Game #1245

FA Cup 3rd Round

Villa Park

Attendance: 51,000

Saturday, 23 February 1924

Position:

Aston Villa

3-0

Leeds United

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

Assist(s) | Not recorded

AT A GLANCE

Game #1245

Season | 1923-24 |
Matchday | #35 |
Manager Game | #1219 |
Saturday, 23 February 1924

MATCH SUMMARY

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

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

George Blackburn and Len Capewell replace Alex McClure and Percy Varco.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Tommy Jackson |
CB Vic Milne |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
M George Blackburn |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Billy Kirton |
F Jock Johnstone |
F Billy Walker |
F Len Capewell |

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 face off against second division high flyers Leeds United for the first time in League or Cup football and run out winners in the FA Cup third round.

KEY MAN

Villa face off against second division high flyers Leeds United for the first time in League or Cup football and run out winners in the FA Cup third round thanks to a brace from Len Capewell - his thirteenth goal in fifteen - and a strike from Billy Walker, Saturday, 23 February 1924

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