Season #26

| 1904-05 |

Games #573 - #612

 

1904-05 Club Summary 

Chairman | Fred Rinder |

Secretary | George Ramsay | 

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |

1904-05 Season Summary 


Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
Games | #573 - #612 |

Captain(s) | #109 Howard Spencer | #145 Joe Bache |
Top Scorer | 22 | #176 Harry Hampton | 15 League | 7 FA Cup | Goals) |

Most Appearances | 39 | #123 Billy George | 33 League | 6 FA Cup | Appearances |

Final League Position | 4th Football League Division One |
FA Cup Progress | Winners | Villa’s 4th FA Cup |
Biggest Win | 5-0 vs. Fulham (h) |
Highest Home Attendance | 42,000 vs. Fulham, FA Cup |

 1904-05 Division One Table 

| 2 | Everton | P34 | W21 | D5 | L8 | F63 | A36 | GR 1.75 | Pts 47 |
| 3 |
Manchester City | P34 | W20 | D6 | L8 | F66 | A37 | GR 1.78 | Pts 46 |

| 4 | Aston Villa | P34 | W19 | D4 | L11 | F63 | A43 | GR 1.47 | Pts 42 |
| 5 | Sunderland | P34 | W16 | D8 | L10 | F60 | A44 | GR 1.36 | Pts 40 |
| 6 |
Sheffield United | P34 | W19 | D2 | L13 | F64 | A56 | GR 1.14 | Pts 40 |

 1904-05 Results ​

| 1 | 1 Sep | h | Preston North End | L | 1-2 |

| 2 | 3 Sep | h | Stoke City | W | 3-0 |

| 3 | 10 Sep | a | Blackburn Rovers | L | 0-4 |

| 4 | 12 Sep | h | Everton | W | 1-0 |

| 5 | 17 Sep | h | Nottingham Forest | W | 2-0 |

| 6 | 24 Sep | a | Sheffield Wednesday | L | 2-3 |

| 7 | 1 Oct | h | Sunderland | D | 2-2 |

| 8 | 8 Oct | a | Woolwich Arsenal | L | 0-1 |

| 9 | 15 Oct | h | Derby County | L | 0-2 |

| 10 | 22 Oct | a | Everton | L | 2-3 |

| 11 | 29 Oct | h | Small Heath Alliance | W | 2-1 |

| 12 | 9 Nov | a | Manchester City | L | 1-2 |

| 13 | 12 Nov | h | Notts County | W | 4-2 |

| 14 | 19 Nov | a | Sheffield United | W | 3-0 |

| 15 | 26 Nov | h | Newcastle United | L | 0-1 |

| 16 | 3 Dec | a | Preston North End | W | 3-2 |

| 17 | 10 Dec | h | Middlesbrough | D | 0-0 |

| 18 | 17 Dec | a | Wolverhampton Wanderers | D | 1-1 |

| 19 | 24 Dec | h | Bury | W | 2-0 |

| 20 | 26 Dec | h | Woolwich Arsenal | W | 3-1 |

| 21 | 31 Dec | a | Stoke City | W | 4-1 |

| 22 | 7 Jan | a | Blackburn Rovers | W | 3-0 |

| 23 | 14 Jan | a | Nottingham Forest | D | 1-1 |

| 24 | 21 Jan | h | Sheffield Wednesday | L | 0-2 |

| 25 | 28 Jan | a | Sunderland | W | 3-2 |

| 26 | 4 Feb | h | Leicester Fosse (FAC R1) | W | 5-1 |

| 27 | 11 Feb | a | Derby County | W | 2-0 |

| 28 | 18 Feb | h | Bury (FAC R2) | W | 3-2 |

| 29 | 25 Feb | a | Small Heath Alliance | W | 3-0 |

| 30 | 4 Mar | h | Fulham (FAC R3) | W | 5-0 |

| 31 | 11 Mar | a | Notts County | W | 2-1 |

| 32 | 18 Mar | h | Sheffield United | W | 3-0 |

| 33 | 25 Mar | n | Everton (FAC SF) | D | 1-1 |

| 34 | 29 Mar | n | Everton (FAC SF Replay) | W | 2-1 |

| 35 | 5 Apr | a | Newcastle United | L | 0-2 |

| 36 | 8 Apr | a | Middlesbrough | L | 1-3 |

| 37 | 15 Apr | n | Newcastle United (FAC Final) | W | 2-0 |

| 38 | 22 Apr | a | Bury | W | 3-2 |

| 39 | 27 Apr | h | Wolverhampton Wanderers | W | 3-0 |

| 40 | 29 Apr | h | Manchester City | W | 3-2 |

 1904-05 Season Notes

 

Villa finish the season one point and one place better off than the previous campaign despite scoring less and conceding more. Fourth place was Villa's reward and was preceded by Villa's fourth FA Cup win as Newcastle United were swept aside.


