Game #1048

FA Cup 1st Round

Villa Park

Attendance: 33,000

Saturday, 10 January 1920

Position:

1st Round

Aston Villa

2-1

Queens Park Rangers

Scorer(s) | Billy Walker | Billy Walker |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1048

Season | 1919-20 |
Matchday | #24 |
Manager Game | #1022 |
Saturday, 10 January 1920

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WWLDW |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Ernie Blackburn, Harold Edgley and Billy Walker (debut) replace Jack Thompson, Arthur Dorrell and Harry Hampton.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Sam Hardy |
CB Frank Barson |
CB Jim Harrop |
LB Tommy Weston |
FB Ernie Blackburn |
M Andy Ducat |
W Harold Edgley |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Clem Stephenson |
F Billy Kirton |
F Billy Walker |

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

ON THIS DAY

Villa win for the first time in three to beat QPR in the first round of the FA Cup.

Meanwhile, one game after one Villa legend moves on in Harry Hampton, another arrives as forward Billy Walker made his debut aged 22 after joining from Wednesbury Old Athletic in March 1915 as a 17 year old.

Walker became Villa’s eighteenth debutant in twenty three matches.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker, scored a brace on debut as Villa beat QPR in the FA Cup first round, Saturday, 10 January 1920.

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