On this day 1982: Villa in Japan

Aston Villa faced Penarol in the World Club Championship. Credit: PA

Tony Barton took his Aston Villa charges to Japan in order to play in the Intercontinental Cup having won the European Cup the previous season. Sadly, it wasn't to work out in Tokyo, as Uruguayan side Penarol downed them 2-0 to win the trophy. Take note Chelsea.

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