 1904-05 Season Statistics 


Games | 40 |

Won | 24 | 60% |   
Drew |
5 | 13% |  
Lost |
11 | 27% |

Unbeaten | 29 | 73% |


Goals Scored | 81 | 2.03 Goals per game |
Goals Conceded | 48 | 1.20 Goals per game |
Clean Sheets | 13 | 33% |
 

Average Home Attendance | 20,158 |

Longest winning run | 8 Games |

League winning run | 4 Games |
Longest unbeaten run | 10 Games |
Longest losing run | 3 Games |

Games without a win | 5 Games |



 1904-05 Squad Changes 

Debut Appearances | 5 |

#174 Josiah Gray | M | Saturday, 3 September 1904 | Stoke City | Division One | 26 |

#175 Walter Brown | FB | Saturday, 10 September 1904 | Blackburn Rovers | Division One | 28 |

#176 Harry Hampton | CF | Wednesday, 9 November 1904 | Manchester City | Division One | 19 |

#177 Jimmy Cantrell | F | Saturday, 12 November 1904 | Notts County | Division One | 22 | 

#178 Watty Corbett | FB | Saturday, 8 April 1905 | Middlesbrough | Division One | 24 |

Final Appearances | 6 |

#172 Mart Watkins | F | Monday, 12 September 1904 | Everton | Division One | 24 |

#129 George Johnson | F | Wednesday, 9 November 1904 | Manchester City | Division One | 33 | 

#147 Alf Wood | D | Saturday, 15 October 1904 | Derby County | Division One | 28 |

 #174 Josiah Gray | M | Saturday, 15 October 1904 | Derby County | Division One | 26 |

#154 Willie Clarke | W | Thursday, 27 April 1905 | Wolverhampton Wanderers | Division One | 27 | 

 #168 Arthur Lockett | W | Thursday, 27 April 1905 | Wolverhampton Wanderers | Division One | 28 | 

 

   

 

 1904-05 Squad Statistics 
 

Squad Size | 25 | +1 |
Average Age | 26.3 | +0.3 |

 Youngest Player(s) | 19 |

#176 Harry Hampton |  


 Oldest Player(s) | 33 |

#164 Alex Leake |

 #129 George Johnson |

 

  

 1904-05  Scorers

Goals Scored | 81 | League Goals | 63 | FA Cup Goals | 18 | 

| 22 |

#176 Harry Hampton | Goals Scored | 22 | League Goals | 15 | FA Cup Goals | 7 | 

| 16 |

#145 Joe Bache | Goals Scored | 16 | League Goals | 12 | FA Cup Goals | 4 | 

| 10 |

#127 Billy Garraty | Goals Scored | 10 | League Goals | 8 | FA Cup Goals | 2 | 

| 8 |

#171 Albert Hall | Goals Scored | 8 | League Goals | 5 | FA Cup Goals | 3 | 

| 7 |

#161 Billy Brawn | Goals Scored | 7 | League Goals | 7 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

| 4 |

#173 Billy Matthews | Goals Scored | 4 | League Goals | 4 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#164 Alex Leake | Goals Scored | 4 | League Goals | 3 | FA Cup Goals | 1 | 

| 3 |

#168 Arthur Lockett | Goals Scored | 3 | League Goals | 3 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#143 Joe Pearson | Goals Scored | 3 | League Goals | 2 | FA Cup Goals | 1 | 

| 1 |

#147 Alf Wood | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#129 George Johnson | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#177 Jimmy Cantrell | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

#169 Jack Windmill | Goals Scored | 1 | League Goals | 1 | FA Cup Goals | 0 | 

 1904-05 Appearances

| 39 |

#123 Billy George | Appearances | 39 | League | 33 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 37 |

