Season 61 | 1949-50

The Story of 1949-50

Season Summary

Division
Final League Position
FA Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division One
12th
3rd Round
4-0 vs. Middlesbrough (h), Division One

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
6 May 1950
Alex Massie
45
15
14
16
29
33%
36%
64%
27%
1.31
Manager
Chairman
Chief Executive
Alex Massie
Fred Normansell
Fred Archer

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
45
15
14
16
63
65
-2
0.97
1.4
1.44
12
27%
33%
36%
29
64%
1.31

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
PPG
12th
42
15
12
15
61
61
42
0
1.45
1.45
1
11
26%
36%
36%
64%
1.36

Sequences

Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
2
2
4
6
2

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Portsmouth
42
22
9
11
74
38
36
53
2
Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
20
13
9
76
49
27
53
3
Sunderland
42
21
10
11
83
62
21
52
4
Manchester United
42
18
14
10
69
44
25
50
5
Newcastle United
42
19
12
11
77
55
22
50
6
Arsenal
42
19
11
12
79
55
24
49
7
Blackpool
42
17
15
10
46
35
11
49
8
Liverpool
42
17
14
11
64
54
10
48
9
Middlesbrough
42
20
7
15
59
48
11
47
10
Burnley
42
16
13
13
40
40
0
45
11
Derby County
42
17
10
15
69
61
8
44
12
Aston Villa
42
15
12
15
61
61
0
42
13
Chelsea
42
12
16
14
58
65
-7
40
14
West Bromwich Albion
42
14
12
16
47
53
-6
40
15
Huddersfield Town
42
14
9
19
52
73
-21
37
16
Bolton Wanderers
42
10
14
18
45
59
-14
34
17
Fulham
42
10
14
18
41
54
-13
34
18
Everton
42
10
14
18
42
66
-24
34
19
Stoke City
42
11
12
19
45
75
-30
34
20
Charlton Athletic
42
13
6
23
53
65
-12
32
21
Manchester City
42
8
13
21
36
68
-32
29
22
Birmingham City
42
7
14
21
31
67
-36
28

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Game
Division One
20 Aug 1949
Manchester City
3-3
Aston Villa
D
2120
Division One
23 Aug 1949
Aston Villa
1-1
Derby County
D
2121
Division One
27 Aug 1949
Aston Villa
3-1
Fulham
W
2122
Division One
31 Aug 1949
Derby County
3-2
Aston Villa
L
2123
Division One
3 Sep 1949
Newcastle United
3-2
Aston Villa
L
2124
Division One
5 Sep 1949
Aston Villa
1-0
Portsmouth
W
2125
Division One
10 Sep 1949
Aston Villa
0-0
Blackpool
D
2126
Division One
17 Sep 1949
Middlesbrough
0-2
Aston Villa
W
2127
Division One
24 Sep 1949
Aston Villa
2-2
Everton
D
2128
Division One
1 Oct 1949
Huddersfield Town
1-0
Aston Villa
L
2129
Division One
8 Oct 1949
West Brom
1-1
Aston Villa
D
2130
Division One
15 Oct 1949
Aston Villa
0-4
Manchester United
L
2131
Division One
22 Oct 1949
Chelsea
1-3
Aston Villa
W
2132
Division One
29 Oct 1949
Aston Villa
1-1
Stoke City
D
2133
Division One
5 Nov 1949
Burnley
1-0
Aston Villa
L
2134
Division One
12 Nov 1949
Aston Villa
2-0
Sunderland
W
2135
Division One
19 Nov 1949
Liverpool
2-1
Aston Villa
L
2136
Division One
26 Nov 1949
Aston Villa
1-1
Arsenal
D
2137
Division One
3 Dec 1949
Bolton Wanderers
1-1
Aston Villa
D
2138
Division One
10 Dec 1949
Aston Villa
1-1
Birmingham City
D
2139
Division One
17 Dec 1949
Aston Villa
1-0
Manchester City
W
2140
Division One
24 Dec 1949
Fulham
3-0
Aston Villa
L
2141
Division One
26 Dec 1949
Wolves
2-3
Aston Villa
W
2142
Division One
27 Dec 1949
Aston Villa
1-4
Wolves
L
2143
Division One
31 Dec 1949
Aston Villa
0-1
Newcastle United
L
2144
FA Cup
7 Jan 1950
Aston Villa
2-2
Middlesbrough
D
2145
FA Cup
11 Jan 1950
Middlesbrough
0-0
Aston Villa
D
2146
Division One
14 Jan 1950
Blackpool
1-0
Aston Villa
L
2147
FA Cup
16 Jan 1950
Aston Villa
0-3
Middlesbrough
L
2148
Division One
21 Jan 1950
Aston Villa
4-0
Middlesbrough
W
2149
Division One
4 Feb 1950
Everton
1-1
Aston Villa
D
2150
Division One
18 Feb 1950
Aston Villa
2-0
Huddersfield Town
W
2151
Division One
25 Feb 1950
Aston Villa
1-0
West Brom
W
2152
Division One
8 Mar 1950
Manchester United
7-0
Aston Villa
L
2153
Division One
11 Mar 1950
Aston Villa
2-0
Liverpool
W
2154
Division One
25 Mar 1950
Aston Villa
0-1
Burnley
L
2155
Division One
29 Mar 1950
Arsenal
1-3
Aston Villa
W
2156
Division One
1 Apr 1950
Sunderland
2-1
Aston Villa
L
2157
Division One
7 Apr 1950
Charlton Athletic
1-4
Aston Villa
W
2158
Division One
8 Apr 1950
Aston Villa
4-0
Chelsea
W
2159
Division One
11 Apr 1950
Aston Villa
1-1
Charlton Athletic
D
2160
Division One
15 Apr 1950
Stoke City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
2161
Division One
22 Apr 1950
Aston Villa
3-0
Bolton Wanderers
W
2162
Division One
29 Apr 1950
Birmingham City
2-2
Aston Villa
D
2163
Division One
6 May 1950
Portsmouth
5-1
Aston Villa
L
2164

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
21
29.20
27.37 | Manchester United (h), 15 October 1949
30.56 | Stoke (a), 15 April 1950

First Team Squad

Appearances

Goals

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Joe Rutherford
31
45
1.45