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Game #1065

Aston Villa

Lost

WLWWL

Wednesday, 7 April 1920

Division One

Bolton Wanderers

Villa Park

Attendance: 26,000

Aston Villa

3-6

Bolton Wanderers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Billy Walker scored for the fourth time in two games but Villa ship six at Villa Park and suffer one of the worst results at home in their history second only to a 1-7 defeat also at the hands of Bolton that they suffered in December 1914.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker, scored for the fourth time in two games but Villa suffer a heavy defeat, Wednesday, 7 April 1920.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 7 April 1920

ON THIS DAY

Villa lose for the first time in three as they ship six at Villa Park and suffer one of the worst results at home in their history second only to a 1-7 defeat also at the hands of Bolton that they suffered in December 1914.

Meanwhile, centre back Tommy Ball made his Villa debut aged 20 in less than auspicious circumstances after joining from Newcastle United in July 1919.

Aston Villa

Bolton Wanderers

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

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1919-20 |
Matchday | #41 |
League Match | #36 |
Manager Game | #1039 |
Wednesday, 7 April 1920

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 3-6 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | WLWWL |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 1039 | 🟩 533 🟨 190 🟥 316 | 1.72

Villa Career Form:

Top 6

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Bolton Wanderers

TEAM NEWS

Jim Lee, Tommy Ball (debut), Tommy Smart, Jimmy Lawrence and Dicky York replace Sam Hardy, Jack Thompson, Tommy Weston, Jack Hampson and Andy Ducat.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Jim Lee |
CB Tommy Ball |
CB Frank Barson |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Jimmy Lawrence |
M Frank Moss |
W Dicky York |
W Charlie Wallace |
F Billy Kirton |
F Clem Stephenson |
F Billy Walker |

MANAGER

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Bolton Wanderers

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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

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