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1980-81

Referee: George Flint | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kirkby-in-Ashfield, 1973โ€“1982
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 16 August 1980, Villa 2-0 Leeds, Elland Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: George Flint | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kirkby-in-Ashfield, 1973โ€“1982
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿฅ… | 2โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United, pen), Byron Stevenson
โšฝ | 44โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Tony Morley, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Leeds United 1-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 59โ€™ Goal, 2-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Leeds United 1-2 Aston Villa

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Gary Williams, Foul

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 20 August 1980, Villa 1-0 Norwich, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Norwich City
โšฝ | 76' Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Tony Morley
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Norwich City

Referee: Alan Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Newcastle upon Tyne, 1978โ€“1986 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Poor decision for a non-existent penalty that gave the Manchester minnows a lifeline
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸจ 23 August 1980, Villa 2-2 Manchester City, Maine Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Alan Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Newcastle upon Tyne, 1978โ€“1986
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 2-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

โšฝ | 9โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Manchester City 0-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 75โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿฅ… | 83โ€™ Goal, 2-1, (Manchester City, pen), Dennis Tueart
๐Ÿฅ… | 88โ€™ Goal, 2-2, (Manchester City), Ray Ranson
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Manchester City 2-2 Aston Villa

Referee: Clive White | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Harrow, 1973-1983 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Repeatedly failed to penalise Leeds' regular trangressions including at least two nailed on penalty claims
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 27 August 1980, League Cup, Villa 1-0 Leeds, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Clive White | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Harrow, 1973-1983 ๐Ÿ†˜
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 9' Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Leeds United
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Leeds United

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Allan Evans, Foul

Referee: Alan Porter | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bolton, 1973โ€“1981
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 30 August 1980, Villa 1-0 Coventry, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Alan Porter | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bolton, 1973โ€“1981
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Coventry City
โšฝ | 65โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Coventry City

Referee: Unknown
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 3 September 1980, League Cup, Villa 3-1 Leeds, Elland Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-1
Aggregate Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
Aggregate Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 4-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 6' Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe
๐Ÿฅ… | 13' Goal, 1-1, (Leeds United), Arthur Graham
โšฝ | 45' Goal, 2-1, Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Leeds United 1-2 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 72' Goal, 3-1, Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Leeds United 1-3 Aston Villa

๐Ÿ” | Sub off, Gary Shaw, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Ken McNaught, Foul

Referee: Mike Bidmead | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kingston, 1979-1981
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸฅ 6 September 1980, Villa 0-1 Ipswich, Portman Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Mike Bidmead | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kingston, 1979-1981
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Ipswich Town 0-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿฅ… | 56โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Ipswich Town), Frans Thijssen
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Ipswich Town 1-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Brian Daniels | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Essex, 1968-1983
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸฅ 13 September 1980, Villa 0-2 Everton, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Brian Daniels | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Essex, 1968-1983
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-2
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿฅ… | 32โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Everton), Mike Lyons
๐Ÿฅ… | 36โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (Everton), Peter Eastoe
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-2 Everton
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 0-2 Everton

Referee: Peter Reeves | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 1972โ€“1981 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Undermined the flow of the game with his pernickity approach.
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 20 September 1980, Villa 2-1 Wolves, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Peter Reeves | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 1972โ€“1981 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 4โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Emlyn Hughes
๐ŸŸจ | 45' Booking, Peter Withe, Dissent
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers
๐Ÿฅ… | 69โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Mel Eves
โšฝ | 84โ€™ Goal, 2-1, David Geddis, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Wolverhampton Wanderers

Referee: Colin Downey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Hounslow, 1977-1988
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 23 September 1980, League Cup, Villa 1-2 Cambridge, Abbey Stadium.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Colin Downey | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Hounslow, 1977-1988
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 1-2
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 1-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ

โšฝ | 6โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Des Bremner
๐Ÿฅ… | 8โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Cambridge United), Tommy Finney
๐Ÿฅ… | 18โ€™ Goal, 2-1, (Cambridge United), Steve Spriggs
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Cambridge United 2-1 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ” | 63' Sub off, Tony Morley, Sub on, Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Cambridge United 2-1 Aston Villa

