Game #1226

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Division One

Meadow Lane

Attendance: 12,000

Saturday, 10 November 1923

Position:

Notts County

0-1

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | Billy Kirton |

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1226

Season | 1923-24 |
Matchday | #16 |
League Match | #16 |
Manager Game | #1200 |
Saturday, 10 November 1923

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 1-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | DLWDW |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

George Stephenson replaces Billy Walker.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Tommy Jackson |
CB Tommy Ball |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
M George Blackburn |
M Frank Moss |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Billy Kirton |
F George Stephenson |
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

KEY MAN

in George Ramsay's remarkable 1200th game as Secretary Manager Villa secure their sixth win of the season thanks to a Billy Kirton strike but the game, result, season and milestone is completely overshadowed by the murder that evening of centre back Tommy Ball, Saturday, 10 November 1923.

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

in George Ramsay's remarkable 1200th game as Secretary Manager Villa secure their sixth win of the season thanks to a Billy Kirton strike but the game, result, season and milestone is completely overshadowed by the murder that evening of centre back Tommy Ball. Tommy's murder, aged 23, at the hands of his landlord, created a tragic end to a promising career that had already delivered 77 appearances since his debut in April 1920.

MATCH REPORT

MATCH REPORT