Aston Villa v Liverpool, 02 March 1997

Score1-0 to Aston Villa
RefereeSteve Dunn
CompetitionPremier League
VenueVilla Park
Attendance39,339
David Hughes made his debut after joining as a trainee.

1 Aston Villa

Manager: Brian Little

0 Liverpool

Manager: Roy Evans

Goals:

Ian Taylor 83 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Mark Bosnich
Defender Steve Staunton
Defender/Centre back Ugo Ehiogu
Defender/Centre back Gareth Southgate
Defender/Left back Alan Wright
Midfielder Mark Draper
Midfielder Ian Taylor
Midfielder Andy Townsend
Forward Savo Milosevic
Forward Dwight Yorke

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper David James
Defender Mark Wright
Defender/Midfielder Dominic Matteo
Midfielder Jason McAteer
Midfielder Steve McManaman
Midfielder Jamie Redknapp
Forward John Barnes
Forward Stan Collymore
Forward Robbie Fowler

Substitutions:

David Hughes for Steve Staunton 46

Substitutions:

Patrik Berger for Stan Collymore 54

Cards:

Cards:

Stan Collymore Y

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Michael Oakes
Defender/Centre back David Hughes
Midfielder Lee Hendrie
Forward Julian Joachim
Forward Tommy Johnson

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Tony Warner
Defender Steve Harkness
Defender/Centre back Neil Ruddock
Midfielder Patrik Berger
Midfielder/Forward Mark Kennedy

Comments:

League position: 5th

Comments:

League position: 2nd