Season 24 | 1902-03

The Story of 1902-03

Season Summary

Division
Final League Position
FA Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division One
Runners Up
Semi Final
7-0 vs. Newcastle United (h), Division One
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
20 | Jasper McLuckie
35 | Alf Wood

Manager Summary

P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

From
To
Manager
P
W
D
L
U
W%
L%
U%
CS%
PPG
Ongoing
Ongoing
George Ramsay led Management Committee
38
22
3
13
25
58%
34%
66%
29%
1.82
Manager
Chairman
Club Secretary
George Ramsay led Management Committee
Fred Rinder
George Ramsay

Season Statistics

Pos: Final League Position; P: Games Played; W: Games Won; D: Games Drawn; L: Games Lost; F: Goals Scored; A: Goals Conceded; Pts: Final League Points; GD: Goal Difference (A-F); PPG: Points per Game (3 Points for a win, 1 Point for a draw); GR: Goal Ratio (F/A); GPG: Goals Scored per Game; CPG: Goals Conceded per Game; CS: Clean Sheets; CS%: Clean Sheet percentage; W%: Win Rate; L%: Loss Rate; U: Games Unbeaten; U% Unbeaten Rate.

Results - All Competitions

P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
GR
GPG
CPG
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U
U%
PPG
1902-03
38
22
3
13
72
47
25
1.52
1.89
1.24
11
29%
58%
34%
25
66%
1.82

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
PPG
1902-03
Runners Up
34
19
3
12
61
40
41
21
1.79
1.18
1.53
11
32%
56%
35%
65%
1.76

Sequences

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
1902-03
6
5
6
3
6

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
The Wednesday
34
19
4
11
54
36
18
42
2
Aston Villa
34
19
3
12
61
40
21
41
3
Sunderland
34
16
9
9
51
36
15
41
4
Sheffield United
34
17
5
12
58
44
14
39
5
Liverpool
34
17
4
13
68
49
19
38
6
Stoke
34
15
7
12
46
38
8
37
7
West Bromwich Albion
34
16
4
14
54
53
1
36
8
Bury
34
16
3
15
54
43
11
35
9
Derby County
34
16
3
15
50
47
3
35
10
Nottingham Forest
34
14
7
13
49
47
2
35
11
Wolverhampton Wanderers
34
14
5
15
48
57
-9
33
12
Everton
34
13
6
15
45
47
-2
32
13
Middlesbrough
34
14
4
16
41
50
-9
32
14
Newcastle United
34
14
4
16
41
51
-10
32
15
Notts County
34
12
7
15
41
49
-8
31
16
Blackburn Rovers
34
12
5
17
44
63
-19
29
17
Grimsby Town
34
8
9
17
43
62
-19
25
18
Bolton Wanderers
34
8
3
23
37
73
-36
19

