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Game #1016

Aston Villa

Saturday, 20 March 1915

Lost

DLWWL

Division One

Sheffield United

Attendance: 17,000

Bramall Lane

Sheffield United

3-0

Aston Villa

Assist(s) | None

MATCH SUMMARY

Sammy Whittaker made his final appearance as Villa end a run of two victories with defeat at Bramall Lane to make it ten wins, eight draws and twelve defeats in thirty division one games.

KEY MAN

Sammy Whittaker, final appearance, Saturday, 20 March 1915.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Saturday, 20 March 1915

ON THIS DAY

Villa end a run of two victories with defeat at Bramall Lane to make it ten wins, eight draws and twelve defeats in thirty division one games.

Meanwhile, forward Sammy Whittaker made his final appearance aged 26 after making 68 appearances and scoring six goals across his seven seasons with Villa before moving on to Walsall in May 1915.

Aston Villa

Sheffield United

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1901-02

FIXTURE HISTORY

Sheffield United

Previous 5 vs. Sheffield United: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1914-15 |
Matchday | #32 |
League Match | #30 |
Manager Game | #990 |
Saturday, 20 March 1915

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-3 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | DLWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 990 | ๐ŸŸฉ 509 ๐ŸŸจ 182 ๐ŸŸฅ 299 | 1.73

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Sheffield United

TEAM NEWS

Jimmy Leach and Sammy Whittaker replace Tommy Weston and Andy Ducat.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Sam Hardy |
CB Jim Harrop |
CB Bill Morris |
FB William Littlewood |
M Jimmy Leach |
W Charlie Wallace |
W Harold Edgley |
CF Harry Hampton |
F Joe Bache |
F Clem Stephenson |
F Sammy Whittaker |

MANAGER

John Nicholson | ๐Ÿด๓ ง๓ ข๓ ฅ๓ ฎ๓ ง๓ ฟ |

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Sheffield United

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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UNAVAILABLE

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Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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Not Recorded

Player Positions:

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GK : Goalkeeper
CB, D, B : Centre Back, Defender, Back
FB, LB, RB, WH : Full Back, Left Back, Right Back, Wing Back, Wing Halfโ€จ

M, CH, LH, RH : Midfielder, Centre Half, Left Half, Right Half
W, OL, OR : Winger, Outside Left, Outside Right
F, IF, IL, IR : Forward, Inside Forward, Inside Left, Inside Right, Second Striker, False 9
CF : Centre Forward

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Match Symbols:

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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

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