Season #14

| 1892-93 |

Games #145 - #175

 

 1892-93 Club Summary 


Chairman | Joshua Margoschis |

Secretary | George Ramsay | 

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |

 1892-93 Season Summary 


Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Games | #145 - #175 |

Captain(s) | #76 Jack Devey | #44 Dennis Hodgetts |
Top Scorer | 20 | #76 Jack Devey | 19 League | 1 FA Cup | Goal |

 Most Appearances |  31 | #76 Jack Devey | 30 League | 1 FA Cup | Appearance |

Final League Position | 4th Football League |
FA Cup Progress | 1st Round |
Biggest Win | 6-1 vs. Derby County (h) |
Highest Home Attendance | 16,000 vs. Sunderland |

 1892-93 Division One Table 

| 2 | Preston North End | P30 | W17 | D3 | L10 | F57 | A39 | Pts 37 |
| 3 |
Everton | P30 | W16 | D4 | L10 | F74 | A51 | Pts 36 |
| 4 | Aston Villa | P30 | W16 | D3 | L11 | F43 | A62 | Pts 35 |
| 5 |
Bolton Wanderers | P30 | W13 | D6 | L11 | F56 | A55 | Pts 32 |
| 6 |
Burnley | P30 | W13 | D4 | L13 | F51 | A44 | Pts 30 |

 1892-93 Results ​

| 1 | 5 Sep | a | Burnley | W | 2-0 |

| 2 | 10 Sep | h | Everton | W | 4-1 | 

| 3 | 12 Sep | a | Stoke City | W | 1-0 | 

| 4 | 17 Sep | h | Sunderland | L | 1-6 | 

| 5 | 19 Sep | a | West Bromwich Albion | L | 2-3 | 

| 6 | 24 Sep | a | Bolton Wanderers | L | 0-5 | 

| 7 | 1 Oct | a | Everton | L | 0-1 | 

| 8 | 1 Oct | a | Wolverhampton Wanderers | L | 1-2 | 

| 9 | 10 Oct | h | Stoke City | W | 3-2 | 

| 10 | 15 Oct | h | Nottingham Forest | W | 1-0 | 

| 11 | 22 Oct | a | Preston North End | L | 1-4 | 

| 12 | 29 Oct | h | Derby County | W | 6-1 | 

| 13 | 5 Nov | h | West Bromwich Albion | W | 5-2 | 

| 14 | 12 Nov | a | Nottingham Forest | W | 5-4 | 

| 15 | 19 Nov | a | Newton Heath | L | 0-2 | 

| 16 | 26 Nov | h | Preston North End | W | 3-1 | 

| 17 | 3 Dec | a | Sheffield Wednesday | L | 3-5 | 

| 18 | 10 Dec | h | Blackburn Rovers | W | 4-1 | 

| 19 | 17 Dec | a | Derby County | L | 1-2 | 

| 20 | 24 Dec | h | Bolton Wanderers | D | 1-1 | 

| 21 | 31 Dec | a | Notts County | W | 4-1 | 

| 22 | 7 Jan | h | Sheffield Wednesday | W | 5-1 | 

| 23 | 14 Jan | a | Sunderland | L | 0-6 | 

| 24 | 21 Jan | a | Darwen (FAC R1) | L | 4-5 | 

| 25 | 11 Feb | a | Blackburn Rovers | D | 2-2 | 

| 26 | 6 Mar | h | Newton Heath | W | 2-0 | 

| 27 | 18 Mar | h | Notts County | W | 3-1 | 

| 28 | 25 Mar | h | Accrington | W | 6-4 | 

| 29 | 3 Apr | h | Wolverhampton Wanderers | W | 5-0 | 

| 30 | 4 Apr | h | Burnley | L | 1-3 | 

| 31 | 15 Apr | a | Accrington | D | 1-1 | 

 1892-93 Season Notes 

Villa's second successive 4th placed finish, now in an expanded league split into two divisions for the first time.