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Game
Division One
6 Sep 1902
Aston Villa
0-0
Derby County
D
499
Division One
13 Sep 1902
Nottingham Forest
2-0
Aston Villa
L
500
Division One
20 Sep 1902
Aston Villa
2-2
Bury
D
501
Division One
27 Sep 1902
Blackburn Rovers
0-2
Aston Villa
W
502
Division One
4 Oct 1902
Aston Villa
0-1
Sunderland
L
503
Division One
11 Oct 1902
Stoke
1-0
Aston Villa
L
504
Division One
18 Oct 1902
Aston Villa
2-1
Everton
W
505
Division One
1 Nov 1902
Aston Villa
0-3
West Brom
L
506
Division One
8 Nov 1902
Notts County
2-1
Aston Villa
L
507
Division One
15 Nov 1902
Aston Villa
4-2
Bolton Wanderers
W
508
Division One
22 Nov 1902
Middlesbrough
1-2
Aston Villa
W
509
Division One
29 Nov 1902
Aston Villa
7-0
Newcastle United
W
510
Division One
6 Dec 1902
Wolves
2-1
Aston Villa
L
511
Division One
13 Dec 1902
Aston Villa
1-2
Liverpool
L
512
Division One
20 Dec 1902
Sheffield United
2-4
Aston Villa
W
513
Division One
26 Dec 1902
Aston Villa
1-0
Wednesday
W
514
Division One
27 Dec 1902
Aston Villa
2-2
Grimsby Town
D
515
Division One
1 Jan 1903
Wednesday
4-0
Aston Villa
L
516
Division One
3 Jan 1903
Aston Villa
0-2
Derby County
L
517
Division One
10 Jan 1903
Aston Villa
3-1
Nottingham Forest
W
518
Division One
17 Jan 1903
Bury
0-1
Aston Villa
W
519
Division One
24 Jan 1903
Aston Villa
5-0
Blackburn Rovers
W
520
Division One
31 Jan 1903
Sunderland
1-0
Aston Villa
L
521
FA Cup 1st Round
7 Feb 1903
Aston Villa
4-1
Sunderland
W
522
Division One
14 Feb 1903
Everton
0-1
Aston Villa
W
523
FA Cup 2nd Round
21 Feb 1903
Aston Villa
4-1
Barnsley
W
524
Division One
28 Feb 1903
West Brom
1-2
Aston Villa
W
525
FA Cup 3rd Round
7 Mar 1903
Tottenham Hotspur
2-3
Aston Villa
W
526
Division One
14 Mar 1903
Bolton Wanderers
0-1
Aston Villa
W
527
FA Cup Semi Final
21 Mar 1903
Aston Villa
0-3
Bury
L
528
Division One
28 Mar 1903
Newcastle United
2-0
Aston Villa
L
529
Division One
4 Apr 1903
Aston Villa
3-1
Wolves
W
530
Division One
11 Apr 1903
Liverpool
2-1
Aston Villa
L
531
Division One
13 Apr 1903
Aston Villa
2-0
Stoke
W
532
Division One
15 Apr 1903
Aston Villa
2-1
Notts County
W
533
Division One
18 Apr 1903
Aston Villa
4-2
Sheffield United
W
534
Division One
25 Apr 1903
Grimsby Town
0-2
Aston Villa
W
535
Division One
27 Apr 1903
Aston Villa
5-0
Middlesbrough
W
536

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Debut Appearances

Final Appearances

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
24
26.75
25.79 | Derby (h), 3 January 1903
27.68 | Middlesbrough (h), 27 April 1903

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Howard Spencer
Player #109
1894-07 Aston Villa, Free, 294 | 1 |
Jimmy Crabtree
Player #112
1895-04 Aston Villa, £250, 202 | 8 |
Albert Evans
Player #119
1896-07 Aston Villa, Free, 205 | 0 |
Billy George
Player #123
1897-11 Aston Villa, £50, 398 | 0 |
Billy Garraty
Player #127
1898-08 Aston Villa, Free, 258 | 111 |
George Johnson
Player #129
1898-04 Aston Villa, £300, 110 | 47 |
Albert Wilkes
Player #132
1898-07 Aston Villa, Free, 158 | 7 |
Bobby Templeton
Player #135
1899-03 Aston Villa, £250, 70 | 6 |
Michael Noon
Player #139
1899-06 Aston Villa, Free, 81 | 1 |
Joe Pearson
Player #143
1900-06 Aston Villa, Free, 117 | 7 |
Joe Bache
Player #145
1901-20 Aston Villa, Free, 470 | 185 |
Alf Wood
Player #147
1901-05 Aston Villa, Free, 111 | 7 |
Arthur Millar
Player #152
1901-03 Aston Villa, £200, 10 | 0 |
Willie Clarke
Player #154
1901-05 Aston Villa, Free, 43 | 6 |
George Harris
Player #156
1901-09 Aston Villa, Free, 21 | 1 |
George Shutt
Player #157
1901-04 Aston Villa, Free, 42 | 0 |
Tom Perry
Player #158
1901-02 Aston Villa, £50, 29 | 1 |
Jasper McLuckie
Player #160
1901-04 Aston Villa, Free, 62 | 45 |
Billy Brawn
Player #161
1902-06 Aston Villa, Free, 107 | 20 |
Tommy Niblo
Player #162
1902-04 Aston Villa, Free, 53 | 9 |
Harry Cooch
Player #163
1902-07 Aston Villa, Free, 25 | 0 |
Alex Leake
Player #164
1902-07 Aston Villa, Free, 140 | 9 |
Harry Griffin
Player #165
1902-03 Aston Villa, Free, 1 | 0 |
Albert Fisher
Player #166
1902-03 Aston Villa, Free, 1 | 0 |
Oscar Evans
Player #167
1903 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |
Arthur Lockett