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Dennis Mortimer, Foul
๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Colin Gibson, Foul

Referee: Dennis Hedges | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Oxford, 1979-1990 ๐Ÿ†˜
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 27 September 1980, Villa 1-0 Palace, Selhurst Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Dennis Hedges | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Oxford, 1979-1990
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Crystal Palace 0-0 Aston Villa
๐ŸŸจ | 70' Booking, Peter Withe, Dissent
โšฝ | 86โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Crystal Palace 0-1 Aston Villa

Referee: Tony Glasson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Salisbury, 1973-1983
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 4 October 1980, Villa 4-0 Sunderland, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Tony Glasson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Salisbury, 1973-1983
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 4-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 44โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Sunderland
โšฝ | 59โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Tony Morley
โšฝ | 76โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Gordon Cowans
โšฝ | 84โ€™ Goal, 4-0, Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 4-0 Sunderland

๐Ÿ” | Sub off, Colin Gibson, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

๐ŸŸจ 8 October 1980, Villa 3-3 Manchester United, Old Trafford.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 1-2
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 3-3
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

โšฝ | 15โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿฅ… | 35โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Manchester United, pen), Sammy McIlroy
๐Ÿฅ… | 36โ€™ Goal, 1-2, (Manchester United), Steve Coppell
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Manchester United 2-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 55โ€™ Goal, 2-2, Gordon Cowans (pen)
๐Ÿฅ… | 58โ€™ Goal, 2-3, (Manchester United), Sammy McIlroy
โšฝ | 69โ€™ Goal, 3-3, Gary Shaw, Assist by Kenny Swain
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Manchester United 3-3 Aston Villa

Referee: Neville Ashley | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Nantwich, 1974-1988
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 11 October 1980, Villa 2-1 Birmingham, St Andrew's.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Neville Ashley | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Nantwich, 1974-1988
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 36โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gordon Cowans (pen)
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Birmingham City 0-1 Aston Villa
๐Ÿฅ… | 49โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Birmingham City, pen), Frank Worthington
โšฝ | 85โ€™ Goal, 2-1, Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Birmingham City 1-2 Aston Villa

Referee: Trelford Mills | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Barnsley, 1976-1990
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 18 October 1980, Villa 3-0 Tottenham, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Trelford Mills | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Barnsley, 1976-1990
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 39โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Tottenham Hotspur
โšฝ | 46โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
โšฝ | 82โ€™ Goal, 3-0, Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 3-0 Tottenham Hotspur

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Peter Withe, Dissent

Referee: Unknown
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 22 October 1980, Villa 4-1 Brighton, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 4-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿฅ… | 27โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Brighton & Hove Albion), John Gregory
โšฝ | 39โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Brighton & Hove Albion
โšฝ | 47โ€™ Goal, 2-1, Peter Withe, Assist by Kenny Swain
โšฝ | 55โ€™ Goal, 3-1, Des Bremner, Assist by Allan Evans
โšฝ | 60โ€™ Goal, 4-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Colin Gibson
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 4-1 Brighton & Hove Albion

Referee: Clive Thomas | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Treorchy, 1966โ€“1984
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 25 October 1980, Villa 2-1 Southampton, The Dell.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Clive Thomas | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Treorchy, 1966โ€“1984
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 15โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐ŸŸจ | 37' Booking, Kenny Swain, Foul
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Southampton 0-1 Aston Villa
๐Ÿฅ… | 59โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Southampton), Steve Moran
โšฝ | 68โ€™ Goal, 2-1, Peter Withe, Assist by Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Southampton 1-2 Aston Villa

๐Ÿ” | Sub off, Tony Morley, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy

Referee: Ron Bridges | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Deeside, 1978-1989
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๐ŸŸฉ 1 November 1980, Villa 2-0 Leicester, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Ron Bridges | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Deeside, 1978-1989
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ” | 38' Sub off, Eamonn Deacy, Sub on, Gary Williams
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Leicester City
โšฝ | 65โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Kenny Swain
โšฝ | 69โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Leicester City

