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Game #1252

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 2 April 1924

Won

WDWWW

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 20,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa

1-0

Blackburn Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa win for the seventh time in nine games thanks to George Stephenson's (pictured) strike to make it fifteen wins, twelve draws and ten defeats in thirty seven division one games.

KEY MAN

Villa win for the seventh time in nine games thanks to George Stephenson's strike, Wednesday, 2 April 1924.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 2 April 1924

ON THIS DAY

Villa win for the seventh time in nine games thanks to make it fifteen wins, twelve draws and ten defeats in thirty seven division one games. Meanwhile, forward Albert Surtees made his Villa debut aged 22 after joining from Durham City in July 1922.

Aston Villa

Blackburn Rovers

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1913โ€“14

FIXTURE HISTORY

Blackburn Rovers

Previous 5 vs. Blackburn: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1923-24 |
Matchday | #42 |
League Match | #37 |
Manager Game | #1226 |
Wednesday, 2 April 1924

MATCH SUMMARY

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

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 1226 | ๐ŸŸฉ 620 ๐ŸŸจ 226 ๐ŸŸฅ 380 | 1.70

Villa Career Form:

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Alex McClure, Cecil Harris, Jock Johnstone, Albert Surtees (debut) and George Stephenson replace Vic Milne, Tommy Smart, George Blackburn, Billy Kirton and Billy Walker.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Tommy Jackson |
CB Alex McClure |
FB Cecil Harris |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Frank Moss |
W Dicky York |
W Arthur Dorrell |
F Albert Surtees |
F George Stephenson |
F Len Capewell |
F Jock Johnstone |

MANAGER

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Blackburn Rovers

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SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

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No Substitutions Permitted in Period

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SQUAD STATS

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MATCHDAY SQUAD

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SQUAD STATS

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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 Halfโ€จ

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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โšฝ | Goal
๐Ÿ”ฅ | Assist
๐Ÿ” | Substitution

๐ŸŸจ | Booking

๐ŸŸฅ | Sending off

๐Ÿ†˜ | Poor refereeing performance
๐ŸŸข : Debut ๐Ÿ”ด : Final Game

DEBUT APPEARANCES

FINAL APPEARANCES

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

MATCH QUOTES

MATCH REPORT