Season 62 | 1950-51

1950-51 Villa Squad.jpg

Season Summary

League
Position
FA Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division One
15th
4th Round
6-2 vs. Stoke City (h), Division One
Top Scorer
Most Appearances
14 | Johnny Dixon
43 | Harry Parkes

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
George Martin
Management Committee
Manager
Chairman
Club Secretary
George Martin
Fred Normansell
Fred Archer
Management Committee
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
PPG
GR
GPG
CPG
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U
U%
1950-51
44
13
13
18
69
71
-2
0.88
0.86
1.57
1.82
9
20%
30%
41%
26
59%

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
1950-51
15th
42
12
13
17
66
68
37
-2
1.57
1.62
0.97

Runs

Season
Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
1950-51
4
4
9
9
6

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Tottenham Hotspur
42
25
10
7
82
44
38
60
2
Manchester United
42
24
8
10
74
40
34
56
3
Blackpool
42
20
10
12
79
53
26
50
4
Newcastle United
42
18
13
11
62
53
9
49
5
Arsenal
42
19
9
14
73
56
17
47
6
Middlesbrough
42
18
11
13
76
65
11
47
7
Portsmouth
42
16
15
11
71
68
3
47
8
Bolton Wanderers
42
19
7
16
64
61
3
45
9
Liverpool
42
16
11
15
53
59
-6
43
10
Burnley
42
14
14
14
48
43
5
42
11
Derby County
42
16
8
18
81
75
6
40
12
Sunderland
42
12
16
14
63
73
-10
40
13
Stoke City
42
13
14
15
50
59
-9
40
14
Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
15
8
19
74
61
13
38
15
Aston Villa
42
12
13
17
66
68
-2
37
16
West Bromwich Albion
42
13
11
18
53
61
-8
37
17
Charlton Athletic
42
14
9
19
63
80
-17
37
18
Fulham
42
13
11
18
52
68
-16
37
19
Huddersfield Town
42
15
6
21
64
92
-28
36
20
Chelsea
42
12
8
22
53
65
-12
32
21
Sheffield Wednesday
42
12
8
22
64
83
-19
32
22
Everton
42
12
8
22
48
86
-38
32

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Division One
Saturday, 19 August 1950
Aston Villa
2-0
West Brom
W
Division One
Monday, 21 August 1950
Aston Villa
3-1
Sunderland
W
Division One
Saturday, 26 August 1950
Derby County
4-2
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Wednesday, 30 August 1950
Sunderland
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 2 September 1950
Aston Villa
1-1
Liverpool
D
Division One
Monday, 4 September 1950
Aston Villa
1-3
Manchester United
L
Division One
Saturday, 9 September 1950
Fulham
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Wednesday, 13 September 1950
Manchester United
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 16 September 1950
Aston Villa
0-1
Bolton Wanderers
L
Division One
Saturday, 23 September 1950
Blackpool
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 30 September 1950
Aston Villa
2-3
Tottenham Hotspur
L
Division One
Saturday, 7 October 1950
Aston Villa
3-0
Newcastle United
W
Division One
Saturday, 14 October 1950
Huddersfield Town
4-2
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 21 October 1950
Aston Villa
1-1
Arsenal
D
Division One
Saturday, 28 October 1950
Burnley
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 4 November 1950
Aston Villa
0-1
Middlesbrough
L
Division One
Saturday, 11 November 1950
Sheffield Wednesday
3-2
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 18 November 1950
Aston Villa
4-2
Chelsea
W
Division One
Saturday, 25 November 1950
Portsmouth
3-3
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 2 December 1950
Aston Villa
3-3
Everton
D
Division One
Saturday, 9 December 1950
Stoke City
1-0
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 16 December 1950
West Brom
2-0
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 23 December 1950
Aston Villa
1-1
Derby County
D
Division One
Monday, 25 December 1950
Charlton Athletic
2-2
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Tuesday, 26 December 1950
Aston Villa
0-0
Charlton Athletic
D
FA Cup 3rd Round
Saturday, 6 January 1951
Aston Villa
2-0
Burnley
W
Division One
Saturday, 13 January 1951
Aston Villa
3-0
Fulham
W
Division One
Saturday, 20 January 1951
Bolton Wanderers
1-0
Aston Villa
L
FA Cup 4th Round
Saturday, 27 January 1951
Wolves
3-1
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 3 February 1951
Aston Villa
0-3
Blackpool
L
Division One
Saturday, 17 February 1951
Tottenham Hotspur
3-2
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 3 March 1951
Aston Villa
0-1
Huddersfield Town
L
Division One
Saturday, 10 March 1951
Arsenal
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Saturday, 17 March 1951
Aston Villa
3-2
Burnley
W
Division One
Saturday, 24 March 1951
Middlesbrough
2-1
Aston Villa
L
Division One
Monday, 26 March 1951
Wolves
2-3
Aston Villa
W
Division One
Tuesday, 27 March 1951
Aston Villa
1-0
Wolves
W
Division One
Saturday, 31 March 1951
Aston Villa
2-1
Sheffield Wednesday
W
Division One
Wednesday, 4 April 1951
Newcastle United
0-1
Aston Villa
W
Division One
Saturday, 7 April 1951
Chelsea
1-1
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 14 April 1951
Aston Villa
3-3
Portsmouth
D
Division One
Saturday, 21 April 1951
Everton
1-2
Aston Villa
W
Division One
Wednesday, 25 April 1951
Liverpool
0-0
Aston Villa
D
Division One
Saturday, 5 May 1951
Aston Villa
6-2
Stoke City
W

