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Game #1280

Aston Villa

Won

LLWLW

Friday, 26 December 1924

Division One

Leeds United

Villa Park

Attendance: 50,000

Aston Villa

2-1

Leeds United

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

One day after shipping six against them, Villa beat Leeds on Boxing day thanks to a debut brace from new boy Arthur Phoenix to make it seven wins, ten draws and five defeats in twenty two division one games.

KEY MAN

One day after shipping six against them, Villa beat Leeds on Boxing day thanks to a debut brace from new boy Arthur Phoenix, Friday, 26 December 1924.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Friday, 26 December 1924

ON THIS DAY

One day after shipping six against them, Villa beat Leeds on Boxing day to make it seven wins, ten draws and five defeats in twenty two division one games. Meanwhile, centre forward Arthur Phoenix made his Villa debut aged 22 after joining from Birmingham in May 1924, scoring twice.

Aston Villa

Leeds United

League Champions: ❌
FA Cup Winners: ❌
Last Trophy: ❌

FIXTURE HISTORY

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Season | 1924-25 |
Matchday | #22 |
League Match | #22 |
Manager Game | #1254 |
Friday, 26 December 1924

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 2-1 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLWLW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

🕒 1254 | 🟩 630 🟨 237 🟥 387 | 1.70

Villa Career Form:

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Leeds United

TEAM NEWS

Tommy Jackson, Vic Milne, Arthur Phoenix (debut), Tommy Muldoon and Jock Johnstone replace Cyril Spiers, Alec Talbot, Frank Moss, George Blackburn and Albert Surtees.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Tommy Jackson |
CB Vic Milne |
FB Cecil Harris |
FB Teddy Bowen |
M Tommy Muldoon |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Joe Eccles |
F Billy Walker |
F Billy Kirton |
F Jock Johnstone |
CF Arthur Phoenix |

MANAGER

Arthur Fairclough | 🏴󠁧󠁢󠁥󠁮󠁧󠁿 |

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Leeds United

SUBSTITUTES

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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

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