Referee: John Hunting | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 1968-1984
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸจ 1 November 1980, Villa 0-0 Albion, The Hawthorns.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: John Hunting | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Leicester, 1968-1984
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT West Bromwich Albion 0-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ•’ | FT West Bromwich Albion 0-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Unknown
Cards:

๐ŸŸฉ 12 November 1980, Villa 3-1 Norwich, Carrow Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Unknown
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿฅ… | 21โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Norwich City), Graham Paddon
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Norwich City 1-0 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 61โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Peter Withe
โšฝ | 84' Goal, 2-1, Gary Shaw
โšฝ | 90' Goal, 3-1, Allan Evans, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Norwich City 1-3 Aston Villa

Referee: Eric Read | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bristol, 1974-1985
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸจ 15 November 1980, Villa 1-1 Leeds, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Eric Read | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bristol, 1974-1985
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

๐Ÿฅ… | 11โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Leeds United), Alejandro Sabella
โšฝ | 37โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Tony Morley
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-1 Leeds United
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Leeds United

Referee: Peter Richardson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Lincoln, 1974-1982 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Only had eyes for penalising Villa's play, including a ban inducing booking for Withe, before allowing play to continue after the allotted 90 to leave Dalglish free to score an undeserved winner.
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 22 November 1980, Villa 1-2 Liverpool, Anfield.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Peter Richardson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Lincoln, 1974-1982 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 1-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐ŸŸจ | 35' Booking, Peter Withe, Foul
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Liverpool 0-0 Aston Villa
๐ŸŸจ | 51' Booking, Allan Evans, Foul
๐Ÿฅ… | 66โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Liverpool), Kenny Dalglish
โšฝ | 78โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Allan Evans, Assist by Ken McNaught
๐Ÿฅ… | 90โ€™+1 Goal, 1-2, (Liverpool), Kenny Dalglish
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Liverpool 2-1 Aston Villa

Referee: Neil Midgley | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Salford, 1977-1992 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Failed to award handball due to a premature whistle before declining to caution Talbot for a reckless tackle from behind.
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Cards: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸจ 29 November 1980, Villa 1-1 Arsenal, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Neil Midgley | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Salford, 1977-1992 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Arsenal
โšฝ | 57โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿฅ… | 73โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Arsenal), Brian Talbot
๐ŸŸฅ | 89โ€™ Sending off, (Arsenal), Alan Sunderland, Dissent
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-1 Arsenal

Referee: Mike Peck | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kendal, 1977-1995
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 6 December 1980, Villa 1-2 Middlesbrough, Ayresome Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Mike Peck | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kendal, 1977-1995
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 1-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Middlesbrough 0-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿฅ… | 83โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Middlesbrough), Craig Johnston
โšฝ | 84โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿฅ… | 88โ€™ Goal, 1-2, (Middlesbrough), David Shearer
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Middlesbrough 2-1 Aston Villa

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Allan Evans, Foul
๐ŸŸจ | Booking, David Geddis, Foul

Referee: Keith Hackett | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Sheffield, 1976-1994
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 13 December 1980, Villa 3-0 Birmingham, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Keith Hackett | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Sheffield, 1976-1994
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 Birmingham City
โšฝ | 64โ€™ Goal, 1-0, David Geddis, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
โšฝ | 77โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by David Geddis
โšฝ | 83โ€™ Goal, 3-0, David Geddis, Assist by Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 3-0 Birmingham City

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Ken McNaught, Dissent

Referee: Ray Lewis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Surrey, 1975-1993
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 20 December 1980, Villa 0-1 Brighton, Goldstone Ground.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Ray Lewis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Surrey, 1975-1993
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿ’ฅ | 5' Player left field of play injured, Ken McNaught
๐Ÿ’ฅ | 10' Player returned to field of play injured, Ken McNaught
๐Ÿฅ… | 15โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Brighton & Hove Albion), Mike Robinson
๐ŸŸจ | 36' Booking, Ken McNaught, Foul
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ’ฅ | Player left field of play injured, David Geddis
๐Ÿ’ฅ | Free kick awarded against Villa who thought the referee had stopped play to allow for the substitution
๐Ÿ” | 68' Sub off, David Geddis, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Brighton & Hove Albion 1-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Mark Scott | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Nottingham, 1978-1987
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๐ŸŸฉ 26 December 1980, Villa 1-0 Stoke, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Mark Scott | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Nottingham, 1978-1987
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 38โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Stoke City
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Stoke City

