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Game #1212

Aston Villa

Won

WLWLW

Wednesday, 29 August 1923

Division One

Manchester City

Villa Park

Attendance: 12,000

Aston Villa

2-0

Manchester City

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Billy Walker (pictured) scored to help Villa to a first win of the season.

KEY MAN

Billy Walker, scored to help Villa to a first win of the season, 29 August 1923.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 29 August 1923

ON THIS DAY

Villa record a first win of the season after an opening day defeat.

Aston Villa

Manchester City

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: 🏆
Last Trophy: 1903-04

FIXTURE HISTORY

Manchester City

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FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1923-24 |
Matchday | #2 |
League Match | #2 |
Manager Game | #1186 |
Wednesday, 29 August 1923

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WLWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 1186 | 🟩 601 🟨 214 🟥 371 | 1.70

Villa Career Form:

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Manchester City

TEAM NEWS

Len Capewell replaces Ian Dickson.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

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

MANAGER

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Manchester City

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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