#145 Joe Bache | Appearances | 37 | League | 31 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

#127 Billy Garraty | Appearances | 37 | League | 31 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

#161 Billy Brawn | Appearances | 37 | League | 31 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 36 |

#164 Alex Leake | Appearances | 36 | League | 30 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 35 |

#170 Freddie Miles | Appearances | 35 | League | 29 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 31 |

#143 Joe Pearson | Appearances | 31 | League | 25 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 30 |

#169 Jack Windmill | Appearances | 30 | League | 25 | FA Cup | 5 | . Player Profile

| 28 |

#171 Albert Hall | Appearances | 28 | League | 22 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

#176 Harry Hampton | Appearances | 28 | League | 22 | FA Cup | 6 | . Player Profile

| 24 |

#109 Howard Spencer | Appearances | 24 | League | 19 | FA Cup | 5 | . Player Profile

| 13 |

#168 Arthur Lockett | Appearances | 13 | League | 13 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 11 |

#175 Walter Brown | Appearances | 11 | League | 11 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 10 |

#132 Albert Wilkes | Appearances | 10 | League | 9 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 7 |

#173 Billy Matthews | Appearances | 7 | League | 7 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#174 Josiah Gray | Appearances | 7 | League | 7 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 6 |

#147 Alf Wood | Appearances | 6 | League | 6 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 5 |

#154 Willie Clarke | Appearances | 5 | League | 5 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#139 Michael Noon | Appearances | 5 | League | 5 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#119 Albert Evans | Appearances | 5 | League | 4 | FA Cup | 1 | . Player Profile

| 3 |

#129 George Johnson | Appearances | 3 | League | 3 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#177 Jimmy Cantrell | Appearances | 3 | League | 3 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 1 |

#163 Harry Cooch | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#172 Mart Watkins | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

#178 Watty Corbett | Appearances | 1 | League | 1 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

| 0 |

#156 George Harris | Appearances | 0 | League | 0 | FA Cup | 0 | . Player Profile

 1904-05 'Keepers

 

#123 Billy George | Appearances | 39 (0) | Conceded | 46 | Ratio 1.18 | 

#163 Harry Cooch | Appearances | 1 (0) | Conceded | 2 | Ratio 2.00 | 

 

 1904-05 Managerial Record 

Under George Ramsay’s management committee Villa won the FA Cup for the fourth time in 1904-05 and in doing so had now achieved a win rate of 53%, losing 29% of their 594 League and FA Cup matches to date. 

In total George Ramsay had returned 1.77 points per game* and nine major trophies across his twenty one seasons in charge of Villa having won the FA Cup in 1887, 1895, 1897 an 1905 and the League title in 1893-94, 1895-96, 1896-97, 1898-99 and 1899-00.

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

 1904-05  Kit 

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1904-05 Villa FA Cup Winning Team with n

 1904-05 Season Results 

Game #573
Matchday #1

League Matchweek #1

Thursday, 1 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Preston North End | Deepdale | 15,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-2 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | LWWLL |


Scorers | Billy Brawn | 1 (pen) |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood |

FB Albert Evans |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Albert Hall |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

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Game #574
Matchday #2

League Matchweek #2

Saturday, 3 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Stoke City | Villa Park | 15,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WWLLW |


Scorers | Albert Hall | 1 | Joe Bache | 2 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray | DEBUT |

M Albert Wilkes |

W Willie Clarke |

W Billy Brawn |

W Albert Hall | GOAL |

F Joe Bache | GOAL | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

On this day 3 September 1904

Midfielder Josiah Gray made his Villa debut aged 26 after joining from Bristol Rovers in August 1904.

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Game #575
Matchday #3

League Matchweek #3

Saturday, 10 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Blackburn Rovers | Ewood Park | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-4 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WLLWL |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown | DEBUT |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray |

M Albert Wilkes |

W Willie Clarke |

W Billy Brawn |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

On this day 10 September 1904

Full back Walter Brown made his Villa debut aged 28 after moving from Bolton Wanderers in July 1904.

