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Game #1303

Aston Villa

Wednesday, 29 April 1925

Won

LLWDW

Division One

Blackburn Rovers

Attendance: 7,000

Villa Park

Aston Villa

4-3

Blackburn Rovers

Assist(s) | Not recorded

MATCH SUMMARY

Villa record three successive unbeaten League games for the first time since November as they win for the second time in three with George Stephenson (pictured) hitting a brace to make it twelve wins, thirteen draws and sixteen defeats in forty one division one games.

KEY MAN

Villa record three successive unbeaten League games for the first time since November as they win for the second time in three with George Stephenson hitting a brace, Wednesday, 29 April 1925.

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MATCH TIMELINE

Wednesday, 29 April 1925

ON THIS DAY

Villa record three successive unbeaten League games for the first time since November as they win for the second time in three to make it twelve wins, thirteen draws and sixteen defeats in forty one division one games. Meanwhile, centre forward Arthur Phoenix, 23, made his fourth and final appearances during which time he scored three goals before moving on to Barnsley in May 1925.

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: | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฅ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

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Season | 1924-25 |
Matchday | #45 |
League Match | #41 |
Manager Game | #1277 |
Wednesday, 29 April 1925

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 4-3 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | LLWDW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 1277 | ๐ŸŸฉ 637 ๐ŸŸจ 241 ๐ŸŸฅ 399 | 1.69

Villa Career Form:

MATCH OFFICIALS

ALL THE MATCHES REFEREED BY:

CARDS

Villa

Blackburn Rovers

TEAM NEWS

Tom Jones, Joe Corbett and Arthur Phoenix replace Cecil Harris, Jock Johnstone and Len Capewell.

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

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Aston Villa

GK Cyril Spiers |
FB Teddy Bowen |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Tommy Muldoon |
M Tom Jones |
M Joe Corbett |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F Billy Walker |
F George Stephenson |
CF Arthur Phoenix |

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

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