Referee: Pat Partridge | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | County Durham, 1966โ€“1981 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Missed a handball penalty before incorrectly disallowing an onside goal
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸจ 27 December 1980, Villa 2-2 Forest, City Ground.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Pat Partridge | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | County Durham, 1966โ€“1981 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 2-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

โšฝ | 16โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Own Goal, Larry Lloyd
๐Ÿฅ… | 41โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Nottingham Forest), Trevor Francis
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Nottingham Forest 1-1 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 67โ€™ Goal, 2-1, Gary Shaw, Assist by Kenny Swain
๐Ÿฅ… | 86โ€™ Goal, 2-2, (Nottingham Forest), Martin Oโ€™Neill
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Nottingham Forest 2-2 Aston Villa

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Allan Evans, Foul

Referee: George Courtney | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Spennymoor, 1974-1992
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 3 January 1981, FA Cup, Villa 0-1 Ipswich, Portman Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: George Courtney | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Spennymoor, 1974-1992
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿฅ… | 14โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Ipswich Town), Paul Mariner
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Ipswich Town 1-0 Aston Villa
๐ŸŸจ | 53' Booking, Peter Withe, Foul
๐Ÿ” | 74' Sub off, Tony Morley, Sub on, David Geddis
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Ipswich Town 1-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Don Shaw | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Sandbach, 1976-1988 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Out of step with the pace of the game
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 10 January 1981, Villa 2-0 Liverpool, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Don Shaw | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Sandbach, 1976-1988 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 19โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Liverpool
โšฝ | 82โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Dennis Mortimer, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Liverpool

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Ken McNaught, Foul

This game signified the final day of English football's use of the continental style card system. Originally used from 1976 to 1981, the use of coloured cards was suspended by the FA, who believed their existence stoked football violents. Cautions and sending offs were unaffected during the period but once again coloured cards were to no longer be shown on field.

Referee: Ken Salmon | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Southgate, 1974-1985 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Shocking failure to award a penalty on 54'
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 17 January 1981, Villa 2-1 Coventry, Highfield Road.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Ken Salmon | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Southgate, 1974-1985 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Coventry City 0-0 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 55' Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley
โšฝ | 65' Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Tony Morley
๐Ÿฅ… | 71' Goal, 2-1, (Coventry City), Mark Hateley
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Coventry City 1-2 Aston Villa

Referee: Brian Stevens | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Gloucester, 1976-1991
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 31 January 1981, Villa 1-0 Manchester City, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Brian Stevens | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Gloucester, 1976-1991
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 2' Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Manchester City
๐Ÿ” | 60' Sub off, Ken McNaught, Sub on, David Geddis
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 Manchester City

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Des Bremner, Professional Foul

Referee: Gwyn Owen | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Anglesey, 1972-1982
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Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 7 February 1981, Villa 3-1 Everton, Goodison Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Gwyn Owen | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ท๓ ฌ๓ ณ๓ ฟ | Anglesey, 1972-1982
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 3โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Tony Morley, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿฅ… | 30โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Everton, pen), Trevor Moss
โšฝ | 42' Goal, 2-1, Dennis Mortimer, Assist by Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Everton 1-2 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 71โ€™ Goal, 3-1, Gordon Cowans (pen)
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Everton 1-3 Aston Villa

Referee: David Richardson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Blackburn, 1972-1985
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๐ŸŸฉ 21 February 1981, Villa 2-1 Palace, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: David Richardson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Blackburn, 1972-1985
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 4โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Tony Morley
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Crystal Palace
๐Ÿ” | 49' Sub off, Gary Williams, Sub on, Colin Gibson
โšฝ | 70โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿฅ… | 71' Goal, 2-1, (Crystal Palace), Paul Hinshelwood
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Crystal Palace

