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Game #1044

Aston Villa

Won

WWWWW

Thursday, 25 December 1919

Division One

Chelsea

Villa Park

Attendance: 30,000

Aston Villa

5-2

Chelsea

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Clem Stephenson scored his fifteenth goal in fourteen games as Villa record six consecutive victories for the first time since March 1914 and make it ten wins, a draw and nine defeats in their twenty division one games this season.

KEY MAN

Clem Stephenson, scored his fifteenth goal in fourteen games as Villa win for the sixth successive game, Thursday, 25 December 1919.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Thursday, 25 December 1919

ON THIS DAY

Villa's vastly improved form continues as they record six consecutive victories for the first time since March 1914 and make it ten wins, a draw and nine defeats in their twenty division one games this season.

Villa’s first ten games of the campaign had delivered one win, one draw and eight defeats. A win rate of 10%, unbeaten rate of 20% and loss rate of 80%.

By contrast, Villa’s second ten games of the campaign had delivered nine wins and one defeat. A win rate of 90%, unbeaten rate of 90% and loss rate of 10%

Meanwhile, Villa handed their seventeenth debut in twenty matches to centre forward Andy Young aged 23 after his arrival from Blyth Spartans in November 1919.

Aston Villa

Chelsea

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1919-20 |
Matchday | #20 |
League Match | #20 |
Manager Game | #1018 |
Thursday, 25 December 1919

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 5-2 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 1018 | 🟩 522 🟨 186 🟥 310 | 1.72

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Chelsea

TEAM NEWS

Andy Young is handed his debut in place of Harry Hampton.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Sam Hardy |
CB Jim Harrop |
CB Frank Barson |
LB Tommy Weston |
RB Jack Thompson |
M Andy Ducat |
W Harold Edgley |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Clem Stephenson |
F Billy Kirton |
CF Andy Young |

MANAGER

David Calderhead | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿 |

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Chelsea

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MATCHDAY SQUAD BIOGRAPHIES

STARTING XI

SUBSTITUTES

UNUSED

Not necessarily indicative of the actual matchday formation

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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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 Half


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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⚽ | Goal
🔥 | Assist
🔁 | Substitution

🟨 | Booking

🟥 | Sending off

🆘 | Poor refereeing performance
🟢 : Debut 🔴 : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT

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