96

Atlético Madrid

European Cup / Champions League: ❌
UEFA Cup Winners Cup: 🏆
La Liga Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆🏆🏆
Copa del Rey Winners: 🏆🏆🏆🏆🏆 🏆🏆🏆🏆
Last Trophy: 1995-96

FIXTURE HISTORY

Atlético Madrid

Previous 5 vs. Atlético: 🟥
None

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1997-98 |
Matchday | #44 |
Manager Game | #6 |
Tuesday, 17 March 1998

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Scunthorpe, 1998-2002
Referee: Mario van der Ende | 🇳🇱 | Den Haag, 1990–2002
HT Score: 🟥 0-1
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Aggregate Result: 🟨 Drew
Aggregate Score: 🟨 2-2
🟥 Atlético win on away goals
Last 5: 🟥 🟩 🟥 🟩 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 6 | 🟩 | 4 🟨 | 0 🟥 2 | 2.00

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Mario van der Ende | 🇳🇱 | Den Haag, 1990–2002
Matches Officiated: 1
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 0
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: None
Last Match: None
Cards: 🟨 🟨 🟨

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

🟨

Atlético Madrid

🟨 🟨

TEAM NEWS

Fernando Nélson drops out with Dwight Yorke returning.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 26.11 |

Oldest Player
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 29.80 |

Youngest Player
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 20.84 |

MANAGER

John Gregory | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Aston Villa

GK Mark Bosnich | 🇦🇺 |
LB Steve Staunton | 🇮🇪 |
LB Alan Wright | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Ugo Ehiogu | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Gareth Southgate | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Lee Hendrie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |
M Ian Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟨 |
CF Julian Joachim | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 | 🔁 |
CF Dwight Yorke | 🇹🇹 |

MANAGER

Radomir Antić | 🇷🇸 |

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Atlético Madrid

GK José Francisco Molina | 🇪🇸 |
RB Delfí Geli | 🇪🇸 |
RB Juan Carlos Aguilera | 🇪🇸 | 🔁 |
CB Andrei Frascarelli | 🇧🇷 | 🔁 |
CB Santi Denia | 🇪🇸 |
M José Luis Caminero | 🇪🇸 | ⚽ | 🟨 |
M Juan Vizcaíno | 🇪🇸 |
M Milinko Pantić | 🇷🇸 | 🔁 |
M Radek Bejbl | 🇨🇿 |
CF Christian Vieri | 🇮🇹 |
CF Kiko Narváez | 🇪🇸 | 🟨 |

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Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | RB Fernando Nélson | 🇵🇹 | for M Mark Draper | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 53’ |
🔁 | CF Stan Collymore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for CF Savo Milošević | 🇷🇸 | 53’ |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 | CB Andrei Frascarelli | 🇧🇷 | (CB Daniel Prodan | 🇷🇴 |)
🔁 | M Milinko Pantić | 🇷🇸 | (W Jordi Lardín | 🇪🇸 |)
🔁 | RB Juan Carlos Aguilera | 🇪🇸 | (LB Toni Muñoz | 🇪🇸 |)

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Michael Oakes | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Simon Grayson | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Lee Collins | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
F Neil Davis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Pedro Jaro | 🇪🇸 |
W Paulo Futre | 🇵🇹 |
CF José Mari | 🇪🇸 |
CF Veljko Paunovic | 🇷🇸 |

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SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 7/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 12/16

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🇪🇸 : 7/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🇪🇸 : 11/18

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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


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

Match Symbols:

⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

"It was the third time in five seasons that Villa had fallen victim to the away goals rule in Europe after previous exits at the hands of Trabzonspor and Helsingborgs."

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