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1965-66

Referee: Frank Cowan

🟥 21 August 1965, Villa 0-1 Sheffield United, Bramall Lane.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Frank Cowan, Oldham |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | DWDWL |

HT Sheffield United 0-0 Aston Villa
65’ Goal, 0-1, (Sheffield United), Birchenhall
FT Sheffield United 0-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown

🟥 23 August 1965, Villa 0-2 Leeds, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | WDWLL |

1’ Debut, Willie Hamilton
Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United), Peacock
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Leeds United
Goal, 0-2, (Leeds United), Cooper
FT Aston Villa 0-2 Leeds United

Referee: Vernon Batty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Cheshire, 1962-1973
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟨 28 August 1965, Villa 2-2 Leicester, Villa Park.

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: Vernon Batty | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Cheshire, 1962-1973
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWLLD |

38’ Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City), Sjoberg
HT Aston Villa 0-1 Leicester City
53’ Goal, 0-2, (Leicester City), Sinclair
59’ Goal, 1-2, Tony Hateley, pen
75’ Goal, 2-2, Charlie Aitken, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
FT Aston Villa 2-2 Leicester City

Referee: L. W. Faulkner

🟥 1 September 1965, Villa 0-2 Leeds, Elland Road.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | L. W. Faulkner, Liverpool |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLLDL |

35’ Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United), Peacock
37’ Goal, 0-2, (Leeds United), Peacock
HT Leeds United 2-0 Aston Villa
FT Leeds United 2-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown

🟩 4 September 1965, Villa 2-0 Blackburn, Ewood Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLW |

10’ Goal, 0-1, Tony Hateley, Assist by Charlie Aitken
17’ Goal, 0-2, Tony Hateley
HT Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Aston Villa
FT Blackburn Rovers 0-2 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown

🟩 6 September 1965, Villa 3-1 Sunderland, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-1 |
Last 5 Games | LDLWW |

HT Aston Villa 0-0 Sunderland
46’ Goal, 1-0, Willie Hamilton
74’ Goal, 1-1, (Sunderland), Mulhall
79’ Goal, 2-1, Bobby Park, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
88’ Goal, 3-1, Tony Hateley, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
FT Aston Villa 3-1 Sunderland

Referee: Geoff Martin

🟩 11 September 1965, Villa 3-0 Blackpool, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Geoff Martin, Whitchurch |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DLWWW |

34’ Goal, 1-0, Willie Hamilton
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Blackpool
55’ Goal, 2-0, Phil Woosnam, Assist by Willie Hamilton
65’ Goal, 3-0, Bobby Park, Assist by Willie Hamilton
FT Aston Villa 3-0 Blackpool

Referee: Unknown

🟥 15 September 1965, Villa 0-2 Sunderland, Roker Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |

10’ Goal, 0-1, (Sunderland), Sharkey
45’ Goal, 0-2, (Sunderland), Baxter
HT Sunderland 2-0 Aston Villa
FT Sunderland 2-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Haydn Davies

🟩 18 September 1965, Villa 6-3 Fulham, Craven Cottage.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Haydn Davies, Glamorgan |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 6-3 |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |

2’ Goal, 1-0, Tony Hateley
22’ Goal, 2-0, Phil Woosnam
39’ Goal, 2-1, (Fulham), Leggat
HT Fulham 2-1 Aston Villa
50’ Goal, 2-2, (Fulham), Leggat
52’ Goal, 2-3, (Fulham), Leggat
62’ Goal, 3-3, Mike Tindall
66’ Goal, 4-3, Tony Hateley
68’ Goal, 5-3, Johnny MacLeod
76’ Goal, 6-3, Willie Hamilton
FT Fulham 3-6 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown

🟩 21 September 1965, Villa 3-2 Swansea, Vetch Field.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWW |

12’ Player leaves field of play, Swansea Town), Hughes
34’ Goal, 0-1, (Swansea Town), Ivor Allchurch
45’+ Goal, 1-1, Johnny MacLeod
HT Swansea Town 1-1 Aston Villa
46’ Goal, 2-1, Phil Woosnam, Assist by Willie Hamilton
Goal, 2-2, (Swansea Town), Todd
Goal, 3-2, Phil Woosnam
FT Swansea Town 2-3 Aston Villa

Referee: Keith Walker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Preston, 1961-1973
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟩 25 September 1965, Villa 3-2 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: Keith Walker | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Preston, 1961-1973
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |

