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1960-61

🟩 20 Aug 1960, Villa 3-2 Chelsea, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

🟥 22 Aug 1960, Villa 2-5 West Ham, Upton Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-5 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWL |

🟥 27 Aug 1960, Villa 3-5 Blackpool, Bloomfield Road

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 3-5 |
Last 5 Games | WLWLL |

🟩 29 Aug 1960, Villa 2-1 West Ham, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLW |

🟩 3 Sep 1960, Villa 3-2 Everton, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

🟨 7 Sep 1960, Villa 1-1 Cardiff, Ninian Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLWWD |

🟥 10 Sep 1960, Villa 1-4 Blackburn, Ewood Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-4 |
Last 5 Games | LWWDL |

🟩 12 Sep 1960, Villa 2-1 Cardiff, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | WWDLW |

🟩 17 Sep 1960, Villa 3-1 Manchester United, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDLWW |

🟥 24 Sep 1960, Villa 2-6 Spurs, White Hart Lane

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-6 |
Last 5 Games | DLWWL |

🟥 1 Oct 1960, Villa 1-3 Leicester, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | LWWLL |

🟩 8 Oct 1960, Villa 2-0 Newcastle, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLLW |

🟩 12 Oct 1960, League Cup, Villa 4-1 Huddersfield, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWW |

🟥 15 Oct 1960, Villa 1-2 Arsenal, Highbury

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LLWWL |

🟩 22 Oct 1960, Villa 6-2 Birmingham, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 6-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

🟩 29 Oct 1960, Villa 2-0 Albion, The Hawthorns

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWW |

🟩 5 Nov 1960, Villa 2-0 Burnley, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWW |

🟨 12 Nov 1960, Villa 1-1 Preston, Deepdale

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWD |

🟨 15 Nov 1960, League Cup, Villa 3-3 Preston, Deepdale

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | LWWDD |

🟩 19 Nov 1960, Villa 2-1 Fulham, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | WWDDW |

🟩 23 Nov 1960, League Cup, Villa 3-1 Preston, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDDWW |

🟩 26 Nov 1960, Villa 2-1 Wednesday, Hillsborough

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | DDWWW |

🟩 3 Dec 1960, Villa 5-1 Manchester City, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 5-1 |
Last 5 Games | DDWWW |

🟥 10 Dec 1960, Villa 0-2 Forest, City Ground

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWWWL |

🟨 13 Dec 1960, League Cup, Villa 3-3 Plymouth, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | WWWLD |

🟩 17 Dec 1960, Villa 4-2 Chelsea, Stamford Bridge

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-2 |
Last 5 Games | WWLDW |

🟨 19 Dec 1960, League Cup, Villa 0-0 Plymouth, Home Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 0-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLDWD |

🟥 24 Dec 1960, Villa 0-2 Wolves, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | LDWDL |

🟥 26 Dec 1960, Villa 2-3 Wolves, Molineux

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-3 |
Last 5 Games | DWDLL |

🟨 31 Dec 1960, Villa 2-2 Blackpool, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | WDLLD |

🟨 7 Jan 1961, FA Cup, Villa 1-1 Bristol Rovers, Eastville Stadium

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | DLLDD |

🟩 9 Jan 1961, FA Cup, Villa 4-0 Bristol Rovers, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-0 |
Last 5 Games | LLDDW |

🟨 21 Jan 1961, Villa 2-2 Blackburn, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | LDDWD |

🟨 28 Jan 1961, FA Cup, Villa 1-1 Peterborough, London Road

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | DDWDD |

🟩 1 Feb 1961, FA Cup, Villa 2-1 Peterborough, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | DWDDW |

🟨 4 Feb 1961, Villa 1-1 Manchester United, Old Trafford

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDDWD |

Referee: R. E. Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Monmouth 🆘
🆘 Letting two players score a penalty

🟩 6 Feb 1961, League Cup, Villa 5-3 Plymouth, Home Park

Manager: Joe Mercer | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Ellesmere Port, 1958-1964
Referee: R. E. Smith | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁷󠁬󠁳󠁿 | Monmouth 🆘
HT Score: 🟥 1-2
FT Result: 🟩 Won
FT Score: 🟩 5-3
Last 5: 🟨 🟨 🟩 🟥 🟩

🥅 | 11’ Goal, 0-1, (Plymouth Argyle), Wilf Carter
💥 | Penalty awarded to Plymouth Argyle for handball by Vic Crowe
💥 | Nigel Sims saves Wilf Carter penalty
💥 | Referee Smith orders retake due to encroachment
💥 | Carter on penalty spot passed to Johnny Newman who scores past Sims
🥅 | Goal, 0-2, (Plymouth Argyle), Johnny Newman
⚽ | 45’ Goal, 1-2, Harry Burrows
🕒 | HT Plymouth Argyle 2-1 Aston Villa
⚽ | 59’ Goal, 2-2, Alan O’Neill, Assist by Jimmy MacEwan
⚽ | 63’ Goal, 3-2, Gerry Hitchens, Assist by Jimmy MacEwan
⚽ | 70’ Goal, 4-2, Gerry Hitchens
🥅 | Goal, 4-3, (Plymouth Argyle), Johnny Williams
⚽ | 88’ Goal, 5-3, Gerry Hitchens, Assist by Harry Burrows
🕒 | FT Plymouth Argyle 3-5 Aston Villa

🟥 11 Feb 1961, Villa 1-2 Spurs, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWDWL |

🟥 18 February 1961, FA Cup, Villa 0-2 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | WDWLL |

🟩 22 February 1961, League Cup, Villa 3-0 Wrexham, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLW |

🟥 25 Feb 1961, Villa 1-2 Newcastle, St James' Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWL |

🟨 4 Mar 1961, Villa 2-2 Arsenal, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | LLWLD |

🟨 11 Mar 1961, Villa 1-1 Birmingham, St Andrew's

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LWLDD |

🟩 22 Mar 1961, Villa 2-1 Everton, Goodison Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLDDW |

🟨 25 Mar 1961, Villa 1-1 Burnley, Turf Moor

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LDDWD |

🟥 28 Mar 1961, Villa 0-1 Albion, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | DDWDL |

🟥 1 Apr 1961, Villa 1-2 Forest, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWDLL |

🟥 3 Apr 1961, Villa 0-3 Bolton, Burnden Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-3 |
Last 5 Games | WDLLL |

🟩 4 Apr 1961, Villa 4-0 Bolton, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-0 |
Last 5 Games | DLLLW |

🟨 8 Apr 1961, Villa 1-1 Fulham, Craven Cottage

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLLWD |

🟨 10 Apr 1961, League Cup, Villa 1-1 Burnley, Turf Moor

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLWDD |

🟩 15 Apr 1961, Villa 1-0 Preston, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | LWDDW |

🟥 19 Apr 1961, Villa 1-3 Leicester, Filbert Street

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | WDDWL |

🟥 22 Apr 1961, Villa 1-4 Manchester City, Maine Road

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-4 |
Last 5 Games | DDWLL |

🟨 26 Apr 1961, League Cup, Villa 2-2 Burnley, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
AET Result | Drew |
AET Score | 2-2 |
Aggregate Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLD |

🟩 29 Apr 1961, Villa 4-1 Wednesday, Villa Park

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLLDW |

🟩 2 May 1961, League Cup, Villa 2-1 Burnley, Old Trafford

Manager | Joe Mercer |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLDWW |

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