Game #1351

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Division One

St James' Park

Attendance: 36,057

Saturday, 28 August 1926

Position:

Newcastle United

4-0

Aston Villa

Scorer(s) | None |

Assist(s) | None

AT A GLANCE

Game #1351

Season | 1926-27 |
Matchday | #1 |
League Match | #1 |
Manager Game | #1 |
Saturday, 28 August 1926

MATCH SUMMARY

Manager | Billy Smith led Management Committee |
FT Score | 0-4 |
FT Result | Lost |
Last 5 Games | LWLDL |

TEAM STATS

Not recorded

TEAM NEWS

Joe Nicholson is handed his debut.

UNAVAILABLE

Not recorded

MATCH STATS

Not recorded

QUOTE OF THE DAY

MATCH PROGRAMME

LEAGUE TABLE

STARTING LINE UP

GK Cyril Spiers |
CB Alec Talbot |
FB Tommy Smart |
LB Tommy Mort |
M Tommy Muldoon |
W Arthur Dorrell |
W Dicky York |
F Len Capewell |
F Fred Norris |
F Jock Johnstone |
CF Joe Nicholson |

SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

UNUSED SUBSTITUTES

No Substitutions permitted in period

THE OPPOSITION

ex: Also played for the Villa

g: Scored

s/o: Sent off

s-: Sub off; s+: Sub on

KEY MAN

After 1,324 games Villa have a new Secretary Manager - Billy Smith - and his reign gets off to the worst possible start, Saturday, 28 August 1926.

MATCH TIMELINE

ON THIS DAY

After 1,324 games Villa (pictured) have a new Secretary Manager - Billy Smith - and his reign gets off to the worst possible start. Meanwhile, centre forward Joe Nicholson made his sole appearance for Villa aged 28 after joining from Cardiff City in June 1926 before moving on to Bangor City in August 1927.

MATCH REPORT

MATCH REPORT