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/Right back Pat Rice
Defender Sammy Nelson
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
Defender/Midfielder Leighton Phillips
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