Game #1202

1922-23

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Division One

Birmingham City

Villa Park

Attendance: 40,000

Saturday, 24 March 1923

Billy Walker hit a brace of penalties as Villa inflict quick revenge on the team with three names for their defeat last time out at St Andrew's to make it six wins in the last nine games and fifteen wins, eight draws and eleven defeats in thirty four division one games this season.

Aston Villa

3-0

Birmingham

Scorer(s) | Len Capewell | Billy Walker (pen) | Billy Walker (pen) |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1202

Season | 1922-23 |
Matchday | #35 |
League Match | #34 |
Manager Game | #1176 |
Saturday, 24 March 1923

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MATCH OFFICIALS

MATCH INCIDENTS

Villa

Birmingham City

🟨 | Booking
🟥 | Sending off
💥+ | Incidents e.g. penalty awarded

💥- | Incidents e.g. penalty conceded, goal disallowed

💥 | Incidents e.g. refused clear pen

🆘 | Notably poor refereeing performance    

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

George Ramsay names an unchanged line up despite a first defeat in eight last time out.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

Management Committee | Club Secretary | George Ramsay

STAFF

STARTING LINE UP

GK Cyril Spiers |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
CB Tommy Ball |
M George Blackburn |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F Billy Walker |
F John Roxborough |
F Len Capewell |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

ON THIS DAY

Villa inflict quick revenge on the team with three names for their defeat last time out at St Andrew's to make it six wins in the last nine games and fifteen wins, eight draws and eleven defeats in thirty four division one games this season.

Billy Walker, hit a brace of penalties as Villa inflict quick revenge on the team with three names for their defeat last time out at St Andrew's to make it six wins in the last nine games, Saturday, 24 March 1923.

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MATCH TIMELINE

MANAGER WATCH

POSITION

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MATCH PROGRAMME

MATCH PROGRAMME

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QUOTES

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