Birmingham City v Aston Villa, 23 May 1963

Score3-1 to Birmingham City
RefereeE Crawford
CompetitionLeague Cup Final 1st leg
VenueSt Andrew's
Attendance31,580
Kick Off: Unknown Cup Final 1st Leg

3 Birmingham City

Manager: Gil Merrick

1 Aston Villa

Manager: Joe Mercer

Goals:

Ken Leek 14 G
Ken Leek 52 G
Jimmy Bloomfield 66 G

Goals:

Bobby Thomson 83 G

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Johnny Schofield
Defender/Centre back Terry Hennessey
Defender/Centre back Trevor Smith (captain)
Full back Colin Green
Full back Stan Lynn
Midfielder Bertie Auld
Midfielder Malcolm Beard
Midfielder Jimmy Bloomfield
Midfielder Mike Hellawell
Centre forward Ken Leek
Forward Jimmy Harris

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Nigel Sims
Full back Cammie Fraser
Full back Gordon Lee
Left back Charlie Aitken
Centre half John Sleeuwenhoek
Wing half Vic Crowe
Outside Left Harry Burrows
Wing Half/Inside forward Bobby Thomson
Forward/Midfielder George Graham
Inside forward Alan Baker
Inside Forward/Wing half Ron Wylie