10’ Sub off, Tony Hateley, Sub on, Graham Parker
12’ Goal, 1-0, Bobby Park, Assist by Willie Hamilton
22’ Goal, 2-0, Phil Woosnam
HT Aston Villa 2-0 Tottenham Hotspur
50’ Goal, 3-0, Willie Hamilton
53’ Goal, 3-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Norman
85’ Goal, 3-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), Robertson
FT Aston Villa 3-2 Tottenham Hotspur

Referee: Hugh Wilson

🟥 2 October 1965, Villa 1-3 Liverpool, Anfield.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Hugh Wilson, Stockton on Tees |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |

12’ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool), Thompson
HT Liverpool 1-0 Aston Villa
56’ Goal, 0-2, (Liverpool), Thompson
87’ Goal, 1-2, Phil Woosnam
88’ Goal, 1-3, (Liverpool), Ian St. John
FT Liverpool 3-1 Aston Villa

Referee: Ernest Crawford

🟥 9 October 1965, Villa 0-1 Newcastle, St James' Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Ernest Crawford, Doncaster |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | WWWLL |

1’ Debut, Tony Scott
HT Newcastle United 0-0 Aston Villa
47’ Goal, 1-0, (Newcastle United), McGarry
FT Newcastle United 1-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown

🟩 13 October 1965, League Cup, Villa 2-1 Sunderland, Roker Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | WWLLW |

8’ Goal, 1-0, Mike Tindall, Assist by Phil Woosnam
Player left field injured, (Sunderland), Parke
Goal, 2-0, Phil Woosnam
Player returned to field of play, (Sunderland), Parke
HT Sunderland 0-2 Aston Villa
64’ Goal, 2-1, (Sunderland), McNab
FT Sunderland 1-2 Aston Villa

Referee: R.A. Paine

🟨 16 October 1965, Villa 1-1 Albion, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | R.A. Paine, Southall |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WLLWD |

HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
67’ Goal, 1-0, Dave Pountney, Assist by Willie Hamilton
79’ Goal, 1-1, (West Bromwich Albion), Jeff Astle
FT Aston Villa 1-1 West Bromwich Albion

Referee: Norman Burtenshaw | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Great Yarmouth, 1962-1973
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟩 23 October 1965, Villa 2-1 Forest, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Norman Burtenshaw, Great Yarmouth |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLWDW |

9’ Goal, 1-0, Phil Woosnam, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
26’ Goal, 1-1, (Nottingham Forest), Hinton
HT Nottingham Forest 1-1 Aston Villa
55’ Goal, 2-1, Tony Hateley
FT Nottingham Forest 1-2 Aston Villa

Referee: A.R. Weller

🟩 30 October 1965, Villa 2-0 Wednesday, Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | A.R. Weller, Bromley |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | LWDWW |

25’ Goal, 1-0, Tony Scott, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
HT Aston Villa 1-0 Sheffield Wednesday
83’ Sub off, Phil Woosnam. Sub on, Dave Pountney
90’ Goal, 2-0, Tony Hateley, Assist by Johnny MacLeod
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Sheffield Wednesday

Referee: Unknown

🟨 3 November 1965, League Cup, Villa 1-1 Fulham. Craven Cottage.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDWWD |

45’ Goal, 0-1, (Fulham), Johnny Haynes
HT Fulham 1-0 Aston Villa
80’ Goal, 1-1, Barry Stobart, Assist by Alan Deakin
FT Fulham 1-1 Aston Villa

Ken Stokes

🟥 6 November 1965, Villa 1-2 Northampton. County Ground.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Ken Stokes, Newark |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | DWWDL |

9’ Goal, 0-1, (Northampton Town), Hall
10’ Goal, 0-2, (Northampton Town), Hall
HT Northampton Town 2-0 Aston Villa
59’ Goal, 1-2, Bobby Park
FT Northampton Town 2-1 Aston Villa

🟩 8 November 1965, League Cup, Villa 2-0 Fulham. Villa Park.

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WWDLW |

HT Aston Villa 0-0 Fulham
52’ Goal, 1-0, Phil Woosnam, Assist by Tony Scott
Player left field injured, John Sleeuwenhoek
87’ Goal, 2-0, Phil Woosnam, Assist by Tony Scott
FT Aston Villa 2-0 Fulham

Referee: Jim Finney | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hereford, 1959-1972
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟥 13 Nov 1965. Villa 0-1 Stoke, Villa Park

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: Jim Finney | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Hereford, 1959-1972
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-1 |
Last 5 Games | WDLWL |

🟥 17 Nov 1965, League Cup, Villa 1-3 Albion, The Hawthorns

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | DLWLL |

Norman Callender

🟥 20 Nov 1965, Villa 1-3 Burnley, Turf Moor

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Norman Callender, Richmond |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-3 |
Last 5 Games | DLWLL |

