Aston Villa v Manchester United, 08 September 1979

Score3-0 to Manchester United
CompetitionLeague Division One
VenueVilla Park
Attendance34,859

Goals:

Goals:

Steve Coppell G
Mickey Thomas G
Ashley Grimes G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Jimmy Rimmer
Right back John Gidman
Defender/Right back Kenny Swain
Defender Allan Evans
Defender/Centre back Ken McNaught
Midfielder Gordon Cowans
Midfielder Tony Morley
Midfielder Dennis Mortimer
Midfielder Gary Shelton
Forward John Deehan
Forward Gary Shaw

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Gary Bailey
Defender Martin Buchan
Defender Jimmy Nicholl
Defender/Centre back Gordon McQueen
Defender/Left back Arthur Albiston
Midfielder Steve Coppell
Midfielder Mickey Thomas
Midfielder Ray Wilkins
Midfielder/Forward Sammy McIlroy
Forward Joe Jordan
Forward Lou Macari

Substitutions:

Joe Ward for Gary Shelton

Substitutions:

Ashley Grimes for Joe Jordan

On the bench:

Forward Joe Ward

On the bench:

Midfielder Ashley Grimes