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Transfers In

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
From
For
Joe Tyrell
Forward
June 1950
Bretforton Old Boys
Free
Geoff Sellars
Winger
July 1950
Leeds United
Free
Jack Hindle
Goalkeeper
August 1950
Barrow FC
£6,000
Tommy Thompson
Forward
September 1950
Newcastle United
£12,500
Ron Jeffries
Centre Forward
December 1950
Moor Green
Free
Davy Walsh
Centre Forward
December 1950
West Bromwich Albion
£25,000
Danny Blanchflower
Midfielder
March 1951
Barnsley
£15,000

Transfers Out

1 July - 30 June 

Player
Position
On
To
For
Syd Howarth
Centre Forward
September 1950
Swansea Town
Free
Trevor Ford
Centre Forward
October 1950
Sunderland
£30,000
George Edwards
Forward
1951
Bilston United
Free
Pat Daly
Full Back
May 1951
Shamrock Rovers
Free
Miller Craddock
Forward
May 1951
Retired
Released

Debut Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Jack Hindle
Player #424
Manchester United (a), Division One
Wednesday, 13 September 1950
Tommy Thompson
Player #425
Blackpool (a), Division One
Saturday, 23 September 1950
Stan Lynn
Player #426
Huddersfield Town (a), Division One
Saturday, 14 October 1950
Geoff Sellars
Player #427
Arsenal (h), Division One
Saturday, 21 October 1950
Davy Walsh
Player #428
Fulham (h), Division One
Saturday, 13 January 1951
Ron Jeffries
Player #429
Tottenham Hotspur (a), Division One
Saturday, 17 February 1951
Peter Aldis
Player #430
Arsenal (a), Division One
Saturday, 10 March 1951
Danny Blanchflower
Player #431
Burnley (h), Division One
Saturday, 17 March 1951
Derek Pace
Player #432
Burnley (h), Division One
Saturday, 17 March 1951

Final Appearances

Player
Number
Against
On
Trevor Ford
Player #408
Huddersfield Town (a), Division One
Saturday, 14 October 1950
Ivor Powell
Player #419
Everton (h), Division One
Saturday, 2 December 1950
Geoff Sellars
Player #427
West Bromwich Albion (a), Division One
Saturday, 16 December 1950
Miller Craddock
Player #418
Derby County (h), Division One
Saturday, 23 December 1950
Jack Hindle
Player #424
Charlton Athletic (h), Division One
Tuesday, 26 December 1950
George Edwards
Player #387
Bolton Wanderers (a), Division One
Saturday, 20 January 1951
Ron Jeffries
Player #429
Arsenal (a), Division One
Saturday, 10 March 1951

Squad Statistics

Squad Size
Average 1st XI Age
Youngest 1st XI
Oldest 1st XI
Youngest Player
Oldest Player

First Team Squad

Player
Number
Villa Career
Frank Moss 1938-55
Player #386
1938-55 Aston Villa, £2k, 314 | 3 |
George Edwards
Player #387
1938-51 Aston Villa, Free, 152 | 41 |
Joe Rutherford
Player #390
1939-51 Aston Villa, £2.5k, 156 | 0 |
Harry Parkes
Player #395
1945-55 Aston Villa, Free, 344 | 4 |
Billy Goffin
Player #396
1945-54 Aston Villa, Free, 173 | 42 |
Les Smith
Player #397
1945-51 Aston Villa, £7.5k, 197 | 37 |
Johnny Dixon
Player #401
1945-61 Aston Villa, Free, 437 | 144 |
Derek Ashton
Player #403
1946-51 Aston Villa, Free, 8 | 0 |
Dicky Dorsett
Player #405
1946-53 Aston Villa, £3k, 270 | 27 |
Amos Moss
Player #406
1946-56 Aston Villa, Free, 108 | 5 |
Trevor Ford
Player #408
1946-51 Aston Villa, £9.5k, 127 | 61 |
Keith Jones
Player #411
1947-57 Aston Villa, Free, 199 | 0 |
Albert Vinall
Player #412
1947-54 Aston Villa, Free, 11 | 1 |
Larry Canning
Player #414
1948-54 Aston Villa, Free, 41 | 3 |
Con Martin
Player #416
1948-56 Aston Villa, £10k, 212 | 1 |
Syd Howarth
Player #417
1948-50 Aston Villa, £6.5k, 9 | 2 |
Miller Craddock
Player #418
1948-50 Aston Villa, Free, 34 | 10 |
Ivor Powell
Player #419
1948-50 Aston Villa, £17.5k, 86 | 5 |
Herbert Smith
Player #420
1948-53 Aston Villa, Free, 54 | 9 |
Colin Gibson
Player #421
1949-55 Aston Villa, £17.5k, 167 | 25 |
Jimmy Harrison
Player #422
1949-50 Aston Villa, £12k, 8 | 1 |
Pat Daly
Player #423
1949-50 Aston Villa, Free, 4 | 0 |
Jack Hindle
Player #424
1950 Aston Villa, £6k, 15 | 0 |
Tommy Thompson
Player #425
1950-55 Aston Villa, £12.5k, 165 | 76 |
Stan Lynn
Player #426
1950-61 Aston Villa, £10k, 324 | 38 |
Geoff Sellars
Player #427
1950 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |
Davy Walsh
Player #428
1951-55 Aston Villa, £25k, 113 | 40 |
Ron Jeffries
Player #429
1951-53 Aston Villa, Free, 2 | 0 |
Peter Aldis
Player #430
1951-59 Aston Villa, Free, 296 | 1 |
Danny Blanchflower
Player #431
1951-55 Aston Villa, £15k, 155 | 10 |
Derek Pace
Player #432
1950-58 Aston Villa, Free, 107 | 42 |

Appearances

Goals

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Jack Hindle
15
22
1.47
3
20%
GK Keith Jones
15
29
1.93
3
20%
GK Joe Rutherford
14
20
1.43
3
21%
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