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Game #4898

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 20 September 2006

Scunthorpe United

1-2

Aston Villa

League Cup

Scunthorpe United

Glanford Park

Attendance: 6,502

Won

2nd Round

Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟩

Assist(s) | Aaron Hughes | 64' |

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa remain undefeated under Martin O'Neill as they beat Scunthorpe in the League Cup 2nd Round.

KEY MAN

Juan Pablo Ángel celebrates scoring a brace for Villa to see off Scunthorpe in the second round of the League Cup, Wednesday, 20 September 2006.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 20 September 2006

🟨 | 9’ Booking, Olof Mellberg
💥 | 42’ Missed Penalty, Juan Pablo Ángel
⚽ | 42’ Goal, 1-0, Juan Pablo Ángel
🔁 | 42’ Sub off, Gavin McCann, Sub on, Peter Whittingham
🕒 | HT Scunthorpe United 0-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 64’ Goal, 2-0, Juan Pablo Ángel, Assist by Aaron Hughes
🔁 | 69’ Sub off, Luke Moore, Sub on, Milan Baroš
🥅 | 73’ Goal, 2-1, (Scunthorpe United), Billy Sharp
🕒 | FT Scunthorpe United 1-2 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa avoided the O'Leary trap of lower league humiliation in the Cup with plenty to spare as Martin O'Neill had now opened the season six unbeaten.

Aston Villa

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

Scunthorpe United

European Cup / Champions League: ❌
League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
League Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

Villa Vs.

Scunthorpe United

Previous 5 vs. Scunthorpe: 🟩 🟩 🟩 🟩

PREVIOUS MATCH

SUBSEQUENT MATCH

None

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 2006-07 |
Matchday | #6 |
Manager Game | #6 |
Wednesday, 20 September 2006

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager: Martin O’Neill | 🇬🇧 | County Londonderry, 2006-2010
Referee: Trevor Kettle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Berkshire, 2003-2022
Kick off: 7.45pm
HT Score: 🟩 1-0
FT Score: 🟩 2-1
FT Result: 🟩 Won
Last 5: 🟩 🟩 🟨 🟨 🟩

MANAGERIAL RECORD

Martin O'Neill | 🇬🇧 |

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 6 | 🟩 | 3 🟨 | 3 🟥 0 | 2.00

Villa Career Form:

Top 4

MATCH OFFICIALS

Referee: Trevor Kettle | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Berkshire, 2003-2022
Matches Officiated: 1
🟩 : 1
🟨 : 0
🟥 : 0
🆘 : 0
Previous 5: None
Last Match: None
Cards: 🟨 🟨 🟨

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

🟨

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🟨 🟨

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TEAM NEWS

Aaron Hughes replaces Martin Laursen.

TEAM STATS

Starting XI Average Age
| 25.74 |

Oldest Player |
CF Juan Pablo Ángel | 🇨🇴 | 30.93 |

Youngest Player |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 19.95 |

MANAGER

Martin O'Neill | 🇬🇧 |

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Aston Villa

GK Thomas Sörensen | 🇩🇰 |
LB Aaron Hughes | 🇬🇧 | 🔥 |
CB Olof Mellberg | 🇸🇪 | 🟨 |
CB Liam Ridgewell | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Gareth Barry | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Steven Davis | 🇬🇧 |
M Gavin McCann | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |
M Stiliyan Petrov | 🇧🇬 |
CF Juan Pablo Ángel | 🇨🇴 | ⚽ | ⚽ |
F Luke Moore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🔁 |
F Gabriel Agbonlahor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

MANAGER

Brian Laws | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Scunthorpe United

GK Joe Murphy | 🇮🇪 |
LB Marcus Williams | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Richard Hinds | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 🟨 |
CB Steve Foster | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M David Mulligan | 🇳🇿 |
M Matt Sparrow | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Ian Baraclough | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
M Cleveland Taylor | 🇯🇲 |
M Ian Morris | 🇮🇪 |
CF Andy Keogh | 🇮🇪 | 🟨 |
CF Billy Sharp | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | ⚽ |

SUBSTITUTES

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🔁 W Peter Whittingham | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | for M Gavin McCann | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 42’ |
🔁 F Milan Baroš | 🇨🇿 | for F Luke Moore | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 69’ |

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Made

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Stuart Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Martin Laursen | 🇩🇰 |
W Patrik Berger | 🇨🇿 |

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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GK Josh Lillis | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
CB Andy Crosby | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
LB Lee Ridley | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |
RB Cliff Byrne | 🇮🇪 |
M Neil MacKenzie | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 7/11
Homegrown: 5/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 9/16
Homegrown: 6/16

SQUAD STATS

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1st XI:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 6/11

Squad:
Home Nation 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 🇬🇧 : 10/16

MATCHDAY SQUAD

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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UNAVAILABLE

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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 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

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Match Symbols:

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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

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

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

"We have a chance, as every single team does, of getting into European football, it's a gateway. "It's a million miles away at this minute, but you might as well go in strong. "At this minute, it is important for us to go as strong as we can, just keep confidence going." Martin O’Neill.

MATCH REPORT