 1892-93 Season Statistics 


Games | 31 |

Won | 16 | 52% |   
Drew |
3 | 10% |  
Lost |
12 | 38% |

Unbeaten | 19 | 62% |


Goals Scored | 77 | 2.48 Goals per game |
Goals Conceded | 67 | 2.16 Goals per game |
Clean Sheets | 5 | 16% |
 

Average Home Attendance | 7,933 |

Longest winning run | 4 Games |

League winning run | 4 Games |
Longest unbeaten run | 5 Games |
Longest losing run | 5 Games |

Games without a win | 5 Games |



 1892-93 Squad Changes 

Debut Appearances | 13 |

#83 Bill Dunning | Monday, 5 September 1892 | Burnley | Division One | 27 |

#84 Arthur Stokes | Monday, 5 September 1892 | Burnley | Division One | 

#85 Jack Ramsey | Monday, 5 September 1892 | Burnley | Division One | 22 |

#86 Peter Dowds | Monday, 5 September 1892 | Burnley | Division One | 24 |

#87 Jock Fleming | Monday, 5 September 1892 | Burnley | Division One | 28 |

#88 George Davis | Monday, 19 September 1892 | West Bromwich Albion | Division One | 22 |

#89 Jimmy Logan | Saturday, 15 October 1892 | Nottingham Forest | Division One | 22 |

#90 Fred Burton | Saturday, 29 October 1892 | Derby County | Division One | 24 |

#91 Bob Roberts | Saturday, 26 November 1892 | Preston North End | Division One | 33 |

#92 David Skea | Saturday, 31 December 1892 | Notts County | Division One | 21 |

#93 William Devey | Saturday, 7 January 1893 | Sheffield Wednesday | Division One | 27 |

#94 Albert Woolley | Saturday, 25 March 1893 | Accrington | Division One | 22 |

#95 Bob Chatt | Saturday, 15 April 1893 | Accrington |​ Division One | 22 |

Final Appearances | 15 |

#68 Jim PatonSaturday, 17 September 1892SunderlandDivision One | 37 |

#88 George Davis | Monday, 19 September 1892 | West Bromwich Albion | Division One | 22 |

#87 Jock Fleming | Saturday, 24 September 1892 | Bolton Wanderers | Division One | 28 |

#85 Jack RamseySaturday, 24 September 1892 | Bolton Wanderers | Division One | 22 |

#57 Tom ClarksonMonday, 10 October 1892 | Stoke City | Division One | 27 |

#92 David Skea | Saturday, 31 December 1892 | Notts County | Division One | 21 | 

#46 Harry DeveySaturday, 14 January 1893 | Sunderland | Division One | 32 |

#84 Arthur StokesSaturday, 21 January 1893 | Darwen | FA Cup |

#74 James BrownSaturday, 21 January 1893 | Darwen | FA Cup | 24 | 

#66 Lewis CampbellMonday, 6 March 1893 | Newton Heath | Division One | 28 |

#45 Gershom CoxSaturday, 18 March 1893 | Notts County | Division One | 30 |

#91 Bob Roberts | Saturday, 25 March 1893 | Accrington | Division One | 33 |

#73 George Campbell Saturday, 25 March 1893 | Accrington | Division One | 33 |

#86 Peter DowdsTuesday, 4 April 1893 | Burnley | Division One | 25 |

 

 

#69 Walter Evans | Saturday, 15 April 1893 | Accrington |​ Division One | 26 |

 

 

 

 

 

  1892-93 Squad Statistics 

        

Squad Size | 27 | +7 |

Average Age | 24.7 | +0.4 |

Youngest Player(s) | 20 |

#75 Charlie Athersmith | 
 

Oldest Player(s) | 37 |

#68 Jim Paton |

 1892-93 Scorers

Goals Scored | 58 | League Goals | 45 | FA Cup Goals | 13 |

| 20 |  

#76 Jack Devey | Goals Scored | 20 | League Goals | 19 | FA Cup Goals | 1 | 

| 11 |  

#75 Charlie Athersmith | Goals Scored | 11 | League Goals | 10 | FA Cup Goals | 1 | 

| 9 |  

#35 Albert Brown | Goals Scored | 9 | League Goals | 9 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 8 |  

#44 Dennis Hodgetts | Goals Scored | 8 | League Goals | 8 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 7 |  

#89 Jimmy Logan | Goals Scored | 7 | League Goals | 7 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 4 |  

#94 Albert Woolley | Goals Scored | 4 | League Goals | 4 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 3 |  

#66 Lewis Campbell | Goals Scored | 3 | League Goals | 3 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#86 Peter Dowds | Goals Scored | 3 | League Goals | 3 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 2 |  

