Season 63 | 1951-52

The Story of 1951-52

Season Summary

Division
Final League Position
FA Cup Progress
Biggest Win
Division One
6th
3rd Round
7-1 vs. Chelsea (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
Ongoing
George Martin
43
19
9
15
28
44%
35%
65%
21%
1.53
Manager
Chairman
Chief Executive
George Martin
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
43
19
9
15
81
74
7
1.09
1.88
1.72
9
21%
44%
35%
28
65%
1.53

Results - League

Pos
P
W
D
L
F
A
Pts
GD
GPG
CPG
GR
CS
CS%
W%
L%
U%
PPG
6th
42
19
9
14
79
70
47
9
1.88
1.67
1.13
9
21%
45%
33%
67%
1.57

Sequences

Wins in a Row
League Wins in a Row
Games Unbeaten
Games without a Win
Losing Run
4
4
8
4
4

 

 League Table

Pos
Club
P
W
D
L
F
A
GD
Pts
1
Manchester United
42
23
11
8
95
52
43
57
2
Tottenham Hotspur
42
22
9
11
76
51
25
53
3
Arsenal
42
21
11
10
80
61
19
53
4
Portsmouth
42
20
8
14
68
58
10
48
5
Bolton Wanderers
42
19
10
13
65
61
4
48
6
Aston Villa
42
19
9
14
79
70
9
47
7
Preston North End
42
17
12
13
74
54
20
46
8
Newcastle United
42
18
9
15
98
73
25
45
9
Blackpool
42
18
9
15
64
64
0
45
10
Charlton Athletic
42
17
10
15
68
63
5
44
11
Liverpool
42
12
19
11
57
61
-4
43
12
Sunderland
42
15
12
15
70
61
9
42
13
West Bromwich Albion
42
14
13
15
74
77
-3
41
14
Burnley
42
15
10
17
56
63
-7
40
15
Manchester City
42
13
13
16
58
61
-3
39
16
Wolverhampton Wanderers
42
12
14
16
73
73
0
38
17
Derby County
42
15
7
20
63
80
-17
37
18
Middlesbrough
42
15
6
21
64
88
-24
36
19
Chelsea
42
14
8
20
52
72
-20
36
20
Stoke City
42
12
7
23
49
88
-39
31
21
Huddersfield Town
42
10
8
24
49
82
-33
28
22
Fulham
42
8
11
23
58
77
-19
27

Matches

Select a row for detailed match reports

Competition
Date
Home
Away
W
D
L
Game
Division One
18 Aug 1951
Bolton Wanderers
5-2
Aston Villa
L
2209
Division One
25 Aug 1951
Aston Villa
4-1
Derby County
W
2210
Division One
27 Aug 1951
Aston Villa
2-1
Sunderland
W
2211
Division One
1 Sep 1951
Manchester City
2-2
Aston Villa
D
2212
Division One
5 Sep 1951
Sunderland
1-3
Aston Villa
W
2213
Division One
8 Sep 1951
Aston Villa
1-0
Arsenal
W
2214
Division One
10 Sep 1951
Aston Villa
1-0
Huddersfield Town
W
2215
Division One
15 Sep 1951
Blackpool
0-3
Aston Villa
W
2216
Division One
19 Sep 1951
Huddersfield Town
3-1
Aston Villa
L
2217
Division One
22 Sep 1951
Aston Villa
2-0
Liverpool
W
2218
Division One
29 Sep 1951
Portsmouth
2-0
Aston Villa
L
2219
Division One
6 Oct 1951
Stoke City
4-1
Aston Villa
L
2220
Division One
13 Oct 1951
Aston Villa
2-5
Manchester United
L
2221
Division One
20 Oct 1951
Tottenham Hotspur
2-0
Aston Villa
L
2222
Division One
27 Oct 1951
Aston Villa
3-2
Preston North End
W
2223
Division One
3 Nov 1951
Burnley
2-1
Aston Villa
L
2224
Division One
10 Nov 1951
Aston Villa
0-2
Charlton Athletic
L
2225
Division One
17 Nov 1951
Fulham
2-2
Aston Villa
D
2226
Division One
24 Nov 1951
Aston Villa
2-0
Middlesbrough
W
2227
Division One
1 Dec 1951
West Brom
1-2
Aston Villa
W
2228
Division One
8 Dec 1951
Aston Villa
2-2
Newcastle United
D
2229
Division One
15 Dec 1951
Aston Villa
1-1
Bolton Wanderers
D
2230
Division One
22 Dec 1951
Derby County
1-1
Aston Villa
D
2231
Division One
25 Dec 1951
Aston Villa
3-3
Wolves
D
2232
Division One
26 Dec 1951
Wolves
1-2
Aston Villa
W
2233
Division One
29 Dec 1951
Aston Villa
1-2
Manchester City
L
2234
Division One
5 Jan 1952
Arsenal
2-1
Aston Villa
L
2235
FA Cup 3rd Round
12 Jan 1952
Newcastle United
4-2
Aston Villa
L
2236
Division One
19 Jan 1952
Aston Villa
4-0
Blackpool
W
2237
Division One
26 Jan 1952
Liverpool
1-2
Aston Villa
W
2238
Division One
9 Feb 1952
Aston Villa
2-0
Portsmouth
W
2239
Division One
16 Feb 1952
Aston Villa
2-3
Stoke City
L
2240
Division One
1 Mar 1952
Manchester United
1-1
Aston Villa
D
2241
Division One
8 Mar 1952
Aston Villa
0-3
Tottenham Hotspur
L
2242
Division One
15 Mar 1952
Preston North End
2-2
Aston Villa
D
2243
Division One
22 Mar 1952
Aston Villa
4-1
Burnley
W
2244
Division One
5 Apr 1952
Aston Villa
4-1
Fulham
W
2245
Division One
12 Apr 1952
Middlesbrough
2-0
Aston Villa
L
2246
Division One
14 Apr 1952
Chelsea
2-2
Aston Villa
D
2247
Division One
15 Apr 1952
Aston Villa
7-1
Chelsea
W
2248
Division One
19 Apr 1952
Aston Villa
2-0
West Brom
W
2249
Division One
24 Apr 1952
Charlton Athletic
0-1
Aston Villa
W
2250
Division One
26 Apr 1952
Newcastle United
6-1
Aston Villa
L
2251

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
28.45
27.60 | Derby (a), 22 December 1951
30.07 | Bolton (a), 18 August 1951

First Team Squad

Appearances

Goals

'Keepers

'Keeper
Appearances
Conceded
Ratio
Clean Sheets
Clean Sheet %
GK Con Martin
27
39
1.44
7
26%