Referee: Haydn Davies

🟥 27 Nov 1965, Villa 2-4 Chelsea, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Haydn Davies, Glamorgan |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-4 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLL |

Referee: Maurice Fussey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Retford, 1960-1972
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟨 4 Dec 1965, Villa 3-3 Arsenal, Highbury

Manager | Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: Maurice Fussey | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Retford, 1960-1972
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 3-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLLLD |

Referee: Geoff Powell

🟩 11 Dec 1965, Villa 3-2 Everton, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Geoff Powell, Newport |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-2 |
Last 5 Games | LLLDW |

🟩 1 Jan 1966, Villa 4-2 Newcastle, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 4-2 |
Last 5 Games | LLDWW |

Referee: Peter Baldwin | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Cleveland, 1962-1974
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards:

🟥 8 Jan 1966, Villa 0-2 Everton, Goodison Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Peter Baldwin, Middlesbrough |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | LDWWL |

Referee: Fred Duxbury

🟩 15 Jan 1966, Villa 3-0 Forest, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Fred Duxbury, Preston |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DWWLW |

Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟥 22 Jan 1966, FA Cup, Villa 1-2 Leicester, Villa Park

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWL |

Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟥 29 Jan 1966, Villa 0-2 Sheffield United, Villa Park

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | WWLWL |

Leslie Hamer

🟥 5 Feb 1966, Villa 1-2 Leicester, Filbert Street

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Leslie Hamer, Lancashire |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLL |

🟥 7 Feb 1966, Villa 1-2 West Ham, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWLLL |

🟨 11 Feb 1966, Villa 2-2 Albion, The Hawthorns

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 2-2 |
Last 5 Games | WLLLD |

Referee: J.E. Carr

🟩 19 Feb 1966, Villa 3-1 Blackburn, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | J.E. Carr, Sheffield |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLLDW |

Referee: Keith Styles | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Barnsley, 1967-1979
Previous 5:
Last Match: None
Cards:

🟩 26 Feb 1966, Villa 1-0 Blackpool, Bloomfield Road

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Keith Styles, Barnsley |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 1-0 |
Last 5 Games | LLDWW |

Referee: D.F. Wells

🟥 5 Mar 1966, Villa 2-4 West Ham, Upton Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | D.F. Wells, Luton |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-4 |
Last 5 Games | LDWWL |

Referee: Peter Bye

🟥 12 Mar 1966, Villa 2-5 Fulham, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Peter Bye, Bedford |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 2-5 |
Last 5 Games | DWWLL |

Referee: Peter Walters | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Somerset, 1965-1976
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟨 19 Mar 1966, Villa 5-5 Spurs, White Hart Lane

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee: Peter Walters | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Somerset, 1965-1976
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 5-5 |
Last 5 Games | WWLLD |

Referee: Harry New | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | 1960-1975
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟥 26 Mar 1966, Villa 0-3 Liverpool, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Harry New, Havant |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-3 |
Last 5 Games | WLLDL |

Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

🟥 2 Apr 1966, Villa 1-2 Northampton, Villa Park

Manager: Dick Taylor | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Wolverhampton, 1964-1967
Referee: George McCabe | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 | Sheffield, 1954-1969
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLL |

🟨 6 Apr 1966, Villa 1-1 Manchester United, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Drew |
FT Score | 1-1 |
Last 5 Games | LDLLD |

Referee: Dennis Pritchard

🟥 9 Apr 1966, Villa 0-2, Stoke, Victoria Ground

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Dennis Pritchard, Blackpool |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | DLLDL |

Geoffrey Roper

🟩 16 Apr 1966, Villa 2-1 Burnley, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Geoffrey Roper, Stowmarket |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-1 |
Last 5 Games | LLDLW |

🟥 27 Apr 1966, Villa 0-2 Wednesday, Hillsborough

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 0-2 |
Last 5 Games | LDLWL |

Referee: Colin Cooke

🟩 30 Apr 1966, Villa 3-0 Arsenal, Villa Park

Manager | Dick Taylor |
Referee | Colin Cooke, Lancashire |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 3-0 |
Last 5 Games | DLWLW |

🟥 9 May 1966, Villa 1-6 Manchester United, Old Trafford

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-6 |
Last 5 Games | LWLWL |

🟩 16 May 1966, Villa 2-0 Chelsea, Stamford Bridge

Manager | Dick Taylor |
FT Result | Won |
FT Score | 2-0 |
Last 5 Games | WLWLW |

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