#87 Jock Fleming | Goals Scored | 2 | League Goals | 2 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#93 William Devey | Goals Scored | 2 | League Goals | 2 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#80 Charlie Hare | Goals Scored | 2 | League Goals | 2 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#58 Jimmy Cowan | Goals Scored | 2 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 1 | 

| 1 |  

#88 George Davis | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 |   

#90 Fred Burton | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 |   

#92 David Skea | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 |   

#74 James Brown | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 0 | FA Cup Goals | 0 |   

 

 1892-93 Appearances

| 31 |

#76 Jack Devey | Appearances | 31 | League | 31 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 29 |

#44 Dennis Hodgetts | Appearances | 29 | League | 28 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 27 |

#58 Jimmy Cowan | Appearances | 27 | League | 26 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

#75 Charlie Athersmith | Appearances | 27 | League | 26 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

#83 Bill Dunning | Appearances | 27 | League | 26 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 21 |

#35 Albert Brown | Appearances | 21 | League | 20 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 20 |

#86 Peter Dowds | Appearances | 20 | League | 19 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 19 |

#74 James Brown | Appearances | 19 | League | 18 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 17 |

#69 Walter Evans | Appearances | 17 | League | 17 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 15 |

#73 George Campbell | Appearances | 15 | League | 15 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 14 |

#84 Arthur Stokes | Appearances | 14 | League | 13 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 12 |

#78 John Baird | Appearances | 12 | League | 12 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#90 Fred Burton | Appearances | 12 | League | 12 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 11 |

#66 Lewis CampbellAppearances | 11 | League | 11 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#45 Gershom Cox | Appearances | 11 | League | 10 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

#89 Jimmy Logan | Appearances | 11 | League | 10 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 6 |

#80 Charlie Hare | Appearances | 6 | League | 6 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#93 William Devey | Appearances | 6 | League | 6 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 4 |

#94 Albert Woolley | Appearances | 4 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#91 Bob Roberts | Appearances | 4 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#46 Harry Devey | Appearances | 4 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#85 Jack Ramsey | Appearances | 4 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#87 Jock Fleming | Appearances | 4 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile 

| 1 |

#57 Tom Clarkson | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#68 Jim Paton | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#88 George Davis | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#92 David Skea | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#95 Bob Chatt | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

 1892-93 'Keepers

#91 Bob Roberts | Appearances | 4 (0) | Conceded | 8 | Ratio 2.00 |

#83 Bill Dunning | Appearances | 27 (0) | Conceded | 59 | Ratio 2.19 |

 1892-93 Managerial Record 

 

Under George Ramsay’s management committee Villa had now achieved a win rate of 50%, losing 36% of their 155 League and FA Cup matches to date including winning the FA Cup in 1887.

In total George Ramsay had returned 1.65 points per game* across his nine seasons in charge of Villa.

*Rankings based on 3 points for a win, 1 point for a draw in all competitions

 1892-93 Kits 

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1892-93 From Rear to Front, Left to Right | Back Row:  Dick Oxenbould (Trainer) | Peter Dowds | Fred Burton | Walter Evans | Bill Dunning | George Campbell | Joseph Dunkley | Jimmy Cowan | George Ramsay | Front Row: Albert Brown | Charlie Athersmith | Charlie Hare | John Devey | Dennis Hodgetts |

 1892-93 Season Results 

Game #145
Matchday #1

League Matchweek #1

Monday, 5 September 1892

Football League | Division One | Burnley | Away | Turf Moor | 8,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWWLW |

 

Scorers | Lewis Campbell | 1 | Dennis Hodgetts | 1 |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning | DEBUT |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes | DEBUT |

LB Jack Ramsey | DEBUT |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds | DEBUT |

W Charlie Athersmith |

W Lewis Campbell | GOAL |

F Dennis Hodgetts | GOAL |

F Jack Devey |

CF Jock Fleming | DEBUT |

On this day 5 September 1892

Goalkeeper Bill Dunning made his Villa debut aged 27 after joining from Bootle FC for £100

Arthur Stokes made his Villa debut after joining from Wednesbury Old Athletic

Left back Jack Ramsey made his Villa debut aged 22 after joining from Aston Unity

Midfielder Peter Dowds made his Villa debut aged 24 after joining from Glasgow Celtic

