Stafford Road

1-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Andy Hunter

Assists(s) | Not recorded

Game #1

FA Cup 2nd Round

Attendance: 2,000

Saturday, 13 December 1879

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AT A GLANCE

Game #1

Season | 1879-80 |
Matchday | #1 |
Manager Game | #1 |
Saturday, 13 December 1879

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-1 |
FT Result | Drew |
Last 5 Games | ----D |

TEAM STATS

[Exact birth dates not recorded]

Starting XI Average Age
| 23.39 |

Oldest Player |
M Sammy Law | 29.96 |

Youngest Player |
F Andy Hunter | 15.38* |

*Unconfirmed

TEAM NEWS

Debuts all round as Villa embark on their first ever FA Cup tie

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

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STARTING LINE UP

GK John Ball
D Harry Simmonds
D Tommy Pank
M Sammy Law
HB Ted Lee
M Eli Davis
F Billy Mason
F Archie Hunter
F Charlie Johnstone
F William Crossland
F Andy Hunter

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

MATCH TIMELINE

[Exact chronological timings not recorded]
1’ Debut, John Ball, Harry Simmonds, Tommy Pank, Sammy Law, Ted Lee, Eli Davis, Billy Mason, Archie Hunter, Charlie Johnstone, William Crossland and Andy Hunter
Goal, 0-1, (Stafford Road)
Goal, 1-1, Andy Hunter
FT Stafford Road 1-1 Aston Villa

ON THIS DAY

Villa received a Bye in the first round of the FA Cup and therefore made their Cup debut in the Second Round.

John Ball, Harry Simmonds, Tommy Pank, Sammy Law, Ted Lee, Eli Davis, Billy Mason, Archie Hunter, Charlie Johnstone, William Crossland and Andy Hunter made their FA Cup debuts for the club.

KEY MAN

One of 11 FA Cup debuts for Villa, Archie Hunter, 13 December 1879

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