Referee: Joe Worrall | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Warrington, 1976-1995
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Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 28 February 1981, Villa 1-0 Wolves, Molineux.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Joe Worrall | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Warrington, 1976-1995
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-0 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 83' Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Allan Evans
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-1 Aston Villa

Referee: Colin Seel | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Carlisle, 1973-1987 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ Total failure to control Sunderland's desperate fouls
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๐ŸŸฉ 7 March 1981, Villa 2-1 Sunderland, Roker Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
*Absent with illness*
Roy MacLaren (Caretaker) | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ณ๓ ฃ๓ ด๓ ฟ | Auchterarder, 1981
Referee: Colin Seel | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Carlisle, 1973-1987 ๐Ÿ†˜
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 2โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Allan Evans, Assist by Tony Morley, (75 Seconds)
โšฝ | 19โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Dennis Mortimer, Assist by Gordon Cowans
๐ŸŸจ | 23' Booking, Kenny Swain for complaining about a rash Sunderland tackle
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Sunderland 0-2 Aston Villa
๐Ÿฅ… | 68โ€™ Goal, 2-1, (Sunderland), Joe Hinnigan
๐Ÿ” | 85' Sub off, Ken McNaught, Sub on, Colin Gibson
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Sunderland 1-2 Aston Villa

Referee: Darryl Reeves | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Uxbridge, 1975-1989
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸจ 14 March 1981, Villa 3-3 Manchester United, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Darryl Reeves | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Uxbridge, 1975-1989
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 3-3
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

โšฝ | 16' Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Kenny Swain
โšฝ | 28' Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 2-0 Manchester United
๐Ÿฅ… | 46' Goal, 2-1, (Manchester United), Joe Jordan
๐Ÿฅ… | 66' Goal, 2-2, (Manchester United), Joe Jordan
โšฝ | 68' Goal, 3-2, Gary Shaw, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿฅ… | 88' Goal, 2-3, (Manchester United, pen), Sammy McIlroy
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 3-3 Manchester United

Referee: Les Burden | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Poole, 1975-1985
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฅ 21 March 1981, Villa 0-2 Tottenham, White Hart Lane.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Les Burden | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Poole, 1975-1985
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿฅ… | 41' Goal, 0-1, (Tottenham Hotspur), Garth Crooks
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ’ฅ | 64โ€™ Missed penalty, Gordon Cowans
๐Ÿฅ… | 73' Goal, 0-2, (Tottenham Hotspur), Steve Archibald
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Tottenham Hotspur 2-0 Aston Villa

Referee: Norman Glover | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Chorley, 1977-1986
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 28 March 1981, Villa 2-1 Southampton, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Norman Glover | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Chorley, 1977-1986
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿฅ… | 11โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Southampton), Allan Evans o.g.
โšฝ | 43โ€™ Goal, 1-1, Tony Morley, Assist by David Geddis
โšฝ | 45โ€™ Goal, 2-1, David Geddis, Assist by Gary Williams
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 2-1 Southampton
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-1 Southampton

๐ŸŸจ | Booking, Allan Evans, Foul

Referee: Terry Morris | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Rotherham, 1976-1982
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 4 April 1981, Villa 4-2 Leicester, Filbert Street.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Terry Morris | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Rotherham, 1976-1982
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 2-2
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 4-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿฅ… | 15' Goal, 0-1, (Leicester City, pen), Steve Lynex
โšฝ | 24' Goal, 1-1, Peter Withe, Assist by Gordon Cowans
โšฝ | 33' Goal, 2-1, Des Bremner, Assist by Gary Shaw
๐Ÿฅ… | 44' Goal, 2-2, (Leicester City), Steve Lynex
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Leicester City 2-2 Aston Villa
โšฝ | 49' Goal, 3-2, Peter Withe, Assist by Kenny Swain
โšฝ | 55' Goal, 4-2, Tony Morley, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Leicester City 2-4 Aston Villa

