Aston Villa v Arsenal, 08 September 1951

Score1-0 to Aston Villa
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueVilla Park
Attendance56,860

Goals:

Tommy Thompson G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Full back Peter Aldis
Full back Harry Parkes
Centre half Frank Moss
Midfielder Danny Blanchflower
Centre Half/Goalkeeper Con Martin
Outside right Herbert Smith
Centre forward Derek Pace
Winger Billy Goffin
Inside forward Johnny Dixon
Inside forward Tommy Thompson
Left Back/Wing Half/Forward Dickie Dorsett

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper George Swindin
Full back Walley Barnes
Full back Lionel Smith
Centre half Ray Daniel
Wing half Alex Forbes
Wing half Dave Bowen
Centre forward Cliff Holton
Winger Don Roper
Winger Freddie Cox
Inside forward Doug Lishman
Inside forward Jimmy Logie