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Game #576
Matchday #4

League Matchweek #4

Monday, 12 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Everton | Villa Park | 5,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LLWLW |


Scorers | Billy Brawn | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Michael Noon |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Albert Hall |

F Mart Watkins | FINAL |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

On this day 12 September 1904

Forward Mart Watkins made his final appearance for Villa aged 24 before moving to Sunderland in October 1904.

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Game #577
Matchday #5

League Matchweek #5

Saturday, 17 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Nottingham Forest | Villa Park | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWLWW |


Scorers | Billy Brawn | 1 | Billy Matthews | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray |

M Billy Matthews | GOAL |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

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Game #578
Matchday #6

League Matchweek #6

Saturday, 24 September 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Sheffield Wednesday | Owlerton Stadium | 20,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-3 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WLWWL |


Scorers | Billy Matthews | 1 | Joe Bache | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray |

M Billy Matthews | GOAL |

W Willie Clarke |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

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Game #579
Matchday #7

League Matchweek #7

Saturday, 1 October 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Sunderland | Villa Park | 28,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-2 |

FT Result | Drew |

Last 5 Games | LWWLD |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Alf Wood | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood | GOAL |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Josiah Gray |

M Billy Matthews |

W Billy Brawn |

W Albert Hall |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

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Game #580
Matchday #8

League Matchweek #8

Saturday, 8 October 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Woolwich Arsenal | Manor Ground, Plumstead | 7,500

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-1 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WWLDL |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Billy Matthews |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

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Game #581
Matchday #9

League Matchweek #9

Saturday, 15 October 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Derby County | Villa Park | 22,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-2 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WLDLL |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

D Alf Wood | FINAL |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Josiah Gray | FINAL |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

F George Johnson |

On this day 15 October 1904

Midfielder Josiah Gray made his final appearance for Villa aged 26 before moving to Glasgow Rangers in April 1905.
Defender Alf Wood made his final appearance for Villa aged 28 before moving to Derby County in May 1905 after making 111 appearances and scoring 7 goals.

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Game #582

Matchday #10

League Matchweek #10

Saturday, 22 October 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Everton | Goodison Park | 25,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-3 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | LDLLL |


Scorers | Billy Garraty | 1 | George Johnson | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

F George Johnson | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty | GOAL |

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Game #583
Matchday #11

League Matchweek #11

Saturday, 29 October 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Small Heath Alliance | Villa Park | 40,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | DLLLW |


Scorers | Billy Garraty | 1 | Billy Brawn | 1 (pen) |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Albert Evans |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

M Billy Matthews |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty | GOAL |

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Game #584
Matchday #12

League Matchweek #12

Wednesday, 9 November 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Manchester City | Hyde Road | 15,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-2 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | LLLWL |


Scorers | Arthur Lockett | 1 | 

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Albert Evans |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett | GOAL |

F George Johnson | FINAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | DEBUT |

On this day 9 November 1904

Centre forward Harry Hampton made his Villa debut aged 19 after moving from Wellington Town in April 1904.
Forward George Johnson made his final appearance for Villa aged 33 before retiring from football. George had made 110 appearances and scored 47 goals across his eight seasons winning 2 League titles in 1898-99 & 1899-00 and 2 Charity Shields.

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Game #585
Matchday #13

League Matchweek #13

Saturday, 12 November 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Notts County | Villa Park | 15,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 4-2 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LLWLW |


Scorers | Arthur Lockett | 1 |  Jimmy Cantrell | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 | Billy Brawn | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Albert Evans |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Arthur Lockett | GOAL |

F Jimmy Cantrell | DEBUT | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

On this day 12 November 1904

Forward Jimmy Cantrell made a goalscoring debut for Villa aged 22 after joining from Hucknall Constitutionals in July 1904.

