Aston Villa
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Last updated 07:21, January 8, 2012 (UTC).

Bristol Rovers and Aston Villa have met 16 times in competitive fixtures. Aston Villa have won ten times compared to Rovers' single win. There have been five draws.


  • Last Meeting: 7 January 2012 – Bristol Rovers 1–3 Aston Villa
  • Biggest Win: 14 September 1974 – Bristol Rovers 2–0 Aston Villa
  • Biggest Defeat: 9 January 1961 – Aston Villa 4–0 Bristol Rovers
  • Highest Aggregate Score: 16 January 1960 – Aston Villa 4–1 Bristol Rovers

Players to represent both clubsEdit

Below is an incomplete list of players to have represented both clubs

In addition to these the son of ex-Rovers player Paul Hendrie, Lee Hendrie, was an Aston Villa player. Former Gas manager Garry Thompson was also a Villa player.

Past meetingsEdit

5 September 1959Division TwoBristol Rovers1–1Aston Villa
16 January 1960Division TwoAston Villa4–1Bristol Rovers
7 January 1961FA CupBristol Rovers1–1Aston Villa
9 January 1961FA CupAston Villa4–0Bristol Rovers
30 September 1970Division ThreeAston Villa1–1Bristol Rovers
17 November 1970League CupBristol Rovers1–1Aston Villa
25 November 1970League CupAston Villa1–0Bristol Rovers
9 January 1971Division ThreeBristol Rovers1–2Aston Villa
2 October 1971Division ThreeBristol Rovers0–1Aston Villa
3 April 1972Division ThreeAston Villa2–1Bristol Rovers
14 September 1974Division TwoBristol Rovers2–0Aston Villa
26 December 1974Division TwoAston Villa1–0Bristol Rovers
4 January 1980FA CupBristol Rovers1–2Aston Villa
2 January 1993FA CupAston Villa1–1Bristol Rovers
20 January 1993FA CupBristol Rovers0–3Aston Villa
7 January 2012FA CupBristol Rovers1–3Aston Villa