Centre forward Jock Fleming made his Villa debut aged 28 after joining from Southampton St. Mary's

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Game #146
Matchday #2

League Matchweek #2

Saturday, 10 September 1892

Football League | Division One | Everton | Home | Wellington Road | 10,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 4-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WWLWW |


Scorers | Jock Fleming | 2 | Dennis Hodgetts | 1 | Jack Devey | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |
LB Jack Ramsey |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

W Lewis Campbell |

F Dennis Hodgetts | GOAL |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

CF Jock Fleming | GOAL | GOAL |

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Game #147
Matchday #3

League Matchweek #3

Monday, 12 September 1892

Football League | Division One | Stoke City | Away | Victoria Ground | 4,500

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WLWWW |


 Scorers | Lewis Campbell | 1 | 
 
Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

D John Baird |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

W Lewis Campbell | GOAL |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

CF Jock Fleming |

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Game #148
Matchday #4

League Matchweek #4

Saturday, 17 September 1892

Football League | Division One | Sunderland | Home | Wellington Road | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-6 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | LWWWL |


Scorers | Dennis Hodgetts | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

LB Jack Ramsey |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Charlie Athersmith |

W Lewis Campbell |

F Dennis Hodgetts | GOAL |

F Jack Devey |

F Jim Paton | FINAL |

On this day 17 September 1892

Forward Jim Paton made his final appearance for Villa aged 37 before joining Dundee Harp FC.

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Game #149
Matchday #5

League Matchweek #5

Monday, 19 September 1892

Football League | Division One | West Bromwich Albion | Away | Stoney Lane | 11,239

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-3 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WWWLL |


Scorers | Jack Devey | 1 | George Davis | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

D John Baird |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Lewis Campbell |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

F Albert Brown |

CF George Davis | DEBUT | GOAL | FINAL |

On this day 19 September 1892

Centre forward George Davis scored on his sole appearance for Villa aged 22 after joining from Aston Manor. Davis moved on to Smethwick Centaur.

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Game #150
Matchday #6

League Matchweek #6

Saturday, 24 September 1892

Football League | Division One | Bolton Wanderers | Away | Pike’s Lane | 7,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-5 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWLLL |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

LB Jack Ramsey | FINAL |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Lewis Campbell |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

CF Jock Fleming | FINAL |

On this day 24 September 1892

Centre forward Jock Fleming made his final appearance for Villa aged 28 before moving on to Lincoln City.

Left back Jack Ramsey made his final appearance for Villa aged 22 before moving on to Ward End FC.

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Game #151
Matchday #7

League Matchweek #7

Saturday, 1 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Everton | Away | Goodison Park | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-1 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WLLLL |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Lewis Campbell |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown |

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Game #152
Matchday #8

League Matchweek #8

Saturday, 8 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Wolverhampton Wanderers | Away | Molineux | 8,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-2 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LLLLL |


Scorers | Dennis Hodgetts | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Lewis Campbell |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts | GOAL |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown |

On this day 8 October 1892

This result was Villa’s 5th defeat in a row - their worst run of losses at this point in their history.

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Game #153
Matchday #9

League Matchweek #9

Monday, 10 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Stoke City | Home | Wellington Road | 7,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-2 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLLLW |


Scorers | Albert Brown | 1 | Lewis Campbell | 1 | Jack Devey | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

Arthur Stokes |

FB Walter Evans |

M Tom Clarkson | FINAL |

M James Brown |

W Lewis Campbell | GOAL |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

F Albert Brown | GOAL |

On this day 10 October 1892

Wing half Tom Clarkson made his final appearance for Villa aged 27 before moving on to Oldbury Town.

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Game #154
Matchday #10

League Matchweek #10

Saturday, 15 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Nottingham Forest | Home | Wellington Road | 11,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-0 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLLWW |


Scorers | Albert Brown | 1 |
 

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

D John Baird |

FB Walter Evans |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown | GOAL |

CF Jimmy Logan | DEBUT |

On this day 15 October 1892

Centre forward Jimmy Logan made his Villa debut aged 22 after joining from Ayr United for a fee of £30.