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Game #586
Matchday #14

League Matchweek #14

Saturday, 19 November 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Sheffield United | Villa Park | 20,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWLWW |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 | Billy Brawn | 1 (pen) |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

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Game #587
Matchday #15

League Matchweek #15

Saturday, 26 November 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Newcastle United | Villa Park | 14,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-1 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WLWWL |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton |

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Game #588
Matchday #16

League Matchweek #16

Saturday, 3 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Preston North End | Deepdale | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-2 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWWLW |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Billy Garraty | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Henry Cooch |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Jack Windmill |

M Albert Wilkes |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty | GOAL |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

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Game #589
Matchday #17

League Matchweek #17

Saturday, 10 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Middlesbrough | Villa Park | 8,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-0 |

FT Result | Drew |

Last 5 Games | WWLWD |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Albert Wilkes |

M Alex Leake |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Arthur Lockett |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton |

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Game #590
Matchday #18

League Matchweek #18

Saturday, 17 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Wolverhampton Wanderers | Molineux | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-1 |

FT Result | Drew |

Last 5 Games | WLWDD |


Scorers | Harry Hampton | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Jack Windmill |

M Albert Wilkes |

W Billy Brawn |

F Jimmy Cantrell |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

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Game #591
Matchday #19

League Matchweek #19

Saturday, 24 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Bury | Villa Park | 10,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWDDW |


Scorers | Harry Hampton | 2 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL | GOAL |

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Game #592
Matchday #20

League Matchweek #20

Monday, 26 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Home | Woolwich Arsenal | Villa Park | 40,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WDDWW |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Alex Leake | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake | GOAL |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Billy Brawn |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

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Game #593
Matchday #21

League Matchweek #21

Saturday, 31 December 1904

Football League | Division One | Away | Stoke City | Victoria Ground | 10,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 4-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | DDWWW |

Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Billy Garraty | 1 | Harry Hampton | 2 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Willie Clarke |

W Albert Hall |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty | GOAL |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL | GOAL |

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Game #594
Matchday #22

League Matchweek #22

Saturday, 7 January 1905

Football League | Division One | Away | Blackburn Rovers | Villa Park | 8,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | DWWWW |


Scorers | Billy Matthews | 1 | Joe Bache | 1 | Alex Leake | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Billy Matthews | GOAL |

M Alex Leake | GOAL |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall |

W Billy Brawn |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

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Game #595
Matchday #23

League Matchweek #23

Saturday, 14 January 1905

Football League | Division One | Away | Nottingham Forest | City Ground | 12,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 1-1 |

FT Result | Drew |

Last 5 Games | WWWWD |


Scorers | Billy Garraty | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall |

W Billy Brawn |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty | GOAL |

CF Harry Hampton |

 

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Game #596
Matchday #24

League Matchweek #24

Saturday, 21 January 1905

Football League | Division One | Home | Sheffield Wednesday | Villa Park | 14,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 0-2 |

FT Result | Lost |

Last 5 Games | WWWDL |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall |

W Billy Brawn |

F Joe Bache |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton |

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Game #597
Matchday #25

League Matchweek #25

Saturday, 28 January 1905

Football League | Division One | Away | Sunderland | Roker Park | 27,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-2 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WWDLW |


Scorers | Albert Hall | 1 | Joe Bache | 1 | Billy Brawn | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Walter Brown |

FB Freddie Miles |

M Alex Leake |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall | GOAL |

W Billy Brawn | GOAL |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton |

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Game #598
Matchday #26

Saturday, 4 February 1905

FA Cup | 1st Round | Home | Leicester Fosse | Villa Park | 25,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 5-1 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | WDLWW |


Scorers | Albert Hall | 1 | Joe Bache | 2 | Alex Leake | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Albert Evans |

M Alex Leake | GOAL |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall | GOAL |

W Billy Brawn |

F Joe Bache | GOAL | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton | GOAL |

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Game #599
Matchday #27

League Matchweek #26

Saturday, 11 February 1905

Football League | Division One | Away | Derby County | Baseball Ground | 7,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 2-0 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | DLWWW |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Alex Leake | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake | GOAL |

M Joe Pearson |

M Jack Windmill |

W Albert Hall |

W Billy Brawn |

F Joe Bache | GOAL |

CF Billy Garraty |

CF Harry Hampton |

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Game #600
Matchday #28

Saturday, 18 February 1905

FA Cup | 2nd Round | Home | Bury | Villa Park | 32,000

Manager | George Ramsay | Management Committee |

FT Score | 3-2 |

FT Result | Won |

Last 5 Games | LWWWW |


Scorers | Joe Bache | 1 | Billy Garraty | 1 | Harry Hampton | 1 |

Line Up |

GK Billy George |

FB Freddie Miles |

FB Howard Spencer |

M Alex Leake |