Arsenal v Aston Villa, 25 April 1977

Score3-0 to Arsenal
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueHighbury
Attendance23,961
Wilf Rostron made his final appearance before moving to Sunderland in July.

Goals:

George Armstrong G
Malcolm Macdonald G
Sammy Nelson G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Rimmer
Defender Sammy Nelson
Defender Pat Rice
Defender/Centre back David O'Leary
Defender/Centre back Willie Young
Midfielder George Armstrong
Midfielder Liam Brady
Midfielder Alan Hudson
Midfielder John Matthews
Forward Frank Stapleton

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper John Burridge
Central defender Charlie Young
Full back John Robson
Full back Gordon Smith
Midfielder Gordon Cowans
Midfielder Alex Cropley
Midfielder David Hughes
Forward John Deehan
Forward Andy Gray
Forward Brian Little

Substitutions:

Wilf Rostron for Liam Brady

Substitutions:

Keith Masefield for David Hughes

On the bench:

Left back Wilf Rostron

On the bench:

Full back Keith Masefield