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Game #155
Matchday #11

League Matchweek #11

Saturday, 22 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Preston North End | Away | Deepdale | 6,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-4 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LLWWL |


Scorers | Jack Devey | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

D John Baird |

FB Walter Evans |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

F Albert Brown |

CF Jimmy Logan |

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Game #156
Matchday #12

League Matchweek #12

Saturday, 29 October 1892

Football League | Division One | Derby County | Home | Wellington Road | 8,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 6-1 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LWWLW |


Scorers | Jack Devey | 2 | Charlie Athersmith | 2 | Peter Dowds | 1 | Albert Brown | 1 |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M Peter Dowds | GOAL |

M Fred Burton | DEBUT |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL | GOAL |

W Charlie Athersmith | GOAL | GOAL |

F Albert Brown | GOAL |

CF Jimmy Logan |

On this day 29 October 1892

Midfielder Fred Burton made his Villa debut aged 24 after joining from Walsall Town.

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Game #157
Matchday #13

League Matchweek #13

Saturday, 5 November 1892

Football League | Division One | West Bromwich Albion | Home | Wellington Road | 15,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 5-2 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWLWW |


Scorers | Albert Brown | 2 | Charlie Hare | 1 | Jack Devey | 1 | Fred Burton | 1 |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M Fred Burton | GOAL |

M Peter Dowds |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Albert Brown | GOAL | GOAL |

F Charlie Hare | GOAL |

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Game #158
Matchday #14

League Matchweek #14

Saturday, 12 November 1892

Football League | Division One | Nottingham Forest | Away | Trent Bridge | 10,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 5-4 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWWW |


Scorers | Charlie Athersmith | 3 | Charlie Hare | 1 | Jack Devey | 1 |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

Arthur Stokes |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M Fred Burton |

W Charlie Athersmith | GOAL | GOAL | GOAL |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL |

F Albert Brown |

F Charlie Hare | GOAL |

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Game #159
Matchday #15

League Matchweek #15

Saturday, 19 November 1892

Football League | Division One | Newton Heath | Away | North Road | 5,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-2 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWWWL |


Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M Fred Burton |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown |

F Charlie Hare |

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Game #160

Matchday #16

League Matchweek #16

Saturday, 26 November 1892

Football League | Division One | Preston North End | Home | Wellington Road | 6,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-1 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWLW |


Scorers | Dennis Hodgetts | 1 | Albert Brown | 1 | Peter Dowds | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bob Roberts | DEBUT |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

FB Walter Evans |

Arthur Stokes |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds | GOAL |

F Dennis Hodgetts | GOAL |

F Charlie Hare |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown | GOAL |

On this day 6 November 1892

Goalkeeper Bob Roberts made his debut for Villa age 33 after joining from West Bromwich Albion

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Game #161
Matchday #17

League Matchweek #17

Saturday, 3 December 1892

Football League | Division One | Sheffield Wednesday | Away | Olive Grove | 6,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-5 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WWLWL |


Scorers | Jack Devey | 2 | Peter Dowds | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

D Gershom Cox |

FB Walter Evans |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds | GOAL |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL | GOAL |

F Albert Brown |

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Game #162
Matchday #18

League Matchweek #18

Saturday, 10 December 1892

Football League | Division One | Blackburn Rovers | Home | Wellington Road | 6,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 4-1 |

FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWLW |


Scorers | Jack Devey | 2 | Charlie Athersmith | 1 | Albert Brown | 1 |
 

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

D Gershom Cox |

FB Walter Evans |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith | GOAL |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey | GOAL | GOAL |

F Albert Brown | GOAL |

CF Jimmy Logan |

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Game #163
Matchday #13

League Matchweek #19

Saturday, 17 December 1892

Football League | Division One | Derby County | Away | Racecourse Ground | 5,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-2 |

FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWLWL |


Scorers | Jimmy Logan | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

CB Jimmy Cowan |

D Gershom Cox |

FB Walter Evans |

M James Brown |

M Peter Dowds |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |

F Jack Devey |

F Albert Brown |

CF Jimmy Logan | GOAL |

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Game #164
Matchday #20

League Matchweek #20

Saturday, 24 December 1892

Football League | Division One | Bolton Wanderers | Home | Wellington Road | 3,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-1 |

FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | WLWLD |


Scorers | Jimmy Logan | 1 |

 

Line Up |

GK Bill Dunning |

D John Baird |

D Gershom Cox |

D Harry Devey |

M George Campbell |

M James Brown |

W Charlie Athersmith |

F Dennis Hodgetts |