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Game #1305

Aston Villa

Saturday, 29 August 1925

Won

WDWWW

Division One

Attendance: 37,025

Burnley

Villa Park

Villa open the season with a stunning victory - equalling their biggest ever League win set in October 1912 - as they put ten past Burnley at Villa Park without reply as Len Capewell (pictured) grabs five - as many as he scored in the entirety of the disappointing 1924-25 campaign as Villa finished in their lowest ever position.

Aston Villa

10-0

Burnley

Assist(s) | Not recorded

KEY MAN

Villa open the season with a stunning victory - equalling their biggest ever League win set in October 1912 - as they put ten past Burnley at Villa Park without reply as Len Capewell grabs five - as many as he scored in the entirety of the disappointing 1924-25 campaign as Villa finished in their lowest ever position, Saturday, 29 August 1925.

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Saturday, 29 August 1925

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Villa open the season with a stunning victory - equalling their biggest ever League win set in October 1912 - as they put ten past Burnley at Villa Park without reply in a perfect response to the disappointing 1924-25 campaign as Villa finished in 15th - their lowest ever position.

Aston Villa

Burnley

League Champions: ๐Ÿ†
FA Cup Winners: ๐Ÿ†
Last Trophy: 1920-21

FIXTURE HISTORY

Burnley

Previous 5 vs. Burnley: | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸจ | ๐ŸŸฉ | ๐ŸŸฉ |

FIXTURE DETAILS

Season | 1925-26 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #1279 |
Saturday, 29 August 1925

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | George Ramsay led Management Committee |
FT Score | 10-0 |
FT Result | Won |
Last 5 Games | WDWWW |

MANAGERIAL RECORD

George Ramsay led Management Committee

GAMES | WINS | DRAWS | LOSSES | POINTS PER GAME

๐Ÿ•’ 1279 | ๐ŸŸฉ 639 ๐ŸŸจ 241 ๐ŸŸฅ 399 | 1.69

Career Form:

George Ramsay led Management Committee

MATCH OFFICIALS

All the matches refereed by:

CARDS

Villa

Burnley

TEAM NEWS

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

MANAGER

MANAGER

George Ramsay led Management Committee

Aston Villa

GK Cyril Spiers |
CB Alec Talbot |
LB Tommy Mort |
FB Tommy Smart |
M Tommy Muldoon |
M Frank Moss |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F Billy Walker |
F George Stephenson |
F Len Capewell |

Burnley

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions Permitted in Period

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

SQUAD STATS

MATCHDAY SQUAD

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

UNAVAILABLE

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

TABLE

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PROGRAMME

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MATCHDAY QUOTES

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