Referee: Lester Shapter | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Torquay, 1974-1992
Substitute Referee: Vic Wood
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 8 April 1981, Villa 1-0 Albion, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Lester Shapter | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Torquay, 1974-1992
Replaced by Vic Wood
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 0-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ

๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-0 West Bromwich Albion
โšฝ | 88โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-0 West Bromwich Albion

Referee: Brian Hill | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kettering, 1978-1995
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฅ 14 April 1981, Villa 1-2 Ipswich, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Brian Hill | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Kettering, 1978-1995
HT Score:
FT Result | Lost |
FT Score | 1-2 |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |

๐Ÿฅ… | 4โ€™ Goal, 0-1, (Ipswich Town), Alan Brazil
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 0-1 Ipswich Town
๐Ÿฅ… | 79โ€™ Goal, 0-2, (Ipswich Town), Eric Gates
โšฝ | 82โ€™ Goal, 1-2, Gary Shaw, Assist by Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 1-2 Ipswich Town

Referee: Ron Chadwick | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Darwen, 1975โ€“1983
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸฉ 18 April 1981, Villa 2-0 Forest, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Ron Chadwick | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Darwen, 1975โ€“1983
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 2-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 29' Goal, 1-0, Gordon Cowans (pen)
โšฝ | 45' Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Tony Morley
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 2-0 Nottingham Forest
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 2-0 Nottingham Forest

Referee: Peter Willis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bishop Auckland, 1972-1986
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: None

๐ŸŸจ 20 April 1981, Villa 1-1 Stoke, Victoria Ground.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Peter Willis | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Bishop Auckland, 1972-1986
HT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
FT Result: ๐ŸŸจ Drew
FT Score: ๐ŸŸจ 1-1
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ

โšฝ | 23โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿฅ… | 26โ€™ Goal, 1-1, (Stoke City), Brendan Oโ€™Callaghan
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Stoke City 1-1 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Stoke City 1-1 Aston Villa

๐Ÿ” | Sub off, Kenny Swain, Sub on, Eamonn Deacy

Referee: Mike Dimblebee | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Stevenage, 1980โ€“1988
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฉ 25 April 1981, Villa 3-0 Middlesbrough, Villa Park.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: Mike Dimblebee | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Stevenage, 1980โ€“1988
Kick off: 3.00pm
HT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 1-0
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฉ Won
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฉ 3-0
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ

โšฝ | 23โ€™ Goal, 1-0, Gary Shaw, Assist by Peter Withe
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Aston Villa 1-0 Middlesbrough
โšฝ | 51โ€™ Goal, 2-0, Peter Withe, Assist by Tony Morley
โšฝ | 80' Goal, 3-0, Allan Evans, Assist by Dennis Mortimer
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Aston Villa 3-0 Middlesbrough

Referee: David Hutchinson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | North Yorkshire, 1978-1990 ๐Ÿ†˜
๐Ÿ†˜ A truly shocking sequence of events saw the referee award a free kick to Villa but as the players walked away he changed his mind, awarded the free kick to Arsenal, allowed the kick to be taken quickly leaving Villa utterly and bewilderingly exposed.
Previous 5: 
Last Match: 
Cards: ๐ŸŸจ

๐ŸŸฅ 2 May 1981, Villa 0-2 Arsenal, Highbury.

Manager: Ron Saunders | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | Birkenhead, 1974-1982
Referee: David Hutchinson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ | North Yorkshire, 1978-1990 ๐Ÿ†˜
HT Score:
FT Result: ๐ŸŸฅ Lost
FT Score: ๐ŸŸฅ 0-2
Last 5: ๐ŸŸฅ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸจ ๐ŸŸฉ ๐ŸŸฅ

๐Ÿฅ… | 11' Goal, 0-1, (Arsenal), Willie Young
๐Ÿฅ… | 44' Goal, 0-2, (Arsenal), Brian McDermott
๐Ÿ•’ | HT Arsenal 2-0 Aston Villa
๐Ÿ•’ | FT Arsenal 2-0 Aston Villa

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